I was more than delighted to receive this excellent summary of a project undertaken by a truly dynamic duo: The Director of the Nelson Institute for Climatic Research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Dr. Michael Notaro, and his son and partner in science, Hayden.
The leaves have started to change color in Madison and the air is definitely getting cooler. Fall is here! It's my favorite season and Madison is a wonderful place to experience it. There are lots of things happening in the City so check out the events this week, and consider attending a City
Good luck Ironman participants and congratulations to those who participated in the Ironkids and half Ironman today (Saturday)! The Mayor's 2024 Capital Budget has been released and Finance Committee meetings this week will include briefings on what's in it. The U.S. Geological Survey is proposing
It's back-to-school time! Be sure to stay extra, extra vigilant when driving around town as kids return to school this week. The Mayor's Executive Budget will be released this week. Check the date for your last brush pick up deadline. Weigh in on Madison Metro changes for December and on a
Hi everyone! PLEASE NOTE: I have to reschedule the virtual Q&A I had scheduled for at 6:30 pm on Monday, August 14th due to a family emergency. I will provide details on a rescheduled date/time in a separate blog post. Here are a few time sensitive items: Last call for responding to the City's
Please save the date (August 14th at 6:30 pm) for a virtual meeting with me for updates and Q&A. Registration link is provided in the Meetings section. A draft version of the City Annual Housing Snapshot report is available (link in the Announcements section). I am pulling together a separate
Happy (almost) August! There are many fun activities happening around Madison this week, including concerts, dances, movies, an adaptive family swim, and Parks Alive! events. I've also noted the items on the Common Council agenda that are specific to District 19. Please check the full list of City
TONIGHT (Monday 7/24) at the Monona Terrace--come for an update on the Lake Monona Waterfront Redesign plans! Check out various Parks Alive! events this week, as well as multiple concerts and live music events, numerous family activities, even a Night Moth Walk. The All-City Swim Meet is being
Resident engagement is critical in city planning. If you live on the West Side (which includes District 19), there is an active planning process going on right now for the entire area. I can't stress enough how much I value resident input and I encourage you to weigh in on this plan and others
This week is packed with activities, including a West Side Alders Meet & Greet. I hope to see you there! There is another important meeting that conflicts with this, and I hope some of you will consider attending that one, where an update to Madison's Comprehensive Plan will be presented.