CREATIVE 
PLACEMAKING

MISSION: Using arts, culture and space to bring economic development to the community, from outside and within Harambee and Riverwest.
WHAT WE DO: We work with community residents, businesses and other stakeholders to build power within the community through the creation and utilization of public spaces. Using art and culture, we build bridges across generations, cultures, ethnicities and neighborhoods. In collaboration with other non-profit organizations and community groups, we seek to foster social cohesion in our district.
WHO WE SERVE: Our focus is Harambee and Riverwest, however we serve the entire Milwaukee community. 

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Are you interested in  using the Beerline Trail for an activity or event? 

Where entrepreneurs come to network, start and grow their business. 

53212
marketplace

Beerline Trail
(BLT)

Former rail turned community asset, the Beerline Trail now connects 
neighborhoods and businesses. 

Clusters of creative maker spaces and community assets surround these two creative corridors. 

Creative
Corridors

BLT Food Truck COurt

A community gathering space to connect healthy local food vendors with the people that love to eat. 

A community stage giving a platform to local artists. 

Blt Performance stage