Walkerville - a city of tents at the state Capitol!

Event Details
Event Date: 
Saturday, June 4, 2011 - 7:00pm to Wednesday, June 8, 2011 - 8:00pm

Join the We Are Wisconsin coalition, along with a number of other progressive groups, at Walkerville - a 'city' of tents around the Capitol square calling attention to the devastating state budget cuts to education, health care and other programs benefiting Wisconsin's working families.

The action near the Capitol will begin the evening of Saturday, June 4, at 7 p.m. and will continue throughout the state budget process. Each day will focus on one area that will be harmed by the governor's extreme budget.

  • Sunday, June 5, is K-12 public education day (teachers and education support professionals), program starts at 3 p.m.
  • Monday, June 6, is public services day (state workers/Council 1, local/county services, police and fire), program starts at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 8, is higher education day (including our technical college members), program starts at 7 p.m.