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Get a free 30-day Bublr Bikes pass

Published June 1, 2020

Thanks to a grant from the Anonymous Fund at the Greater Milwaukee Foundation residents of Milwaukee County Residents can get a free 30-day Bublr Bikes pass throughout the month of June.

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Potential MCTS cuts create anxiety in community

Published Aug. 31, 2019

Anxiety in the community continues to rise ever since the MCTS recently announced that 16 routes are in danger of being cut, two routes are potentially being shortened, and some seasonal services will be eliminated, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.

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Bird scooters return to Milwaukee

Published Aug. 13, 2019

Bird, the scooters that dotted the sidewalks of Downtown Milwaukee last summer, will rejoin the scooter scene on Wednesday, as part of the city-run pilot program. They will join the 500 Lime scooters already on the streets.

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More security on buses? Here are some things you should know

Published July 20, 2019

The Milwaukee County Transportation, Public Works and Transit Committee has discussed replacing current transit security with a Transit Security Division operated by the sheriff's office. Here are some things you need to know, courtesy of Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service.

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You can help make car-buying a more pleasant experience

Published July 19, 2019

Jokes abound about how some people would rather get a root canal than a shop for a new car, but people who sell cars are seriously happy to provide tips on what you, the customer, can do to make the process more pleasant.

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Horsepower can be exciting - but who needs it?

Published July 9, 2019

Just because you can get 797 horses doesn't mean you should. Whether you should move up from a base engine to one with more get-up-and-go depends on how you answer few questions about how you plan to use the vehicle and how much you want to spend.

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Common Council approves ordinance regulating motorized scooters

Published July 9, 2019

Today the Common Council approved legislation sponsored by Alderman Robert Bauman that regulates motorized scooters in the City of Milwaukee. The ordinance also directs the DPW to establish a Dockless Scooter Pilot Study to evaluate their operation.

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National ranking fetes Milwaukee's Complete Streets policy

Published May 9, 2019

In a ranking of the best Complete Streets Policies of 2018, the non-profit, non-partisan National Complete Streets Coalition placed Milwaukee third, noting that, "Milwaukee's policy earned 60 points - it's a solid policy with all of the basics."