Urban Anthropology and partners offer the following programs, services, and activities in the Park Neighborhoods (Lincoln Village/Baran Park).

The Milwaukee Healthy Neighborhoods Initiative


Greater Milwaukee Foundation

The Greater Milwaukee Foundation provides the bulk of support for the Milwaukee Healthy Neighborhoods Initiative, at both the over-arching initiative level and the neighborhood organization level.

Neighborhood Improvement Development Corporation

The Neighborhood Improvement Development Corporation funds neighborhood level Pride Projects, including small home improvement grants and block- and neighborhood-wide projects (community gardens, farmer’s markets).

Residents looking to participate in projects should contact Urban Anthropology (or their local Healthy Neighborhoods organization) for more information.

The Neighborhoods

Thurston Woods

Sherman Park

Martin Drive

Layton Park, Silver City, Burnham Park

Johnsons Park


Park Neighborhoods

Capitol Heights

Urban Anthropology Inc. • 2522 N. Lake Drive Suite 15 • Milwaukee, WI 53211
To reach Jill Florence Lackey email (preferred) or call (414) 801-3100
To reach Rick Petrie email or call (414) 335-3729
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