Greater Milwaukee's Growing Pains, 1950–2000: An Insider's View (Paperback)

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This book examines the historic trends and battles which shaped Milwaukee in the past fifty years, including the boundary wars of the 1950s between city and suburban towns and municipalities, freeway construction, and arguments and lawsuits over flooding and the polluting of Lake Michigan.

Distributed for the Milwaukee County Historical Society, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

About the Author

Richard Cutler is a retired partner with Quarles & Brady and a member of the Fox Point Planning Commission and the Southeastern Wisconsin Planning Commission. A former Brookfield city attorney, he was part of a team that represented the City of Milwaukee, and won, in a U.S. Supreme Court case against the State of Illinois.

Praise For…

"I read eagerly to see ‘how it all turned out’ which is a tribute to the writing, because, of course, I knew how it all turned out. The story of the journey is fascinating."—Christine Nuernberg, Mayor of Mequon

Product Details
ISBN: 9780938076162
ISBN-10: 0938076167
Publisher: Milwaukee County Historical Society
Publication Date: June 1st, 2001
Pages: 320
Language: English
Series: Wisconsin