Leticia Maldonado, 43, has lived on West National Avenue in Clarke Square for six years. Though she said there are things she enjoys about the neighborhood, prostitution has been a major problem. She believes the prostitutes need classes to help them with drug and alcohol addictions.
About Edgar Mendez
Edgar Mendez is a beat reporter for the Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service, covering Clarke Square, the neighborhood in which he lives. Prior to joining the team at NNS he was a feature writer for El Conquistador Newspaper in Milwaukee, and a web writer/reporter for Scene262.com in Racine.