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,”
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.
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.
Intern Stacy Whiters changes the community by revitalizing green spaces. Stacy Whiters is a member of Walnut Way’s Growing Youth Leadership program. A hardworking, passionate 17-year-old Milwaukee native who is..
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.
“The compensation is seeing the community grow” Former Lindsay Heights resident and business owner Howard Campbell gives back through his services. When you meet Howard Campbell for the first time,..
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 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,..
The Milwaukee Business Journal profiled our Executive Director, Antonio Butts in their latest Executive Profile. By Sean Ryan.
This Women’s History Month, we would like to introduce you to our new Associate Director of Operations: Jerrilynn Freelon Our Associate Director of Operations, Jerrilynn Freelon, embodies everything we think..