Hello neighbors,

It seems we’re not quite out of winter yet, so please, keep your sidewalks clear of snow and ice, and remember to sweep up and properly dispose of any excess salt that remains once your sidewalk is dry.

Please note there are multiple road closures happening in relation to the implementation of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system. These include:

Metro Transit will hold a public information meeting on Tuesday, March 14 at 6:00 pm to talk about construction updates. Please register in advance


  • March 14, 5-7pm: Leopold-Arbor Hills NRT Community Meal, Aldo Leopold Elementary School, 2602 Post Road. First, enjoy a high energy WERQ out with dance music at 5:15 p.m. in the gym and resource fair in the cafeteria, followed by a meal with neighbors in the cafeteria at 6:00 p.m.
  • March 16-18:  WIAA Boys State Basketball Tournament, Kohl Center.
  • March 19, 1: 30-3pm: Learn about Maple Syrup with Alex Singer - learn how to properly tap a maple tree, taste maple syrup, and go on a walk to see what maple trees look like and to determine the best time to tap them. Advanced registration is requested and may be done online or by calling (608) 266-4711. All ages are welcome and participants do not need to bring anything. Meet at the colorful shelter at Warner Park.
  • Now-March 26: Olbrich Gardens Spring Flower Show. Plants available for purchase March 27, 12-4pm. Note: the Bolz Conservatory is closed March 6-17 for maintenance.
  • March 27, 6pm: Warner Park Community Recreation Center Expansion Public Meeting. Please register in advance.
  • March 29, 6-7pm: Northeast Area Plan Open House, Madison College, Truax Main Building Rm D1630, 1701 Wright Street, Madison, WI 53704.
  • April 13-20: Wisconsin State Film Festival, Hilldale Mall (former AMC cinema).


Be well,

Regina Vidaver