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Alder Scott J. Resnick

Alder Scott J. Resnick,
Council President Pro Tem

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

Phone: 608-807-7962
district8@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: Development
July 11, 2011 12:16 PM
Three items on today’s Plan Commission agenda are significant to District 8: an air space lease for the new Chazen Museum of Art, modifications for the expansion of the Charter Street Heating Plant, and zoning for a new high-rise at 1001 University Avenue. The first two items should be … [read more]
Label: Development
Tags: 1001 University, Charter Street Heating Plant, Chazen, Development, Plan Commission
August 4, 2011 2:10 PM
On August 2nd, the City Council referred decisions regarding a new student high rise to be located at 1001 University Avenue back to the Landmarks Commission, Urban Design Commission and Plan Commission. Previously, the Plan Commission rejected a concept to move the existing Saint Francis House … [read more]
Label: Development
Tags: 1001 University, Development, Landmarks, Plan Commission, UDC
November 13, 2011 11:08 AM
City Engineering is planning to reconstruct Orchard Street and Spring Street in 2012. This will include the 0 and 100 block of North Orchard by the UW Primate Center, and the 1200 and 1300 block of Spring Street that includes the Humbucker.  The City will be replacing the sanitary and … [read more]
Label: District News
Tags: Development, Lighting, N Orchard, Roads, Spring Street
January 26, 2012 3:37 PM
West Lakelawn Place will be closed to traffic on Friday, January 27th due to construction. Please use alternate routes when going to class tomorrow to avoid any conflicts. The closure should only last several hours and occur between 7 am and 5 pm.  [read more]
Label: Development
Tags: Development
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
January 31, 2012 5:00 PM
The city is busy scheduling meeting and conducting routine business. Here are several announcements impacting D8: Steam Blows: This week the Charter Street Heating Plant will be conducting a steam blow. The purpose of the blow is to clean the steam piping of dirt and other loose debris. … [read more]
Label: District News
Tags: Charter Street Heating Plant, Development, Library Mall, Lighting, Plan Commission
February 22, 2012 7:53 PM
After receiving approval at the Urban Design Commission, the Plan Commission determined to refer the discussion of a 14-unit, five story student apartment at 202-206 Brooks Street. Before the referral, the commission raised two intriguing concerns with the proposed construction: city … [read more]
Label: Development
Tags: Brooks Street, Development, Downtown Zoning, Plan Commission
April 4, 2012 10:00 PM
The City has received a request from the University to demolition two old apartment buildings on 925 and 931 W Johnson Street, and use the land to extend an existing parking lot on Clymer Place. After reviewing the project, I am offering my support to the University. Usually, the city does … [read more]
Label: Development
Tags: Development, Parking
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 13, 2012 12:26 PM
The city is busy scheduling meeting and conducting routine business. Here are several announcements impacting D8: 1323 Dayton Street Update: The construction of a 65-unit, nine story student apartment received approval from the Plan Commission on May 7th, and a final public hearing will be … [read more]
Label: District News
Tags: Development, Lighting, N Orchard, Roads, Spring Street, Student-City Connection, Transportation
November 25, 2012 5:40 PM
The Opus Group proposes to develop a new mixed use/student housing project on the property located at 1419 Monroe Street, currently the Stadium Bar.  The project would have one level of underground parking, street level retail and five levels of student housing totaling approximately 100 … [read more]
Label: Development
Tags: Development
March 8, 2013 8:48 AM
It was recently announced that the owners Stadium Bar have decided to sell their bar to the Opus Group out of Milwaukee, and turn the property into a student high-rise. The proposed development will have a first floor dedicated to retail space, and five additional stories of residential … [read more]
Label: Development
Tags: Development, Stadium Bar
April 24, 2013 2:46 PM
D8 residents may be interested in two upcoming meetings held by Alder Mike Verveer: Mifflin Street Block Party Meeting Wednesday, May 1, 2013 7:00 p.m. Madison Senior Center, 330 W. Mifflin Street As you know, the traditional day for the Mifflin Street Block Party is fast … [read more]
Label: District News
Tags: Development, Mifflin Street
May 30, 2013 7:36 AM
There is a State-Landgon neighborhood meeting tonight to discuss a new 2-story retail development at (technically) 502 N Frances. The development will go between Towers and the City Bar, and face State Street. To read more about the project, click here. The meeting is at 7:30 pm at the Pyle … [read more]
Label: Development
Tags: Development, State Street
July 10, 2013 8:34 AM
On Friday, July 12, and Saturday, July 13, 2013, Kraemer Brothers will be setting up equipment to remove a tower crane.  This will require the closing of the 300 block of N. Bassett Street from University Avenue to Conklin Place on July 12th and July 13th.  Traffic from Conklin Place to … [read more]
Label: Development
Tags: Development, Roads
August 7, 2013 10:02 AM
On Thursday, August 8th, Sigma Alpha Epsilon (SAE) will be presenting to the Zoning Board of Appeals to request a lakefront setback for a new five-story multi-family building. City ordinance forbids buildings to be built 75' from the water without special approval. SAE is requesting their … [read more]
Label: Development
Tags: SAE, Development, Mendota Court
February 25, 2014 2:30 PM
Big news for 21-century manufacturing in the greater Midwest region! It was officially announced today that the Department of Defense has selected to fund the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute based out of Chicago. This institute is a public-private partnership between … [read more]
Label: Development
Tags: Development
April 2, 2014 2:02 PM
There will be a neighborhood meeting tonight to discuss a proposed new consturction and 8-story addition ajacent to the Roundhouse at 626 Langdon Street. The new proposal will add 41 new units and 111 new bedrooms. Fourteen of the the existing one-bedroom units will be recongifured for a net … [read more]
Label: Development
Tags: Development

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