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Brookfield Mayor Steve Ponto honors his father who served in WII and survived the sinking of an escort carrier in October 1944. Nine other men recently were in Brookfield to mark the 68th anniversary of the Battle off Samar.
The disruption caused by this work on such a major thoroughfare has been difficult, but we hope completion of this project will result in improved traffic, safer travel and an economic boost to the area.
Mayor Steve Ponto got a chance to accompany Air National Guardsmen in a flight to refuel two F16 fighter jets. The incredible experience left him with a new appreciation for their work and great photos.
Government, Opinion, Police & Fire
To be truly free, we need law enforcement, Mayor Steve Ponto said at a National Police Week ceremony. Ponto and his wife recently visited the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington, D.C.
Mayor Steve Ponto told Brookfield Elementary School fifth graders: "With all the exciting opportunities which you have to learn and grow, don’t get distracted by drugs or gangs. They will only hold you down."
Mayor Steve Ponto says city officials concerned about traffic impacts persuaded the Islamic Foundation of Greater Milwaukee to cut the size of the proposed mosque by nearly half.
Government, The Neighborhood Files, Obituaries
Mayor Steve Ponto offered these remarks at the memorial service Wednesday for longtime alderman Jim Garvens.
Brookfield Mayor Steven Ponto weighs in on how provisions of WI Act 10 are impacting city employees.
Mayor Steve Ponto says "more initiatives are underway" following business expansions by Thomas Magnete USA and Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp.
Government, Opinion, Business
Brookfield has always been "open for business," with Target and Thomas Magnete the latest successes in a strong focus on economic development.
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