More public awareness campaigns; increased access to driver education; narrowed driving lanes; and coordinated traffic signals are among the recommendations of the City-County Carjacking and Reckless Driving Task Force.
African Americans make up the majority of residents arrested on charges of violating Milwaukee’s stay-at-home order, according to data obtained from the Milwaukee Police Department through a public records request.
Many patients have delayed or avoided in-person medical treatment since the pandemic began. Now it’s time to come back. health leaders say.
Data from the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office confirm 192 drug overdose deaths with 62 more probable overdose cases pending toxicology reports as of June 11. It’s “a vicious cycle of addiction and death,” one expert says.
The pandemic as well as fallout from the death of George Floyd have been linked to a rise in anxiety and depression in Americans.
For many neighborhood pubs that don’t sell food, the only option has been to stay closed during the pandemic. Some tavern owners wonder if they will ever reopen.
Although they now work from home due to COVID-19, IMPACT 2-1-1 community resource specialists are part of an unsung group of essential workers on the front lines of the pandemic.
Neighborhood institutions such as Lopez Bakery and Restaurant, like many other small businesses, are in jeopardy of going out of business as the pandemic takes a financial toll.
In late March, we reached out to essential workers to ask them to share, in their words, what working during the COVID-19 pandemic has been like for them. One month later, we asked again.
A special program allows Milwaukee County residents to rent their own garden plot while Drive Thru at the Farm safely provides low-cost, high-quality produce.