Wauwatosa, New Berlin to meet in Battle of the Burbs championship

April 5, 2012

The semifinal votes have been counted and Wauwatosa and New Berlin have emerged to face off this week for the right to be named the best place to live in the suburban Milwaukee area.

Top-seeded Wauwatosa cruised into the finals of MyCommunityNOW's Battle of the Burbs bracket contest, earning 61 percent of the vote to 39 percent for fourth-seeded Waukesha.

New Berlin, a second seed, earned its spot in the finals by defeating No. 1 Brookfield, 54-46.

Voting continues until 9 a.m. Thursday at www.mycommunitynow.com/burbs.

Three lucky voters will win Visa gift cards and the winning community will receive a special proclamation from MyCommunityNOW and NOW Newspapers.

Battle of the Burbs

WHAT: A NCAA-style tournament featuring Milwaukee-area suburbs

WHO: Communities still alive are New Berlin and Wauwatosa.

HOW: Visit MyCommunityNOW.com/burbs

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