Centrally located in the Midwest, Milwaukee is one of America’s leading manufacturing regions.
Since 1867, the City of Milwaukee Health Department has served the residents of the city of Milwaukee, seeking to improve and protect the health of all who live, work, and play within the city. Although most of the department’s programs and interventions have changed, over 150 years later the department remains steadfast in this mission.
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Urban Health Agenda
Our vision for the future of urban health looks beyond health care. Government and community organizations work together to make our wider environments safer, healthier, and more equitable.Learn More
Health Equity Tool
Together with Human Impact Partners, we created an Equity Lens Tool for health officials and their staffs to use in the context of COVID-related decision making.View Tool