City of
Madison

District 2

Alder Patrick W. Heck

Alder Patrick W. Heck

Alder Patrick W. Heck

Contact Information

Home Address:

123 N. Blount St. #303
Madison , WI 53703

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 March 25 Meetings of Possible Interest to District 2

March 22, 2019 3:58 PM

The week of March 25 has items of possible interest to residents of district 2 at the Finance Committee, the Landmarks Commission, the Plan Commission, the Water Utility Board, the Transportation Commission, the Vending Oversight Committee, the Task Force on the Structure of City Government, and the Madison Police Department Policy & Procedure Review Ad Hoc 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.


Finance Committee
4:30 March 25, 2019
Rm 260 Madison Municipal Building
Agenda:  https://madison.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=A&ID=618371&GUID=A3E1D876-D4E7-4CB6-9DC8-90C50D2997F5

Agenda Item 7

SUBSTITUTE-Authorizing an $85,000 contract with Madison's Central Business Improvement District (BID) for $85,000 to fund the continuation of the Downtown Activities Program focused on existing plazas around the Capitol Square and State Street (2nd, 4th and 8th AD), and to support the administration of the Downtown Doors BLINK Art program.


Landmarks Commission
5:00 March 25, 2019
Rm 153 Madison Municipal Building
Agenda: https://madison.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=A&ID=640631&GUID=E562323B-A79D-4652-BB4D-DCAE1054620F

REGULAR BUSINESS

Agenda Item 2
Landmarks Commission Historic Preservation Plan Status Report

Agenda Item 3
Secretary's Report - 2019
-Report on Status and Condition of 417 State Street

NEW BUSINESS

Agenda Item 5
Discussion of Potential Eligibility of a State Street Historic District


Plan Commission
5:30 March 25, 2019
Rm 201 City County Building
Agenda:  https://madison.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=A&ID=646907&GUID=8B59EE05-9126-4205-AACD-07A422968DB2

ROUTINE BUSINESS

Agenda Item 1
Convening a Staff Team that will address the issues of on-street parking in the City and policies that influence such parking.

Note: Items 13 and 14 are related and should be considered together. The Plan Commission is advisory to the Transportation Commission on ID 55078.

Agenda Item 13
901-929 E. Washington Avenue; Urban Design Dist. 8; 6th Ald. Dist. Consideration of a demolition permit to demolish commercial buildings at 945 E. Washington Avenue and 924 E. Main Street; consideration of a conditional use in the Traditional Employment (TE) District to allow construction of a building exceeding five stories and 68 feet in height, both to allow construction of an eleven-story, 257,200 square-foot office building and 693-stall parking garage along E. Washington Avenue; and consideration of an alteration to an approved conditional use for the approved hotel at 901 E. Washington Avenue to provide an amended parking plan.

Agenda Item 14
Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to execute a parking lease agreement with Archipelago Village, LLC, for 50 parking stalls at the South Livingston Street parking garage.


Water Utility Board
4:30 March 26, 2019
Rm A&B Madison Water Utility
119 E Olin Ave
Agenda: https://madison.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=A&ID=668254&GUID=C9D0C108-28CC-4366-8933-026B8F48C2B1

NEW BUSINESS

Agenda Item 1
SUBSTITUTE - Creating a special task force on PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) contamination to review, analyze and provide recommendations for a comprehensive response to PFAS contamination in Madison.


Transportation Commission
5:00 March 27, 2019
Rm 206 Madison Municipal Building
Agenda: https://madison.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=A&ID=644760&GUID=829FCF36-A342-4C58-BE0A-D0B33BA6BDC3

F  NEW BUSINESS

Agenda Item F2
Authorizing the Mayor and City Clerk to execute a parking lease agreement with Archipelago Village, LLC, for 50 parking stalls at the South Livingston Street parking garage.


Vending Oversight Committee
5:00 March 27, 2019
Rm 302 Madison Municipal Building
Agenda: https://madison.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=A&ID=639915&GUID=BC75F17F-DC09-44A2-8DE5-41133B4F6A5B

DISCUSSION ITEMS

Agenda Item 2
Allowing full size food trucks in Madison, outside high density vending zones.


Task Force on the Structure of City Government
6:30 March 27, 2019
Rm 215 Madison Municipal Building
Agenda: https://madison.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=A&ID=661760&GUID=9AC2BCFA-2FF0-43F3-8236-57EF5C9F6CC2

Agenda Item 5
CONSIDERATION OF POSSIBLE RECOMMENDATION TO INCLUDE IN TFOGS REPORT TO COMMON COUNCIL REGARDING THE STRUCTURE OF THE COMMON COUNCIL

A. Should the position of Alder be part-time or full-time?
1. If part-time, should the City change the number of aldermanic districts?
2. If full-time, should the City reduce the number of aldermanic districts?
B. Should Alders be elected from geographic districts, at-large districts, or from a mix of both geographic and at-large districts?
1. If the TFOGS decides to recommend a mix of geographic and at-large districts, what is the appropriate mix?

Agenda Item 6
CONSIDERATION OF POSSIBLE RECOMMENDATIONS TO INCLUDE IN TFOGS REPORT TO COMMON COUNCIL REGARDING THE STRUCTURE OF THE BOARDS, COMMISSIONS AND COMMITTEES (BCCs)

A. Should the City's BCC structure be organized such that there are a small number of lead committees to oversee and hold accountable other BCCs dealing with related subjects?
1. If yes, should alders be required to serve only on lead committees?
2. If yes, should BCCs be required to provide annual written reports to lead committees?

Agenda Item 7
CONSIDERATION OF OTHER POSSIBLE RECOMMENDATIONS TO INCLUDE IN THE TFOGS REPORT TO THE COMMON COUNCIL, INCLUDING:
A. Whether the City should consider creating an Office of Resident Engagement and Neighborhood Support (ORENS)
B. Whether alders should have 2 or 4 year terms
C. Whether term limits should apply to alder terms
D. Whether alders current compensation level should be changed
E. Whether Council members should be provided more support staff
F. Whether alders should be required to serve on all BCCs
G. Who should appoint alders to BCCs
H. Who should appoint residents to BCCs
I. Whether alders should chair BCCs
J. Should TFOGS recommend combining or eliminating certain committees?  


Madison Police Department Policy & Procedure Review Ad Hoc Committee
6:30 March 28, 2019
Rm 215 Madison Municipal Building
Agenda:    Agenda not available as of time of publication of this document.  Check the following website next week:

http://www.cityofmadison.com/clerk/meeting-schedule


*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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