Cooling Centers Available During Excessive Heat Warnings
The heat and humidity are creating a dangerous combination this week, with heat indices predicted to approach 110°. The National Weather Service has issued a series of warnings and advisories in the coming days.People most at risk
Two public meetings are scheduled to discuss the future of the Brayton Lot (Block 113) on Tuesday and Wednesday. Please join city staff and Alders from District 2, 4, and 6 for an in person meeting Tuesday, August 22 at 7:00 pm in room 215 of the Madison Municipal Building, 215 Martin Luther King
· Street Use Staff Commission: The Street Use Staff Commission meeting will take place on Wednesday, August 23, 2023 in virtual format at 10:00 AM. Agenda items include the consideration, discussion, and vote on street use permits for events such as Willy Street Fair,
The virtual neighborhood meeting on August 9 about the redevelopment of the Essen Haus properties at Wilson + Blair was attended by over 60 people including the JCAP Real Estate team, city staff and neighbors. Here is the Wilson + Blair presentation. Here is the Cap Times coverage Essen Haus
August 6, 2023 is the deadline for the public to submit recommended changes to the Generalized Future Land Use maps in the 2018 Comprehensive Plan. The city is undergoing an interim update to the 2018 Comp Plan now that we are midway through the 10-year cycle.
Links to an interactive map
JCAP Real Estate proposes to redevelop the properties at 134, 140, 148, 150 S. Blair Street and 506, 510, 514, 516, 518 E. Wilson Street. The proposal includes an eight-story residential building along S. Blair Street and a six-story hotel along E.
Plan Commission: The Plan Commission meeting will take place on Monday, August 7, 2023 in virtual format at 5:30 PM. Agenda items include development-related requests in Districts 9, 12, 13, 14, and 19, as well as the Secretary’s report on recent Council actions and
Atwood Avenue will be completely closed between Fair Oaks Avenue and Oakridge Avenue/Sugar Avenue for the final phase of street reconstruction starting Monday, July 31. The full closure is expected to last approximately one month. Two-way traffic will be maintained between Walter Street and Olbrich