Fair Play Editorial

May 8, 2014

The Editorial Board suggests that if we were going spend money on kids, it would be better spent “to boost reading and math scores.” Academics are important, but so is play. The connection between the two is undeniable. Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: Common Ground Focused on Public Funding

April 22, 2014

PRESS RELEASE APRIL 22, 2014 Common Ground Focused on Public Funding Offer Congratulations to New Bucks Owners and Thanks for Interest in Milwaukee “We congratulate Mr. Wesley Edens and Mr. Marc Lasry, new owners of the Milwaukee Bucks. Common Ground … Continue reading

Super TIF Revealed

April 13, 2014

In the Sunday April 13th Edition of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Don Walker reveals that the MMAC is considering a Super TIF to fund a New Bucks Arena. Continue reading

An Historic Day for Common Ground

April 10, 2014

FIRED UP! That’s how the 632 attendees of our delegates assembly left Hamilton High School on Tuesday, April 8th. The question at hand: should Common Ground support public funding for a new Bucks arena? The resounding answer, yes, but only … Continue reading

Mke Journal Sentinel Features Fair Play

April 8, 2014

Don Walker of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel wrote this great article that appeared in the April 7th edition. Continue reading

Mke Journal Sentinel features Fair Play

An article written by Don Walker of the Milwaukee Journal sentinel appeared in the April 7th Edition. Read it here.

IN THE NEWS: More Press! CG on Local TV News

A very well explained piece on our Fair Play issue campaign aired on Milwaukee CBS Affiliate channel 58. It can be seen here. Continue reading

CG on the Radio

“If we are going to a discussion in our city about using public money for play spaces for a professional basketball team, we should be talking about…play spaces for the young people in our community.” Continue reading

Fair Play FAQ’s

April 1, 2014

You’ve got questions? We’ve got answers. Here is some great info about our Fair Play Campaign. Continue reading

Fire Up for Fair Play – Common Ground Delegates Assembly

March 19, 2014

They need a place to play. One that is safe, functional and up to par. Who are we talking about? The kids of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Continue reading