Random Things . . .

Posted November 28th, 2017 @ 8:21 AM by

So hard to keep up with everything going on, so here’s some things on my mind!

Madison Schools Week Ahead

Posted November 27th, 2017 @ 8:00 AM by

3 meetings . . .

County Week Ahead

Posted November 27th, 2017 @ 7:49 AM by

4 of the 9 meetings are before 5pm. 3:00, 12:00, 1:00, 11:30? Are these times for an open and transparent government to be meeting? And on the Alliant Energy Center, Criminal Justice Council and Equity and Inclusion Advisory Board??

City Week Ahead

Posted November 27th, 2017 @ 7:22 AM by

20 meetings, 5 before 4:00 . . . 9 before 5:00 . . .

County Board – Is the Jail Derailed?

Posted November 21st, 2017 @ 10:50 AM by

So, I started blogging and it wasn’t going well because I missed a few things . . . but turns out, no matter how hard I tried, I would have missed that last hour of the meeting because it was shouted down. The board kept going, voting with a thumbs up or thumbs down with staff yelling to them what they were voting on. Conservative superiors were upset they didn’t get to debate and in the end were threatening to look into legal ways to declare the meeting invalid . . . and in effect, derail the jail.

Madison Schools Week Ahead

Posted November 20th, 2017 @ 3:52 PM by

1 meeting. Monday, November 20 6:30 p.m. Special Board of Education Meeting in Open Session — WORKSHOP – Doyle Administration Bldg. 545 W. Dayton Street Madison, WI 53703 McDaniels Auditorium – Student Recognition Ceremony (Annual program honoring National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists and National Achievement Scholarship Program Semifinalists)

County Week Ahead

Posted November 20th, 2017 @ 3:47 PM by

BUDGET!

City Week Ahead

Posted November 20th, 2017 @ 3:30 PM by

Short week, but still plenty going on.

Fitchburg Follies

Posted November 15th, 2017 @ 1:55 PM by

Things are rotten in Fitchburg and it is time the people there demand more. A few weeks ago, the Mayor of Fitchburg, Jason Gonzalez, considered cutting out the $50,000 that they had been giving to the Boys and Girls clubs of Dane County. Jason Gonzalez, elected in April over incumbent Steve Arnold, said city finances […]

Madison Schools Week Ahead

Posted November 13th, 2017 @ 7:32 AM by

3 meetings.

County Week Ahead

Posted November 13th, 2017 @ 7:26 AM by

Their final Personnel and Finance Committee meetings on the budget are Wednesday and Thursday nights.