Help End Reckless Driving

Driving Down Crashes in the Sherman and Dineen Park Neighborhoods Do you think people driving in Milwaukee have become more reckless?  Neighbors and organizations in westside Milwaukee neighborhoods think so and are coming together for safer streets.  ”Driving Down Crashes in Sherman Park and Dineen Park” is working to educate drivers along  main thoroughfares about [...]




Ride the Polish Moon

It looms over Milwaukee’s Bayview Neighborhood like a beacon. I knew it as the Allen Bradley clock when I was growing up in West Allis, but it is now the home of Rockwell Automation. Anyway, as a kid I learned that it is the largest four-sided clock in the world. You say that London’s Big [...]


Oregon Passes Bike Tax

Oregon has become the first state to pass a tax aimed at bicycles. BikePortland reports that as part of an omnibus transportation budget, the Oregon legislature created a $15 flat tax on the purchase of new bicycles with a 26-inch or larger wheel diameter and valued at $200 or more. The tax is expected to [...]