October 30, 2017

Complementing the Lake Effect discussion of the master plan for Westlawn Gardens, the Wisconsin chapter of the Congress for the New Urbanism hosted a tour of the neighborhood with Murphy Antoine and Warren Jones on October 12.

Attendees enjoyed an informative walk...

October 16, 2017

Mayor Tom Barrett and The Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM) held a conference on Wednesday, October 4, to provide job information for individuals interested in construction-related jobs for HACM’s current redevelopment of the Westlawn neighborhood....

October 12, 2017

Did you know? The House of Corned Beef will debut its new digs on Monday, October 16 at 5201 W. Silver Spring Drive! The new location includes a bigger kitchen and will be open from 10 a.m. to midnight Monday - Saturday and 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Sundays.

Learn more abou...

September 28, 2017

On Tuesday, October 17th, people throughout the four-county region will gather in small groups to share a meal and engage in meaningful conversation about the individual and collective measures we can take to improve the quality of life in our community.
The Greater...

September 26, 2017

Did you hear? Probiotics firm, Waseen Inc. is relocating to Milwaukee's Choice Neighborhood! The company's new headquarters, 5711 W. Douglas Avenue, is on a Milwaukee County Transit System bus line and will be an easier commute for most of the company's employees.


September 24, 2017

We have many incredible assets to celebrate in Milwaukee's Choice Neighborhood. One such asset is the Silver Spring Neighborhood Center where young children, teens and adults alike can take part in a variety of educational, employment, and health and wellness prog...

September 23, 2017

Business owner Sharonda Collier is proud to be a long-time resident of the Choice Neighborhood area.

After growing up in the neighborhood, Sharonda and her husband opened up their own barber and beauty salon, Collier Creations, with a focus on excellent customer servi...

September 14, 2017

CNI-area business Hentzen Coatings, located at 6937 West Mill Road, has purchased the former Busch Precision building on the city’s northwest side with plans to expand. Learn more about their plans in this article from BizTimes.

September 1, 2017

We did!

And now more are learning about Havenwoods State Forest, a hidden gem in the CNI area, thanks to a profile of Havenwoods by Nate Imig at 88Nine Radio Milwaukee.

Nate recently interviewed Havenwoods Superintendent Judy Klippel to learn about the history of the par...

August 22, 2017

HERE! to celebrate the people and places of the Choice Neighborhood Initiative (CNI) area

The Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM) and MKE <-> LAX are pleased to announce HERE!, a summer talent search for people and places in the CNI area on Milwaukee’s n...

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Westlawn Gardens Receives National Planning Award

March 31, 2018

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