Recent Press Releases Referencing Fifth Ward

Milwaukee Welcomes First Coworking Community for Water Industry

The Oasis is a reformat of approximately 4,000 square feet of each the second and third floors of the Global Water Center.

City of Milwaukee Dept. of Public Works

Water Street Bridge to Close May 1 – 26, 2017

The bridge will re-open by end of day on Friday, May 26 – weather permitting.

Wangard’s Freshwater Plaza Hits Milestone

Freshwater Apartments is now leasing!

Neighborhood Buildings

  • 161 First

    161 First

    Mixed-use development in Walker's Point.

  • Bridgeview at South Water Works

    Bridgeview at South Water Works

    55-unit apartment building in the South Water Works devlopment.

  • Building 6 at South Water Works

    Building 6

    Building 6 is an apartment building in the South Water Works development on the edge of the Walker’s Point neighborhood. Originally built by Lighthouse Development, the project was lost through foreclosure. It contains 52 units. The building was built as an addition to 201 E. Pittsburgh Ave., a former Pittsburgh Plate Glass building built in […]

  • Next Act Theatre

    Next Act Theatre

    The Transpak Crane Bay building was converted into the Next Act Theatre in 2012.

  • Oregon at South Water Works

    Oregon at South Water Works

    Empty warehouse on the south end of the South Water Works complex.

  • Rivianna

    Rivianna as seen from the river.

  • The Point on the River

    View of The Point on the River.