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Alder Syed Abbas

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Council President

Alder Syed Abbas,
Council President

Contact Information

Home Address:

P.O. Box 7671
Madison , WI 53707

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 Abbas’ Blog

Tag: Police

Events Happening Soon

Make Music Madison This Sunday is again the annual Make Music Madison event. Various places throughout the city will host bands/musical groups/musicians of all types. Below are all the locations in District 12 that will have events this year, please check out the Make Music Madison website … [read more]

D12 Update - Meetings of interest

SHERMAN-NORTH SHERMAN-FORDEM AVE DEVELOPMENT MEETING TonIGHt Today! Monday June 29 at 6:00pm Center For Families 2120 Fordem Avenue Residents are invited to a presentation of a proposed multi-use redevelopment at the triangle at Sherman/North Sherman/Fordem Avenue. This is not the … [read more]

D12 Update - JDS

Judge Doyle Square Many of you are aware that the potentially final discussion and vote on the Judge Doyle Square (JDS) proposal will occur this Tuesday September 29. The Council will convene and hear the full presentation and public comment and then meet as a “Committee of the Whole” which … [read more]

Police Chief Community Forums and More!

Police Chief Koval Community Forums Join us for a Chat with the Chief? Members of the District command team, as well as other police staff, will also be on hand to discuss specific neighborhood issues. Please consider joining us! Wednesday TONIGHT! March 9 6:00 – 7:30pm Eastside … [read more]

Police Community Notification, Brush Collection continues

North District Police Community Notification Meeting Date of Meeting: Thursday April 7, 2016 Time of Meeting: 6:00 PM-7:30 PM Place of Meeting: Madison Police Department, North District Station Community Room 2033 Londonderry Drive Meeting Objective: To provide information to the … [read more]

Quick Updates

Darwin-Packer Signal This community requested signalized intersection will unfortunately not be ready for bidding this year and therefore will now be included in the 2017 bidding projects. E Johnson Street parallel Bike Path Now that work is underway for the improvements to the Demetral … [read more]

News that Might Interest You

Busse Tavern Liquor License Pluic Hearings A new proposed owner of Busse Tavern at 2005 N Sherman Ave has requested a liquor license. The city will have two public hearings to allow residents to express support, interest, questions and concerns. ALRC (Alcohol License Review Committee) … [read more]

The Next Two Weeks

November is a time when city government really kicks into high gear. The 2017 budget is being debated and projects are being discussed for action next year. This November is no different. As I look at my city calendar I see lots going on. I thought it would be interesting to share some of … [read more]

Residential Burglary

The Madison Police are concerned about a series of residential burglaries in the Emerson-East neighborhood. You can see all MPD Incident Reports online. Incident Report for Case #2016-433594 Incident Type: Residential Burglary Incident Date: 12/07/2016 - 5:20 … [read more]

Chip Sealing, Coffee with A Cop, Oscar Mayer

Chip Sealing Residents of throughout District 12 either have or will soon have chip sealing done on their street. Notice was sent out previously to properties on the streets that the work will be done. Chip sealing is a cost-effective preventative maintenance method used to extend the … [read more]

Capitol Petro Mart - Shots

From the Madison Police Incident Report This afternoon, a Madison man was shot inside the Capitol Petro Mart, 2702 E. Washington Ave. Officers were called to the scene around 2:20 p.m. and have detained the person who is believed to have shot the 34-year-old. Detectives from the Violent Crime … [read more]

Police, Polling and Radon

Madison Police Department Public Information Session Join Dane County Supervisor Michelle Ritt, Madison Alders Rebecca Kemble and Larry Palm and members of the Madison Police Department for a discussion on recent gun violence. Police respond to far too many "shots fired" calls throughout the … [read more]

Imagine Madison - North Police Chief Forum

Greetings! Imagine Madison Comprehensive Plan Update The city's year-long update to our Comprehensive Plan is nearing completion. The process, known as Imagine Madison, is now pulling together the results of focus groups, online surveys, and community discussions. Over the course of the … [read more]

Police Incident at Upham/7th Street

An officer-involved shooting occurred today in the Emerson East Neigborhood at approximately 4:30pm. At this point the situation is stable and I extend my sympathies and support to all those, including neigbors, who have been affected by this incident. From the MPD incident report: At … [read more]

Updated link - Alder Abbas is Hosting a Public Safety Meeting with MPD Captain Brian Ackeret

Neighbors, Please be aware, due to cyber security the Zoom link has changed; please see the following link in the below text - you will now have to register to attend the meeting. Please let me know if you have questions about the link or Zoom meeting. Thanks Syed … [read more]

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