Category Archives: Jefferson Park

Meeting set on zoning change

by BRIAN NADIG A recent zoning proposal calls for a doctor’s office on the first floor of a 2 1/2 story building at 5647 W. Lawrence Ave. to be converted into a

Traffic safety improvements part of area plan

by BRIAN NADIG Ways to improve traffic flow and safety could be among the recommendations in the Jefferson Park Master Plan when it is finalized early next year. Making the street network

Permit issued for Lawrence project in Jeff Park

by BRIAN NADIG A construction permit was issued on Oct. 23 for the Lawrence Avenue redevelopment project in Downtown Jefferson Park, while redevelopment plans are in the works for a building at

Jefferson Park Library facelift, curb/sidewalk repairs win 45th Ward budget vote

by BRIAN NADIG The winning capital improvement projects for 45th Ward participatory budget 2018 vote were sidewalk and curb repairs and a facelift for the Jefferson Park Library. Alderman John Arena (45th)

Art project planned for newspaper shed at Milwaukee-Central

by BRIAN NADIG Efforts are being made to fix up a newspaper shed at the southeast corner of Milwaukee and Central avenues and turn it into a community art project. The shed,

Restaurants part of revitalization of Jefferson Park

by BRIAN NADIG The revitalization of the Jefferson Park business district would have to rely on the opening of more restaurants and those retailers offering an experience such as cooking classes due