UEDA is a 501(c)(3) membership organization dedicated to the professional development of individuals and groups working in economic and community development in Wisconsin. Incorporated in 1997, its mission is to enhance cities and their residents by focusing on housing, economic development and job creation, and emphasizing collaborative work in the areas of regional transportation, foreclosure mitigation, sustainable homeownership and regional food economy. We invite you to learn more about What We Do, the benefits of becoming a Member of UEDA and see the latest news from the UEDA Community.
This week in the UEDA Community:
Join us at these upcoming UEDA Events!
Next VISON 2050 Public Input
Wednesday, September 24 from 3:30-5:30pm. UEDA, along with SEWRPC and other community partners, will be holding public workshops this September for the next stage of the regional planning process. This is YOUR chance to shape the region! Join us for an interactive session where you can provide your input on design scenarios and more. The workshop will be held at ManpowerGroup, located at 100 Manpower Place, Milwaukee (MAP). REGISTER HERE to attend. View "Guiding the Vision," new brochures and more here.
UEDA's 13th annual Community
Thursday, October 16 ~ 8:00am to 1:00pm (to be confirmed)
"The Intersection of Arts and Community Development: New Paradigms in Practice & Action"
This year's Summit will feature an interactive "lab" format, focusing on specific development projects, districts or corridors in Milwaukee through the lens of art and creativity. The Summit will engage a diverse group of stakeholders from community & economic development, the creative sector, local government, funders and residents to develop strategies and action steps that will move these projects forward. Registration information and descriptions of each lab will be available in the next week, so stay tuned for updates! Learn more about the Summit here.
VISION 2050 Public Input Session - Sept. 24 from 4-5:30pm. More information here.
UEDA's 13th Annual Community Development Summit - Oct. 16 - Details to follow, learn about past Summits here.