• Common Council recognizes Northside’s Dr. Lester Carter

    October 14, 2016


    The Milwaukee Common Council was pleased to
    honor a pillar of the Northside community, pharmacist
    and entrepreneur Dr. Lester Carter, during
    its regular meeting on Tuesday, October 11, 2016.
    Dr. Carter first opened Carter’s Drug Store at 2400
    W. Burleigh Street in 1968, and has served members
    of his community for nearly 50 years. Seventh
    district Alderman Khalif J. Rainey said Dr. Carter
    is well known for his patient and gentle nature
    and has treated each of his patients with respect
    and courtesy during their private consultations.
    Many seek out Dr. Carter for his advice and expertise.
    Pictured are (from left) Alderman José G.
    Pérez (12th District), Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs
    (6th District), Common Council President Ashanti
    Hamilton (1st District), Alderman Russell W.
    Stamper, II (15th District), Dr. Lester Carter, Alderman
    Khalif J. Rainey (7th District), Alderman Cavalier
    Johnson (2nd District), and Alderman James
    A. Bohl, Jr. (5th District).