Marquette Wire

Abele talks redevelopment, economy in first inaugural address

Joe Kaiser

May 1, 2012

During his inaugural address on April 24, Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele said he plans to push for redevelopment of the Park East Freeway land and the Downtown Transit Center on the city's lakefront. According to Abele’s...

Holloway faces uncertain future leading up to primary election

Zach Buchheit

February 8, 2011

“I may be down, but I come back stronger than ever,” Lee Holloway, Milwaukee County executive hopeful, said in a recent campaign ad. Holloway, recently caught amid a string of personal issues, will need to adhere to this message as the election nears. On Thursday, Hol...

Milwaukee County Executive candidates’ debate highlights differences

Brooke Goodman

January 25, 2011

The first joint appearance of the Milwaukee County Executive candidates made one thing clear: For the Feb. 15 primary election, voters must choose between five individuals with very different political and personal background...