Case Study: Jazz in the Park
RECYCLING AT A CONCERT SERIES
Jazz in the Park, Milwaukee, WI
Jazz in the Park is a weekly series of free outdoor concerts featuring exciting local and national jazz performers that extend through summer into early fall in Cathedral Square Park located in Downtown Milwaukee. The concerts are sponsored by Milwaukee’s East Town Association and draw a crowd of 2,800 – 3,500 people each week. Concert-goers bring picnics or enjoy food and beverages from local vendors.
Recycling at Jazz in the Park handles a myriad of materials that attendees carry in or buy from vendors. The program operates in a fast-paced crowded setting thanks to cooperation between a number of groups.