City of Milwaukee

Elected officials

 Nik. Kovac (414) 286-3765
Legislative Assistant: (414) 286-3447

Mayor Tom Barrett (414) 286-2200

Departments and Services

Historic Preservation

Carlen Hartala, (414) 286-5722
Paul Jakubovic, (414) 286-5712

Department of Public Works

E-Service Requests
Sanitation (garbage and recycling)

Department of City Development

DCD boards, commissions and corporations

Northeast Side Area Plan

Office of Environmental Sustainability’s Milwaukee Energy Efficiency Program

Me2 helps homeowners in Milwaukee upgrade their homes to be more energy efficient by providing them with cash-back incentives, a reduced price energy audit, and support staff to make the process of retrofitting one’s home for energy efficiency more affordable and easy.


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Emergency: 911
General non-emergency: (414) 933-4444
Community Liaison Officer District 1
Peter Graber, Phone: (414) 935-7701

Common Council and Committee Meetings

Milwaukee Election Commission (voting information)

Where do I vote and who are my representatives


Property Information

Milwaukee Property Data Bases
City Assessor’s Office

Milwaukee County

Elected Officials

Supervisor Gerry Broderick
Phone: (414) 278-4237

Departments and Services

Milwaukee County Parks

Milwaukee County Board Parks Committee

Historic Preservation

City of Milwaukee (renovation approvals and information)

Staff contacts:
Carlen Hartala, (414) 286-5722

Paul Jakubovic, (414) 286-5712

State of Wisconsin (renovation tax credits)

Milwaukee Preservation Alliance (advocacy)

Historic Milwaukee Inc. (walking tours)

Historic Preservation Information From UWM School of Architecture and Urban Planning

Wisconsin Trust for Historic Preservation

National Trust for Historic Preservation

Wright in Milwaukee (W. Burnham Street homes)

Razed in Milwaukee (blog)

Picturing Milwaukee: The 2013 BLC Field School (a UWM project focusing on HWTN)


Neighborhood Institutions

University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee

Peck School of the Arts (events and classes)
Neighborhood Relations


Milwaukee Public Schools

Columbia St. Mary’s

Milwaukee Public Library – East Library

Parks and Culture

Lake Park Friends

Milwaukee Lawn Bowling Assoc (in Lake Park)

Lake Park Golf Course

North Point Lighthouse

Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum

Bradford Beach

Northpoint Custard (at Bradford beach)

Lake Park Fourth of July Celebration – Facebook Page

Fourth of July in Lake Park – Link to Program of Activities

Neighborhood Organizations

Greenwich Village Neighborhood Association

Area Businesses and Associations (partial list)

Downer Avenue area

Boswell Books

Via Downer

Original Pancake House


Downer Avenue Wine & Spirits

Downer Theater

Historic Downer Avenue Merchants Association

UWM area

Sala da Pranzo (restaurant)

Sharazad Restaurant

Roast Coffee Company

E. North Avenue area

Beans & Barley (restaurant and food store)

Oriental Theater

Jazz Estate (jazz club)

Whole Foods Market

East Side Association