Milwaukee to Open New Business Center

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee leaders hope economic development will be spurred by a new commercial center built at the location of a bank that was burned down two years ago during unrest over the fatal police shooting of a black man.

The $4 million Sherman Phoenix is scheduled to open in November, Wisconsin Public Radio reported . The center stands at the location of a former BMO Harris bank, which burned down amid protests against the shooting death of 23-year-old Sylville Smith...

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Ken Notes: This is great adaptive reuse and we shoul look at centers like this in every community. They should also include co-working space and training facilities. DWD????



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