2017 Annual Bloom & Groom
Capitol Heights has partnered again with Lowes and NIDC (Neighborhood Improvement Development Corp) to bring residents discounted flowers and plants. Join us on Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 9am-11am in the parking lot of Blessed Savior School (65th Fiebrantz across from Marshall) to purchase flowers and plants priced between $1-$4. This year we have added vegetable plants that you can grow in your gardens.
2017 Capitol Heights Community Clean-up
The 2017 Capitol Heights Community Clean-up will take place during the months of July and August. Volunteers are needed! Let’s work together to keep our neighborhood free from debris and trash. Please contact Antoinette Vaughn at (414)459-9099 or at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Food will be served!
Summer Youth Work Program
This is a youth summer work program geared to help young people between the ages of 14-18 establish healthy work habits and participate in building a positive image of their community and with the residents of the area (Capitol Heights). The Capitol Heights Summer Youth Work Program will consist of lawn care and window washing. Lawn care includes mowing, edging yards, and trimming bushes and shrubs. The 2017 program will run from June 26th to August 11th.
Fall Youth Work Program
This is a youth fall work program geared to help young people between the ages of 14-18. This program targets the elderly and disabled residents of the Capitol Heights area. The Capitol Heights Fall Youth Work Program will consist only of raking leaves. This is a 4-week program usually beginning in mid-October through mid-November.
$3,000 Matching Grant – Minor Home Improvement Pilot Program
Would you like to receive assistance with exterior home repairs and projects? This could include projects for porches, roofs, siding, trim, fences, and landscaping to name a few. Residents in the Capitol Heights Neighborhood are eligible to receive up to a $3,000 matching grant for home improvement projects. Space is limited to the first 25 residents with approved projects. Please see the link below for more information. All completed applications must be mailed to Capitol Heights c/o Minor Home Improvement Program, 5555 W. Capitol Drive, Milwaukee, WI 53216 or email the information to email@example.com.