City Beat – Urban Milwaukee

City Beat – Urban Milwaukee
Championing Urban Life In The Cream City

100 Things To Do in Milwaukee Before You Die
Jun 17 • 28 min
Author Jenna Kashou discusses her new book.
The Wauwatosa Edition
Jun 8 • 28 min
Two representatives of Milwaukee’s western neighbor join the show to discuss the future of the suburb.
Sally Sheperdson of Bublr Bikes
May 28 • 27 min
How will e-bikes impact bike-sharing? What’s the deal with the expansion? Bublr exec discusses future of system.
Tim Pauly of Broken Bat Brewing
May 17 • 27 min
What’s next for the baseball-themed brewery? Pauly talks expansion, overcoming adversity and how to name a baseball beer.
The Milwaukee Anthology
May 10 • 28 min
Editor Justin Kern joins the show to discuss what went into making a book that attempts to cover the entire city
Milwaukee Preservation Alliance
May 6 • 26 min
MPA board president Peter Zanghi joins the show to discuss the group’s advocacy campaign, upcoming events
Jane’s Walk Milwaukee
Apr 19 • 25 min
Organizers of the month-long event preview the different walks, vision of writer Jane Jacobs.
Common Council Candidate Justin Bielinski
Apr 15 • 27 min
Organizer Justin Bielinski discusses his campaign to replace Bob Donovan at City Hall.
Milwaukee’s Less Than Glamorous History
Apr 5 • 28 min
Matthew Prigge discusses his new book on Newhall House fire and other dark incidents in Milwaukee’s past.
Sarah Greenberg of Forward Community Investments
Mar 29 • 27 min
Learn how a non-profit goes where the banks don’t to address social, economic and racial disparities.
Milwaukee’s Irish History with Carl Baehr
Mar 25 • 28 min
Milwaukee historian Carl Baehr joins the show to discuss the Cream City’s Emerald Isle connections.
Ashley Booth of HNTB
Mar 14 • 28 min
Milwaukee-based transit consultant joins the podcast to talk about HNTB’s move Downtown and working on The Hop.
Milwaukee’s Pedestrian Plan
Feb 28 • 27 min
James Hannig and Michael Amsden join the podcast to talk about laying the groundwork for a more walkable city.
Episode 013 – Kristi Luzar of UEDA
Feb 22 • 28 min
We learn what the Urban Economic Development Association does, and what you should do Saturday night.
Episode 012 – Dan Adams of the Harbor District
Feb 15 • 25 min
Learn the who, what, where, when and why of changes coming to Milwaukee’s harbor.
Episode 011 – Bruce Murphy on We Energies, Foxconn
Feb 6 • 19 min
Why does We Energies advertise? And how can someone keep up on ever-changing Foxconn deal?
Episode 010 – Jeremy Fojut of NEWaukee and Bruce Murphy
Jan 31 • 24 min
What’s Milwaukee’s social architecture firm up to? And how does a stadium naming rights deal signal a wealth gap?
Episode 009 – Light the Hoan
Jan 24 • 24 min
Is it worth it? Campaign members join the show to make their case.
Episode 008 – Montavius Jones
Jan 17 • 20 min
Are you brave enough to quit your job in search of building a better Milwaukee?
Episode 007 – Mayoral Candidate Tony Zielinski
Jan 8 • 28 min
Alderman Zielinski joins the show to talk about his vision for Milwaukee and opposition to the streetcar.
Episode 006 – 2018 in Review
Jan 1
Episode 005 – Developer Juli Kaufmann
Dec 25, 2018
Episode 004 – Developer Tim Gokhman
Dec 19, 2018 • 27 min
Real estate developer joins the show to talk food halls, mass timber and more.
Episode 003
Dec 12, 2018 • 28 min
Architect Chris Socha joins the show to discuss the redevelopment of the Grand Avenue Mall.
Episode 002
Dec 6, 2018 • 28 min
What’s the deal with Komatsu? And Senator Chris Larson joins the show to talk about the lame duck legislative session.
Episode 001
Nov 29, 2018 • 29 min
Guests Bruce Murphy and Alderman Nik Kovac join Jeramey Jannene to talk city issues.