Security concerns have been brought to the McBoat Board after the unfortunate car theft from one of the Marina lots earlier in the year. We reached out to the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office who was gracious enough to provide us with these tips.
The entire McBoat Board would like to thank Capt. Briggs for all the hard work he has done putting this information together for us. PROTECTING YOUR VEHICLE and KEEPING YOUR VALUABLES/ POSSESSIONS SAFE KEEPING YOUR VALUABLES AND
On 5/23/18 I had the pleasure of being invited to be a panelist in a discussion hosted by the Milwaukee Downtown Neighborhood Association (http://www.dnamke.org/) at the Pfister Hotel. I had the pleasure of sharing the dais with numerous other people who are passionate about the bridge issue including Ald. Bauman, Kelly Condon, Russ Davis, Tim Larson, and many others of whose names escape me because as many of you know I am horrible with names but we had numerous representat
On April 25, 2018 a tense meeting of the City of Milwaukee Public Works committee took place. Why was it tense? Well it probably had something to do with the 40+ people who showed up to hear the Committee's thoughts on expanding existing No transit periods through the Milwaukee River System and adding additional restrictions in what the committee is calling an effort to reduce noise pollution and resolve noise complaints with regard to residents who live on the river and ne
It’s a fight that no one wants and in which no will win but Ald Bob Bauman of the 4th district in the City of Milwaukee and chair of the Public Works Committee wants to fight about river access anyway. Ald. Bauman wants to expand current restrictions on all bridge openings which currently prohibit openings during the hours of 8:30a-9:30a and 4:30p-5:30p Monday through Saturday to include a three hour window in the evening hours of 3:30pm-6:30pm Monday through Saturday!
McBoat was recently informed by the Parks Department that in 2015 there will be no more LMD closures to marina tenants! That's right, this means we will have 24/7 access to the marina and our boats. This doesn't mean that there won't be events however. It simply means they, Parks Staff and Law Enforcement, have pledged to give marina tenants access to our slips when we choose. There may still be some delay in getting tenants to their vessels as police and parks staff must m