MKE Neighborhoods Now is a campaign that centers on investing in our city’s future. As citizens, we have a say and the power to change our community for the better. Our goal is to leverage up to $100M in new capital improvements for the neighborhoods of Milwaukee. We’re setting our sights on the Spring 2016 Milwaukee Common Council elections to get candidates on board with Common Ground’s vision. No matter who is on the Common Council after the election, we intend to remain actively involved to see our vision through. We are creating a powerful process that invites Milwaukee’s citizens to dream and imagine with us.
Join us for our Fall Assembly at Tabernacle Community Baptist. We will hear stories about revocation, unemployment/underemployment and the temporary job trap. Work to move Common Ground forward and build our power so we can make changes in our whole … Continue reading →
Common Ground met with Police Chief Flynn on September 26th, 2017 to share stories and propose solutions to the crime and safety problems facing leaders and their families on the South Side. More to come on the outcome of the … Continue reading →
Common Ground was the first new organization to directly address the foreclosure crisis in Sherman Park. The initial goal was to prevent abandoned houses from becoming a drag on the surrounding area. To do that effectively, a team of volunteers … Continue reading →