City Notices

Winter Schedule for Garbage Collection Begins Monday

The Department of Public Works (DPW) will start its winter schedule for collecting garbage and recycling materials on Monday, December 2. Collection routes and days will change for many City residents. The winter schedule will remain in effect through April 4, 2014. For more information, please click here to view the advisory, and go to to look up your scheduled collection dates.

Winter Parking Regulations Begin Today

Winter parking regulations for the City of Milwaukee take effect this Sunday, December 1, 2013 and remain in effect through Sunday, March 1, 2014. For more information on winter parking regulations, ALL parking regulations, plus instructions on how to sign up for Snow Mobile winter text message alerts, click here to view the advisory or go to

Neighborhood Town Hall set for Wednesday, December 11

Milwaukee Alderman Nik Kovac invites residents to share concerns and hear from local officials at a Neighborhood Town Hall meeting the evening of Wednesday, December 11, 2013. Participants will have the chance to meet, hear from and address concerns to Milwaukee Police Department Captain Aaron Raap, the new commander of Police District One. Other speakers will include Alderman Kovac, Heidi Weed from the Department

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Fall Leaf Collection

City Notice: City of Milwaukee residents can rake leaves into the street October 1st – November 15th for pickup by City crews. After November 15th, leaves can be taken to one of the City Help Centers.  More information is available at the DPW website.

Reminder: Meeting on U.S. Bank block development TONIGHT

This notice is from Alderman Kovac. ======================================= Dear Resident,Please join your neighbors and me for a community meeting on Tuesday, October 8th (TONIGHT) at 6:00 p.m. to review and comment on the proposed amendments to the Detailed Plan Development for East Greenwich Park Apartments located on the U.S. Bank block. This is the latest version of the Mercy Housing proposal.The meeting will be held

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Meeting: Another Bar on North Avenue?

From Alderman Kovac… —————————————————— Dear Resident, I am hosting a neighborhood meeting regarding a NEW application for a Class B Tavern License, Public Entertainment Premises License and Center for Visual and Performing Arts License for the Library Club, which inhabits the space beneath Beans & Barley. Sam Asad, the applicant, will be there to present his plan of operation for the establishment. You are

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Tall Grass/Noxious Weeds Ordinance Change Now in Effect

Amended City of Milwaukee Ordinance 80-17-2 & 80-17-6 took effect August 10. Property owners in the City of Milwaukee are advised that a City ordinance amendment concerning tall grass and noxious weeds on their property is now in effect. What has changed? City Ordinance 80-17-2 is amended to read in part: “…no turf grass or weeds of any kind shall be permitted to grow

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Update on Robbery/Sexual Assault Suspects

August 6, 2013 Notice from MPD District 1: Regarding the east side robberies/ sex assaults we have developed several suspects, some of whom are in custody on other offences while awating the results of fornsic/physical evidence. The investigation is fluid and disseminating too much information regarding may compromise the integrity of the investigation. Forensic results will be in later this week and will obviously

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Reminder: Riverside University High School Community Meetings

From Alderman Kovak: Dear Eastside Residents and Businesses, Riverside University High School and I invite you to a Community Coffee Meeting that will focus on the neighboring businesses and residents of Riverside University High School. Two meetings are being held. One will be on Tuesday, July 23rd, and the other will take place on Thursday, July 25th, both at 9:00 am in Room 207

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Reminder: Community Meeting TODAY regarding fencing the track in Riverside Park

From MHNA on July 9: There is a proposal on the table to fence off the track in Riverside Park behind the high school. Ms. Gina Spang from MPS has organized a meeting for neighborhood residents to discuss their concerns. The meeting is to be held at the Urban Ecology Center at 5:30PM on Wednesday, July 17th. If you are concerned about this matter,

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