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The Common Council meets in the Council Chambers to conduct the City's legislative business. The Council adopts the City budget and passes laws, policies and regulations that govern the City.

 current Common council meeting

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
6:30 p.m.
Room 201, City-County Building, 210 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.

*Note this is the only meeting in August


Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in Room 201, City-County Building, 210 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Upcoming Council Presentations

Common Council Briefing:

Next Steps for Public Market District Project

Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 5:45 p.m.

Room 201, City-County Building

Common Council Presentation:

Madison Municipal Building / City-County Building Pre-Design

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

What’s Going On


  • Madison to Break Ground on New Community/Storm Shelter Posted 9/2/2014
    Madison to Break Ground on New Community/Storm Shelter September 4, 1:30p.m. – Highland Manor Mobile Home Community, at Highland Manor Park, 13 Manor Court   (Madison, WI) Mayor Soglin, along with Alder John Strasser of District 14 will break ground on a new and unique community/storm shelter in...
  • Fire Chief, UWPD Chief Support Initiative to Improve Campus Fire Safety Posted 8/29/2014
    UWPD Chief of Police Susan Riseling and the family of Peter Talen will join Madison Fire Chief Steven A. Davis at Firehouse #1, 316 W. Dayton St., on September 2 at 4:00 p.m. to express their support of a Council Resolution proclaiming September as Campus Fire Safety month. The Council meets at …
  • No Refuse or Recycling Monday September 1st, Labor Day Posted 8/26/2014
    There will be no refuse or recycling collection in the City of Madison on Monday September 1st due to the Labor Day holiday.  Residents who have their refuse and recycling collected on Monday will have their material collected on Tuesday, September 2nd.  Residents in Tuesday’s refuse collection...

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