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District 7


The Common Council – City Clerk’s Office is helping to process and administer the business of the 7th Aldermanic District while the seat is vacant. In the interim, the 7th District legislative assistant and other Common Council – City Clerk staff can assist with phone and e-mail inquiries, referrals for city services, and other questions so that city business continues and the people of the district are fully served.

For all 7th District inquiries please call 414-286-2863 or send an e-mail.

Recycle for Good, Milwaukee

Alderman Willie Wade and Alderman Jim Bohl remind residents to recycle. Visit to learn more.

Don't Lose Your Home to Tax Foreclosure

Watch as Milwaukee City Treasurer Spencer Coggs and Common Council Members Willie C. Wade, Milele C. Coggs, and José G. Pérez suggest a way to avoid losing your home to tax foreclosure.



Report Vandalism to Vacant Buildings

  • Call WeTIP at: 1-800-78-CRIME
  • You could be eligible to receive up to $1,000 reward                                   


MMSD Releases Basement Sewage Backup Video

This 7-minute video released by the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) shows how excess flows of storm water in private sanitary sewer laterals can contribute to sewage backups in basements. Alderman Wade serves as a member of the board overseeing MMSD.


Have You Experienced a Basement Backup?

If you experienced a basement backup as a result of the exceptionally heavy rain in the area, we want to hear about it. Your input is valuable in determining where backups occurred and how to possibly prevent future problems of this nature. Call 286-CITY (2489) to report your problem 24/7.

Foreclosure Help for Homeowners

The City of Milwaukee is committed to helping our neighborhoods remain healthy for generations to come. We are coordinating with various organizations, government agencies and private lenders and reaching out to homeowners facing foreclosure. For access to more resources, visit

The Common Council voted to fund a new foreclosure mediation program through the Department of City Development (DCD). The program offers legal aid to homeowners facing foreclosure and helps them negotiate solutions with their lender. Also, neighbors should report problems with boarded up houses to the Department of Neighborhood Services. Call (414) 286-2268 with the address of the property in question or visit for more information. DCD also provides programs like the Buy in Your Neighborhood program and other stabilization options.

Go to for more information.
The following organizations also offer foreclosure solutions:

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City Hall
200 E. Wells Street
Room 205
Milwaukee, WI 53202  

(414) 286-2221

District 7 Alderman


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Phone: (414) 286-2221
Fax: (414) 286-3456