Built Environment

Built Environment

February 13, 2017
There is a new book about Milwaukee Parks that was released just last November on Amazon.  The book is titled 101 Things to do in Milwaukee Parks the unofficial guide to greenspaces in and around Milwaukee.  It was writen by Barbara Ali, a local resident and Park People B
February 13, 2017
It's been kind of disappointing with the low amount of snowfall we've had this month.  Even the ice rinks have been unusable in the parks. Frankly, it looks a little more like spring out there right now.

Community Garden Profile: Community Hands Garden

February 8, 2017
Groundwork Milwaukee interviews Cynthia Adams-Burrell, garden leader of Community Hands Garden on 24th and Keefe ave

MUG Garden profiles: Washington Heights Community Garden

February 8, 2017
Groundwork Milwaukee's Antoine Carter interviews Fred James, gardener at the Washington Heights garden in 51st and Lloyd on Milwaukee's North side
February 1, 2017
I was at Doctors Park last week before we had new snow. With water everywhere from snowmelt, I'm sure it is very slippery now, on the stairs and ramps.  Be sure to bring your hiking poles or wear yaktrax (I'm including the link in case you're new to Wisconsin winters).
December 13, 2016
“To give 100,000 rides in one year to our  customers who use mobility devices is a huge vote of confidence in our ability meet their travel needs,” says Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele.
December 1, 2016
Even with the increase, riding transit is still a great way to save money. According to a November report from the American Public Transportation Association (APTA), people who ride public transit instead of driving save more than $800 a month. 2017 MCTS Fares

Young Farmers Test Their Tastebuds

February 25, 2016
Groundwork Milwaukee's Junior Young Farmers Program offers elementary and middle school aged youth an opportunity to learn gardening skills from readings and experiential based education.
February 18, 2016
by Kieth Crum
December 20, 2015
Groundwork Milwaukee recognized four innovative gardens in its first annual Milwaukee Urban Gardens Strong Roots Awards on Dec. 3.
December 20, 2015
Groundwork Milwaukee recognized four innovative gardens in its first annual Milwaukee Urban Gardens Strong Roots Awards held Dec. 3, 2015. The event offered an opportunity to highlight leaders on the forefront of transforming Milwaukee’s vacant lots into vibrant community spaces.
December 17, 2015
Four locations; Twin Cities, Milwaukee, Normal, IL, Dubuque, IA 63 hours of training from January to May one weekend per month.
December 12, 2015
Get the latest information on upcoming events as well as news in the Park People newsletter! This issue includes the following stories:
December 10, 2015
Get the latest information on upcoming events as well as news in the Groundwork Milwaukee newsletter! This issue includes the following stories:
November 11, 2015
We are so excited to announce there will be a new Energy Fair (June 17-19) website including an easier registration form that will be ready to accept 2016 exhibitor registrations for MREA Business Members and 2015 Exhibitors on Monday at 8:00 a.m., November 16.
October 1, 2015
As we approach the end of the Oak Leaf Discovery Tour (Oct. 8th) please remember to register your passport by either: Dropping it off at one of the following locations: Any Wheel and Sprocket location Rainbow Jersey Bike Shop South Shore Cyclery Johnson's Cycles
February 19, 2018

“A Watershed-wide Approach to Aquatic Connectivity and Ecological Restoration in Ozaukee County” 

Presenter:  Andrew Struck, Director Ozaukee County Planning and Parks Department  

February 28, 2018

Registration is now open for the 2018 Wisconsin Integrated Resource Management Conference. Learn about solid waste and recycling trends and best practices from industry leaders and innovators. 
 

March 02, 2018

Registration is now open for the 2018 Wisconsin Integrated Resource Management Conference. Learn about solid waste and recycling trends and best practices from industry leaders and innovators. 
 

March 16, 2018 to March 17, 2018

Enjoy a night of great reggae music and support our work! Featuring Selecta UPLIFTOBO. A good time for two important causes. 

Bus Routes: 60; Near 14, 15, 22, 40U

March 19, 2018

 'Isolated' Wetlands

"Myth Busting Misconceptions about 'Isolated' Wetlands"

Location:   Wauwatosa Public Library, 76th St. and North Ave., Firefly Room, first floor 

March 21, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

March 21, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

March 28, 2018 to March 29, 2018

More information coming soon...

April 10, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

April 10, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

April 16, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

April 16, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

April 25, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

April 25, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

April 30, 2018 to May 02, 2018

Details coming soon

May 05, 2018

Midwest Renewable Energy Association

May 05, 2018

Join us for this all-day event as we work to improve our demonstration site at the ReNew the Earth Institute in scenic Custer, WI.

May 08, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

May 08, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

May 14, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

May 14, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

May 23, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

May 23, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

June 06, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

June 06, 2018

Offered by Sauk County Conservation, Planning, & Zoning, UW-Extension, Sauk Area Conservation Awareness and Action (SACAA), and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association, property owners throughout Sauk County, Wisconsin may participate in this program to pool their buying power and secure sig

June 15, 2018 to June 17, 2018

Midwest Renewable Energy Association

June 15, 2018 to June 17, 2018

Celebrate the summer solstice at The 29th Annual Energy Fair, June 15-17, 2018! The Energy Fair brings over 13,000 attendees together to learn about clean energy and sustainability, connect with others, and take action towards a sustainable future.