Three Bridges Park

Environment
6:00 am
Fri November 28, 2014

Life's Voices: Melissa Cook

Melissa Cook at east end of Three Bridges Park.
Credit S Bence

Melissa Cook manages the Hank Aaron State Trail. The project has been many years in the making.

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Environment
8:26 am
Mon September 22, 2014

Menomonee Valley Revitalization: Neighbors Share Views on 15 Year Evolution

View looking west on Canal Street in Menomonee Valley
Joe Peterangelo

A blend of public/private partnerships have transformed a bleak, blighted Menomonee Valley. Monday, the Public Policy Forum released a report detailing what we can learn – and possibly replicate – in other large scale redevelopment projects. Some valley neighbors share their perspectives.

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Environment
10:00 am
Tue September 9, 2014

Urban Ecology Center Study: The Value of Connecting Kids to the Natural World

Exploring Three Bridges Park below Menomonee Valley Urban Ecology Center.
Credit S Bence

Most kids are back in school by now; that means their outdoor play time is dramatically reduced. That assumes, of course, that children actually spend time playing outside and exploring nature. Data suggests otherwise. 

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Environment
6:00 am
Wed April 9, 2014

Packers' Old Turf Helps Revitalize South Side Milwaukee Neighborhood

Charles Brown and Dr. Michele Bria at Journey House football field

The Journey House Packer Football Stadium in Mitchell Park has been recognized by Milwaukee Awards for Neighborhood Development Innovation for building community.

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Environment
5:30 am
Mon January 27, 2014

Artist's Yearlong Subject: Milwaukee's Evolving Menomonee Valley

Grain elevator in the valley
E Daniel

Inside a former gasification plant in the Menomonee Valley, people will have a year to view Eddee Daniel’s evolving images of the valley – where years of neglect and today’s rebirth intertwine.

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Environment
6:00 am
Thu September 19, 2013

Choreographing a Three Bridges Park Experience

Deb Loewen tweaks performance from Three Bridges Park bridge.
T Cauley

If you haven’t yet visited Milwaukee’s new Three Bridges Park, a local troupe will attempt to lure you.

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Environment
12:18 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Protestors Take Aim at Palermo's Alleged Unsafe Working Conditions

Protestor captures attention briefly at Three Bridges Park opening ceremony.

Protestors worked up about Palermo's Pizza OSHA violations crash park opening celebration in Milwaukee's Menomonee Valley.

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Environment
10:45 am
Fri July 19, 2013

Three Bridges Create Park and Sparks of Community

Plants are just beginning to take root as Three Bridges Park opens.

After a decade of collecting buckets of public and private funding, a 24-acre park comes to life in the Menomonee Valley.

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Environment
3:51 pm
Thu May 16, 2013

Milwaukee's Newest: Three Bridges Park

New green spaces in the industrial Menomonee Valley.
Credit Susan Bence

The name Three Bridges Park has been selected for the new park that will open on July 30, in Milwaukee's Menomonee Valley.  Nearly 800 names were suggested.

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