MILWAUKEE (WKOW) -- Milwaukee Public Schools have announced they will be closed Monday, January 6, due to the extremely cold and dangerous weather conditions.
The closure includes all after school activities. Superintendent Gregory Thornton says, "I simply will not have students, many of whom walk blocks to school or wait on the corners for busses, and staff exposed to bitter weather conditions."
Extreme cold weather is also forecast for Tuesday, January 7. MPS will monitor the conditions.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WKOW. All Rights Reserved.
Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Anna Engelhart at 608-661-2767. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at email@example.com.