Jul 23, 2013
We often hear observations about our region’s strengths and challenges. Frequently, these observations are based on perception. Vital Signs: Benchmarking Metro Milwaukee provides us with facts, a new, objective look at our region’s standing compared to 15 other regions. Whether our interests are primarily related to education, economic matters, or who we are as the people of southeastern Wisconsin, Vital Signs provides a comprehensive look at the quality of life in the region. This presentation by Marcus White, the Greater Milwaukee Foundation’s Vice President of Community Partnerships, examined highlights of the report and proposed “next steps” for our region and its leaders.