December 20, 2018

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM) have completed a four-year Voluntary Compliance Agreement with recognition that HACM has greatly exceeded goals for the Section 3 program that provides...

December 18, 2018

The Westlawn Resident Council hosted a Christmas party for Westlawn Gardens residents and their families. They gathered on December 15th to exchange gifts, reflect on the year, and share their holiday spirit. 

December 17, 2018

Youth and police from the Choice Neighborhood area gathered at the Silver Spring Neighborhood Center to engage in listening circles and develop strong relationships. These events are facilitated by the Zeidler Center for Public Discussion. Click here to learn more abou...

November 28, 2018

Westlawn Gardens and the Choice Neighborhood Initiative welcomed several groups of visitors to the neighborhood this month. Among the visitors, classes from Ripon College and Marquette University stopped by to learn about housing and urban policy, and colleagues from M...

November 17, 2018

Residents and thousands of drivers who pass Westlawn Gardens daily have been witness to a dramatic transformation as acres of land have been cleared and new housing has started construction. Victory Manor, which will offer 60 1-bedroom apartments at N. 68th and W. Silv...

September 20, 2018

The Westlawn Resident Council was named the Resident Council of the Year at the annual conference of the National Alliance of Resident Services in Affordable and Assisted Housing (NAR-SAAH) in Charlotte, NC on September 20.

The award was given in recognition of the co...

August 16, 2018

On Thursday, August 16th, the Westlawn Resident Council, Silver Spring Neighborhood Center and Choice Neighborhood Initiative hosted the Summer Block Party & Walk with the Mayor at Westlawn Gardens! Hundreds of people gathered on a beautiful summer night to enjoy free...

August 15, 2018

The Milwaukee Public Library held its third Wonderfully Wild Wednesday at the MPL Express vending library on August 15.  Library Manager Kim Boldt and staff have used the special events to bring kids and families together for fun activities such as tie-dyeing, camping...

July 24, 2018

Above, left to right: Todd Krumweide, VP of Originations, PNC Real Estate; Chris Goller, Regional President, PNC Financial Services Group; Tony Perez, HACM Secretary-Executive Director; Bill Demchak; Warren Jones, Travaux Development VP of Construction; Alderman Cavali...

March 31, 2018

Westlawn Gardens has been named the winner of the 2018 HUD Secretary's Opportunity & Empowerment Award by the American Planning Association (APA) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). One of the highest honors in the planning profession, the a...

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Westlawn Gardens Receives National Planning Award

March 31, 2018

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