Welcome to Capitol View Neighborhood Association

Last update Monday, September 15, 2014


Neighborhood Contacts || Neighborhood Association Meetings || Profile, Statistics and Indicators || Neighborhood Communications || Plans and Publications || Governmental Officials || Facilities and Services ||

Neighborhood Contacts
Neighborhood Contact Person: Jeff Richter, 2109 Cliff Ct, Madison, WI 53713, (H)608-230-6200, (W) 608-267-9624, (Fax)608-266-3957, jjrichter@charter.net
Barb Gilligan, 2009 Sundstrom St, Madison, WI 53713, (H)608-258-8996, bjgillig@charter.net

Neighborhood Association Meetings
Neighborhood Association Meeting: Place:
Address:
Date: No Regularly Scheduled Meetings
Time:
Please contact neighborhood association to confirm meeting date, location, and time.

Profile, Statistics and Indicators
Neighborhood Description: Capital View Neighborhood is nestled on Madison's southside. It is an area of modest single-family homes on large wooded lots and apartment living. One of the best kept secrets of the area is the speculator views of the State Capitol from the hillside running through the neighborhood. The neighborhood is home to Alliant Energy (Expo), Quann Community Gardens, and Quann Park.
Neighborhood Boundaries: Wingra Creek and Olin Avenue on the north, Coliseum/Expo Center and Rimrock Road on the east, the West Beltline Highway on the south, Union & Pacific Railroad on the west
Neighborhood Statistics Indicators: The Neighborhood Indicators Project is a demonstration of key characteristics and various indicators that relate to the quality of life in Madison at the neighborhood level. Basic neighborhood information as well as housing, public safety, health and family well-being, economic, and transportation indicators by neighborhood is available.
Recent Accomplishments: -Brams Addition and Capital View Neighborhoods worked with the City to improve pedestrian safety at the Brams-Koster-railroad viaduct intersection (2008).
Neighborhood Events:
Places of Interest: Jessica Bullen Orchard and Quiet Garden, Lyckberg Park. Tennis Courts (at Quann Park), Quann Community Gardens, Quann Dog Park, Quann Park, Wingra Creek

Neighborhood Communications
Newsletter:
Web Page: None

Plans and Publications
City Plans: South Madison Neighborhood Plan (January 18, 2005)
South Madison Neighborhood Plan (December 16, 1980)
A Preliminary Plan for the South Madison Community (August 1965)
Publications: -Lincoln Elementary Traffic Safety Brochure, 2008-2009
http://www.publichealthmdc.com/family/safetyAndInjuryPrevention/SchoolTrafficSafety.cfm

-Capitol View Heights Neighborhood Walking & Biking Brochure, June 2006 (English and Espanol)
http://www.publichealthmdc.com/family/safetyAndInjuryPrevention/safeWalking.cfm

-Midvale Elementary Student Drop-off and Pick-up Safety Brochure, 2003-2004
http://www.publichealthmdc.com/family/safetyAndInjuryPrevention/SchoolTrafficSafety.cfm

-Park Street Revitalization: Possibilities to Reality (July 2001)
South Metropolitan Planning Council



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Governmental Officials
Madison Alderperson: John Strasser, Aldermanic District 14 - Ward 72
John Strasser, Aldermanic District 14 - Ward 73
Dane County Supervisor: Shelia Stubbs, Supervisory District 23 - Ward 72
Shelia Stubbs, Supervisory District 23 - Ward 73
State Representative: Terese Berceau (Elect), Assembly District 77 - Ward 72
Terese Berceau (Elect), Assembly District 77 - Ward 73
State Senator: Fred Risser (Elect), Senate District 26 - Ward 72
Fred Risser (Elect), Senate District 26 - Ward 73

Facilities and Services:
Community Centers Boys and Girls Club of Dane County (2001 Taft Street)
Community Gardens: Quann Garden located at the intersection of Bram and Koster Streets (behind Alliant Energy Center)
Fire Stations: Fire Station #6 (825 West Badger Road)
Library: South Madison Branch (2222 South Park Street)
Neighborhood Resource Team:
Parks and Open Space:
(Map)
Lyckberg Park, Quann Dog Park, Quann Community Gardens, Quann Park and Tennis Courts
Police Districts: South District, Capt. Joe Balles, 825 Hughes Pl, Neighborhood Officers, Newsletter
Polling Place: Ward 72, Boys & Girls Club, 2001 Taft St
Ward 73, Village on Park, 2300 S Park St
Public Art:
Public Schools: Elementary School Attendance Area 37
Midvale Elementary School (502 Caromar Dr)
Lincoln Elementary School (909 Sequoia Tr)
Middle School Attendance Area 203
Cherokee Heights Middle School (4301 Cherokee Dr)
High School Attendance Area 149
East High School (2222 E Washington Ave)
LaFollette High School (702 Pflaum Rd)
Memorial High School (201 S Gammon Rd)
West High School (30 Ash St)