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January MHNA Meeting

Neighbors, We hope you had a good holiday season and are staying warm and dry!  We also hope you are able to join us at our January Murray Hill Meeting which will take place on Tuesday, January 24th at 7 PM at the Urban Ecology Center. Please note this meeting will take place upstairs in the Citizen Science Room.  Our guest speaker with be

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Unused Medicine Drop Off

There is an easy way to get rid of the unwanted, unused, or expired prescription drugs, ointments and medicines that you’ve been collecting all these years. It’s a great feeling to get them out of the house and disposed of properly. Just empty the containers into a ziplock bag (leave ointments and other liquids in their own containers ) and drop them off into the red receptacles

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Milwaukee River Volunteer Opportunity

River Revitalization Foundation is looking for volunteers: Love the Milwaukee River and its surrounding greenspaces? Then get involved in RRF’s drop-in volunteer opportunity, F.O.R.B. (Fostering Our Riparian Biodiversity). Activities will include but are not limited to: removing invasive species, establishing native plants and trees, maintaining trails, seed collecting, seed cleaning and controlling erosion. REQUIREMENTS: Volunteers must be willing and able to participate in manual

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Maker Market at Maryland Avenue Montessori School

Hello Community members and friends of Maryland Avenue Montessori School, On January 28th we will hold our 3rd annual Maker Market featuring more than 30 makers of beautiful things, henna, face paint, youth art exhibit, silent auction, food vendors and more all in support of the MAM Parents & Teachers Organization. ​ Many of the Makers have raved that this is their FIRST and

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City Snow Updates

Four Inch Snow Rule DPW announces that the 4-inch rule is now in effect in the City of Milwaukee. If you are parked on a street designated as a 4-inch rule street, move your vehicle by 3:00 p.m. today – December 11, 2016 – to avoid a ticket and possible tow. City of Milwaukee Department of Public Works Announces An Overnight Snow Removal Operation for

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Milwaukee Police Citizen Academy

The Milwaukee Police Citizen Academy is a seven-week program designed to provide citizens with a working knowledge of the Milwaukee Police Department. It consists of a series of classes held once a week for three hours. The 21-hour block of instruction will include classroom academics and practical applications in law, police procedures, defense and arrest tactics, firearms training and state-of-the-art technology used to combat

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Winter Parking Now in Effect

Winter parking regulations in the City of Milwaukee begin Thursday, December 1, 2016 and will remain in effect through Wednesday, March 1, 2017. In addition, the Department of Public Works (DPW) has winter parking information specific to the 48-Hour Parking Exception streets located throughout the City. Please see the attached press releases for details.  In addition, you can find more information as follows: Winter parking regulations by

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Sounds of the Season at RUHS

Sounds of the Season Kick off the holiday season and help us celebrate our successes Sponsored by Sound Investment Project Riverside University High School Foundation Wednesday,  December 7, 2016,  7 to 9 pm Urban Ecology Center 1500 East Park Place, Riverside Park Performance by the Riverside University High School Swing Choir at 7:30 Hors d’eouvres and libations provided.  All donations joyously appreciated.   The Riverside

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Leaf Collection Deadline Extended

Rake Your Leaves into the Street by Sunday, November 20, 2016 Milwaukee residents have one additional weekend to clear their leaves! City of Milwaukee residents now have until Sunday, November 20, 2016 to rake their leaves into the curb lanes for pick-up by the Department of Public Works (DPW).  DPW Sanitation crews currently are collecting leaves and will make one last sweep of all

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Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Thursday, Nov. 17 – 5:00 PMCity Hall, 200 E Wells St. Mayor Tom Barrett is pleased to invite Milwaukee residents to the 103rd Annual City Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony.Performances include the Lincoln Center of the Arts Ambassador Choir, Salvation Army Brass Ensemble, and the cast from the Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s “A Christmas Carol”.  More information available here.