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Milwaukee Downtown development plans seek connections

Milwaukee Downtown development plans seek connections

July 7th, 2010  –   By Patti Wenzel

Broadway Connection improvement – Courtesy City of Milwaukee.

It’s been ten years since Milwaukee developed a comprehensive plan to update and uplift its downtown. Since then we have seen the revitalization of the Third Ward, the development of the River Walk, construction of the Intermodal Station and the razing of the Park East Freeway.

With those projects completed but many others left untouched, city planners have unveiled an updated 2010 downtown plan which addresses areas lacking according to downtown residents and workers, specifically retail, transit and employment.

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