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District 6

Alder Marsha A. Rummel

Alder Marsha A. Rummel

Alder Marsha A. Rummel,
Council President

Contact Information

Home Address:

1029 Spaight St # 6C
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 Rummel’s Updates

Tag: Metro

Jenifer St Reconstruction Public Meeting 1/21/15

Jenifer St., Paterson St., Brearly St. and Few St. Reconstruction Project PUBLIC INFORMATIONAL MEETING #2 City Engineering will have a public neighborhood meeting to discuss this proposed street improvement and utility replacement project.  Limits of the project are Jenifer from Spaight … [read more]

Delay Jenifer St Construction

Delay Jenifer St Construction City of Madison Engineering held two Public Information Meetings January 5 and January 21 with notifications sent to residents on Jenifer, Spaight, Paterson, Brearly, and Few Streets to discuss the proposed reconstruction of Jenifer St and to inform neighbors … [read more]

Gazette - spring 2016

Jenifer St reconstruction In late February, the Council approved the final plans for Jenifer St reconstruction. City Engineering will send letters to affected property owners with more details about start dates and contacts. Metro staff is reviewing neighborhood requests to look … [read more]

Request TPC to study moving buses from Jenifer to Willy St

Greetings everyone- I have formally asked the Transit and Parking Commission to study the idea of rerouting Metro buses from Jenifer to Williamson. The topic is being introduced at the Wednesday July 13 TPC meeting with a staff report outlining proposed steps. Unfortunately … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of August 8 2016

Highlights this week. Two separate projects are seeking both rezoning and conditional use approval at Plan Commission on Monday. If you are interested in these items and plan to contact the Plan Commission or attend, you may want to review the Conditional Use standards. Please email Heather … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of August 29, 2016

Highlights this week include an update on the Garver Feed Mill at Bd of Estimates Monday. Also Monday is a request for reconsideration of the decision of the Plan Commission to place on file 418 Division St. If the vote to reconsider passes, there will be a public hearing on the rezoning and … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of August 29, 2016

Highlights this week include an update on the Garver Feed Mill at Bd of Estimates Monday. Also Monday is a request for reconsideration of the decision of the Plan Commission to place on file 418 Division St. If the vote to reconsider passes, there will be a public hearing on the rezoning and … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of September 19, 2016

The highlights this week: At Landmarks on Monday is the proposed lot division to separate the historic house from the Elks Club property. At Plan Commission is a review of the new park impact fee schedule and land dedication requirements. Before Tuesday's Council meeting is a special council … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of September 26. 2016

Highlights include a loan to Red Caboose in the form of a reduced sale price of land in Union Corners, contract with MMSD for Educational Resource officers and amendments to the Capital Budget at Bd of Estimates Monday. On Monday. Metro will convene a public information meeting on study of bus … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of October 17, 2016

Highlights this week include a proposal for a mural on Solidarity Realty, 1148 Williamson, celebrating Otis Redding at Landmarks Commission Monday. Also Monday is Plan Commission review of what counts for usable open space and a proposal for a conditional use to permit a distillery/tasting room … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of November 7, 2016

Highlights include excellent news about three new affordable housing projects, On Monday the Board of Esitmates will approve allocating $3.5M in affordable housing funds. Two projects are located in District 6 at 134 S Fair Oaks and at Union Corners. Also Monday at Landmarks Commission is a … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of April 10, 2017

Highlights- Thank you for re-electing me to another term. I am honored to serve one of the busiest and most engaged districts in the city. I am already diving in to plan a backlog of neighborhood meetings, see the end of this message for more details. Monday April 10, 2017 Street … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of April 17, 2017

Highlights: The CCOC Subcommittee on Police and Community Relations meets Monday to review our draft recommendations to the Common Council. The committee has been meeting since Sept 2016 and we are getting very close to making our final recommendations. This meeting was added last week, and since … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of May 8, 2017

Highlights: The Goodman Community Center's proposal to construct an addition to the Brassworks building and the related proposal to reconfigure Madison Kipp's parking lot to make room for the addition are before the Plan Commission on Monday. Both the Public Safety Review Committee and Equal … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of July 10, 2017

Highlights: Garver Feed Mill alert! It's at Council Tuesday for approval of environmental engineering services, a CSM map and a license to allow the provision of clean soil from Homburg Contractors (one of the developer's partners is offering free soil). But the most important item is at the … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of August 7, 2017

Highlights: At the August 1 Council meeting, the development agreement between the City and Garver Feed Mill LLC was adopted. The agreement included $1.6M in funds for the city to pay for remediation of the soil surrounding the historic Garver Feed Mill. The additional funds required a budget … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of September 11, 2017

Highlights: The Executive Capital Budget will be reviewed Monday and Tuesday by the Finance Committee. See Tuesday for budget items of interest. Also at Finance on Monday, WilMar is seeking a CDBG loan to assist in purchasing the parking lot across from the center. The City-County Homeless Issues … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of September 25, 2017

Highlights: Monday at Finance Committee, members will make amendments to the 2018 Executive Capital budget. I am proposing a pilot to partially underground high voltage wires on the section of Jenifer St that was reconstructed in 2016. This is a new project. In addition, I am proposing to restore … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of October 9, 2017

Highlights: Following the regular agenda, the Finance Committee will get presentations from city agencies about the 2018 Executive Operating budget on Monday and again on Tuesday. The budget includes funding to open the new Midtown Police station and funding staff for the new Fire Station #14, … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of October 30, 2017

Highlights: There will be an update on the Urban Forestry Task Force at Sustainable Madison Committee on Monday. Alder, resident and staff appointments to the task force are being introduced Tuesday for referral and back to Council for adoption 11/21. A neighborhood rep from the Madison Canopy … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of November 13, 2017

Highlights: Monday is the first and possibly final day of 2018 budget deliberations. The hot issues are likely to be the proposed change to Public Market funding source and competing proposals for how much the matching funds for the federal COPS grant should be if we are awarded a federal grant … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of December 11, 2017

Highlights: On Tuesday, the MNA Preservation and Development Committee will have a presentation regarding Hanah Jon Taylor's proposed Cafe Coda, jazz nightclub at 1222 Williamson St, at 5:30p @WilMar Neighborhood Center. On December 4, 2017 Baum Revision and the city finalized the sale of the … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of December 18, 2017

Highlights: The Landmarks Ordinance Review Committee is meeting Monday after a three month hiatus. We will get an update on the first round of Historic District meetings as part of the ordinance revision initiative. There will be two Public Information Meetings this week. On Tuesday, there is an … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of January 1, 2018

Highlights: Happy New Year! I will do my best to provide meaningful information to keep you apprised of district and city issues and will work with interested residents to advocate for progressive changes on the local, state and federal level in 2018. The Council meeting Tuesday will take up the … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of January 8, 2018

Highlights: A Union Triangle resident asked me to find out when the next public meeting for the F-35 aircraft base at Truax will be held, the Thursday January 11 meeting was cancelled. I reached out to Zach Brandon of the Greater Madison Chamber of Commerce, they are advocates for the base. He … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of January 22, 2018

Highlights: Reger Park is getting new playground equipment this year. There is a second public information meeting Monday with recommendations from Parks staff. Neighbors have started a GoFundMe campaign to raise additional funds for a natural play area. Also on Monday, Imagine Madison will be … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest February 12, 2018 w/corrections

Highlights- The second public information meeting for the Winnebago/Linden Reconstruction project is Tuesday. Wednesday at the Board of Park Commissioners, is a request from Central Park Sessions organizers to switch the September 7 CP session to Sunday June 3 in order to hold the new Pursuit of … [read more]

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