Guided by two city development experts and Milele Coggs, 6th District alderwoman, a group of residents and others toured Bronzeville.
Sherman Park shows its civic pride in a tour of some of its unique community initiatives.
The city hopes that a consultant can breathe new life into the long-anticipated Bronzeville redevelopment project.
The city is courting businesses to create 700 to 1,000 permanent jobs for Milwaukee residents, especially those who live near the old A.O. Smith factory. The official unemployment rate in nearby minority neighborhoods is roughly 20 percent.
The city of Milwaukee’s plan to revitalize the historic Bronzeville in a new location may take a step forward soon.