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Alder Patrick Heck

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Alder Patrick Heck

Contact Information

Home Address:

123 N. Blount St #303

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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Alder Heck’s Updates

Week of August 15 Meetings of Possible Interest to District 2

August 13, 2016 2:09 PM

The week of August 15 has items of possible interest to residents of district 2 at the Committee on the Environment, Sustainable Madison Committee, the Board of Estimates, the Street Use Staff Commission, the Urban Design Commission, the Board of Public Works, the Alcohol License Review Committee, and the Downtown Coordinating Committee. The city meeting agenda items are open for testimony from the public should you be interested in weighing in.  I also appreciate hearing from you on any items on which you have a particular interest or concern so please send me an email or give me a call.

Also, committees and commissions have an opportunity at the beginning of each agenda for Public Comment on items not on the agenda.  If you have something you want to share with a committee or commission, you can use the Public Comment time to do so.


Committee on the Environment
4:30 August 15, 2016
Rm 108 City-County Building

Discussion Item: Vehicle Idling and Air Quality
Review of ordinances, discussion of options for Madison


Sustainable Madison Committee
4:30 August 15, 2016
Rm 300 Madison Municipal Building

Agenda item 1
Update on Energy Plan.

Agenda item 2
Review the Madison Sustainability Plan and discuss what has been accomplished or is being worked on, what do we need more information to determine what is happening and what isn't getting worked on.


Board of Estimates – Special Meeting
5:30 August 16, 2016
Room 260 Madison Municipal Building

Agenda Item 1
2017 Operating Budget Discussion


Street Use Staff Commission
10:00 August 17, 2016
Rm 108 City-County Building


Agenda item 5
Setup begins Friday, October 28th at 6:00pm
Event takedown will be complete at 2:00am on Sunday, October 30th
Capitol Square, WI Ave to State St. to W Washington Ave. 100-600 State Street
Frank Productions


Agenda item 4
Saturday, October 22nd 4:00pm - 10:00pm
Marston Ave
Donor Event
Events Essentials & Madison Parks Foundation
Stephanie Franklin


Urban Design Commission
4:30 August 17, 2016
Rm 300 Madison Municipal Building


Agenda item 8
802, 854 East Washington Avenue (800 North Block) - Mixed-Use Development withCommercial (Including a Grocery Store), Office and Residential Components in UDD No. 8. 2nd Ald. Dist.
Owner: Gebhardt Development, Otto Gebhardt
Applicant: Kyle Dumbleton, Midwest Modern, LLC
Final Approval is Requested
*Design Progression*


Board of Public Works
4:30 August 17, 2016
Rm 108 City-County Building


Agenda item 4
Approving temporary construction work with associated noise impacts between the hours of 7:00 PM and 7:00 AM for work associated with City of Madison cured in place lining, Contract No. 7756 (Project No. #10290).

The City of Madison Board of Public Works will hold a public hearing on the issue of allowing construction activities, with associated noise impacts, outside the period of 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM for certain work items associated City of Madison large diameter Cured-in-Place Pipe lining located on E. Washington Ave, Blair St, Railroad St, and Blount St. The Public Hearing will be on August 17, 2016 at 5:00 PM at the City of Madison, City-County Building Room 108, 210 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.


Agenda item 8
Determining a Public Purpose and Necessity and adopting a Relocation Order for the acquisition of land interests required for the acquisitions of additional lands for Central Park. Located in part of SE1/4 of the NE1/4 of Section 13, T7N R9E, and in the SW1/4 of the NW1/4 of Section 7, T7N R10E. (6th AD)


Alcohol License Review Committee
5:30 August 17, 2016
Rm 201 City-County Building

New License - Public Hearing

Agenda item 18
Public Hearing - New License
La Taguara LLC • dba La Taguara
827 E Johnson St • Agent: Jeykell Badell • Estimated Capacity: 40
Class B Beer & Class C Wine • 5% alcohol, 95% food
Aldermanic District 2 (Alder Zellers) • Police Sector 407


Downtown Coordinating Committee
5:00 August 18, 2016
Rm 260 Madison Municipal Building

New License - Public Hearing

Agenda item 3
SUBSTITUTE Creating Section 23.60, renumbering current Section 23.60 to Section 23.70, and amending Section 1.08(3)(a) of the Madison General Ordinances to prohibit lying down or sleeping in the public sidewalks and rights of way and specified other public places, during specified hours in the Central Business District, and establish a bail deposit schedule for violations thereof.


Downtown Coordinating Committee – Ensuring a Vibrant Downtown Retail Destination
6:00 August 18, 2016
Rm 260 Madison Municipal Building

Downtown Retail and Market Analysis
Ensuring a Vibrant Downtown Retail Destination: A Retail and Market Analysis for the State Street – Capitol Square – King Street Area

1. Interim Reports Presentation and Discussion

--Market Analysis and Retail Trends

--Retail Vitality Assessment

--Case Studies and Findings

2. Project work plan/what's next?


*Consent agenda--The consent agenda includes many agenda items that come to a vote without testimony or Council discussion.  Should anyone register and wish to speak, the item would be taken off the consent agenda.

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Liquor License
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Neighborhood Meeting
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