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Alder Barbara Harrington-McKinney

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Alder Barbara Harrington-McKinney

Contact Information

Home Address:

1209 Dayflower Dr

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

Tag: Budget


CAN YOU VOLUNTEER? City Clerk: Help Needed! (Posted 10/8) At least 8,698 Madison residents have cast their ballots at an In-Person Absentee Voting (IPAV) location over the past two weeks. The number of ballots cast at the Library has been steadily increasing. For example, there … [read more]

Weekly Update October 24, 2016

Monday, October 24, 2016 4:30 PM Board of Estimates - Introductions of Amendments to Operating Budget Madison Municipal Building 215 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Room 260, Madison, WI 53703. Accepting the recommendation of the Madison Police Department Policy and Procedure Review Ad Hoc … [read more]

Additional Interest Items for This Week

MEETING CANCELLATION October 26, 2016 of the CCOC Subcommittee on Police & Community Relations. We were not able to achieve a quorum that evening. Next meeting date is: Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 7:00 pm | Location TBD ________________________ AGGRESSIVE DRIVING ON S. … [read more]

Items of interest this week

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 7:00 p.m. Room 260, Madison Municipal Building CCOC Subcommittee on Police & Community Relations<> Upcoming Meeting Dates: Monday, November 21, 2016 at 6:30 pm | Meadowridge Library (Community … [read more]

Community Input - 2017 Budget Deliberations

LET'S CONTINUE THE COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS With Alder McKinney: Monday's in November. 11/7 11/14 11/21 11/28 Where: YOLA'S CAFE, 494 Commerce Dr., phone # 608-827-5800 Time: 7:30 a.m - 12:00 noon TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION: 1. RESOLUTION: This Resolution is before the Council … [read more]

Let's do the work together!

Dear Neighbors: I am interested in hosting a series of cafe conversations about post-election opportunities to discuss the growing racial divide in our communities. Conversations that may be at times uncomfortable, painful but healthy when facilitated with respectful ground rules. If anyone … [read more]

Updates: Week of 11/21/16

2017 BUDGET The Mayor signed the 2017 Capital Improvement & Operating budgets passed by the Council. The budget was cited as the largest budget in the city's history: $300M for operations and $360M for capital improvements. Highlights in this year's budget: Midtown Police … [read more]

Upcoming 2018 City Budget Dates & District 1 Updates Week of 9/18/17

Upcoming 2018 City Budget Deliberations September Dates Monday, September 11 – Finance Committee Capital Budget Hearing Link to video Tuesday, September 12 – Finance Committee Capital Budget Hearing Link to video Tuesday, September 19 – Common Council Meeting / PUBLIC HEARING on … [read more]

Westside Alders McKinney, Cheeks and Phair Host Final 2018 Budget Listening Session

Westside Alders McKinney, Cheeks and Phair Host Final 2018 Budget Listening Session Addressing Safety, Equity and Opportunity Issues in 2018 Budget Tuesday October 24, 2017 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Fire Station #7 - Community Room 1810 McKenna Blvd. 2018 Budget Information It has often been … [read more]

Highlights: 2018 Capital & Operating Budget

Dear Neighbors, The Common Council approved, very early Wednesday morning, the Capital and Operating Budget for 2018. I thought it may be helpful to provide a baseline of the components that comprise our City budget. CAPITAL BUDGET The capital budget provides funding for the City’s major … [read more]

Outcome Budgeting - What Is IT/

What Is Outcome Bugeting? OUTCOME BUDGETING: A budget process that aligns resources with results that matter most to citizens. It's a budgeting tool that integrates strategic planning, long range financial planning, and performance management. According to the Center on Priority Based … [read more]

Updates- Week of August 6, 2019

Mental Health and Emergency Response Mayor Sayta: Posted on Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 1:03pm In June, I convened a meeting of community leaders and experts on the topics of youth, mental health, race, and emergency response after a video was released of a Madison police officer's … [read more]

Capital vs. Operating: Comparing Madison's Budgets

Meeting and Event Highlights for the Week of September 21, 2020

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 … [read more]

District 1 Community Announcements

Rhythm & Registration TODAY: October 14, 2020 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM Southwest Madison Employment Center 1233 McKenna Blvd., Madison, Wisconsin 53719. Urban League of Greater Madison drive-through voter registration, census assistance, info on employment services/training, brats/hot dogs, … [read more]

October 21: Westside Community Conversation

Alder Zachary Henak and Westside Alders Barbara Harrington-McKinney, Paul Skidmore, and Christian Albouras invite you to a Westside Community Conversation to be held via Zoom on Wednesday, October 21, at 6:30 p.m. Please see the flyer below for the agenda and special guests. Feel free to share … [read more]

Meeting and Event Highlights for the Week of October 26, 2020

Stay informed about the things that matter to you! Email lists and AlertMadison are communication tools that staff use to send information, alerts, notifications, and updates on a variety of topics. Learn more and sign up here. City Weekly Meeting … [read more]

October 26: Finance Committee meeting

The following is the link to the 25 proposed budget amendments being considered by the Finance Committee today at 4:30 p.m. The budget amendments passed by the Finance Committee will then be presented to the full Common Council for consideration. There are important budget items that may be of … [read more]

Meeting and Event Highlights for the Week of November 9, 2020

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 … [read more]

City Passes 2021 Budget with Lowest Levy Increase in Five Years

City Passes 2021 Budget with Lowest Levy Increase in Five Years Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 1:08pm Last night the Madison Common Council approved the 2021 Capital and Operating Budgets. The Council adopted a $166.4 million Capital Budget and a $349.5 million Operating Budget that was … [read more]

Bus Rapid Transit, Police Budget

On Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)? - Please read the communications on BRT, POLICE BUDGET 1. Communication to ALL ALDERS Dear alders, A few State Street business owners are trying to sabotage our city's much-needed, overdue mass transit system, out of a stereotype, rooted in racism, that … [read more]

Gun Violence, City Budget

Gun Violence Reduction Strategy - FOCUSED INTERVENTION COLLATION Can This Work In Madison? Read the article from The Capital Times here. Madison Police Department Budget. In Minneapolis, the site of George Floyd's murder, voters rejected a ballot measure that would have replaced the … [read more]

Operating Budget Amendment 12 Information

Following is a message I sent to members of the Common Council this afternoon: I am providing this narrative from David Schmiedicke, Finance Director, for Amendment #12 for your preview prior to tonight's Council meeting due to the false narrative being circulated that Amendment #12 will … [read more]

District 1 Updates

Coffee With a Cop Please join us for Coffee With a Cop on Thursday, November 3, at 9:00 am. All are welcome! Meet Officer Tyler Hess, who has just taken over as the Neighborhood Resource Officer (NRO) for the West Police District. NROs are the jack-of-all-trades for the district, and … [read more]

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