Articles related to: Abandoned Properties
By State Representative Evan Goyke
On our block it was the “Green Bay Packer House.”
I write ‘was’ because the City of Milwaukee has thankfully begun rehabilitating this historic home, which for too long sat abandoned, boarded up, and painted bright green and gold.
I love the Green Bay Packers, but those are not great colors for a home outside of Lombardi Avenue.
The “Packer House” has consistently been our block’s biggest problem. Frequent trespassing and vandalism plagued the property.
When there is a “Packer House” on your block, you bear the burdens of lowered …