Practically Speaking

Kyle and her husband moved to Brookfield in 1986. She became active in local politics and started blogging in 2004. Her focus is primarily on local issues but often includes state and national topics, too. Kyle looks at things from the taxpayers' perspective in a creative, yet down to earth way, addressing them from a practical point of view.

sad facts of 4K Parents whose children have enrolled enthused about the program and its teachers, saying it has stimulated their children more than they could do at home and advanced their development.


Tell law of the sea to get lost petition 


export jobs but not upset about exporting dollars.

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4K discontinued despite emotions & irregularities

4-K, Elmbrook, TAXES

The room was packed; emotions ran high. Maybe 80 residents were in attendance? Judging from the Pro 4K-ers holding up little yellow "4K Yes" paper hands, they outnumbered those against maybe 5 to 1.  I thought to myself, Oh, this is going to be an emotion filled night. I was right. (My aside comments will be in parenthesis.)

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4K yellow hands and green trees

City of Brookfield, Elmbrook

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