City of
Madison

District 6

Alder Marsha A. Rummel

Alder Marsha A. Rummel

Alder Marsha A. Rummel

Contact Information

Home Address:

1029 Spaight St # 6C
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 Rummel’s Updates

Tag: Task Force on Structure of City Government

D6 Items of Interest Week of February 5, 2018

Highlights: I am organizing a neighborhood meeting Monday about Gorman & Company's proposal for Grandfamily housing at Union Corners. Gorman was also awarded the county RFP for the Messners site, see upcoming meetings for info about a D2 neighborhood meeting for that project next week. At … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of March 19, 2018

Highlights: In a separate update, I will share a summary of the Plan Commission's response last Monday to Marquette neighbors, MNA, and my request to change the Future Land Use maps for the Imagine Madison comp plan update. Overall the Plan Commission agreed the majority of the neighorhood's … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of April 16, 2018

Highlights: Neighborhood meeting Monday night about proposed brewpub at Union Corners. Tuesday is the Council meeting, its a short one since we had one last week. Prior to the meeting, we will get a presentation on the Transportation Improvement Plan for 2019-2024. On Wednesday, the Board of … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of April 30, 2018

Highlights: The Taskforce on the Structure of City Government meets Monday with an interesting set of tasks and action items. On Tuesday, the Council adopts the recommendations and conditions from the ALRC for several D6 alcohol establishments, the Board of Public Works recommends the Council … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of May 7, 2018

Highlights: The Madison Comprehensive Plan "Imagine Madison" was introduced for referral last week and is now making the rounds. It is at Finance on Monday, at four committees on Wednesday -UDC, PSRC, TPC, and Parks Commission, and at EOC and Board of Health on Thursday. If you haven't taken a … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of May 14, 2018

Highlights: The Common Council will take up the Mayor's veto of the plans and specs for Winnebago St construction on Tuesday. To override the veto requires 14 votes. If you want to weigh in on reconsideration, email allalders@cityofmadison.com before 6:30p Tuesday or attend the meeting and … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of May 21, 2018

Highlights: The vote to override the Mayor's veto of the Winnebago St reconstruction plans and specs failed to get 14 votes. The Engineers will go back to the drawing board and restart the public review process when they have a concept to present. I will ask them to look at this street segment as … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of June 4, 2018

Highlights: The comp plan, known as Imagine Madison will be discussed at a public hearing of the Plan Commission on Monday and again on Thursday at a special session. The annual renewal of alcohol licenses happens at the Council meeting on Tuesday. See agenda item #11 and #47 for a list of … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of July 16, 2018

Highlights: The Comprehensive Plan is at Plan Commission for adoption on Monday. It's been a huge undertaking and it will frame our future growth. On Tuesday, the Common Council Executive Committee interviews six candidates seeking to be appointed D16 alder after the resignation of Alder Denise … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of July 30, 2018

Highlights: The Grandfamily project at Union Corners, now named Generations, is at Finance Monday, see the agenda below for more info. The Comprehensive Plan is at the Plan Commission Monday for final adoption. Also at Plan, Grampa's Pizzeria asked for referral of their conditional use … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of August 6, 2018

Highlights: I am going on vacation this week. I'll be hanging out at my family's cabin near the BWCA in northern Minnesota. I will not attend Landmarks, the Common Council Executive Committee or the Common Council meeting. At Monday's Landmarks Commission meeting, Grampa's Pizzeria has informed … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of August 27, 2018

Highlights: Rising lake levels are causing flooding in areas of Madison that may continue for one to two weeks. Roads will be flooded and personal property is at risk. If you live or work in the areas highlighted on the attached maps, your property is in danger of … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of Sept 17, 2018

Highlights: Last week the Finance Committee held two meetings on the 2019 Capital budget. Agencies presented 2019 projects and their 5 year capital improvement plans to the committee which consists of the Mayor and six alders. The 2019 Executive capital budget added, delayed, and removed some … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of September 24, 2018

Highlights: The Finance Committee offers amendment to the 2019 Executive Capital budget on Monday. I am seeking $250K to underground utilities as part of the Winnebago St reconstruction that is just getting bid. I propose reimburse TID 37 once the tax increment grows as more of the Union Corners … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of October 1, 2018

Highlights: Flooding, lake level and storm water management will be discussed at a 5:30p informational presentation to the Council on Tuesday. It's short Council agenda this week since we had a meeting last week. The Council will consider an appeal of the Landmarks Commission's decision not to … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of October 8, 2018

Highlights: The Finance Committee meets on Monday and Tuesday to review the 2019 Executive Operating budget. The MPD Policy and Procedures Committee meets Thursday to continue their review of the OIR Group report in order to make recommendations to the Common Council. Flooding update Friday … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of October 22, 2018

Highlights: Early voting has begun at local libraries around the city, the UW and Edgewood College and the City Clerk’s office. The Clerk was able to fill the 3000 volunteers spots needed. Thank you everyone who responded to the call! Amendments to the operating budget are at Finance on Monday. … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of October 29, 2018

I stand with my family, friends, fellow workers and neighbors to condemn racist assaults and murder, the daily misogyny and queer/trans phobia, hatred of Jewish and Muslim religion and people, anti-immigrant bigotry and the inhumane separation of families, and the calculated incitements to … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of November 19, 2018

Highlights: On Monday, join me at a neighborhood meeting to learn more about Joe Krupp’s proposed plans to redevelop 1936-1938 Atwood. He proposes to demolish the house at 1936 Atwood and redevelop it with the adjacent Monona State Bank parking lot. What is different about this project is that … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of November 26, 2018

Highlights: The Marquette Bungalows begins Round 3 of meetings to discuss possible changes to Madison's historic district ordinances on Monday. The consultant's report is now available. Please read if you are a resident or interested in the update to our historic district ordinances. Are you a … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of December 3,2018

Highlights: The Common Council Executive Committee will meet with the co-chairs of the MPD Policy & Procedures Ad Hoc Review Committee to discuss the status of the draft report on Tuesday. At the Council meeting later, the Mayor's proposal for an alcohol moratorium will be placed on file and … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of January 14, 2019

Highlights: Selection of the architecture team for the Madison Public Market, funding for programing and improvements at Goodman Community Center, and Garver Lot 2 development agreement at Finance Monday. Two mayoral forums this week – Tuesday at the downtown library (or live streaming on City … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of February 4, 2019

Highlights: Several city meetings were canceled due to last week's dangerous cold. Now temps are in the 30-40 degree range and the new concern is with melting snow and flooding. If you live close to a storm water inlet, please remove snow and ice to allow it to capture melting snow. One of the … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of February 18, 2019

Highlights: Make a plan to vote Tuesday if you haven't voted already. On Thursday, I am organizing a neighborhood meeting to discuss the next phase of development at Union Corners, see the end of the blog for more details. The Water Utility reported good news in a press release February … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of February 25, 2019

Highlights: If you are following the Task Force on Structure of City Government, two of the subcommittees meet on Tuesday. Also Tuesday, the Council meeting has two agenda items that may generate a large turnout: services and safety for Tree Lane residents and how to best provide services for … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of March 11, 2019

Highlights: Two meetings Tuesday about new alcohol licenses at the former Plan B site on Willy St and former Chocolaterian space on Atwood. There is a staff presentation Tuesday to alders about possible policy changes to winter parking rules. Neighbors petitioned for reconsideration of the bus … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of March 25, 2019

Highlights: The recent legal issues surrounding Judge Doyle Square will be discussed in closed session at Monday's Finance Committee meeting. Also Monday at Plan Commission is the next phase of the redevelopment of the Mautz block, 901-929 E Washington. The Korb family and Curt Brink propose to … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of April 8, 2019

Highlights: On Tuesday April 9 th, please join me and neighborhood officer Kenneth Brown, staff from Traffic Engineering, MNA Board members, a representative from the Rape Crisis Center, and other interested neighbors to walk the bike path to look at locations to install cameras. We will meet at … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of April 22, 2019

Highlights: I got my new committee assignments last week: Plan Commission, Public Market Development Committee, Historic Preservation Plan Committee and the Water Utility Board. I asked newly elected Common Council President Shiva Bidar and V-P Barbara McKinney to be reappointed to the Landmarks … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of May 13,2019

Highlights: The topic of dogs in parks will be at Monday’s Parks Long Range Planning Subcommittee. Creating the special task force on PFAS will be at the Common Council Executive Committee on Tuesday. Also on the Common Council agenda for final approval Tuesday is the ordinance to expand … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of May 20, 2019

Highlights: The ALRC is reviewing separated licenses on Wednesday and possibly Thursday in advance of the June annual renewals. Unfortunately the agendas have not yet been posted in legistar so it's not clear what entities, if any, have been separated. The MPD Policy and Procedure Review Ad Hoc … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of June 10, 2019

Highlights: The Finance Committee may select a developer to construct a mixed use building on Judge Doyle Square- Block 88 on Monday. At Tuesday’s Common Council meeting all alcohol licenses are renewed for the coming year. Lots of D6 info below. After years of budget requests… the plans and … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of June 24, 2019

Highlights: The East End development proposal. The proposal for the East End (134-140 S Blair St and 506-518 E Wilson St) AKA the Essen Haus block is at Landmarks Commission on Monday. The preservation planner does not believe that the proposal meets the standards for construction of a new … [read more]

D6 Items of interest Week of July 22, 2019

I am thankful there were no injuries to nearby neighbors and first responders as a result of the fire and explosion at two MGE substations on Friday. Thank you for taking care of yourself, your family, your friends, neighbors, co-workers and your pets during the extreme heat and power outage. … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of July 29, 2019

Highlights: The Winnebago Arts Café conditional use application will be referred until August 12 at Monday’s Plan Commission meeting. Read a summary of last week’s meeting below. On Tuesday, LORC (the Ad Hoc Landmarks Ordinance Review Committee) will be meeting. At Wednesday’s Urban Design … [read more]

D6 Items of Interest Week of August 12, 2019

Highlights: The Winnebago Arts Café proposal to increase capacity increase and add outdoor patio service is at Plan Commission on Monday. If you want to share comments, send them by 3p to Sydney Prusak at sprusak@cityofmadison.com. Excerpts from the staff report and my comments are below. On … [read more]

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