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Alder Barbara Vedder

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Alder Barbara Vedder

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Home Address:

2314 E Dayton St

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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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1802-1818 Packers Avenue Affordable Housing - New Men's Shelter Neighborhood Meeting

December 4, 2020 8:17 AM

Dear Neighbor,

Liberty Mortgage & Development Company has proposed to build an affordable workforce housing development at 1802-1818 Packers Avenue. The project would be located at the corner of Packers Avenue and Schlimgen Avenue (vacant former Hertz Rent-A-Car lot). Proposed is a 68-unit workforce affordable development in a four-story building containing 37 one-bedroom, 20 two bedroom and 11 three-bedroom units. The exterior building design is unchanged from a previous presentation Liberty Mortgage & Development Company provided the Neighborhood Association on November 26, 2019, and updated on July 6, 2020.

A virtual meeting with the developer and City staff will be held via Zoom on Tuesday, December 8th at 6 PM. You can join the virtual meeting using your computer, smartphone or tablet, or you can listen in via telephone.

Register in advance for this meeting:


New Men's Shelter- Neighborhood Meeting

Please join me, Alder Heck and Alder Rummel for a virtual neighborhood meeting where we will have a discussion with City staff and the shelter operator about the temporary use of 200 N. First Street as an overnight shelter operation serving men experiencing homelessness.

The virtual meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, December 9, at 7:00 p.m. You can join the virtual meeting using your computer, smartphone or tablet, or you can listen in via telephone. You will receive login information after registering at We look forward to meeting with you on December 9.




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