Avenues West Association

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"Together We Can"

Business, Education, Health Care, Research, Tourism -- Avenues West has it all!

Located just west of downtown Milwaukee, the Avenues West neighborhood is home to several institutions, light industrial and retail businesses, churches, schools and residential areas. Downtown attractions, sports and convention venues and major highways are just a short drive or walk away.

The Avenues West Association is a not-for-profit neighborhood association that advocates for development and revitalization, aesthetic enhancement, cooperative marketing and planning, networking and safety throughout the Avenues West neighborhood.

Along with its partner -- the Avenues West Business Improvement District -- the association leads the way in promoting community stability, land balance and economic development.

For Avenues West Association and Business Improvement District (BID) #10 Communication click the red "newsletter" and below for neighborhood communication click the green "Nextdoor" below. 

Click here if you are a local landlord and interested in securing tenants from the community.

527 N. 27th St. Office Space available.

Click here for more information.

SOHI Building has space for your business contact John Hennessy of the Hennessy Group at jhennessy@hennessygroup.net.

833 W. Wisconsin Avenue, St. James Episcopal Church is for sale, click here.

Pettibone Mansion Office Building is up for sale.  For additional information here click here

Near West Side Partners, Inc.

Marquette University, Harley-Davidson leading efforts to improve city's near west side

A new organization to improve Milwaukee's near west side is being launched by Marquette University, Harley-Davidson Inc. and other major employers in that area. (Read more)...

You can get more information at these links below.


Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: “Marquette University, Harley-Davidson leading efforts to improve city’s near west side

Milwaukee Business Journal: “Harley-Davidson, Aurora, MillerCoors among supporters of west side development effort

OnMilwaukee.com: “Near West Side Partners, Inc. formed by Milwaukee civic and business leaders

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service: “Near West Side Partners, Inc. Formed by Milwaukee business and civic leaders

UrbanMilwaukee: “Near West Side Partners, Inc. Formed By Milwaukee Business And Civic Leaders”

News Release: Rep. Goyke Applauds Formation of Near West Side Partners, Inc.

BizTimes:Business, civic leaders unite to redevelop Milwaukee’s Near West Side

WISN-TV: “Near West Side Partners Launches”

Troop Café in the News!

The 27th Street Gas Station

Reported as Milwaukee's first gas station, the former Mobile on 27th and Wisconsin is currently in the process of being torn down. The Avenues West, Historic Concordia and other surrounding communities welcome this new development. (Read More)...

Travis Building for sale!  Contact 

Jennifer L. Green of 

Commercial Realty Advisors at jen@cradvisorsmke.com.

2017 - 2023 W. Wisconsin Avenue for rent. For more info, click here.   

Neighborhood Events

February 7, 2015 - Garden Leader Symposium, Garden Leader Symposium, 10:00 a.m. 12:30 p.m.,

February 11, 2015 - Marquette University's Neighborhood Excellence Committee, Campus Town East #109, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

February 12, 2015 - Community Improvement Project (CIP) Grant Informational Sessions, Boys & Girls Club (Mardak Center), 1558 N. 6th Street, 9:30 a.m. -10:30 a.m.

February 12, 2015 - Avenues West Landlord Compact, 835 N. 23rd Street, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

February 14, 2015 - HEALTH FEST 2015,  Neighborhood House Main Building,  2819 W. Richardson Place 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 

February 16, 2015 - Harley-Davidson Blockwatch Meeting, Harley Davidson, 38th and Highland, 6:30 p.m.

February 17,2015 - Map Milwaukee Demonstration, 809 N Broadway, 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

February 18, 2015 - West End Landlord Compact, Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 3022 W. Wisconsin Ave., 1:30 p.m.- 2:30 p.m.


February 26, 2015 - MPD Crime & Safety Meeting, District Three Police Station located at 2333 N 49th, 6pm

February 28th, 2015 - "Building and Maintaining A Safe Neighborhood", sponsored by the Community Development Task Force of Central City Churches, St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 2812 W. Wisconsin Avenue, 9am - 12pm

March 19, 2015 - Avenues West Luncheon, Ambassador Hotel, 2308 W. Wisconsin, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.