City of
Madison

District 12

Alder Larry Palm

Alder Larry Palm

Alder Larry Palm

Contact Information

Home Address:

2502 Dahle St
Madison , WI 53704

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 Palm’s Blog

Tag: Development

District 12 Update

Greetings! You might see a different format for this email. I have switched to the city's "Blog" format which provides me opportunity to tag and catagorize the emails in case you want to find it on the Distric 12 website. I'll still try to group emails so I don't clutter you inbox. As … [read more]

Sherman-North Sherman - Fordem Development

Sherman-North Sherman-Fordem Ave Development Meeting Monday June 29 at 6:00pm Center For Families 2120 Fordem Avenue Residents are invited to a presentation of a proposed multi-use redevelopment at the triangle at Sherman/North Sherman/Fordem Avenue. This is not the same as … [read more]

D12 Update - Meetings of interest

SHERMAN-NORTH SHERMAN-FORDEM AVE DEVELOPMENT MEETING TonIGHt Today! Monday June 29 at 6:00pm Center For Families 2120 Fordem Avenue Residents are invited to a presentation of a proposed multi-use redevelopment at the triangle at Sherman/North Sherman/Fordem Avenue. This is not the … [read more]

Week of August 3

Taste of FEED Saturday, August 8 from 4:30 to 7:00pm FEED Kitchens - 1219 North Sherman Avenue This event has a family focus. Kids activities will include hands-on pottery demonstrations, decorate-your-own-sugar-cookie instruction, scavenger hunts in the Kitchens, a fire engine from … [read more]

Week of August 24

Carpenter-Ridgeway Park Improvements Beginning mid-September Madison Parks construction crew will be out at Carpenter-Ridgeway Park. The improvements include replacement of playground surfacing to wood mulch, adding a slide and border. It is anticipated this project may take up to one month to … [read more]

Judge Doyle Square Council Discussion

Over the past several years the City of Madison has been actively working to redevelop the rear property at the Madison Municipal Building – commonly known as Judge Doyle Square “JDS”. I fully support the concept of reuse of the site, a surface parking lot is not the best and ideal use for … [read more]

"McKenzie Place" at UDC

The proposal named "McKenzie Place" at 2107-2249 Sherman Avenue will be discussed at the next UDC (Urban Design Commission) on September 16 at 4:30pm at the City County Building Rm GR-27. It is item #10 on the UDC Agenda 9/2/15 proposed plan 9/2/15 staff report I understand that there may … [read more]

D12 September 15 Update

2016 Fordem Ave Proposed Street Resurfacing Project City of Madison Engineering, as part of our annual review of streets, has recommended Fordem Avenue from Sherman Avenue to East Johnson Street for street resurfacing in 2016. Theses streets we last done in 1970 or 1998 depending on the … [read more]

D12 Update - JDS

Judge Doyle Square Many of you are aware that the potentially final discussion and vote on the Judge Doyle Square (JDS) proposal will occur this Tuesday September 29. The Council will convene and hear the full presentation and public comment and then meet as a “Committee of the Whole” which … [read more]

The Anatomy of A Decision

It’s now approaching six hours of debate, presentation and questions about the Judge Doyle Square (JDS) proposal. There have been testimonial from the city’s negotiation team, the public, the developer and Exact Science. While some information is repeated, there is new information or new … [read more]

Three Northside Meetings of Note

Greetings! In the next two weeks there will be three very different meetings on the Northside of items that I believe are important to District 12 residents. I look forward to seeing you there! Oscar Mayer Site Public Listening Session Wednesday February 24 6:30pm Warner … [read more]

Week of February 28 Meetings

There are three meetings of interest this week that you are invited to participate in. Have a great week! Monday: Warner Park Lagoon Planning Process Public Meeting Date: Monday February 29, 6:00 – 8:00pm Location: Warner Park Community Recreation Center More information … [read more]

Food, Food, Food!

Food continues to be a hot topic in District 12. Quite a few developments are happing that revolve around either food production, distribution or consumption. Public Market The owners of the Washington Plaza Shopping Center (at the corner of First Street and East Washington Ave) have … [read more]

December 1 Neighborhood Meeting - Development Project at 2507 Winnebago Street

Please join Ald. Marsha Rummel and me for a neighborhood meeting where we will hear about Gorman & Company, Inc.’s proposal for a GrandFamily housing development to be located at 2507 Winnebago Street. Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 6:30 p.m. Holy Cross Lutheran Church - 2670 Milwaukee … [read more]

F-35, Parks and Street Safety

Truax Field F-35 You might have heard about the Air Force's decision to include the 115th Fighter Wing at Truax Field as one of the five candidate sites for the next generation F-35 aircraft. The Air Force has slowly been winnowing down its list and I have been informed will now be making a … [read more]

Car-X Proposal, Northside Violence Prevention Job Opening

Now that it’s warming up to seasonal averages, it's time to shovel out and look forward to 2017. Below are two recent items of note that I would like to share with you. Car-X Proposed for East Johnson/East Washington Site Car-X has proposed replacing the vacant printing shop on North … [read more]

1413 Wyldewood, United We Stand, Schools Q&A

1413 Wyldewood Drive Conditional Use Public Hearing Felicia Davis is proposing to locate a daycare center for 16 youth in a four bedroom house. This requires a conditional use as the area is zoned residential. The proposal will have a Public Hearing at the Madison Plan Commission on … [read more]

1413 Wyldewood, United We Stand, Schools Q&A

1413 Wyldewood Drive Conditional Use Public Hearing Felicia Davis is proposing to locate a daycare center for 16 youth in a four bedroom house. This requires a conditional use as the area is zoned residential. The proposal will have a Public Hearing at the Madison Plan Commission on … [read more]

Oscar Mayer site

Greetings! You might have heard the recent news that a potential developer is interested in the Oscar Mayer site. They are still in the review phase and have not made any decisions as to what to develop on the site. in the past week I have been engaged with Mayor Soglin, Alder … [read more]

City of Madison Oscar Mayer Strategic Assessment Committee

City of Madison Oscar Mayer Strategic Assessment Committee Last night, Alder Kemble and I introduced a resolution creating the Oscar Mayer Strategic Assessment Committee. The resolution is set to go to the Economic Development Committee, Plan Commission and Finance Committee before returning … [read more]

Foxconn and Oscar Mayer site

Dear Residents- Foxconn. A company that has been in the news lately for proposing a 20 million square feet factory on about 1.56 square miles, employing from 3,000 to 13,000 employees with a $3,000,000,000 taxpayer subsidy. More recently, it's apparent that they're interested in a … [read more]

Tennyson Ridge Apartments Open House

Oakbrook Corporation will be at Warner Park Community Center Friday August 4 from 2pm to 6pm accepting housing application for their second building at Tennyson Ridge at 3818 Whitman Lane. One, two and three bedrooms will be available for move in November 30. Every apartment will include … [read more]

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