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Plan for veteran apartments in contaminated former school in Milwaukee advances

Nov 20, 2018 - Milwaukee Business Journal

Milwaukee officials endorsed working with Gorman & Co. Inc. to convert the former William McKinley School into affordable apartments for veterans.

Wisconsin developer Gorman is the only company that stepped up with a proposal for the heavily contaminated building at 2001 W. Vliet St., said Amy Turim, city real estate development services manager. The former school has been vacant since a 2013 fire, was subject to break ins, and contained asbestos and other hazardous materials. The U.S. Env...