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Alder Barbara Vedder

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Alder Barbara Vedder

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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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Tag: Traffic

Fordem Avenue One Way Northbound

From our city Traffic Engineer: Beginning Monday, August 15th at 8:30 a.m., Fordem Avenue will be closed to southbound traffic. Traffic on Fordem Avenue will be allowed in the northbound direction only. Southbound traffic is encouraged to use Commercial Avenue to Packers Avenue to avoid … [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]

Winter Weather Safety Workshop

You are invted to the 2016 Winter Weather Safety Workshop. It is free and open to anyone interested in learning more about winter weather and how to stay safe in hazardous conditions. Speakers will include: Tim Halbach from the National Weather Service, Gina Paige from the Wisconsin … [read more]

Public Market Budget Amendment - Alternate Side

The Council voted to maintain the Madison Public Market in the Capital budget with some modifications for the language, but not the financial. The new budget language approved is: No planned GO Borrowing will be appropriated for construction of the Public Market until the following … [read more]

Plethora of Updates

City 2017 Budget The 2017 Capital and Operating Budget have been approved by the Council and signed by the Mayor. Only amendments brought forward by at least two Council members were discussed so a significant part of the budget is very consistent with previous budgets. I’m pleased … [read more]

E Johnson St Closure - Water Levels

Due to rising lake levels, City Traffic Engineering staff are closing a portion of East Johnson Street this evening. It will be closed from 1st Street to Baldwin. Detours have been established, 1st Street to East Washington Avenue to North Baldwin. We are continuing to prepare for … [read more]

Yahara River, Johnson and Washington closures

Additional information on flooding developments Dane County Lakes management is forced to increase the amount of water coming out of Lake Mendota at the Tenney Dam and that is taking place now. In addition, they intend to open the locks channel to release more water this afternoon. At this … [read more]

Development and Other Updates

First Street Well Demolition There is currently fencing around the former Well 3 in front of the Fleet Services building at the corner of First Street and East Johnson Street. In anticipation of the reconstruction of East Johnson Street, a demolition permit was requested and approved by the … [read more]

Development-Oscar Mayer-Recyclopedia

Speed Hump Survey for Browning Road This past week, city Traffic Engineering has mailed a survey for the construction of speed humps on Browning Road between N Sherman Ave and Dryden Rd to eligible owners and residents. I encourage residents on Browning Road to respond to the survey to … [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]

Proposed 2021 Vision Zero Projects in District 12

Hi Neighbors, To make the neighborhood more safe I supported the Vision Zero initiative! Traffic Engineering developed a list of proposed 2021 Vision Zero projects and are planning to bring it to the Transportation Commission for approval at tonight's meeting. There are a few projects in … [read more]

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