District 19 Blog

  • Neighborhood news and notes for September 8

    [Edited 9/11/12 1:11 PM to correct capital budget link.] Hello Neighbors, Here's what's up in and around District 19. (Some) Road Construction Winding Up With a lot of area streets under construction, getting around has been a bit of a…

  • Fire Station 2 Remodel

    Remodeling of Fire Station 2 on Grand Canyon Drive is underway!

    Category:Basic Services

  • Reminder: Old Middleton on-ramp closes Monday

    The ramp from eastbound Old Middleton Road on to University Avenue will be closed for two weeks starting Monday, July 23. The detour is Whitney Way, however, I would recommend avoiding Old Middleton entirely if you can. I expect this closure to…

    Category:Road Construction

  • Neighborhood news and notes for July 8

    Hello everyone, I hope you are enjoying the cooler weather. He's an update on news and events in District 19. University Avenue stage 3 The University Avenue construction project moves to stage 3 on Monday morning (7/9/12). During stage 3,…

  • An urban oasis

    At the end of 2011, the city more than doubled the size of tiny Merrill Springs Park, expanding the historic lakeshore gem from about 1/4 acre to a little more than half an acre. In addition to providing more breathing room, the acquisition…


  • About Little Manhattan

    Last week the Council okayed a liquor license renewal with a number of conditions for Little Manhattan on Odana Road. Since opening in February, Little Manhattan, a karaoke and pool bar, has had several troubling incidents:

  • Important Tuesday election info

    I'm pretty sure I don't have to remind anyone to vote on Tuesday. But I do have some last-minute guidelines and recommendations.


  • ATC power line open house Thursday

    ATC is about to start construction of "Segment D" of their Rockdale-Middleton transmission line. Segment D runs from along the Beltline from Verona Road to Highway 14. As I'm sure you've noticed, construction is well underway on the segments…

  • Spring Harbor water outage follow up

    The information below is from the Madison Water Utility. For Immediate Release: May 16, 2012 For More Information Contact: Gail Gawenda, Water Utility PIO 266-9129 Water Outage Tuesday Evening on West Side

  • Spring Harbor water back on

    I hear that the water service has been restored. If you still have no water and you can't reach the water utility emergency number (266-4665) please call me at 695-5709. Thanks again for your patience.

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Alder Kristen Slack

Alder Kristen Slack

District 19
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