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Tuesday 5/16/23: Ujima Project, federal COVID-19 emergency lifted, 'Shadows of Industrialization', restaurants opening & closing

Today on Lake Effect, we look at a program that helps kids and families dealing with violence. We explore the changes taking affect now that the federal COVID-19 Public Health Emergency has ended. We look at a project that explores deindustrialization in Milwaukee. Plus, tell you what restaurants are opening and closing in the Milwaukee-area.


  • Brooke Cheaton, manager for Project Ujima at Children’s Wisconsin
  • Bill Pierce, teaches crisis communication at Johns Hopkins
  • Barbara Miner, Milwaukee writer, photographer, and artist
  • Lori Fredrich, dining editor for On Milwaukee