June 26, 2017

Milwaukee County Parks recently unveiled new Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accessible restrooms at McGovern Park as part of County Supervisor Sequanna Taylor’s Night Out event.
This summer, McGovern Park also made upgrades to the picnic shelter, the basketbal...

June 15, 2017

Join us for this opportunity to help make decisions about what happens in your neighborhood!

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
6:00 - 8:00 PM

Carmen Northwest School
5496 N. 72nd Street
Milwaukee, WI  53218

TOPIC: Building Community through gathering places

RSVP TO: Paul Wi...

May 26, 2017

MPL Express at Silver Spring is a collaboration between the Milwaukee Public Library and the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee’s Westlawn Gardens. Learn more about the library in this quick video!

May 25, 2017

The Milwaukee Bucks and Johnson Controls jointly revealed plans to build a $150,000 multi-sport complex on the campus of Browning Elementary School and Silver Spring Neighborhood Center in Milwaukee’s Westlawn Neighborhood. Together, the Bucks and Johnson Controls are...

May 24, 2017

The American Transmission Company and the Milwaukee Bucks recently hosted a tree planting ceremony at McGovern Park, Milwaukee where they planted 20 trees as part of their "Trees for Threes" initiative. The team hit a franchise-record 355 three-pointers at the BMO Harr...

May 17, 2017

Mill Road Library will be replaced with a new library inside a mixed-use building. The project will receive $805,063 in low-income housing tax credits from the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority. Learn more about the project in this article from BizTi...

May 8, 2017

The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) recently announced plans to award $1.5 million in grants to 13 community groups as part of its 2017 green infrastructure partnership program. MMSD's assistance has helped to establish Westlawn Gardens as one of the wo...

May 4, 2017

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May 3, 2017

Rockwell Mechanical and Asian Public Market were both recently featured by the Milwaukee Independent as part of a preview of Milwaukee Small Business Week. Learn more about the two businesses and check out the article.

April 30, 2017

On Saturday, April 29, area residents joined community leaders and volunteers from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Alumni Association, the UWM College of Nursing, and the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee to prepare the Westlawn Community Gardens for S...

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Westlawn Gardens Receives National Planning Award

March 31, 2018

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