Category: County Budget 2010

Racial Disparities Implementation Team Work

Posted July 27th, 2010 @ 4:22 PM by

I’d kept half an eye on the Dame County Task Force on Racial Disparities in the Criminal Justice System, but my interest and hope has markedly increased with the beginnings of the Implementation Team work.  When the Task Force Report came out I was impressed with the thorough documentation of the issues along with the […]

End? of the Week Round Up

Posted December 30th, 2009 @ 1:14 PM by

This may be my last post for the week. I have the rest of the week off . . . but then again . . . maybe not. UPDATED COUNTY BOARD INFOI updated yesterday’s post with websites and facebook pages I could find. Please feel free to forward any info you find. I also updated […]

Are You Sick of This Yet Round Up

Posted December 8th, 2009 @ 2:22 PM by

I am. I really want the final vote to be tonight (as long as it is safe for everyone involved) and I really hope no one reconsiders. Of course, if the appeals passes, it will be back for several more votes. (Um, I’m talking about the Edgewater in case you’ve been living under a rock.) […]

Dane County Budget – Motions and Votes (Final)

Posted November 17th, 2009 @ 2:28 PM by

Here’s the motions as best as I could understand them without having all the handouts. Enjoy! A. ROLL CALLThe meeting started off with 8 people missing but several arrived quickly. Stubbs missed a bit of the beginning of the meeting, she was still sick. Martz and Wiggie were the two absent for the whole meeting. […]

Monday Morning Round Up

Posted November 16th, 2009 @ 2:18 PM by

So, it was a very busy week last week and this week looks to be more of the same. Anyways, here’s a few items of interest to kick the week off! So much to catch uo on. MORE EXPENSIVE POSTCARDSSo, several people got postcards that look something like this (side one, side two) from the […]

County cutbacks trickle down . . .

Posted May 21st, 2009 @ 12:05 PM by

Wow, who doesn’t love a contract where they can just change the amount of money you’re getting to do the same services? And more questions about how the executive can over-rule the legislative branch of government. In the past 5 years, the Tenant Resource Center hasn’t gotten an increase in funding from the county for […]