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Alder Barbara Harrington-McKinney

Alder Barbara Harrington-McKinney

Alder Barbara Harrington-McKinney

Contact Information

Home Address:

1209 Dayflower Drive
Madison , WI 53719

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 Harrington-McKinney’s Updates

Meeting and Event Highlights for the Week of September 14, 2020

September 14, 2020 11:18 AM

City Weekly Meeting Schedule 

During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Madison Common Council and certain boards, commissions, and committees continue to meet to discuss and take action on City business, however to protect our community, they are meeting virtually.  The City Weekly Meeting Schedule is a quick way to access an agenda and time of a meeting. You can subscribe to receive Meeting Schedule and Updates emails. Check the schedule periodically during the week since meetings can be added or canceled, or contact the City's Clerk office at (608) 266-4601 to confirm a meeting.
Instructions on how to watch a virtual meeting, submit written comments, and register on an agenda item can be found on the meeting's agenda.

Public Market Updates

The Public Market Development Committee will be discussing the progress of the Public Market project.

Stakeholder Organizations Providing Input on the Police Chief Appointment Process

Several organizations are providing input into the search for the next MPD Chief of Police at the Police and Fire Commission meeting, including the Madison Professional Police Officers Association (MPPOA), Meadowood Neighborhood Association, the Community Response Team (CRT), and the Madison Professional and Supervisory Employee Association (MPSEA).

Discussions on Equitable Downtown Recovery

The Economic Development Committee will be discussing equity and downtown recovery.

MPD Policy Discussions

The Public Safety Review Committee will be discussing several ordinances related to MPD procedures, including tear gas, acquisitions from the Defense Logistics Program, and the 8 Can't Wait platform.

Evictions and COVID-19 Pandemic

The Landlord and Tenant Issues Committee will be discussing the effects of COVID-19 on evictions.

Downtown Recovery

The Downtown Coordinating Committee will be discussing downtown recovery in the context of equity and COVID-19.

Events, seminars, listening session, etc.

  • Sustainable Transportation, a virtual educational series for fleet and transportation professionals and anyone interested in these rapidly advancing industries.
    September 10 – October 15
    Every Thursday at 1pm
    Information and free registration here

  • Madison Police and Fire Commission Virtual Listening Session, the first of two sessions to gather input on the hiring of a new Chief of Police.
    Session 1: Saturday, September 12, 1pm
    Streaming link here
    Online meeting here
    Meeting phone number: (877) 853-5257
    Webinar ID: 936 7755 8494

  • Madison Bike Week, September 12 – 20
    Calendar of events here

  • Black Women's Wellness Day (GA ticket sales end September 16)
    September 18-19
    Information and registration here

Announcements, press releases, press conferences, etc.

Save the Date

  • Virtual Racial Justice Summit (registration closes on Monday, September 14) 
    September 29 – October 1 
    Information and registration here
  • Metro Transit and the City of Madison Transportation Commission will hold a virtual public hearing at 6 p.m. on October 14 to review and discuss service updates put into place on August 23.


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