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Alder Lauren Cnare

Alder Lauren Cnare

Home Address:
5218 Kevins Way
Madison , WI 53714

Phone: 608-235-9179
district3@cityofmadison.com
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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Tag: Grandview Town Center
January 4, 2012 9:35 PM
City staff, the development team, Alder Jill Johnson and I are getting ready for this first-of-2012 eastside neighborhood meetings and have outlined the rough draft today. The meeting is designed to update loyal followers and introduce newcomers to this project and the process it is … [read more]
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February 13, 2012 11:47 AM
Dear Residents Per the review schedule for Grandview Commons Town Center, the proposal is on for Urban Design Commission review this Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012. The meeting begins at 4:30 in Room 260 of the Madison Municipal Building, 215 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Because of the difficulty … [read more]
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February 15, 2012 4:02 PM
UDC Items ahead of ours are being referred. We will likely be earlier than the time first estimated. I will be there by 4:30 and hold things off as best I can. I will request taking up items out of order, and a break to assure our participation. [read more]
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February 17, 2012 8:55 AM
Dear All: In light of the requested changes at the Urban Design Commission and the need to share and digest them, as well as have the development team edit the proposal and diagrams to reflect them, I am exploring and waiting to confirm these dates: Urban Design - March 7 Plan … [read more]
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February 17, 2012 3:25 PM
Dear all: Big projects often take a winding road through the hills and dales in their approval process because of the numerous changes along the way, the importance of communicating with neighbors and allowing sufficient time to absorb elements of the project, including the … [read more]
Label: Grandview Commons Town Center
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February 20, 2012 8:15 PM
Tonight, as I requested, the Plan Commission referred this project to the March 5, 2012, meeting which will start at 5:30 in the City-County Building. Please help put people on notice of this event, and if you run into anyone who has received a postcard urging them to call me and share … [read more]
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February 27, 2012 9:09 AM
This morning's newspaper promoted this proposal's appearance at the Common Council meeting tomorrow. While technically correct - it is on the agenda - it will not be discussed except to be referred to the Council meeting of March 20, 2012. The formality of agendas and the importance of … [read more]
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March 1, 2012 8:11 PM
I both thank you and apologize that two of your nights next week will be taken up by this proposal. You have all been yeoman and devoted countless hours to participating in this process and no matter what your position on the issue, many of you have demonstrated a level of engagement and … [read more]
Label: Grandview Commons Town Center
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March 4, 2012 2:24 PM
Dear all: There’s been lots of e-mail traffic over the weekend about the best way to assure everyone is heard Monday night and that it all makes sense from a presentation standpoint to support the Plan Commissioners in their decision-making. The Chair of the Plan Commission is highly … [read more]
Label: Grandview Commons Town Center
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March 4, 2012 2:25 PM
Dear all: There’s been lots of e-mail traffic over the weekend about the best way to assure everyone is heard Monday night and that it all makes sense from a presentation standpoint to support the Plan Commissioners in their decision-making. The Chair of the Plan Commission is highly … [read more]
Label: Grandview Commons Town Center
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March 6, 2012 1:26 AM
Urban Design Commission Meeting – Wednesday March 7, 2012 at 4:30 pm Item No. 8 (last!) Again thank you, thank you for sharing your thoughts with the Plan Commission Monday night. The item PASSED on a vote of all minus 1.. The proposal is returning to Urban Design Commission for … [read more]
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March 16, 2012 5:17 PM
Dear Residents: Tuesday is the final meeting for a decision on the Grandview Commons Town Center general development plan and neighborhood plan changes. (It is not THE end, in that buildings will come back for the public review process before they are built.) Once again, please come to … [read more]
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March 19, 2012 10:13 AM
See you at 6:45 pm, please see the previous blog for specifics. [read more]
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March 21, 2012 4:58 AM
Many thanks to those who have participated over these years, those who attended meetings, wrote e-mails and letters, and engaged in the process. The Common Council passed the Comprehensive and Neighborhood Plan amendments, and the zoning change and plat. There won't be shovels in the … [read more]
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July 9, 2012 10:33 PM
Details, details with the SIP The road to development is a long and precise one in Madison, allowing for plenty of time for advice and input, and examination before a shovel ever strikes the dry, hard dirt. Earlier this year, the Grandview Commons Town Center proposal received approval … [read more]
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August 20, 2012 7:43 AM
New City Zoning Code Takes Next Steps (Optional meeting) For the last several years, the City’s Planning Division and citizen committees have been working on re-designing the city’s zoning code to better reflect the realities of a growing city and our values as a community. The text of the … [read more]
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Tags: Grandview Town Center
September 9, 2012 2:42 PM
This will change approval meeting dates, but it will still be a busy Fall. I will provide a revised approval schedule when a submittal is made so that you can schedule your comments and meeting attendance with more certainty.   [read more]
Label: Grandview Commons Town Center
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November 27, 2012 7:12 PM
First, thanks to all of you who came out tonight to the Common Council to share your thoughts on this project. At 5:15 pm, a letter was delivered to the City from a local law firm taking into question the unanimous decisions of the Urban Design Commission and the Plan Commission to approve the … [read more]
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