Into this drama steps the City Council's yet-to-be-elected president along with 19 other people, including nine new faces, to be sworn in April 20.
The building would likely be the city's third tallest behind the state Capitol and UW-Madison's Van Hise Hall, and certainly the tallest building with a residential component.
After announcing a partnership to locate a new hub for minority businesses at the Village on Park Mall, Madison is proposing to build a $9.1 million parking garage to serve the evolving gateway to Downtown on the South Side.
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"We believe the city benefits from a council that is highly engaged and that presses the city administration to act in bigger and bolder ways on behalf of economic, social and racial justice, environmental protection and the democratization of the city."
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An independent analysis has failed to identify the person who called a local activist a vulgarity toward the end of a marathon online meeting in September that exposed deep divisions on the Madison City Council.
Incumbent alder Sheri Carter and candidate Brandi Grayson are running to represent District 14 on the Madison City Council.
According to a memo from City Attorney Michael Haas, the IT Department reports that the average length of city meetings has “increased significantly.”
"We have heard loud and clear from the public that meetings which regularly go until after midnight make it hard to participate," Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway said.
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Paul Skidmore faces three opponents in Tuesday's primary for the Far West Side Madison seat he's held since 2001.
Madison is moving to transform a two-story building and property on Lake Monona next to Olin Park into community amenity with Parks Division offices, recreational programming, meeting rooms and enhanced public restroom access for park users.
Though he officially began the job Monday, he’s already been at work in the city for a couple weeks meeting virtually with community members.
"Many South Madison residents have already been displaced from an area they’ve called home for years," Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway said.
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A WILL attorney said the city will have to explain to a judge how the quotas are "the only way that we can solve our problem."
Many of the candidates entering local politics in 2021 say now is their moment to be directly involved in making decisions for their community and to represent the historically marginalized and vulnerable.
The funding would support architectural design, site development and capital fundraising ahead of the project’s estimated groundbreaking next year.
Co-sponsor Sheri Carter is facing a challenge for her seat this April from a longtime local activist.
Ald. Marsha Rummel was first elected to represent District 6 in 2007. She will not be running for re-election in the spring, leaving the active near east side neighborhoods open for a new leader.
The mayor's proposed budget raises city taxes on the average home by 1.39%, or $37.46, to $2,723.20.