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Mayor unveils new renderings of Vel R. Phillips streetcar plaza

Published May 14, 2019

As part of a plan to extend The Hop streetcar up to the Wisconsin Center convention facility on Wisconsin Avenue (and then further north), Mayor Tom Barrett today officially announced a plan to build a streetcar plaza on the corner of North Vel R. Phillips and West Wisconsin Avenues.

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River Rhythms announces its 2019 lineup

Published April 22, 2019

Festival season hasn't technically begun yet, but it sure feels like it has with the now-daily deluge of music lineup announcements. (Not a complaint.) And here's the latest reveal, this afternoon coming from the upcoming 2019 River Rhythms season.

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A look inside the conversion of the Grand Avenue into The Avenue

Published March 28, 2019

The plan to convert the former Shops of Grand Avenue into office space with some retail and a first-floor food hall, called 3rd Street Market Hall - and the Plankinton Arcade's upper shops to apartments - is well underway. Take a look inside.

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Artists sought for new Gateway Mural in Westown

Published March 19, 2019

A new mural is in the works at 7th and Wisconsin in Westown and the organizers - Milwaukee Downtown, BID #21, in partnership with the Downtown Placemaking Task Force - are seeking submissions.

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River Rhythms: Humidity Warriors

Normally humid weather and bugs would be a good reason to high-tail it to the nearest air-conditioned establishment, hide behind a cold beer and pray for a reprieve to the sticky onslaught. Today, however, my fellow OnMilwaukee.com interns and myself had a higher calling: experience our first R...


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