Open mic event Gives Residents a chance to connect with city leaders
“On the evening of March 21, residents and public officials gathered in Mobcraft Beer Brewery and Taproom to discuss justice, peace and inequality in Milwaukee for the first Political Open Mic night hosted by NEWaukee and Bridge the City.”
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Over a Year in, and bridge the city is making an impact
“People can look at the national news and feel so disempowered...our goal is to make people feel like you don't have to have access to your congressperson to make a real difference,’ said Rangel. “A little bit of work can go a long way at the local level.”
MU Center for community Service
Bridge the City spoke at Newaukee’s Near West Side “Building Tomorrow” event on the importance of civic engagement, independent media, and empowering yourself at the local level. Building Tomorrow is “a new innovation series showcasing what colleges, companies, and communities are doing to build Milwaukee’s future”.