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

In the News...

Come check out the newest grocery cafe to arrive in the Avenues West area. Thanks to the partnership between Aurora Sinai and Outpost Natural Foods, patients and the public can now enjoy fresh and natural foods located inside Aurora on 945 N. 12th St. 

St. Paul's Lutheran Church located on 28th and Wisconsin Ave. will be hosting a run/walk kick-off on Sunday May 17th at 11:30. To register click on the link as provided. 

The Rave has been nominated in the category of Venue of the Year by the 50th Academy of Country Music Awards. Congrats!

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”

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

March 24, 2015 - Avenues West Safety and Security Task Force, Central United Methodist Church, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

March 24, 2015 - Marquette University Landlord Tenant Council, The MARQ, 2040 W. Wisconsin Avenues, 2:00 p.m.

March 26, 2015 - Milwaukee Police Department, District #3 Crime and Safety Meeting, District #3, 2333 N. 49th Street, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

March 28, 2015 - City of Milwaukee Stuff the Squad!, 8151 W Bluemound Rd, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

April 8, 2015 - Quarterly Membership Meeting, Miller Visitor's Center, 4251 W. State St., 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 

April 9, 2015 - Avenues West Landlord Compact, The Villages, 835 N. 23rd Street, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

April 11, 2015 - Mystery Dinner Theater, Tripoli Shrine, 3000 W Wisconsin Ave, 5:00 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.

April 13, 2015 - Near West Side Block Watch Meeting @ Harley-Davidson, 3700 W. Juneau Avenue, 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

April 15, 2015 - West End Landlord Compact, Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 3022 W. Wisconsin, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

April 16, 2015 - AWA and BID #10 Board Meeting, Ambassador Hotel, 2308 W. Wisconsin, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

April 15-17, 2015 - Wheda Development Training Program, Wheda Milwaukee Office Suite 200 2nd floor , 140 S 1st St., 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

April 18, 2015 - Celebrate You(th)!, Washington Park Senior Center, 4420 W Vliet St., 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

April 25, 2015 - Neighborhood Clean Up, Kristi & Michael Westcott's porch, 925 N. 29th St., 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

April 30, 2015 - MPD Crime Analysis Meeting, District #3, 2333 N. 49th Street, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.