County Week Ahead

Posted August 3rd, 2015 @ 9:33 AM by

In August mode, only 10 meetings, and of course 60% before 5:30.

City Week Ahead

Posted August 3rd, 2015 @ 7:16 AM by

Only 16 meetings, expect many additions this week.

Mayor’s Latest Brainfart

Posted July 31st, 2015 @ 8:42 AM by

This is getting embarrassing. He’s being irrational, contradictory with himself, lacks compassion and is just being mean, is coming up with silly solutions that don’t work without talking to community stakeholders and ultimately, I’d bet it won’t pass.

Cracking the Conservative Transportation Frame

Posted July 29th, 2015 @ 6:35 PM by

With a promised audit of WISDOT in the works, now is a good time to reflect on how conservatives on Wisconsin’s joint audit committee think about transportation.  I have spent a lot of time trying to understand the arguments conservatives make against pedestrian, bicycle, and transit facilities.  But each time I would crack one of […]

TRC at Central Park Sessions Thursday!

Posted July 29th, 2015 @ 9:06 AM by


Hey, hey, hey! Buy your raffle tickets from Tenant Resource Center when you go to the Central Park Sessions this Thursday to see The Silk Road Session July 30th at Olbrich Park . . . did that say Olbrich Park, why yes it did! 5:00 pm– Caravan Gypsy Swing Ensemble, 6:30 pm— Dengue Fever and 8:30 pm —Hanggai (Inner Mongolia)

Judge Doyle Square Update

Posted July 28th, 2015 @ 9:46 AM by

At least what they were willing to divulge in open session in about a half hour. I was surprised they did anything in open session, since it was noticed for closed session.

Referendum for Large City Projects

Posted July 27th, 2015 @ 8:00 AM by

The city usually borrows for projects with 10 year payback periods, but they are looking at doing some projects with 20 year payback periods. When they do that there is a different process and a chance for referendum. Wonder if they will give us that opportunity for Judge Doyle Square?

County Week Ahead

Posted July 27th, 2015 @ 7:31 AM by

6 meetings this week, 2 after 5:30, 3 before 10am. Ever feel like these meetings aren’t really for the public?

City Week Ahead

Posted July 27th, 2015 @ 6:44 AM by

Only 17 meetings this week (so far), only 2 start after 5:30, 6 start before 4:30.. Ever feel like they really don’t want the public to attend?

Social Justice Center Peace Mural

Posted July 24th, 2015 @ 8:53 AM by

If you know someone who has been lost to violence and should be included in the mural, let people know ASAP. Thanks!

Got Downtown Property? Got ideas?

Posted July 24th, 2015 @ 8:22 AM by

Last night, county staff said on multiple occasions that they are still looking for a site for the day center. The are filing a conditional use for Martin St. (Town of Madison) and have no clue if Bellini’s would work, so they are still looking if people have ideas. Got ideas?