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Alder Barbara Vedder

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Alder Barbara Vedder

Contact Information

Home Address:

2314 E Dayton St

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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District 12 Blog

Tag: Road Construction

Railroad Replacement/Warner Park Fundraiser

East Johnson Street Railroad Replacement The Railroad will be replacing both of the East Johnson Street railroad crossings between Fordem Avenue and North First Street. The City has stressed the need to limit the closure of the East Johnson Street to as short a time frame as possible. … [read more]

D12 September 15 Update

2016 Fordem Ave Proposed Street Resurfacing Project City of Madison Engineering, as part of our annual review of streets, has recommended Fordem Avenue from Sherman Avenue to East Johnson Street for street resurfacing in 2016. Theses streets we last done in 1970 or 1998 depending on the … [read more]

District 12 Happenings

Fordem Avenue Resurfacing Meeting The City of Madison is proposing to resurface Fordem Avenue from East Johnson Street to Sherman Avenue in 2016. A project location map is enclosed for your reference. City Engineering will host a public informational meeting regarding the project … [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]

E Johnson Reconstruction - Eken Park Historic Meeting

Public Involvement Meeting for East Johnson Street Reconstruction (North Baldwin Street to First Street) The first public involvement meeting for the reconstruction of E. Johnson Street extends approximately 3,000 feet along E. Johnson Street from (N. Baldwin Street to First Street) in the … [read more]

East Johnson Street Public Meeting

Public Involvement Meeting for East Johnson Street (North Baldwin Street to First Street) Please Note: This project includes the area from Fordem Avenue to First Street and First Street on the southern side (future Public Market site). Residents are encouraged to attend to find out proposed … [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]

Chip Sealing - Northside Schools Forum Update

City Streets Chip Sealing I have been notified that a substantial number of District 12 streets will be “Chip Sealed” this year (see map above). Chip sealing is an important part of the City of Madison’s Pavement Management Program. The benefits that the City of Madison and its … [read more]

Street Closure--1300 Block North Sherman Avenue

On Thursday, September 19 and on Friday, September 20 at 9:00 a.m., the 1300 block of North Sherman Avenue will be closed to through-traffic between Aberg Avenue and Boyd Avenue. The roadway will be re-opened to through-traffic by 3:00 p.m. each day. Access to all driveways on this block will … [read more]


STREET CLOSURE--EAST JOHNSON STREET Starting at 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 31, Speedway Sand & Gravel will fully close East Johnson Street in both direction between N Baldwin Street and N First Street for milling and final paving work. This full closure will last until Monday, … [read more]

URGENT: Monday, February 10th (tomorrow), Plan Commission Meeting re: Oscar Mayer Special Area Plan

Hello neighbors, Thank you to all who showed up, expressed concerns and provided feedback at the public meetings on January 16th and 30th about the Oscar Mayer Special Area Plan. Now that the final draft came out, the city staff are presenting the draft to the Plan Commission for their … [read more]

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