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District 1

Alder Barbara Harrington-McKinney

Alder Barbara Harrington-McKinney

Alder Barbara Harrington-McKinney

Contact Information

Home Address:

1209 Dayflower Drive
Madison , WI 53719

Council Office

Common Council Office:
210 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Room 417
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 266-4071
Fax: (608) 267-8669
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Alder Harrington-McKinney’s Updates

Tag: Flooding

Update on Flooding in Madison from City Engineer

Please find the following update from City Engineer, Rob Phillips, sent to the Common Council and that I am sharing with District 1 neighbors: On late Friday night into Saturday morning, the City of Madison and surrounding areas experienced a serve rainfall event. The near west, far west, and … [read more]

High Lake Levels - Residents in low lying areas should be preparing to protect their properties

As you are aware, the storm we experience on June 15th and June 16th was an extreme event which resulted in many areas of the city flooding. We received an additional 1-1.5 inches of rain overnight and this morning and we expect more rain today, Friday and Saturday of this week. The flooding … [read more]

Sand Bags - Added Westside Location - Old Griff's Restaurant Parking Lot

Staff continues to address the flooding issues in the area. Engineering staff responded quickly to the request to have sand delivered closer to the Park Edge Park Ridge area (Old Griff’s parking lot). You will need to bring shovels. If neighbors are willing. We could use extra hands to fill … [read more]

Happy 4th of July!

Many have asked for construction updates. Enjoy the day, remember to stay well hydrated. Park Edge/Park Ridge Neighborhood Employment & Training Center Per ADDM #1: Pre-Bid Contractors Meeting: Tuesday, June 26, 2018 @ 1:30 pm at 1233 McKenna Blvd. Madison WI (Former Griff's … [read more]

Warning of Hazardous Driving - Asked to Stay Off the Roads

If you don’t have to go out tonight please stay home. Dear Neighbors: Please stay out of flood water. Driving home tonight cars in front of me were already flooded and stalled. Beltline and Gammon. Gammon and Watts. Watts Rd. and High Point Rds were also impassible. Many cars turned … [read more]

Heavy Rain and Flooding Reported on the Southwest

Good Morning Neighbors I am already receiving calls from residents who experienced severe flooding. One resident reporting 4” in basement flooding. There is also a report of a person being swept away in the Westside flooding. Please email me at to report the impact … [read more]

Flooding Update - Office of the Mayor

Dear Neighbor: You have received many emails over the past 15 plus hours. The purpose is to keep you informed and updated about the flooding crisis. I do apologize to those neighbors who may think this frequency is too much. As Alder, our job is to keep our consistents informed. In this case … [read more]

Update on Flooding August 23, 2018

Hello Neighbor: We are likely to see more rain tomorrow. I'm including several updates here, so be prepared for lots of information. For the most up to date information, please see the City's Flood Updates (for things like road closures, cleanup information, and Metro Transit … [read more]

September 11...Fourteen Years Ago

Today marks the 14th year Anniversary of 911. That date will forever be etched into our collective memories as it changed the lives of so many...of an entire Country. Today we also recognize the unparalleled humanitarianism shown by first responders and the community of the whole. I love the … [read more]

West District Police- Another Car Left Unlocked - West District Blotter Don't be surprised - Another case on the west side where someone left an unlocked vehic

West District Blotter - A response about rash of car breaking on the Westside: (Name of resident withheld) I certainly feel your frustration. We are just as frustrated by it, this is a city wide problem and not specific to your neighborhood . I don’t know why people feel we are doing … [read more]

Community Invited to Honor Those During Flood Event - Tuesday, September 25

You are invited to attend the Common Council meeting on September 25, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in Room 201 of the City-County Building. That evening, Ald. Barbara Harrington-McKinney, the southwest Madison neighborhood association presidents, along with the Common Council, will be honoring Connie … [read more]

City of Madison Flooding Update - Wednesday, October 24, 2018

FEMA Recovery Office Scheduled to Open Soon Local disaster relief officials are working with those from the Federal Emergency Management Association (FEMA) to establish a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) where Small Business Administration (SBA) and FEMA officials will be located and available … [read more]

Small Business Administration Disaster Assistance for Wisconsin

Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-Line Winds, Flooding, and Landslides Dane County Samuel Arroyo and Dorris Evans, Public Affairs Specialists with the U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA), Office of Disaster Assistance, have been assigned to perform Community Outreach in the City of … [read more]

Sandbag Collection Over for 2018

Residents should not place additional sandbags to the curb for pickup at this time. The deadline to place sandbags to the curb for pickup was November 25. Collection crews will cycle through the City picking up sandbags that were placed to the curb prior to the November 25 deadline. Once … [read more]

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