District 3 Blog

  • My thoughts about the CORE Spaces Development at Basset/Dayton

    I’m writing out my thoughts about this one to explain my vote on June 20th because it appears that Council will reconsider that vote in our July 11th meeting next Tuesday. In summary, the proposal would add hundreds of additional beds in student-…

  • Meetings and Updates Week of July 3rd

    Meetings and Updates for the Week of July 3rd: July 4th City Administrative Office closures; Help Wanted: the City of Madison is Hiring Crossing Guards, Firefighter/EMT, and other positions; Comprehensive Plan Interim Update Public Meeting 7/13;…

  • Meetings and Updates Week of June 26th

    Meetings and Updates Week of June 26th: State of WI Shared Revenue Changes; Milwaukee Street Bridges Letter to WisDOT; City Meetings: Finance Committee meets 6/26, Plan Commission meets 6/26; Events & Announcements

  • Meetings and Updates Week of June 19th

    Check out my post about the Metro Transit network redesign; City Meetings of Interest: Common Council meets 6/20, agenda includes many notable items, Board of Public Works meets 6/21, includes Autumn Ridge Bike/Ped Bridge Project, Plan Commission…

    Category:General Update

  • First week of the Metro Transit network redesign

    First week of the Metro Transit network redesign Madison’s Metro Transit bus riders, myself included, spent this week learning their new bus routes and trying them out. The route changes improve the efficiency of parts of the system and pose…

  • News: Milwaukee Street Bridge Work Tomorrow

    Milwaukee Street Bridge Work Tomorrow Today, the contractor with the contract for the approved Milwaukee Street Bridge improvements let the City know that they'll be doing this work tomorrow (Tuesday). Please be careful and patient when moving over…

  • Meetings and Updates Week of June 12th

    Metro Transit Offering Extended Customer Service Hours; Meetings: Plan Commission (Reiner Neighborhood Development Plan, development-related proposals), Board of Parks Commissioners (Parks events, Dogs in Parks Policy update and information);…

  • Meetings and Updates Week of June 5th

    Reminder: Metro Transit Redesign Begins Sunday, June 11th, Interstate Corridor Study Public Meetings Recap, Streets Division Update on Large Item Pickup, New Winter Salt Routes, Common Council meets 6/6, Events & Announcements.

  • Recap of Interstate Design Neighborhood Meetings

    Couldn't make it to the 5/23 or 6/1 WisDOT I-39/90/94 Corridor Study neighborhood meetings? No problem. In this post I provide an overview of the current Interstate interchange design and process for three sites: the potential new Milwaukee Street…

  • Special Update about the 2024 City Budget Process

    Background information, my analysis of agency Capital Budget requests so far, what I'm doing about the 2024 budget, and what you can do about the 2024 budget.

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Alder Derek Field

Alder Derek Field

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