Tag: City Planning

December 10, 2018 10:54 AM

I hope you are able to join us on Thursday December 13 from 6:30-8:30 for a discussion on Madison’s transportation system. We will have three City managers presenting their efforts in a safer, more sustainable and equitable transportation system here in Madison. Associate Professor Asli … [read more]

November 9, 2018 12:00 PM

It's not too late to sign up to attend the Neighborhood Conference and join hundreds of your friends and neighbors who are already planning to attend. This year's event, at the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center will feature an update on this summer's flooding, an opportunity to … [read more]

October 15, 2018 5:03 PM

It's certainly not too early to mark your calendar and register for the Mayor's Neighborhood Conference. The City of Madison Mayor's Neighborhood Conference 2018 brings together hundreds of the most thoughtful, conscious, and caring people involved in neighborhoods across our city. … [read more]

October 5, 2018 3:47 PM

Help us discover Madison history! The City of Madison is creating a Historic Preservation Plan and is looking for your help in identifying the places that have shaped the cultural, social, and physical character of the city. These places, no matter how big or small, are important in … [read more]

September 27, 2018 3:41 PM

I am pleased to share the press release below from the Institute of Transportation Engineers. The City of Madison Smart City Initiative received the Transportation Achievement Award for Planning at the Joint ITE International and Midwestern/Great Lakes Districts Annual Meeting and Exhibit, … [read more]

September 21, 2018 2:38 PM

Are you looking for investment opportunities? I'm delighted to inform you that the City of Madison is offering community bonds to support one of the jewels of the City: Olbrich Botanical Gardens. From Oct. 3 – Oct. 9, 2018, residents can purchase City of Madison community bonds, in $500 … [read more]

August 1, 2018 3:58 PM

There is still time to submit applications for the Mayor's Design Awards. The City of Madison Planning Division is seeking nominations for your favorite building, place, project or initiative. The deadline is this Friday, August 3rd. Nominations can be kept confidential if desired. These … [read more]

June 22, 2018 4:27 PM

The 2018 Mayor's Neighborhood Conference will take place on Saturday, November 17 from 9:00am - 4:00pm at the Monona Terrace. The neighborhood conference is an great opportunity for residents, the business community, policy makers, and other stakeholders to come together to learn, share, and … [read more]

June 19, 2018 9:36 AM

What are the Mayor's Design & Planning Awards? The picture above is of a previous winner and gives you an idea of some of the unique and creative locations in the Ciy of Madison. The Planning Division is once again seeking your nominations for innovative design and placemaking in the … [read more]

May 15, 2018 3:45 PM

The City of Madison's Draft Comprehensive Plan is available for public review and comment at imaginemadison.civicomment.org. The Plan is the result of Imagine Madison, a community engagement process that reached over 15,000 Madisonians. The Comprehensive Plan is the City's high-level plan … [read more]

December 14, 2017 4:15 PM

The City wants your opinion on the priorities for Madison and how our community can be improved for everyone. The City of Madison is currently updating the Comprehensive Plan through a process called Imagine Madison. The Plan update includes policies related to housing, transportation, racial … [read more]

December 4, 2017 1:06 PM

Mark your calendar for the Neighborhood Grant Workshop this Wednesday evening, December 6, 2017, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.. The workshop will be held in the City-County Building, Room 103A. Come to the workshop to find out how to apply for grants to fund your neighborhood project. In 2017, grants were … [read more]

November 30, 2017 1:50 PM

The City of Madison Comprehensive Plan update that occurs every ten years is called: Imagine Madison. Imagine Madison is a unique public listening campaign, designed by the City of Madison alongside members of the community. The goal of Imagine Madison is to gather the opinions of each and every … [read more]

November 9, 2017 3:45 PM

Even before its construction, the Madison Public Market is already helping to grow the next generation of local food-based businesses. The Public Market will be a year- round, inclusive and welcoming community destination featuring a diverse pool of entrepreneurs offering fresh produce from … [read more]

October 6, 2017 2:23 PM

Wednesday, Oct. 11 5 - 8 pm 945 E. Washington Ave. The … [read more]

September 18, 2017 9:39 AM

Replacing or re-lining our aging pipes is not easy or cheap, but it is necessary to provide safe and reliable water to our residents. Madison Water Utility has been working on a Water Main Replacement Program since 2005 and have reached the 100th mile! Although we still have many more … [read more]

July 25, 2017 12:49 PM

Young residents can make a tremendous difference in their neighborhood. Youth leaders from Meadowood, a southwest side neighborhood, have shown what it means to decide what to do, and then do it. Over a course of four months, community members met on Saturday mornings to clean up, … [read more]

November 29, 2016 12:44 PM

Perhaps by now you have heard of Imagine Madison. It is a public-listening campaign designed to elicit the opinions of Madison residents regarding impactful community issues. A primary goal of Imagine Madison is to reach, listen to, and record the ideas of a broad and diverse cross section of the … [read more]

August 4, 2016 4:19 PM

This week the City of Madison kicked off the first Mayor's Design Awards, recognizing innovative design and placemaking in the City of Madison. The City Planning Division is asking you to nominate your favorite building, place, project or initiative in the following categories: placemaking, … [read more]