South Shore Park to benefit from $1.2 million investment; part of 2017 budget

MILWAUKEE -- South Shore Park will soon benefit from a $1.2 million investment.

According to Milwaukee County supervisors, the grant is part of the 2017 Milwaukee County budget.

The additional funding is part of a long-term project aimed at improving beach and water quality, provide better access for a variety of users and upgrade various facilities.

The plans include reconstructing the parking lot and boat launch and installing new storm water treatment systems.