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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 2 Meetings of Possible Interest to District 2

September 30, 2017 8:15 PM

The week of October 2 has items of possible interest to residents of district 2 at the Landmarks Commission, the Plan Commission, the City County Homeless Issues Committee, the Common Council Executive Committee, the Common Council, the Urban Design Commission, the Board of Public Works and Public Market Development 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. 


Landmarks Commission
4:45 October 2, 2017
Rm GR 27 City-County Building

Agenda Item 3
Landmarks Commission Review of Historic Preservation Plan

Agenda Item 8

Buildings Proposed for Demolition – 2017
- 11 N Franklin
- 7 N Franklin
- 506 E Washington
- 502 E Washington
- 529 Woodward
- 118 State Street
- 122 State Street


Plan Commission 
5:30 October 2, 2017
Rm 201 City County Building

Agenda Item 2
Accepting the report of the Planning Director, Housing Initiatives Specialist, and Zoning Administrator on the recommendations contained in the White House Housing Development Toolkit.


City County Homeless Issues Committee
6:30 October 2, 2017
Rm 357 City-County Building

Agenda Item 1
Discussion and Possible Action on Recommendations for Availability and Accessibility of Public Restrooms

Agenda Item 5
Beacon (Day Resource Center) Update

Agenda Item 6
Messner Property RFP Update


Common Council Executive Committee
4:30 October 3, 2017
Rm 108 City-County Building

Agenda Item 6
Update: Public Health Madison-Dane County's role in violence prevention - Janel Heinrich, Director


Agenda Item 8
Discuss follow-up items from President's Work Group on Police & Community Relations and possible action: Policy governing the purchase & use of all surveillance equipment employed by all City agencies including MPD


Common Council 
6:30 October 3, 2017
Rm 201 City-County Building


Agenda item 7
18+ Center for Visual & Performing Arts License
Edgewater Management Company LLC • dba The Edgewater Hotel
Capacity: Varies
1001 Wisconsin Place • Agent: Amy Supple
Class B Combination Liquor & Beer • 40% alcohol, 60% food
Aldermanic District 2 (Alder Zellers) • Police Sector 403


Agenda item 26
2018 Executive Capital Budget

Agenda item 28
Report of the Mayor submitting resident committee appointments (introduction
9/19/2017; action 10/3/2017).


TEAL M. STANIFORTH (2nd A.D) - appoint to the remainder of a three-year term to the position of Resident Member. Ms. Staniforth is currently a student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, studying Community & Environmental Sociology and Environmental Studies. She succeeds Daniel Y.P. Syverson.
TERM EXPIRES: 10-1-2018

EVELYN H. ATKINSON (2nd A.D.) - appoint to the remainder of a two-year term to the position of Member. Ms. Atkinson currently holds the Third Alternate position and has served since 3-7-2017. She succeeds Jason A. Vargo.
TERM EXPIRES: 6-30-2018



Agenda item 84
Creating Section 32.18 of the Madison General Ordinances to establish the Landlord and Tenant Best Practices Certification Program.


Agenda item 98
Executing a Purchase of Services contract with Preserve, LLC to conduct a Boundary Review of the Mansion Hill Local and National Register Historic Districts, and to conduct a Neighborhood Character Study for the Langdon Neighborhood, including developing implementation actions if authorized.


Agenda item 115
2018 Executive Operating Budget


Urban Design Commission
4:30 October 4, 2017
Rm 351 City County Building

Agenda Item 6
502, 506 East Washington Avenue & 7, 11 North Franklin Street - Demolition/Relocation of Four Existing Homes and Construction of a New 5-Story Hotel Building in UDD No. 4.
2nd Ald. Dist.
Owner: Michael Metzger, McGrath Property Group
Applicant: Marc Ott, JLA Architects + Planners
Informational Presentation


Board of Public Works 
4:30 October 4, 2017
Rm 108 City County Building

Agenda Item 20
Awarding Public Works Contract No. 8000, E. Gilman Street, N. Pinckney Street, and N. Butler Street Resurfacing with Utilities Assessment District - 2017.


Public Market Development Committee 
5:00 October 5, 2017
Rm 108 City-County Building

Agenda Item 1
Reviewing and affirming the recommendations of the MarketReady Advisory
Group on the 30 selected participants in the MarketReady Program

Agenda Item 2

Public Market Discussion
Budget Update
- Public Market Foundation Update and Next Steps
- Fundraising Update
- New Markets Tax Credits Update
- Design Update and Next Steps


Madison Police Department Policy & Procedure Review Ad Hoc Committee
5:30 October 5, 2017
Urban League
2222 S Park St
Agenda:  Not available as of publication


*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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