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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 Agenda

Common Council Meeting

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 6:30 pm

Room 201, City-County Building
210 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.

  • Agenda (Posted by 10/28/16)

2017 BUDGET DELIBERATIONS Monday, November 14, 2016 at 5:30 pm, Monona Terrace, 1 John Nolen Drive and Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 5:30 pm (if needed)

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  • Alders Phair and Cheeks to Hold Listening Session on the City's Budget Posted 10/19/2016
    Westside Alders Matt Phair, District 20, and Maurice Cheeks, District 10, will host their third and final public listening session of the year, related to the upcoming annual city budget process. Residents are encouraged to come and share their thoughts and suggestions for priorities regarding …
  • Madison Proclaims October 10, 2016 Indigenous Peoples Day Posted 10/7/2016
    The City of Madison, Wisconsin has proclaimed the second Monday in October Indigenous Peoples Day. Madison first made this proclamation in 2005.   The resolution acknowledges the historical and cultural legacy of Indigenous peoples in Madison and the US, as well as the repression and injustice …
  • Mayor's Operating Budget Message Posted 10/4/2016
    Madison has been recognized as a great place to live – we have found ways to be both prudent and forward-thinking. We also face many challenges in ensuring our City is a great place for all residents. My 2017 operating budget continues in our tradition of innovation and sets the stage for...
  • West Side Alders to Hold Listening Session on the City's Budget Posted 9/29/2016
    Westside Alders Barbara Harrington-McKinney, District 1, Ald. Steve King, District 7, Ald. Paul Skidmore, District 9, Ald. Tim Gruber, District 11 and Ald. Mark Clear, District 19 have scheduled a joint public listening session for the residents in their districts in anticipation of the upcoming...

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