Today, The Mayor of the City of Milwaukee, Tom Barrett, announced the winners of the 2021 Mayors Design Award at Walnut Way’s Innovations and Wellness Commons. This is the 24th year of the annual award program that aims to “recognize design excellence throughout the City of Milwaukee. Recipients have added value to their neighborhoods by restoring, constructing or enhancing their properties in a way that respects the urban fabric and contributes to the character of their surroundings,”
Blue Skies Landscaping’s creativity shines on campus with new landscape designs
Walnut Way’s Blue Skies Landscaping are taking their landscape designs to the next level. The team is planning and installing new spaces at Walnut Way’s campus over the next year.
Celebrating Small Business Week: Meet business owner Vince Ashford
Vince Ashford is a successful entrepreneur and the owner of Ashford Security. Ashford Security has provided security services at Walnut Way’s Wellness Commons since 2016.
In the Media: Blue Skies Landscaping in the News
Check out the latest Blue Skies Landscaping media coverage of its new headquarters in Lindsay Heights.
For Immediate Release: Blue Skies Landscaping Expands to Grow Green Jobs and Environmental Sustainability
Today, Walnut Way Conservation Corp., a neighborhood-based nonprofit known for its innovative work in economic and environmental health and wellness, “raised the flag” at their new headquarters for Blue Skies Landscaping located at 1414 North Fond Du Lac Avenue.
For Immediate Release: It’s Official, Designaway is open for business
With a focus on continuing to address the most pressing economic, environmental, and health-related issues for Milwaukee’s Lindsay Heights community, Walnut Way Conservation Corp. has launched Designaway, a community-owned apparel printing business that will create local jobs, strengthen the economic health, and improve the quality of life for Lindsay Heights residents. The new business is located in Walnut Way’s newly-remodeled Innovation & Wellness Commons, located at N. 16th and W. North Ave.
Walnut Way and RENEW Wisconsin team up to learn about barriers to solar for BIPOC
Walnut Way is partnering with RENEW Wisconsin to learn about barriers to Black, Indigenous and People of Color to access to install solar energy in their homes. Black, indigenous, Latino,..
In the Media: Read Milwaukee Business Journal’s Executive Profile on Antonio Butts
The Milwaukee Business Journal profiled our Executive Director, Antonio Butts in their latest Executive Profile. By Sean Ryan.
Reporter Julia Fello returned to Walnut Way this month to learn about Walnut Way’s Wellness Commons. She met with counselor Marrika Rodgers, her client, and Director Antonio Butts, so share the impact of the services at the new building.
NID Virtual Event for Faith Leaders and Church Members
Faith Leaders and Church members, please join us for an informational session and release of the petition for the formation of the Lindsay Heights NID.