Dates for Bronzeville Week 2022 approved by Council
During today’s meeting of the Common Council, the Council adopted file #210696 – Resolution designating August 6-13, 2022, as Bronzeville Week in the city of Milwaukee. Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs sponsored the file and also serves as host for the week-long celebration of history, culture, art, and commerce in the Bronzeville Cultural and Entertainment District.
Bounded by Garfield Avenue to Center Street, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Drive to 7th Street, the Bronzeville Cultural and Entertainment District is wholly located in the 6th Aldermanic District. The Bronzeville Cultural and Entertainment District is a City of Milwaukee redevelopment initiative inspired by Milwaukee’s original Bronzeville, and it is striving to revitalize the area of Milwaukee where African-American culture has been a mainstay.
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