Bookmark and Share

Lunch & Learn Summer Series

In an effort to better equip the development community with understanding the permitting process in the City of Milwaukee, the Lunch & Learn Summer Series will explore current development opportunities and challenges. Mark your calendars to join us!

View Lunch & Learn Summer Series flyer.
 

 Funding Resources

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Learn about economic development and funding resources available from the City and its partners to boost your project.

  • Brownfield funds
  • Commercial corridor grants
  • MEDC (Milwaukee Economic Development Corp.)
  • NIDC (Neighborhood Improvement Dev. Corp.)

View video of this session.

 Zoning

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Learn the fundamentals of the zoning code, what uses are allowed and how to better navigate it.

  • What is the purpose of zoning
  • Structure of zoning code
  • Resources for site specific info 

View video of this session.

 City Approvals

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Learn about City approval processes, timelines, special zoning regulations and how to work with various departments in the permitting process.

  • Licensing (bars/taverns/restaurants)
  • City Plan Commission
  • BOZA (Board of Zoning Appeals)

View video of this session.

 Occupancy

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Learn about some of the challenges to obtaining occupancy permits and how to better work with building and zoning codes in determining occupancy.

  • City process
  • Types of occupancies
  • Proposed uses

RSVP for this session.

 Basic Building Code

Monday, September 24, 2018 - 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Go back to the basics and learn more about code.

  • How different uses impact building code requirements
  • Broad understanding of new construction and existing buildings

RSVP for this session.

 DPW

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Learn more about how to work with the Department of Public Works to maximize your project outcomes.

  • Public right of way concerns
  • Permissions and process

RSVP for this session.

 

 

 

SESSIONS ARE FREE
Please bring your own lunch.

All sessions will be held in Room 301-B on the third floor of City Hall, 200 E. Wells St.

 

AS PRESENTED BY:

  • Office of Mayor Tom Barrett
  • Department of Neighborhood Services (DNS)
  • Department of City Development (DCD)
  • LISC Milwaukee


ON BEHALF OF ACRE ALUMNI:

  • Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs
  • Alderman Jose Perez
  • Alderman Khalif Rainey


RSVP / QUESTIONS:

Francisco Bravo at LISC
FBravo@lisc.org
(414) 930-1742


Reduced rate parking is available at the Milwaukee Center (SW corner of E. Kilbourn & N. Water). Parking is validated at the first floor Information Booth in City Hall.