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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: COVID-19

COVID-19 Update and City / Committee Meetings

Good morning dear friends and neighbors, We are going through a challenging time with many uncertainties. Regarding COVID-19, I am sharing below the recent update from Public Health Madison and Dane County (PHMDC). I would encourage you all to check their website periodically for the … [read more]

COVID-19 and its Effects on Near-Future City Committee and Commission Meetings

Hello neighbors – I hope everyone is staying healthy and safe out there, I am sending you an important update: Last night, the Common Council took up the following agenda item which was voted to adopt: File #: 59958 Name: Prohibit meetings in a declared emergency Creating … [read more]

COVID-19, Warner Park Community Center Shelter, F-35 Resolution, Common Council Meetings Move Online

Community members and friends, The COVID-19 pandemic has changed many things in our lives during these challenging times and we are going through an unprecedented time in our nation's history. As a community leader, I am committed to sharing with you the latest updates and resources … [read more]

Gov. Evers Directs DHS to Extend Wisconsin's Safer at Home Order Through May 26

Gov. Tony Evers today directed Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) Secretary-designee Andrea Palm to extend the Safer at Home order from April 24, 2020 to 8 a.m. Tuesday, May 26, 2020, or until a superseding order is issued. The order implements some new measures to ensure safety … [read more]

Gov. Evers Announces "Badger Bounce Back" Plan to Reopening State

Here's the Governor's press release: MADISON -- Gov. Tony Evers today announced Wisconsin's "Badger Bounce Back" plan which outlines important criteria for Wisconsin to be able to reopen its economy in phases and includes steps to make sure workers and businesses are prepared to reopen as soon … [read more]

COVID Testing for all Residents

Yesterday, May 11, 2020, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services and Wisconsin National Guard opened a Dane County community testing site for COVID-19 (novel coronavirus). Free, drive-thru and walk-up testing is available to all residents. No appointment is necessary. Depending on … [read more]

Oscar Mayer Special Area Plan - Information for Tenants/Landlords

Dear Neighbors, As you know, the Oscar Mayer Special Area Plan (OMSAP) is going through the feedback process. So far, it has been presented at the Transportation Policy and Planning Board (TPPB) and the Parks Commission. Below are the details of what happened in those two meetings and please … [read more]

February 10th: Small Business Economic Recovery Program Grant Application Deadline

Hi Neighbors, At last night’s Common Council meeting I voted to increase the existing budget by $250,000 for the Small Business Economic Recovery Program (SBERP) (in addition to the already allocated $2.5 million for SBERP). I always recognize our small, minority-owned business needs and … [read more]

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