City of Milwaukee Department of City Development

Recent Articles

Mayor Cavalier Johnson Praises $3.2 Million from U.S. Department of Commerce to Spur Business Growth in Milwaukee
Press Release

Mayor Cavalier Johnson Praises $3.2 Million from U.S. Department of Commerce to Spur Business Growth in Milwaukee

Grant Funding to Support Building Infrastructure, Developing Kneeland Properties Site in Menomonee Valley

Development Teams Announced for Homes MKE Initiative
Press Release

Development Teams Announced for Homes MKE Initiative

The Homes MKE initiative will renovate City-owned vacant houses to build stronger neighborhoods

City’s Public Artist in Residence Pilot Program to Help Address Reckless Driving in Milwaukee
Press Release

City’s Public Artist in Residence Pilot Program to Help Address Reckless Driving in Milwaukee

New effort will foster collaboration between local artists and City government to address civic challenges and deploy creative solutions

Milwaukee to Celebrate Independence Day in 2022
Press Release

Milwaukee to Celebrate Independence Day in 2022

Tradition of City Celebrations to Continue with Community Activities

City of Milwaukee Seeking Developer Proposals for Homes MKE Initiative
Press Release

City of Milwaukee Seeking Developer Proposals for Homes MKE Initiative

American Rescue Plan Act funding will support Homes MKE initiative to renovate vacant houses, build stronger neighborhoods

City of Milwaukee Opens Application Period for Summer Youth Internship Program
Press Release

City of Milwaukee Opens Application Period for Summer Youth Internship Program

Since 2005, the Summer Youth Internship Program has connected thousands of young people with job opportunities and career pathways in City government

Nominations Sought for 25th Annual Mayor’s Design Awards
Press Release

Nominations Sought for 25th Annual Mayor’s Design Awards

Milwaukee Buildings, Improvements, and Spaces Will Be Honored

City of Milwaukee, Habitat for Humanity Working to Build New Housing in Harambee Neighborhood
Fond du Lac North Area Plan Earns City Plan Commission Approval
Healing Spaces Initiative Working to Support Harambee Neighborhood and Residents
Milwaukee Fresh Food Access Fund Grants Awarded
Press Release

Milwaukee Fresh Food Access Fund Grants Awarded

Program Invests in Capital Projects and Education Efforts

Traditional City 4th of July Celebrations Continue in 2021
Milwaukee Restart 2.0 Begins Grant Distribution
Press Release

Milwaukee Restart 2.0 Begins Grant Distribution

Program Provides Assistance to Small Business During Pandemic

The City of Milwaukee’s Anti-Displacement Program Honored with an Excellence in Planning Award
The 23rd Annual Mayor’s Design Awards Goes Virtual in 2020
Press Release

The 23rd Annual Mayor’s Design Awards Goes Virtual in 2020

Honors for Great Additions to Milwaukee’s Built Environment Will Be Revealed Next Week in a Multi-Day Online Celebration

Mayor Barrett Announces Launch of Milwaukee Restart 2.0
Press Release

Mayor Barrett Announces Launch of Milwaukee Restart 2.0

Efforts Continue to Provide Assistance to Small Business during Pandemic

City Moves Forward With Land Sale for Milwaukee Urban Stables
Press Release

City Moves Forward With Land Sale for Milwaukee Urban Stables

Facility Combines Police Stable with Community Programming

Milwaukee’s Riverwalk Earns Prestigious International Award
Press Release

Milwaukee’s Riverwalk Earns Prestigious International Award

Urban Land Institute Names RiverWalk a Global Award of Excellence Winner