Milwaukee County Courthouse fire

Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele credits the dedication of staff members for the quick resumption of many services at the Courthouse.

Part of Courthouse Open Again

Jul 15, 2013

The Milwaukee County Courthouse reopened today after a partial clean up.

Milwaukee County Reroutes Some Services

Jul 11, 2013

Local officials have scrambled to offer necessary services to Milwaukee County residents - at temporary locations.

The Milwaukee County Courthouse will remain closed until Monday. However, the Safety Building will reopen Wednesday, and all criminal court cases will resume.

Clean up continues following a fire Saturday at the Milwaukee County Courthouse. Smoke damage has forced that facility, and the adjacent Safety BuildingĀ  to remain closed today and tomorrow. The fire and its aftermath is causing some staffing changes, including: