County Executive Abele Orders Special Elections
Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele announced today special elections will be held to replace two County Supervisors.
The special elections will be part of the General Elections on April 2nd. If they are needed, Primaries will be held on February 19th.
Anyone interested in running for those seats will have to file nomination papers by 5:00 p.m. on January 15th.
Press Releases by Chris Abele
Nonpartisan researchers concur that “sizable” amount of new revenue is needed to maintain service levels and catch up on seferred maintenance; Abele proposal offers permanent relief
Milwaukee County opens Wisconsin’s First New Harm Reduction Housing Development
Budget Commits to Building a Stronger Community with SAVE Transit Plan, Investment in Youth Programs and Public Safety, and Path towards $15 Living Wage
Without new revenue and some operational changes, the transit system in Milwaukee County is at risk.
A majority of Wisconsinites support increasing the minimum wage to $15 per hour.
A grand reopening event for all three Domes is being planned for early December.