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Around the Town with Mayor Steve: Preparing and Reviewing the Budget

As we move closer to the end of fall, Common Council and city staff begin the process of preparing and reviewing the budget for next year. Significant challenges remain as we strive to maintain our high level of services, while holding the line on taxes for our residents.

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Around the Town with Mayor Steve

The Mayor’s Challenge is an initiative to help the community lose weight and get healthy. Our challenge starts on November 10th and concludes on February 10th. It’s free, and designed for individuals of all ages.

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Around the Town with Mayor Steve: A Prairie Flower Garden at Oak Creek High School

On Saturday, September 29th, I attended the dedication ceremony for the prairie flower garden at Oak Creek High School to celebrate the diversity of our community, and to honor the victims of the Sikh temple shooting. Oak Creek-Franklin School District social worker Dave Timmer, and a group of volunteers worked together to renovate the planting beds.

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Around the Town with Mayor Steve: Working Hard to Identify Grants and other Funding Opportunities

One of the responsibilities of being the Mayor of a community is to welcome new businesses that come to our city. On Saturday, September 22nd, I joined Milwaukee County Supervisor Steve Taylor at the grand opening of Sweet Music in the Market Place Village.

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Around the Town with Mayor Steve: Lieutenant Brian Murphy First Public Appearance

Lieutenant Brian Murphy of the Oak Creek Police Department made his first public appearance this past weekend at a fund-raising event at Classic Lanes on Howell Avenue in Oak Creek.

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Around the Town with Mayor Steve: An Outpouring of Support

I continue to be amazed at the outpouring of support and well-wishes our city receives as we move forward after the tragic events of August 5th, 2012. As I attend meetings outside of Oak Creek, go to high school football games or other public functions, people reach out, asking, how our city is doing.

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Around the Town with Mayor Steve: 9th Annual Pig and Chicken Roast

Summer is unofficially over in Wisconsin, but the fantastic September weather continues, just in time for the kids to head back to school, and make us all feel a little guilty about spending Saturday and Sunday afternoons watching Badgers and Packers football.

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Around the Town with Mayor Steve: Chat with the Chair

County Board Chairwoman Marina Dimitrijevic holds her monthly “Chat with the Chair” meeting tonight at Oak Creek City Hall beginning at 6pm. (Monday, August 27th). This is a great chance for local residents to ask their Milwaukee County government officials questions.

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Around the Town with Mayor Steve: Faith Builders Rally Message

Mayor Steve Scaffidi took this opportunity in his mayor’s message to relay the comments he made at the Faith Builders Rally Message. Here are is words: “Fifteen days ago on a quiet Sunday morning, in a house of worship, our community was impacted by an act of extreme hatred and senseless violence.”

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Around the Town with Mayor Steve: 1st Annual Mayor’s Fitness Challenge

On Tuesday, August 21st, Oak Creek’s Common Council will present Resolution No. 11280-082112, a resolution of condolence to members of the Oak Creek Sikh community. It will honor those killed or injured in this act of senseless violence, and recognize the Sikh Temple members and families.

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Around the Town with Mayor Steve: Celebrate the Growing Diversity of Oak Creek

The events of last Sunday, August 5th, are a tragic and violent example of the effects of extreme hate and anger in our society, and the role they can play in undermining the safety of all of us, and our nation. The members of our local Sikh community were doing nothing more than celebrating their faith in their place of worship.

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Around the Town with Mayor Steve: Comments from the Sikh Temple Vigil

Mayor Steve Scaffidi took this opportunity in his mayor’s message to relay the comments he made at the Sikh Temple Vigil on August 7, 2012.

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