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Alder Scott J. Resnick

Alder Scott J. Resnick

Home Address:
661 Mendota Ct # 1404
Madison , WI 53703

Phone: 608-807-7962
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: Campus Safety
November 29, 2011 3:14 PM
Tomorrow the Board of Public works will be conducting a public hearing regarding assessment of construction costs and new lights on two blocks of North Orchard and Spring Street. The total assessment to the property owners within the area will be approximately 1 million dollars, with $196,000 … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety, Lighting, N Orchard, Roads, Spring Street
December 21, 2011 3:25 PM
Last night at 4:05 am, a 19-year-old female UW-Madison student was attacked on North Carroll Street while walking home alone after studying. The victim was punched by the several times before the assailant fled, presumably after hearing a near-by car.  The suspect was described as a … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety, Langdon Street
January 27, 2012 4:47 PM
Since taking office ten months ago, I have advocated diligently for pedestrian lighting throughout the district. So far the council has supported these efforts and it has paid enormous divides to the impacted neighborhoods. For example before last summer, MPD would often park a squad car … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety, Development, Frances Street, Henry Street, Lighting, Mendota Court, Roads, Spring Street
March 11, 2012 10:26 PM
Earlier this afternoon, the Madison Police Department responding to a stabbing on the 200 block of Langdon Street. The male victim was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. At this hour, officers are still on the scene investigating the incident.  The … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety, Langdon Street
March 19, 2012 5:36 PM
Dozens of State Street street lights were unexpected turned off on Saturday night from the 100 to 600 blocks. This created unexpected challenge for police officers and an unwelcome surprise for city officials.  Once aware of the problem, Alder Verveer and I quickly assessed the … [read more]
Label: District News
Tags: Campus Safety, Lighting, State Street
April 9, 2012 8:00 PM
On April 18th, I will be hosting a community dialogue on campus safety. In the recent months we have had incidents in the Spring and Regent Street area involving muggings, burglaries and other crimes targeting students. Compared to this time last year, robberies in areas of campus have … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety
April 11, 2012 12:24 PM
The city is busy scheduling meeting and conducting routine business. Here are several announcements impacting D8: Budget Conversation: Today, Alders and ASM Legislative Affairs Committee will be holding a meeting on campus to discuss this year's City Budget. The meeting will be at 3:30 pm … [read more]
Label: District News
Tags: Budget, Campus Safety, Development, Student-City Connection
May 3, 2012 1:46 PM
Today, the University will introduce to the public a series of reductions to the 80 routes that service much of campus. I hope to provide some more details for the cuts by University and outline my perceptive as an alder. The University contracts with the City of Madison Metro for 80, 81, … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety, Metro
May 4, 2012 11:51 AM
Tomorrow will be the most publicized Mifflin Street Block Party in recent years. While the message "Don't Go" trended across Twitterverse, tomorrow's Mifflin Street Block Party will start a new (though repeated) chapter in the event's tremulous history. Here are some final thoughts with … [read more]
Label: Mifflin Street
Tags: Campus Safety, Mifflin Street
May 22, 2012 8:30 PM
In the aftermath of the shooting during graduation weekend, the City has renewed its efforts to increase law enforcement on University Avenue and State Street. It is unacceptable for students and visitors to feel threatened by gun violence, gang activity, and drug trafficking. Thankfully, no … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety, State Street, University Ave
May 24, 2012 3:23 PM
The Madison Police Department has probable cause to arrest a second suspected shooter in this weekend's shooting on the 600 block of University Avenue. He is identified as Mr. Derek J. Cannon, age 22, of Madison. Mr. Cannon is facing a tentative charge of 1st Degree Reckless Endangering … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety, University Ave
June 7, 2012 11:33 AM
I am pleased to announce that the second alleged shooter in the May 19th graduation weekend shooting is now in custody. Darrion Brown was taken into custody without incident last night in Dolton, Illinois. Brown will be charged with attempted homicide.  Another alleged shooter, … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety, University Ave
June 22, 2012 9:22 AM
From the Madison Police Department: Shortly after bar time a couple went swimming in Lake Mendota off of Lake Street at 2:46 am. After some time in the water Male began to struggle, his companion attempted to bring him to shore but was unsuccessful. Several good Samaritans entered the … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety
June 24, 2012 1:16 PM
Here is brief status update on some legislation I have been working on over the summer: Restructuring the Housing Committee Amending Section 32.03 of the Madison General Ordinances to separate the functions of the Housing Committee into two committees: the Housing Strategy Committee … [read more]
Label: District News
Tags: Campus Safety, Housing, Technology, Voter ID
July 27, 2012 8:19 AM
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Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety, State Street
August 30, 2012 9:57 AM
One male individual has been taken to the hospital after he failed to surface outside the UW Limnology building. His condition is currently not available. Since this summer, there have been at least two rescue attempts on Lake Mendota for late-night swimmers. On June 22nd, a recent … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety
October 10, 2012 3:21 PM
Myself and the ASM's University Affairs Committee are holding a joint town hall meeting to discuss campus safety today at h at 5 pm in the SAC. We will be joined by the Madison Police Department and other key stakeholders. Several campus safety initiatives we will be discussing … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety, Student-City Connection
November 2, 2012 8:58 AM
Madison police arrested a man early this morning on Fahrenbrook Court after neighbor observed the suspect entering an apartment and removing a backpack. The residents were asleep in the apartment at the time. K-9 units were called in and were able to track down the location of the suspect. An … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety
March 18, 2013 4:11 PM
Tonight at 7 pm I'll be joined by Captain Carl Gloede of the Madison Police Department and PAVE to discuss safety on campus. Come to the Mendota Room in Dejope Hall to hear a panel about what the University can do to address these issues, what measures are in place to protect students, how the … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety
September 16, 2013 12:18 PM
Campus south of Regent Street has been experiencing a number of buglaries since the start of school. While this area is not in my district, I'd like to share an email from Madison South District Captian Joe Balles to District 13 Alder Sue Ellingson: "On Saturday night (early Sunday … [read more]
Label: District News
Tags: Campus Safety
October 25, 2013 1:38 PM
Highlighted police incident report from Thursday: ---- POLICE INCIDENT REPORT Incident Report for Case - #2013-334222 Incident Type - Robbery Incident Date - 10/23/2013 2:27 PM Address - 500 block W. Mifflin St. Victim - Male Update - 10/24 4PM Kendredge Dillard was … [read more]
Label: Campus Safety
Tags: Campus Safety
November 6, 2014 1:46 PM
Body Cameras Last August, I introduced a resolution for the Madison Police Department to study the use of body cameras to ensure transparency and accountability for officers. The outcry of support for this resolution has been tremendous, as seen by editors in the campus papers here and … [read more]
Label: District News
Tags: Budget, Campus Safety, Metro, Student-City Connection, Technology, Transportation

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