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Alder Bill Tishler

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Alder Bill Tishler

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Home Address:

P.O Box 5252

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 Tishler’s Blog

Weekly Update 8/16-8/22

August 16, 2021 12:58 PM


Meeting and Event Highlights for the Week of August 16, 2021

Rent Abatement and Tenant Protections

The Landlord and Tenant Issues Committee will be discussing rent abatement and tenant protections at its meeting on Thursday.

Meeting Details

Meeting Agenda

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For additional information about additional meetings scheduled for this week, please consult the City Meeting Schedule online here


Events, activities, seminars, etc.

Upcoming Movies in the Park

Saturday, August 14, 5pm, 100 block of State Street: Raya and the Last Dragon

Saturday, August 14, 7:15pm, 100 block of State Street: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Tuesday, August 17, 6pm, Worthington Park (3102 Worthington Avenue): The Lion King (2019)

Madison International Partners offers two separate Citizenship Classes a week: Tuesdays from 5pm-6:30pm, and Saturdays from 9am-10:30am. Classes are held online via Zoom. Enrollment for both classes is still open.

The Madison Night Market takes place on State Street on Thursday, August 19, from 4pm-9pm. Vendors showcase handmade products, local art, artisan gifts, prepackaged foods and fresh produce. The event includes live music, special visiting food carts and pop-up restaurant experiences. Learn more here.

Upcoming, public-facing COVID-19 mobile vaccine clinics, as organized by Public Health Madison & Dane County:

Saturday, August 14: First United Congregational Church of Christ, 10am-2pm 

Saturday, August 14: The Beacon, 9am-11:30am

Saturday, August 14: Forward Madison Game at Breese Stevens Field, 6pm-9pm

Sunday, August 15: Rookies Food & Spirits (Mazomanie), 12pm-3pm

Monday, August 16: Mercado Marimar, 11am-1pm

Tuesday, August 17: Luke House, 11am-1pm

Tuesday, August 17: Sun Prairie Library (Sun Prairie), 11am-6pm

Wednesday, August 18: Middleton Outreach Ministry, 10am-1pm

Wednesday, August 18: Forward Madison Game at Breese Stevens Field, 6pm-9pm

Thursday, August 19: Luke House, 5pm-7pm

You can find details and see a map of all upcoming public clinics on the Public Health website. They also have regular vaccine hours at their South Madison and East Washington offices. Public Health Madison & Dane County's COVID-19


Data Snapshot is released every Thursday. You can read their weekly blog post for a summary of the week's data. For a weekly summary of talking points around COVID-19 in Dane County, please check out Public Health's hot topics document in their Google Drive. This week, they put out a blog post about being a vaccine champion (also in Spanish).

Do you like food, art, music, and fun activities? Then join the fun at LIFT Leopold on August 17, 5:30pm-7:30pm at Aldo Leopold Park, 2906 Traceway Drive. There will be free dinner at 6pm, DreamBikes free bike repair/community ride, power dance and Afro-Peruvian music, MSCR nature kits for kids, art activities for kids, and a vaccination clinic and vaccine education.


Announcements, press releases, press conferences, etc.

The City of Madison Engineering Division is proud to announce national recognition for the work accomplished on two City buildings -- Fire Station 14 and Madison Municipal Building (MMB). The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) recognized both FS14 and MMB as part of its 2021 Engineering Excellence Awards competition.  Read more here.


Save the Date

Beginning Tuesday, September 7, Madison Public Library locations will return to full service hours.  Click here to see the open hours for all library locations.








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