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08.17.2014 | 16 days ago | Posted at 08:37 AM
By David Luhrssen
Dams were once the pride of the Industrial Age, and remain so in places like China. But while some dams brought electricity and curbed floods, others caused long-term environmental problems. Here in Milwaukee, the Estabrook Dam in the Lincoln Park area has become a source of controversy. The 1930s structure fell into disrepair and Milwaukee County failed to meet a deadlin...
04.17.2014 | 137 days ago | Posted at 03:49 PM
By Amanda Sullivan
Celebrate Earth Day by participating in one of the many celebrations around town. Saturday, April 19 Fourth Annual Urban Grassroots Earth Day Cleanup and Celebration Career Youth Development Inc. (CYD), Urban Grassroots, Alderwoman Milele Coggs, Keep Greater Milwaukee Beautiful and Ina Onilu Dance & Drum Ensemble are kicking off the first stage of neighborhood clean-up and beautification w...
Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Judge orders Milwaukee County to deliver plan for repair or removal

The deadline for a decision on Milwaukee County's crumbling Estabrook Dam is June 24, according...
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Tuesday, April 17, was “equal pay day,” which, unfortunately, doesn't mean that it's the day when both men and women are paid equal wages. It actually means that women would have to work all of 2011 and up through...

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