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Alder Barbara Vedder

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Alder Barbara Vedder

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2314 E Dayton St

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210 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
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Madison, WI 53703
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Hawthorne Truax Neighborhood Plan Public engagement

August 22, 2022 9:08 PM

Hi Neighbors, 

The City of Madison Planning Division is beginning Phase 2 engagement for initial concepts and recommendations of the Hawthorne-Truax Neighborhood Plan. Please join us for one or more of these events, and share these opportunities with your neighbors:

Virtual Concept Review – August 23, 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and August 24, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. These Zoom meetings will have the same content. Registration is required: August 23 Registration and August 24 Registration

· Neighborhood Plan Dialogue and Community Night Out – August 25 (September 1 RAIN DATE), 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Hawthorne Elementary School Open Space, Lexington Avenue entrance.

· Splish Splash Concept Review – August 27, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Reindahl Splash Pad, 1818 Portage Rd.

· Food Pantry Feedback – City Planning staff will be at the East Madison Community Center Food Pantry 7 Straubel Ct. to share initial concepts and gather feedback from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on August 30 and September 6. The project display will remain in the lobby between those dates so that anyone interested may continue to view the information and share feedback.

· Madison College Student Dialogue – Madison College Lobby 1701 Wright St. September 6 & 7, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

· Other Public Engagement – City Planning staff will host additional public engagement activities at various locations, and focus groups with Latinx, Hmong and other communities. Check the project webpage for updates:




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