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  1. Mural Group Photo

    New Mural Unveiled

    On September 21st, the new mural at 1029 Milwaukee Ave was completed. The project's mission was to unite the community and attract visitors as the City continues to invest in, revitalize, and reimagine its downtown.
  2. Rosenquist Ribbon Cutting

    Welcome to Rosenquist Fine Art!

    On September 15th, Rosenquist Fine Art at 1805 10th Ave held their grand opening and ribbon cutting event. Visit their website...
  3. Caterpillar 2023 Group Photo

    Caterpillar Global Mining Celebrates 130 Years

    On September 14th, Mayor Shelenske presented Caterpillar Global Mining with a proclamation thanking them for choosing to do business in South Milwaukee and celebrating 130 years of earthmoving. Read the proclamation...
  4. Fire Safety for Seniors

    Fire Safety for Seniors

    In response to a kitchen fire in which an elderly resident was unable to lift and deploy her fire extinguisher, the South Milwaukee Fire Department is pleased to announce the launch of the Fire Safety for Seniors program. Read the press release...
  5. Fall 2023 We Energies Update

    An Update from We Energies

    You may have seen a number of We Energies and Asplundh crews in and around South Milwaukee recently. They are examining power lines and equipment to ensure everything is working properly, and trimming trees near power lines. Read the update...
  6. 1200 Milwaukee Ave Facade Improvement

    1200 Milwaukee Ave Facade Improvement Completed

    Owners of 1200 Milwaukee Avenue and South Milwaukee Sausage and Meats were curious about an old mural under the siding. A small idea turned into a complete facade improvement project. Learn more about the Bucyrus Foundation grants...

    Brever Appointed as City Administrator

    At their meeting on September 5, 2023, the South Milwaukee Common Council appointed Patrick Brever to the position of city administrator/economic development director with an effective date of October 1, 2023. Read the press release...
  8. South Milwaukee Water Tower Rehabilitation

    South Milwaukee Water Tower - Rehabilitation Project

    Water Tower Rehabilitation Project - Begins August 16th Residents who experience low water pressure or cloudy water should call the South Milwaukee Water Utility at 414-768-8070. Read on...
  9. 2023 Bridge Repair Project

    South Milwaukee Bridge Repair Project

    Upcoming 15th Avenue Road Closure Ahead Beginning July 31st, 15th Avenue will be closed from Madison Avenue to Missouri Avenue. Please follow the detour signs while navigating an alternative route during this project. Read on...
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