The Revitalized West Side
District Three is located on the west side of Milwaukee and comprises an 11.8 square mile area with a district population in excess of 100,000 residents.
Encompassing the major thoroughfare of Wisconsin Avenue and home to Marquette University, Miller Brewery, Harley Davidson Museum, Potawatomi Casino, American Family Park, Pettit National Ice Center and the Milwaukee County Zoo, District Three with increased focus and communication, has seen rapid revitalization in the form of capital investment, the establishment of retail districts and boosted tourism efforts, making it an up-and-coming area within Milwaukee.
District Three’s neighborhoods are known for its renowned businesses and attractions such as the Pabst Mansion, Master Lock, Palermos Pizza, Wood National Cemetery, Hmong Friendship and many more businesses, hospitals and educational facilities.
Milwaukee Police District Officers partner with Empower MKE at Cuttin up crew for a beauty shop talk. The goal of the program is to offer young adults an alternative to entering the criminal justice system and becoming repeat offenders. The focus is on behavioral change, accountability, setting goals and obtaining those goals.
Brats for Thoughts
Near West Side Partners held a "Brats for Thoughts" event and gave away free Brats! MPD District Three Officers appreciated the invite to participate. Community partnerships like these help to keep MKE strong.