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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 March 17 Meetings of Possible Interest to District 2.

March 16, 2014 4:57 PM

 The week of March 17 has items of possible interest to residents of district 2 at the Common Council, the Street Use Staff Commission, Urban Design Commission, Board of Public Works and the Alcohol License Review Commission. The 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 particularly 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
6:30 March 18, 2014
Rm 201 City-County Building



Report of the Plan Commission 

Agenda item 3

Creating Section 28.022 -- 00090 of the Madison General Ordinances to change the zoning of properties located at 17-25 N. Webster Street and 201 E. Mifflin Street, 2nd Aldermanic District, from DR-1 (Downtown Residential 1) District to UMX (Urban Mixed Use) District to allow 2 two-family residences, a four-unit apartment building and a five-unit apartment building to be demolished and a 58-unit apartment building to be constructed

The Plan Commission referred the related demolition permit and conditional use (ID 31935) and recommended that the zoning map amendment (ID 32101) be re-referred to its March 24, 2014 meeting and the April 8, 2014 Common Council meeting at the request of the applicant by voice vote/ other.

Agenda item 9

Creating Section 28.022 -- 00102 of the Madison General Ordinances to change the zoning of property located at 710 East Mifflin Street and 124 North Livingston Street, 2nd Aldermanic District, from PD (Planned Development) and TE and (Traditional Employment) Districts to TR-U2 (Traditional Residential-Urban 2) District to allow demolition of an industrial building and future development of property with 196 multi-family dwelling units.

Item 9 will be referred to the April 8 Council meeting at the request of the applicant.

End of Public Hearing



Agenda item 61

Amending the Tenney-Lapham Neighborhood Plan, in conjunction with a rezoning request at 710 East Mifflin Street and 124 North Livingston Street.



Agenda item 74

Appeal of Denial of Certificate of Appropriateness for New Development

121-127 W. Gilman St



Street Use Staff Commission
10:00 am March 19, 2014
Rm 108 City-County Building


Agenda item V. 1.


200 Langdon (from Frances to Henry)

Sa, Apr 5, 12:00pm-5:15pm

Annual block party to benefit the Dane County Rape Crisis Center. Discuss event date, location, schedule, set-up and activities.

Agenda item V. 2.


Langdon Street between Park and Lake

Set-up: F, May 2, 8:00pm

Event: Sa, May 3, 12:00pm-10:00pm

Take-down: Su, May 4, 2:00am

Annual music and arts festival. Discuss event date, location, schedule, set-up and activities




Urban Design Commission
4:30 March 19, 2014
Rm LL-110 Madison Municipal Building


Agenda item 2

Amending Sections 33.24(15)(c), 33.24(15)(e)3., and 33.24(15)(e)12.b. of the Madison General Ordinances to amend the regulations in Urban Design District 8 to increase the maximum building height from 8 to 10 stories, and to allow up to four (4) bonus stories on up to fifteen percent (15%) of the area of Block 3b.

Agenda item 3

Amending Sections 33.24(15)(e)2.a.i.and 33.24(15)(e)3. of the Madison General Ordinances to allow flexibility in the building setback and upper level building stepback requirements in Urban Design District 8.


Agenda item 4

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.

Owner: Gebhardt Development/Otto Gebhardt III

Agent: bark design/Christopher Gosch

Final Approval is Requested


Agenda item 5

10 North Livingston Street, Suite 101 - Modifications to Retail Storefront Facade Zoned PD in UDD No. 8, "Sujeo."

Owner: The Constellation Project, LLC

Agent: Jacob Morrison

Final Approval is Requested


Agenda item 6

17, 19 & 25 North Webster Street and 201 East Mifflin Street - Deconstruction of Four Homes and the Construction of a New 6-Story, 49-Unit Apartment Building, New Construction in the Proposed UMX District.

Owner: Fred Rouse

Agent: Knothe & Bruce Architects, LLC

Initial Approval is Requested



Board of Public Works

4:30 pm March 19, 2014
Rm 108 City-County Building


Agenda item 13

Approving plans and specifications for public improvements necessary for the project known as 802-854 E. Washington Avenue - The Galaxie and authorizing construction to be undertaken by the Developer, Private Contract No. 2371

Agenda item 29

Awarding Public Works Contract No. 7266, Tenney Park Concrete Bridge Historic Restoration.




Alcohol License Review Committee
5:30 March 19, 2014
Rm 201 City-County Building


Agenda item 6

Change of Agent

Johnson Market Inc • Market Basket

312 E Mifflin St

New Agent: John Johnson

Class A Liquor, Class A Beer



*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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