Category: News

Aerotropolis Milwaukee Reaches Milestone – Development Plan Completed

Earlier this year, the Aerotropolis Milwaukee and its partners reached an important milestone with the completion of the Aerotropolis Development Plan – a large scale planning report outlining opportunities related to industry, transportation, and connectivity to the economic driver that is MItchell International Airport. The group partnered with the Southeastern...

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Resources for Local Business Owners

There are a wide variety of tools and resources available to business owners in the City of Milwaukee; from workshops to grants to online applications, the opportunities for assistance are endless. Here is a snapshot of a few successful and some newly released programs in the Milwaukee area, that many of our BID...

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Event Recap: Inaugural Taste of the Gateway

The Gateway to Milwaukee hosted it’s Inaugural Taste of the Gateway event at the Garden District Farmers’ Market on Wednesday, July 20. More than 1,000 residents, public officials, and business owners came from all over the South Side to experience the Taste of the Gateway, which featured savory samples and...

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Taste of the Gateway: Wednesday July 20

The airport area is home to some of the city’s most unique and storied restaurants, each bringing their own culture and traditions to the melting pot that is: The Gateway to Milwaukee. On Wednesday, July 20, The Gateway to Milwaukee’s Airport Gateway Business Association, is bringing together some of the...

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Active Shooter Training: Monday, 6/27

The Gateway to Milwaukee & The Crowne Plaza Milwaukee Airport are sponsoring an MPD-led Active Shooter Training. The presenter will walk attendees through a number of scenarios, and will leave everyone with a CD that includes training PDFs, videos, etc. to take back to their staff. DATE: Monday June 27, 2016 TIME: 10:00...

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Pineapple Cafe: Building a Community Restaurant

Pineapple Café & Mexican Grill is a local restaurant in Oak Creek, which combines everyone’s favorite savory breakfast foods with traditional Mexican cooking. The restaurant’s menu hosts a variety of ethnic, as well as classic, American foods, and is celebrating its one-year anniversary today, June 9th.  Over the past year,...

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What’s Going on in the Green Corridor?

The Green Corridor is a multi-year effort between City of Milwaukee departments, civic groups and non-profits, all working to transform S. 6th Street into a model for sustainability. The Green Corridor is also a place to experiment with new technologies before being used on a city-wide or regional level. Here is a...

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Airport Gateway Crime Data Analysis Results Unveiled

We are very excited to announce that last Wednesday, March 16, we held a press conference to unveil the results of a crime data analysis of the Airport Gateway Business Improvement District. The crime analysis, conducted by Big Lake Data LLC, looked at available MPD crime data from throughout the...

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First Bank Financial Centre: Community is the Driving Force 

First Bank Financial Centre, (FBFC) Wisconsin’s #1 SBA lender, has been helping local businesses start-up and grow since 1859. They position themselves as a community bank, and truly embrace the word “community,” in every aspect of their work. Stacy sat down with Juanita Lopez, a Business Development Officer and SBA...

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