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Eyes on Milwaukee: The Fortress Nearly Ready for Residents
Eyes on Milwaukee

The Fortress Nearly Ready for Residents

126-year-old factory will be home to 132 modern apartments.

Eyes on Milwaukee: State Selects City Sites for New Buildings
Eyes on Milwaukee

State Selects City Sites for New Buildings

Will it build on one or both sites? State now has tough choice to make.

Eyes on Milwaukee: City to Host National Conference
Eyes on Milwaukee

City to Host National Conference

Officials want to show off solutions to urban blight at Reclaiming Vacant Properties Conference.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Redeveloping The Fortress
Eyes on Milwaukee

Redeveloping The Fortress

Massive downtown factory becoming 132 apartments.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Wiegand Transforming Near West Side
Eyes on Milwaukee

Wiegand Transforming Near West Side

Developer turning former school into hotel, empty office complex into food and beverage hub.

Eyes on Milwaukee: State Moving Downtown Offices
Eyes on Milwaukee

State Moving Downtown Offices

Will 27th and WI site be selected? State planning $50 million building.

Eyes on Milwaukee: 27th and Wisconsin Project Moves Forward
Eyes on Milwaukee

27th and Wisconsin Project Moves Forward

Common Council, DCD and Near West Side Partners agree on land sale

Eyes on Milwaukee: Huge Project for 27th and Wisconsin?
Eyes on Milwaukee

Huge Project for 27th and Wisconsin?

Near West Side Partners buying entire block, hypes development, wants free city land.

Now Serving: New Pizza and Chinese Restaurants

Contribution to Tom Barrett of $400

Now Serving: New Pizza and Chinese Restaurants
Now Serving

New Pizza and Chinese Restaurants

Plus: new Third Ward bakery, Walker's Point coffeehouse.

Ambassador Hotel to Celebrate Start of 90th Anniversary Year with Big New Year’s Celebration
Press Release

Ambassador Hotel to Celebrate Start of 90th Anniversary Year with Big New Year’s Celebration

The cost for tickets to the Roaring 20s New Year’s Eve party are now available for $125 per person.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Two Schools To Become Apartments
Eyes on Milwaukee

Two Schools To Become Apartments

Empty MPS buildings will find new life as housing, including a 60-unit complex.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Walker Veto Decimates Historic Preservation
Eyes on Milwaukee

Walker Veto Decimates Historic Preservation

Veto will make real estate development harder in Milwaukee and other cities.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Former MPS School to Become Hotel
Eyes on Milwaukee

Former MPS School to Become Hotel

Ambassador Hotel will turn classrooms into suites.

Celebrate Urban Milwaukee’s Birthday!

Celebrate Urban Milwaukee’s Birthday!

Join us for drinks and appetizers by acclaimed chef at historic hotel.

Ambassador Hotel Announces Reimagined Dining Entities
Press Release

Ambassador Hotel Announces Reimagined Dining Entities

Milwaukee’s historic hotel reveals new culinary concepts for its food and beverage operations and what inspired the change

Now Serving: New Thai Place in Riverwest
Now Serving

New Thai Place in Riverwest

Plus: Downtown gets new cafe and new tavern with beer garden.

Ambassador Hotel Announces Hire of Chef Jason Gorman as Culinary Director
Press Release

Ambassador Hotel Announces Hire of Chef Jason Gorman as Culinary Director

Milwaukee’s historic hotel reveals appointment of local talent from Art Museum

Wiegand sells four apartment buildings near Marquette University campus

Contribution to Tom Barrett of $400

Wiegand sells four apartment buildings near Marquette University campus
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Wiegand sells four apartment buildings near Marquette University campus

County committee approves plan to renovate City Campus complex on west side
Developer changes plans for near west side project
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Developer changes plans for near west side project

Wiegand alters City Campus plans, rerouting county money to Near West Side effort
Developer buys apartment building near west side project site
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Developer buys apartment building near west side project site

Plats and Parcels: 229 New Apartments in Brewers’ Hill
Plats and Parcels

229 New Apartments in Brewers’ Hill

But one of the two new buildings being developed generated grr-ipes from Matt Wild and Mary Louise Schumacher. Dare we disagree?

VISIT Milwaukee Names 2014-15 Officers and Board of Directors
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VISIT Milwaukee Names 2014-15 Officers and Board of Directors

VISIT Milwaukee announces its officers and Board of Directors for the business year 2014-15.

Eyes on Milwaukee: Sales Tax, Bradley Center Transportation, The Moderne, and More
Eyes on Milwaukee

Sales Tax, Bradley Center Transportation, The Moderne, and More

Welcome to the third installment of Eyes on Milwaukee. This week we take a look at Milwaukee's sales tax rate compared to other major cities, the Bradley Center's new transportation option, UWM's continued insistence on growing parking subsidies, and a whole lot of development news.