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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 9 Meetings of Possible Interest to District 2

October 7, 2017 3:46 PM

The week of October 9 has items of possible interest to residents of district 2 at the Finance Committee, the Neighborhood Meeting about Breese Stevens Entertainment License Application, the Street Use Staff Commission, the Transit and Parking Commission, the Local Historic District Ordinance Revisions Meetings, the Zoning Board of Appeals, and at the Planning Division Staff Discussion on White House Housing Report Memo. 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.


Finance Committee
4:30 October 9, 2017
Rm 201 City-County Building

Agenda Item 16

2018 Executive Operating Budget


Neighborhood Meeting about Breese Stevens Entertainment License Application
8:00 October 9, 2017
917 E Mifflin St - Breese Stevens

Please join me and Vern Stenman of Big Top Events for a meeting where we will hear about Big Top's application for an entertainment license for Breese Stevens Field. The proposed venue will include the area inside the walls of Breese Stevens Field.  Events are proposed to include live musical (individual, band and DJ) performances. You will have the opportunity to ask questions and provide feedback. You will also have an opportunity to see their facilities.


Finance Committee
4:30 October 10, 2017
Rm 201 City-County Building

2018 Executive Operating Budget


Street Use Staff Commission
10:00 October 11, 2017
Rm 108 City-County Building


Agenda Item 1
Saturday, November 18, 2017, 9am-11pm
100 & 200 blocks of State St., Capitol Square: W.Mifflin St: Wisconsin to State, N. Carroll: State to W. Washington
Discuss location, set up, and schedule.
Public Holiday Market
Madison's Central Business Improvement District, Tiffany Kenney


Agenda Item 1
Recap recent street use events - Campus Fire Safety, Breese Stevens Concert Series, Live on King, Great Midwest Marijuana Harvest Festival, Talking Spirits XVIII: Cemetery Tour, Alumni Park Grand Opening Ceremony, Co-op Connection.


Transit and Parking Commission
5:00 October 11, 2017
Madison Central Library, Room 302

G. 6:00 PM PUBLIC HEARING: to hear public comment on Paratransit Service Changes

Agenda Item G1

Proposed changes to Metro's paratransit service

Members of the public are allowed five minutes to speak


Local Historic District Ordinance Revisions Meetings
5:30 October 11, 2017 – First Settlement
7:30 October 11, 2017 – Mansion Hill
Madison Senior Center
330 W Mifflin St.

Please join us for the first round of historic district specific ordinance revision meetings on Wednesday October 11, 2017 at the Senior Center, 330 W Mifflin Street. 

The First Settlement meeting will start at 5:30 PM and end by 7:00 PM.   

The Mansion Hill meeting will start at 7:30 PM and end by 9:00 PM.

Using the link below, please review historic district maps and ordinance language that we expect to have posted to the website by the end of the day October 6: 


Zoning Board of Appeals
5:00 October 12, 2017
Rm 103A City County Building

Agenda Item 1
Angela Terrab and Steven Sanders, owners of property at 1235 E Johnson St, request a variance to construct a 7.7' wide driveway for the single-family property. Alder District #2

Agenda Item 3
Joseph F Martino, owner of property at 26 N Hancock St, requests a side-yard variance to construct a third story atop the existing two-story single-family home. Alder District #2


Planning Division Staff Discussion on White House Housing Report Memo
4:30 October 13, 2017
Rm 417 City County Building

Please note that a possible quorum exists of the Common Council at a discussion being held by Matt Tucker, Matt Wachter and Heather Stouder regarding a brief memo ( ) in response to the Housing Development Toolkit ( ) released by the Obama Administration late last year (Legislative Item 48633). Pending Plan Commission results next week, this item would most likely be before the Council with a recommendation to accept the report on October 17.


*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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