“After over four decades of Paul Soglin being mayor on and off, I think it is time for a fresh perspective in office,” Eric Koth, 24, said.
Abigail Becker joined The Capital Times in 2016, where she primarily covers city and county government. She previously worked for the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism and the Wisconsin State Journal.
“We helped build this, and now we’ll be going to school here,” Vonte Howard, 17, said.
City planner Bill Fruhling said there is a tendency to overlook buildings that are not “architectural gems."
“The design of such a space should take into account the desire to be inclusive," the resolution states.
The proposed ordinance would create rules for street closures in a new downtown zone and elaborate the criteria for approving permits.
The city will celebrate the re-opening of the renovated Madison Municipal Building Dec. 8.
Madison shifts the location of the future public market 250 feet from the site of a commercial shopping plaza to the city-owned Fleet Services building on First Street.
The garage was originally built for 160 buses but now holds about 200 forty-foot buses and will gain another 15 when Metro’s lease with a facility in Middleton ends in summer 2019.