This Side of Town

County Government Needs Reform

Posted October 22nd, 2014 @ 10:01 AM by

I don’t have time to do this post justice, but I can’t see not blogging about this latest absurdity today.

What the Council will talk About Tonight

Posted October 21st, 2014 @ 4:06 PM by

At least this is what they might talk about . . . plus any item that the public might show up to talk about.

Early Voting, No Voter ID Required

Posted October 21st, 2014 @ 8:37 AM by

I’m not an early voter, I prefer to wait til election day, you never know what you might learn between now and then, but if it what it takes to get you to vote, by all means, vote early!

Post Vacation Catch Up

Posted October 21st, 2014 @ 8:26 AM by

A bit of random, updates, upcoming meetings, etc., $10 Overture tickets for a year, Union Corners meeting on housing, Placemaking at the Public Market, DNR survey, clean lakes survey.

City of Madison Operating Budget Overview

Posted October 15th, 2014 @ 8:12 AM by

First of three posts on the briefings on the City of Madison Executive Operating Budget prior to amendments.

Board of Estimates (James Doyle Square) Recap

Posted October 15th, 2014 @ 5:47 AM by

Very confused, when my dvr started recording there just did item 11, not sure what they did with it . . . they passed the rest of the agenda except items 12 & 13. They adopted items 1 – 10. Then went on to James Doyle Square and the budget.

Fighting to Put Homeless Services Where the Homeless Can’t Reach Them

Posted October 14th, 2014 @ 1:00 PM by

Dane County Takes Legal Action to Stop Town of Madison Continued Obstruction of Homeless Day Resource Center

School District Facilities Input

Posted October 14th, 2014 @ 8:33 AM by

Great communities need great schools.

Co-housing at Union Corners! Interested?

Posted October 14th, 2014 @ 8:25 AM by

Cohousing at Union Corners – It can’t happen if critical mass isn’t there.

Affordable Housing Money Unused?

Posted October 14th, 2014 @ 8:12 AM by

So, we have money for affordable housing we can’t use? We can figure this out, can’t we? So. tired. of. excuses. Make it a priority and figure it out.

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