City of

District 2

Alder Patrick W. Heck

Alder Patrick W. Heck

Alder Patrick W. Heck

Contact Information

Home Address:

123 N. Blount St. #303
Madison , WI 53703

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 Heck’s Updates

Week of April 9 Meetings of Possible Interest to District 2

April 7, 2018 3:28 PM

The week of April 9 has items of possible interest to residents of district 2 at the Parks Long Range Planning Subcommittee, the Oscar Mayer Strategic Assessment Committee, the City County Homeless Issues Committee, the Common Council Executive Committee, the Common Council, the Urban Design Commission, the Transit and Parking Commission, the Historic Preservation Plan Advisory Committee, and the Common Council President's Work Group on Surveillance Equipment & Data Management Policies. The city meeting agenda items are open for testimony from the public should you be interested in weighing in.  I also appreciate hearing from you on any items on which you have a particular interest or concern so please send me an email or give me a call.

Also, committees and commissions have an opportunity at the beginning of each agenda for Public Comment on items not on the agenda.  If you have something you want to share with a committee or commission, you can use the Public Comment time to do so.

Parks Long Range Planning Subcommittee
2:00 April 9, 2018
Rm GR-27 City County Building

Agenda Item 5
2018-2023 Park and Open Space Plan

Oscar Mayer Strategic Assessment Committee
5:30 April 9, 2017
Goodman South Madison Library
2222 S. Park St

Agenda Item 6
Equitable Development Presentation

Agenda Item 7
Economic Development

-Connect Madison
-Regional Economic Development Strategies
-Market Data

Agenda Item 8
Environmental Issues

Agenda Item 9
Owners Status Report

Agenda Item 10
Boundary Discussion (continued)

City County Homeless Issues Committee
6:30 April 9, 2017
Rm 357 City-County Building

Agenda Item 1
Community Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness

Agenda Item 2

System Gaps Analysis and Recommendations (MUM Gaps Analysis from 2012 attached as reference for discussion)

Agenda Item 6
Community Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness - Torrie Kopp-Mueller, Homeless Services Consortium Coordinator

Agenda Item 10
Beacon Update

Agenda Item 11
Messner Property Update

Common Council Executive Committee
4:30 April 10, 2018
Rm 108 City-County Building

Agenda item 6

Update: Task Force on Structure of City Government (4/10/18)

Agenda item 7

Update: President's Work Group to Develop City-Wide Surveillance Equipment and Data Management Policies (4/10/18)

Common Council
6:30 April 10, 2018
Rm 201 City-County Building




Creating Section 28.022 -- 00324 of the Madison General Ordinances to change the zoning of properties located at 717-753 E. Johnson Street, 2nd Aldermanic District, from TR-V2 (Traditional Residential - Varied 2) District to NMX (Neighborhood Mixed-Use) District.


Agenda item 16

Report of the Mayor submitting resident committee appointments (introduction 3/20/2018; action 4/10/2018).

KRISTEN E. LUPPINO (2nd A.D.) - appoint to the position of Adult City Resident. Ms. Luppino is a special education program support teacher with the Madison Metropolitan School District. She is a member of the policy and advocacy council with the Division for Early Childhood of the Council for Exceptional Children (DEC-CEC). Ms. Luppino succeeds Allison L. Miller.

TERM EXPIRES: 4-30-2020



Agenda item 63

Approving a Certified Survey Map of property owned by the Evans Scholar Foundation located at 141 Langdon Street; 2nd Ald. Dist.


Agenda item 64

SUBSTITUTE - Establishing Policy Guidelines for Alterations to Capitol Square Area Planting Beds for the Intent of Creating New Public Sidewalk Cafes.


Agenda item 65

SUBSTITUTE - Authorizing the City of Madison to enter into a contract with the Madison Central Business Improvement District (BID) for $60,000 to fund the continuation of the Downtown Activities Program focused on existing plazas around the Capitol Square and State Street (2nd, 4th and 8th AD).



Agenda item 101

Approving the 2018 Neighborhood Grant Program recommendations made by the Staff Review Team and authorizing the Planning Division Director, Finance Director and City Attorney to execute grant agreements on behalf of the City.

Includes grant for Tenney-Lapham Neighborhood Association project: "Celebrating 100 Years of Tenney Park and the Tenney-Lapham Neighborhood – celebrate park and neighborhood with permanent installation of vintage park image signs in Tenney Park; increase visibility of Tenney's historic homes; and a contest to redesign neighborhood welcome sign at E. Johnson/Gorham Sts"

Urban Design Commission
4:30 April 11, 2018
Rm 351 City County Building


Agenda Item 7
827 East Gorham Street - Relocation of Two Buildings from 725 and 737 East Johnson Street. 2nd Ald. Dist.
Owner: Chris Houden, 700 East, LLC
Applicant: Thomas Miller, Kahler Slater Architects
Final Approval is Requested

Transit and Parking Commission
5:00 April 11, 2017
Rm 201 City County Building


Agenda Item F3

TPC Resolution No. 19-21 for the approval to Eliminate Paratranist Leave Attended Service and Paratransit Convenience Tickets as of 6/3/18. Other proposed changes have been deferred to a later date.

No action will be taken at this meeting. This item shall remain as information/discussion only until Commission Members request that it be brought to a vote at the following month's meeting. At such time that members request it be brought to the Commission for vote/action, this item will be noticed on the agenda as an actionable item under

Unfinished Business.

Historic Preservation Plan Advisory Committee
6:30 April 11, 2018
John Wall Family Pavilion in Tenney Park
402 N Thornton Ave

Agenda item 6

Overview of historic preservation plans and typical content

Agenda item 7

Living History Project overview

Agenda item 8

How can Madison go beyond the typical plan?

A. How can we create a community that values history and connects people to place?

B. How can we capture the intangible parts of our story?

Agenda item 9

What is next?

A. Review the HPP process

B. Review the role of the Advisory Committee

C. Next meetings

Common Council President's Work Group on Surveillance Equipment & Data Management Policies
12:00 April 13, 2017

Rm 354 City County Building



Agenda Item 6

Finalization of City Agency Survey

Agenda Item 7

Review of Policies from Other Cities

Agenda Item 8

Surveillance Policy Outline


*Consent agenda--The consent agenda includes many agenda items that come to a vote without testimony or Council discussion.  Should anyone register and wish to speak, the item would be taken off the consent agenda.

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