Resolved to protect the remaining land on the Northeast Quadrant and have it designated as Parkland.
20 years later, the citizens of Milwaukee County are again working to finally protect this Milwaukee treasure for future generations-
Sanctuary Woods and Medical Complex from County Grounds Park. Photo by Eddee Daniel.
Preservation has Become a Priority for Wauwatosa’s Sanctuary Woods
EDDEE DANIELJULY 16, 2018
The City of Wauwatosa has approved the Life Sciences District Master Plan that reflects the boundaries of Sanctuary Woods as we have all agreed.
However, a proposal was awarded by Milwaukee County back in 2016 that would encroach into this area and destroy many of the historic and cultural relics. Again a political football. Please write letters to those below.
This interactive map shows the incredible cultural resource we have here on this site, the historic value that would be significantly diminished if a developer is allowed to encroach.
How can you help?
Please contact each of the following
Milwaukee County expressed commitment to the parcel subdivision and conservancy protection of the environmental area north of Watertown Plank Road (NE Quadrant of the County Grounds). With Wauwatosa approving the Life Sciences District Master Plan (LSD-
Communicating with City of Wauwatosa elected officials to stand by their agreements.