What will the Council talk about Tonight?

Posted February 28th, 2017 @ 4:31 PM by

The following, and likely anything on the agenda you show up to speak to . . .

Walker’s Budget: How will it Impact Low-Income People?

Posted February 28th, 2017 @ 8:12 AM by

Oh, you know it won’t be good.

Summer is Coming! Summer is Coming!

Posted February 27th, 2017 @ 10:28 AM by

Summer hours for the men’s shelter start 3/12/17. Yes, that’s right, summer is here!!! 13 more days!

What Will Your Alder Do to Increase Transparency and Participation

Posted February 27th, 2017 @ 8:43 AM by

EVERYONE is talking about how to get involved in local government. The catch is, it first needs to be made easier. There are simple things that can be done, today. Will your alder be a local leader to make this happen? I asked questions, posting results on Thursday.

Madison Schools Week Ahead

Posted February 26th, 2017 @ 8:26 PM by

2 meetings tomorrow! The closed session is weird, I have no clue what they will be discussing, but it seems it could be just about anything. It appears to possibly be three different items?

County Week Ahead

Posted February 26th, 2017 @ 8:06 PM by

15 meetings . . . only 6 during the day and they all start at noon or before . . .

City Week Ahead

Posted February 26th, 2017 @ 1:24 PM by

Only 15 meetings, one cancelled . . . honestly, I can’t and don’t keep up with all the changes throughout the week, its kinda overwhelming and ridiculous to post about it every day . . . at the moment, there are at least 4 agendas missing that we know of – typical offenders – Madison Food Policy Committee, Public Market Committee, Community Development Block Grant Committee and who knows what will be added to that throughout the week.

Police Unions lose credibility . . .

Posted February 24th, 2017 @ 8:49 AM by

These statements are absurd.

Tony Robinson: Why’d the Insurance Company Settle?

Posted February 24th, 2017 @ 8:19 AM by

A week before going to trial, the insurance company – a professional risk assessor – found the risk to be too great, approached the family and settled for $3.35M. They apparently also asked the family to wait to say anything – meanwhile, had the police union, Chief Koval and the Mayor all out there complaining about the settlement, playing the victim and once again blaming the family and their supporters. Question is, what motivated the insurance company to settle? Let’s take a look!

Your Guide to Local Government

Posted February 23rd, 2017 @ 8:01 AM by

Coming soon . . . like, in a month! But we need your help!

Don’t Forget to Vote Today!

Posted February 21st, 2017 @ 8:28 AM by

Most people will be voting on schools issues . . . but there is also a Mayoral primary in Fitchburg.