Common Ground 2015 Annual Report

June 9, 2015

    What are the rights and responsibilities of citizens in a democracy? Many people would say voting on Election Day. We at Common Ground believe that’s just the beginning. We have a right and an obligation to engage more … Continue reading

Celebrate the Success of the Elmbrook Senior Taxi Campaign on Jan. 14!

January 9, 2015

Come join us for a celebration on January 14th at 6:30pm at the Unitarian Universalist Church West, 13001 W. North Ave., Brookfield WI to celebrate the success of the Elmbrook Senior Taxi campaign. The event will recognize the public officials … Continue reading

Help Common Ground Fight for Senior Transit in Waukesha Co.

August 25, 2014

Help Seniors and People With Disabilities Live Fuller Lives in Waukesha County Continue reading


August 4, 2014

Based on many meetings with parents and community members in Ozaukee County schools, community centers and churches the need to address technology’s disruptive influence on children and families has become clear. Unfortunately terms like “digital addiction,” “sexting” and “cyber bullying” … Continue reading


May 7, 2014

Saint Joseph Parish 1619 Washington St. Grafton WI 53024 For Common Ground members and guests who want to make Ozaukee County and the region a better place to live! Learn about Common Ground’s recent and current issue campaigns! Explore the … Continue reading

Grafton Schools – Parent Café on Technology

Join the first Parent Café Technology discussion on Tuesday May 13 at 7 pm at the John Long Middle School, Library Media Center, 700 Hickory St, Grafton WI, 53024. Light refreshments will be served. All parents who attend will receive … Continue reading

Waukesha County Update: April 2014

May 1, 2014

Help for parents and increased transportation options. Read about the solutions Common Ground is helping to bring about in Waukesha County. Continue reading

BRINGING PEOPLE TOGETHER: a victory for Ozaukee County Shared-Ride Taxi

April 15, 2014

As Common Ground, we like to bring people together – and we mean that quite literally. Our work with the Ozaukee County Shared-Ride Taxi is a good example. Continue reading

IN THE NEWS: Suburban Rural Caucus ‘We try to bring people together’

March 14, 2014

  Common Ground hopes to foster positive changes in Ozaukee County Cedarburg News Graphic 03/11/2014, Page A03 By Lisa Curtis – News Graphic Staff   OZAUKEE COUNTY — The occasional misconception that the grassroots group Common Ground has political leanings played … Continue reading

RIDE ON! Common Ground Improves Transit in Ozaukee County

November 12, 2013

Soon Chris Fraser will no longer have to leave church early on Sundays.  Effective April 2014, Common Ground’s proposal to extend Sunday hours for Ozaukee County’s Shared-Ride Taxi from noon to 6:00pm will be implemented under a new provision in … Continue reading