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Near West Side Area Plan

NEW:  The Near West Side Plan is in the process of being amended with a new North 27th Street Corridor Strategy (Click here for more information)

 

The Near West Side Area Plan was adopted by the Common Council on March
19, 2004 and amended on March 3, 2009.

 

Read the plan      PDF Files
Read the executive summary

Read by chapter:

Introduction 
Planning process
Land use policies
Districts and corridors
Catalytic projects
Appendix

Development Update  View larger version of the map.

The Near West Side area is one of the most densely populated areas of Milwaukee. The largest employers in the area include Aurora Sinai Medical Center, Miller Brewing Company, Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Marquette University, Ameritech and the City of Milwaukee Housing Authority.

Area plan maps
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Boundary map Street map Aerial
Plan partners The following organizations partnered with the City in the preparation of the plan:
30th Street Industrial Corridor ICC
Avenues West Association
30th Street Industrial Corridor ICC
Fannie Mae

30th Street Industrial Corridor ICC
Marquette University

30th Street Industrial Corridor ICC
Marquette University High School
30th Street Industrial Corridor ICC
Milwaukee County


West End
Development
Corporation
 

 

Area Common Council Members
    Dist. 4 Ald. Robert J. Bauman
    Dist. 10 Ald. Michael J. Murphy
    Dist. 15 Ald. Russell Stamper II


Near West Side Market Analysis

In 2017, the Near West Side Partners and the City of Milwaukee's Department of City Development hired Place Dynamics LLC to conduct a market analysis.  This is the first market analysis completed in the area since before the Great Recession.  This report details demand for retail, dining, service, office, industrial, and residential development and prioritizes locations within the Near West Side that have the greatest potential for success.  The analysis was the results on strong quantitative analysis as well as numerous stakeholder interviews.

Near West Side Market Analysis (2017)


 

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Contact Us

Monica Wauck, 414.286.5613
nearwestplan@milwaukee.gov

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