End of Waiting List for Persons with Disabilities celebration event

The Milwaukee County Department of Health and Human Services Disabilities Services Division held a ‘End of Waiting List for Persons with Disabilities’ celebration event on Friday, Dec. 7. The event marks the end of a 35 year waiting list for people with disabilities to call and receive services from Milwaukee County’s Disabilities Services Division. Pictured above from l to r are: Geri Lyday, DSD Administrator, Chris Abele, Milwaukee County Executive, Supervisor Michael Mayo, Hector Colon, director of Milwaukee County Department of Health and Human Services, and Supervisor Peggy Romo-West cutting the ribbon. (Photo by Robert A. Bell)