"The simplicity of the design and rich symbolism got our gears spinning, and it was only natural for us to express our support the best way we knew how, to design a bike around it."
After more than 6,000 votes, the winner of the People's Flag of Milwaukee has been chosen by its citizens. The winning flag design was announced on June 14 at the 88.9 RadioMilwaukee headquarters. Find out why this design won and what happens next.
Greater Together is a challenge to have people create and submit an idea to help address the problem of racial difficulties. It is a labor of love for local designer Ken Hanson, who has spent his own money funding the first year of Greater Together.
The Greater Together Challenge will take place on Monday, Oct. 13. Fifteen people will present ideas to dismantle segregation and racial and economic inequality in Milwaukee and the winner will receive $5,000.
Fifteen finalists have been selected from more than 130 submissions to the Greater Together Challenge to dismantle segregation in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service's Edgar Mendez reports.
Today marked the kickoff of the Greater Together Challenge, a competition launched to create awareness, hope and ideas to dismantle segregation, as well as address racial and economic inequality in greater Milwaukee.