I-794 in Milwaukee is nominated for Congress for the New Urbanism’s 2023 Freeways Without Futures report. Rethink 794 joins nine other campaigns advocating for equity and reconnection during a time of reckoning for North American urban freeway infrastructure. The ten campaigns in this report offer a roadmap to better health, equity, opportunity, and connectivity in every neighborhood, while reversing […]Read more about "I-794 in Milwaukee nominated for CNU’s 2023 Freeways Without Futures report"
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 […]Read more about "Advocacy Update: Rethink 794 is Gaining Momentum"
Gregg was on WPR to discuss Rethink 794 and promote walkable and bikeable communities. Listen to the interview on WPR. Learn more about Rethink 794.Read more about "Gregg discusses Rethink 794 on WPR"
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, the […]Read more about "Press Release: Rethink 794 Campaign Hosts Webinar, Releases Renderings"
Rethink 794 Webinar Watch the Recording now.Read more about "Rethink 794 Webinar with Renderings"
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 […]Read more about "Rethink 794 Campaign Hits the Front Pages"