Gregg Speaking at the Urban Spaceship Conference

Advocacy Update: Rethink 794 is Gaining Momentum

This week was a big one for our Rethink 794 campaign. Gregg speaks about 794 at the Urban Spaceship Conference Gregg May, our transportation policy director, shared the idea to packed room in Milwaukee. Attendees at the Urban Spaceship conference learned about all the positive benefits a boulevard could bring to the area, including: better neighborhood […]

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Rethink 794 Public Market Parking After Rendering

Press Release: Rethink 794 Campaign Hosts Webinar, Releases Renderings

Statement: Rethink 794 Campaign Hosts Webinar, Revealing New Renderings Webinar on October 19 shows new boulevard concept for I-794 in Milwaukee and makes the argument for reimagining the corridor   Grassroots activists have been pushing for an at-grade boulevard study for the I-794 corridor. After many meetings and conversations with Milwaukee residents and elected officials, […]

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Cover of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Rethink 794 Campaign Hits the Front Pages

This week our Rethink 794 campaign received a ton of positive press including a front page article in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel! It was also featured in the Milwaukee Business Journal and Gregg, our Transportation Policy Director, spoke on WTMJ yesterday to promote the idea. Our campaign was inspired by movements around the country to replace downtown highways with at-grade boulevards. In Milwaukee, I-794 […]

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Gregg May, our transportation policy director, speaking at a NEWaukee event about the value of rethinking 794 in downtown Milwaukee.

Advocacy Update: Rethinking 794 in Milwaukee

Last week, our transportation policy director, Gregg May, was asked to speak in Milwaukee about the future of downtown highways. At live show of NEWaukee’s Urban Spaceship podcast, we shared our preliminary efforts around reimagining 794 in Milwaukee. I-794 is an underutilized highway spur in Milwaukee that separates Downtown Milwaukee from the Historic Third Ward. […]

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