Milwaukee Alderman Murphy: Abrupt closure of Hank Aaron State Trail leaves residents frustrated

I, along with many residents, commuters and outdoor enthusiasts, was disappointed to learn of the abrupt closure of the Hank Aaron State Trail from 76th St. to 84th St. With no advance notice concrete barriers appeared and will be in place through August 14. Even worse, no alternative routes or accommodations were put in place for the heavily traveled trail that is used by bikers, runners and those commuting from the west side of the city toward downtown.

While I understand the intention behind the decision to ensure safety of those attending the State Fair, we should not be harming one group...

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