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Alder Regina Vidaver

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Alder Regina Vidaver

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 Vidaver’s Updates

Homecoming for West and UW, Public Information Meetings, Events and Announcements

October 6, 2022 10:12 PM

Hello neighbors,

It's homecoming time!

West Regents will hold their homecoming parade on Friday, October 7. Streets around the school will be blocked off from 11:45am-3pm.

UW Homecoming is the weekend of October 17-22. The parade will take place Friday, October 21, from 6-7:30pm. Fireworks will be shot off by Memorial Union starting that day around 8:45pm, lasting approximately 15 minutes.

Upcoming Public Information Meetings:


  • Friday, October 7, 7-9:30pmMoon Over Monona Terrace. Twenty telescopes will be available to view the moon, Jupiter and Saturn.
  • Sunday, October 9, 12-2pmFire Truck Parade and other family events.
  • Monday, October 10, 9am-7pm - Tee Pee at the Capital. Ceremony and Presentation by Native activist Art Shegonee, Native Flute by Jacquie Caravello.
  • Monday, October 10, 3-4:30pm – American Indian Studies 50th Anniversary Celebration, Wisconsin Discovery Building, 330 N. Orchard St.
  • Tuesday, October 11, 7pm - Why Diversity Matters! Celebrating the Tapestry of Humanity: Ancient Wisdom Calling for an Interconnected Future! First Unitarian Society, 900 University Bay Drive.
  • Wednesday, October 12, 8-9am - Willow Creek Landscape Master Plan update. Hybrid event at the Edgewater Hotel – Mendota Ballroom 3, and online.
  • Wednesday, October 12, 5-6:30pmMeet & Greet with District 11 County Supervisor, Richelle Andrae and County staff from the Land & Water Resources Department to discuss lake levels and water quality management. Meet at Four Corners Park in Shorewood Hills (corner of Edgehill Drive and Blackhawk Drive). 
  • Thursday, October 13, 4-5:30pm – The Urban League of Madison presents Legal 101 for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs. Please register in advance for this online event.
  • Thursday, October 13, 7-8:30pm – Teaching the Truth about School Board Takeovers – panel discussion (Implications for our Teachers, Students and Community and What We Can Do About It). Please register in advance to attend online.
  • October 13 – 16- Wisconsin Book Festival.
  • Saturday, October 22, 8am – Free Homebuyer Education Class. Villager Mall on Park Street, Atrium entrance, 2300 S. Park Street.
  • Tuesday, November 8, 8am-2pmGive blood on election day! Madison Municipal Building, 215 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.
  • Sunday, November 13 Madison Marathon, half-marathon, and 10K races starting and finishing on the Capital Square.


Be well,

Regina Vidaver


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