Press Releases from The Park People of Milwaukee County

  • May 30th, 2013: Statement by The Park People of Milwaukee regarding appointment of John Dargle as new parks director (PDF link to press release)
  • December 6th, 2012: The Park People of Milwaukee County Receive Nonprofit Excellence Award for “Excellence in Community Organizing” (PDF link to press release)
  • August 20th, 2012: Statement by the Park People of Milwaukee regarding Jim Keegan being appointed interm parks director (PDF link to press release)
  • August 16th, 2012: Statement by the Park People of Milwaukee regarding Director Sue Black being removed as parks director (PDF link to press release)
  • June 9th, 2011: The Park People of Milwaukee announce the 2nd annual "Run for the Parks" (PDF link to press release)
  • November 1st, 2010: The Park People of Milwaukee launch new Milwaukee County Parks Calendar (PDF link to press release)
  • June 23rd, 2010: Milwaukee County Parks groups urge “NO” vote to stop paving lakefront park land for parking lot, threatens legal action (PDF link to press release --- PDF link to Notice of Claim)
  • March 16th, 2010: The Park People announce new Executive Director Jim Goulee (PDF link)
  • January 13th, 2010: Park People Applaud Passage of 0.5% Dedicated Sales Tax by Assembly Ways and Means Committee (PDF link)
  • October 30th, 2009: Statement on proposed jobs cuts to Department of Parks, Recreation and Culture (PDF link)
  • October 14th, 2009: Congratulations to the Milwaukee County Parks Department on winning the National Recreation and Park Association's Gold Medal Award (PDF link)
  • May 18, 2009: The Park People: Lubar Family Foundation donates $65,000 for Bradford Beach lifeguards (PDF link)
  • May 13th, 2009: Area Foundation Donates $5,000 for Estabrook Dam Repairs (PDF link)