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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 October 3 Meetings of Possible Interest to District 2

October 1, 2016 5:24 PM

The week of October 3 has items of possible interest to residents of district 2 at the Common Council, the Urban Design Commission, the Alcohol License Review Committee, the Board of Park Commissioners, the Madison Local Food Committee, the Madison Police Department Policy & Procedure Review Ad Hoc Committee and a Neighborhood Meeting About Alcohol License and Outdoor Seating Request for LJ's Sports Tavern & Grill. 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.


Common Council
7:00 October 4, 2016   **Please note that the start time is 7:00 pm**
Rm 201 City-County Building



Agenda item 25
21+ Entertainment License
Matterhorn Ventures Group • dba Roast Public House • Capacity: 117
558 State St • Agent: Henry Aschauer
Class B Combination Liquor & Beer • 25% alcohol, 75% food
Aldermanic District 2 (Alder Zellers) • Police Sector 403


Agenda item 31
Authorizing the Mayor, Police Chief and the City Clerk to sign a contract with the Madison Metropolitan School District (MMSD) to provide Educational Resource Officers for the four MMSD high schools for a three-year term, through the 2018-2019 school year.


Agenda item 46
Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to enter into a purchase of services (Architect) contract on behalf of the City with Isthmus Architecture, Inc. to provide limited professional architectural and engineering design services for the Breese Stevens Facility Master Plan and Concession Building Addition.



Agenda item 87
Public Hearing - New License
Jk & Jk LLC • dba LJ's Sports Tavern & Grill
8 N Paterson St • Agent: John Kavanaugh • Estimated Capacity: 140
Class B Combination Liquor & Beer • 40% alcohol, 60% food
Aldermanic District 2 (Alder Zellers) • Police Sector 408


Agenda item 92
2017 Executive Operating Budget


Urban Design Commission
4:30 October 5, 2016
Rm 260 Madison Municipal Building

Agenda Item 4
223 & 219 West Gilman Street - Demolition and Addition to "Chabad House" in the Downtown Core District. 4th Ald. Dist.
Owner: Rabbi Menachem Mendel Matusof/Chabad Lubavitch, Inc.
Applicant: Hamid Noughani, Assemblage Architects
Final Approval is Requested

Agenda Item 6
802, 854 East Washington Avenue (800 North Block) - Mixed-Use Development with Commercial (Including a Grocery Store), Office and Residential Components in UDD No. 8. 2nd Ald. Dist.
*Alteration to a Previous Alteration of the "Facade of Parking Garage."
Owner: Otto Gebhardt, Gebhardt Development
Applicant: Kyle Dumbleton, Midwest Modern, LLC
Final Approval is Requested
*Design Progression*

Agenda Item 7
810 East Washington Avenue - Galaxie Phase 3: Starliner Condominiums and Lofts. 2nd Ald. Dist.
Owner: Otto Gebhardt, Gebhardt Development
Applicant: Kyle Dumbleton, Midwest Modern, LLC
Final Approval is Requested
*Final landscape plan is required, staff recommends initial approval*


Alcohol License Review Committee
5:30 October 5, 2016
Rm LL 120 Madison Municipal Building

Possible Closed Session

The ALRC may meet from time to time in closed session pursuant to Wis. Stats. 19.85(1)(g) to confer with legal counsel for the purposes of rendering oral or written advice concerning legal strategy to be adopted by the ALRC with respect to litigation it is or is likely to become involved in and may meet from time to time in closed session pursuant to Wis. Stats. 19.85 (1)(a) to deliberate concerning the case that is the subject of this quasi-judicial hearing before the ALRC. The ALRC may reconvene in open session following any such closed session.

Agenda Item 1
Disciplinary Matter - Revocation Action
RB Schultzy LLC • dba Baldwin Street Grille
1304 E Washington Ave • Agent: Ryan B Schultz
Class B Combination Liquor & Beer • 50% alcohol, 50% food
Aldermanic District 2 (Alder Zellers) • Police Sector 409


Board of Park Commissioners
6:30 October 5, 2016
Warner Park Community Recreation Center
1625 Northport Dr.

Agenda item 11
Amending Sections 16.23(5)(h)1., 16.23(8)(f), 20.04, 20.09(3), and 20.16(5), repealing Sections 20.08(2) and (6), and recreating Section 20.08(2) of the Madison General Ordinances to recreate a combined park impact fee and update the park and open space land dedication requirements for the City of Madison.

Agenda item 13
Public Hearing (6:45 pm)-Ordering the removal and destruction of certain trees declared to be public nuisances under MGO Sec. 23.40(4)(b) and directing the City Forester to proceed with nuisance abatement activities.

Agenda item 19
Proposed 2017 Parks Division Fees


Madison Local Food Committee
4:30 October 6, 2016
Rm 300 Madison Municipal Building

Agenda item 4
Resolution to change the name of the Madison Local Food Committee (Local Food Committee) to the Public Market Development Committee, add seats to the Committee, and specify the Committee's mission as focused on implementation of the Madison Public Market.

Agenda item 5
Public Market Discussion

- City Facilities Development Process
- Update on Fundraising
- Market Ready Program Update
- Design
- Public Outreach


Madison Police Department Policy & Procedure Review Ad Hoc Committee
5:30 October 6, 2016
Urban League of Greater Madison
2222 S Park St

Agenda item
RFP Finalists - Vendor Interviews/Presentations to Committee
- Exiger, LLC
- Michael J. Gennaco DBA as OIR Group
- Hillard Heintze, LLC

Each vendor will be given one hour for the presentation and 30 minutes to answer questions from the committee.


Neighborhood Meeting About Alcohol License and Outdoor Seating Request for LJ's Sports Tavern & Grill
6:00 October 6, 2016
Constellation 2nd floor
10 N Livingston

Please join me and Johnny Kavanaugh of LJ's Sports Tavern & Grill for a meeting where we will hear about LJ's Sports Tavern & Grill's application for an alcohol license and for their conditional use application for outdoor seating. The proposed venue will be located at 8 N Paterson, the corner of E. Washington Ave and N. Patterson.  You will have the opportunity to ask questions and provide feedback.


*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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City Meetings of Interest
Liquor License
Neighborhood Information
Neighborhood Meeting
Redevelopment/Development Proposal Meeting


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