Upcoming Events for the Week of October 19th, 2009
Urban Milwaukee’s Upcoming Events & Meetings Calendar should help you keep up to date on important events effecting our neighborhoods, the City of Milwaukee, and our region.
October 19, 2009
October 19, 2009 1:30 pmThe City Plan Commission (CPC) is the City’s official planning body established under State statute and is responsible for master planning activities. The CPC advises the Common Council on a variety of land development issues including zoning map changes, revisions in the zoning ordinance, subdivision approvals, business improvement districts, street and alley vacations, public land […]
October 19, 2009 3:00 pmThe Milwaukee Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) administers Milwaukee’s historic preservation ordinance, adopted in 1981, which provides certain kinds of legal protection for buildings or sites that have been declared historic by the Common Council. The HPC is responsible for designating historic landmarks and historic districts and for approving Certificates of Appropriateness (COAs) for permission to […]
October 20, 2009
October 20, 2009 5:00 pm to 7:30 pmHow water is woven into the fabric of Milwaukee’s past, present and future.
An evening with John Gurda telling the story of how Great Lakes freshwater, numerous rivers and rich and abundant habitat was a cornucopia for many Native American tribes and European immigrants to gather and settle in Milwaukee. These waters were highways for transportation […]
October 21, 2009
October 21, 2009 9:00 amThe Public Works Committee is responsible for physical services provided by the city such as street and alley maintenance, waste collection, disposal and recycling, sewer, water and flood control projects, assessments, public buildings, land and waterways.
Public Works Committee meetings start at 9:00 a.m. and are held in the Room 301-B, City Hall, unless otherwise noted.[…]
October 21, 2009 9:00 amThe mission of the Department of Public Works, including the construction and maintenance of county highways, bridges and public structures are the responsibility of this Committee. Members discuss all matters pertaining to the policy of mass transit and the Milwaukee County Transit System, including fares, service routes and capital improvements. The Committee discusses all matters […]
October 22, 2009
October 22, 2009 6:45 pmThere will be a discussion of plan recommendations followed by a presentation of the market analysis.
This meeting is open to all residents and property owners located in the West Side. Please invite your friends and neighbors!
Thursday, October 22, 2009
Faith United Church of Christ (Auditorium)
N. 78th and Hope Street (parking available)
October 24, 2009
October 24, 2009 8:45 am to 6:15 pmThis event is free an open to the public.
3271 N. Lake Dr.
Conference on History of the Milwaukee Metropolitan Area
October 24, 2009
(Schedule as of September 22, 2009)
8:45-9:15 a.m.: Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:15-9:25 a.m.: Introductory Remarks
9:30-11:10 a.m.: Session 1
Approaches to 20th Century Milwaukee History
Discussants/Chairs: John Buenker, Emeritus, UW-Parkside and Clay McShane,
Department of History, Northeastern University
Eric Fure-Slocum, […]