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Climate

In July, Milwaukee’s average high temperature in July is 81°F (27°C) and the average low temperature is 63°F (17°C), with an average 3.8 inches of precipitation. The temperature may seem somewhat warmer due to humidity, but a sweater or light jacket may be desired in the evenings. For up-to-date weather information for Milwaukee, visit:

Conference Attire

Casual dress is appropriate for all meetings and social events.

Copying and Faxing

Both the Hyatt Regency and Hilton Milwaukee Center have business centers that offer photocopying, printing, and faxing services for a fee.

Photocopying and faxing services are also available at the FedEx Office Print & Ship Center. FedEx Office will print a poster up to 48 inches wide from a PDF that you supply, either on a USB drive or via email to the address below. Other services include copying and duplicating; printing, packaging and shipping, and printing signs and graphics.

FedEx Office Print & Ship Center
209 E Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Phone: (414) 270-0404
Fax: (414) 270-0339
Hours of operation:
Monday through Friday, 7:00 am–11:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday, closed

Internet Use

Free wireless internet is available to SSR attendees staying at either the Hyatt or Hilton hotel.

Dining & Entertainment

There are 26 restaurants within nine blocks of the Midwest Airlines Center and hundreds more in the general downtown area. Milwaukee magazine offers great information on dining options—browse by price, location, and cuisine.

For more visitor information concerning dining, entertainment, attractions, and events with reviews and commentary, visit OnMilwaukee.com. Additional information can be found at VisitMilwaukee.org.

Insurance

Liability insurance is the responsibility of each individual delegate. All delegates should have their own medical coverage.

Medical Services

Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital

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2323 N. Lake Dr.
Milwaukee, WI  53211
(414) 291-1000
Columbia St. Mary’s web site

Messages

Messages for attendees may be posted on a bulletin board near the SSR Registration Desk.

Sales Taxes

Wisconsin’s state sales tax is 5%; Milwaukee county has a sales tax of 0.6%; the combined tax is 5.6% on purchased items.