The incumbent mayor won a majority of votes cast and will face former deputy mayor Gloria Reyes in the April 4 general election.
A study conducted by the Traffic Operations and Safety Laboratory found that serious injuries and fatalities in Madison decreased by 17% in 2021 and 13% in 2022.
An armed dispute between neighbors caused the Village of Brooklyn to move its polling location, according to Dane and Green County officials.
‘We want to see our classrooms look more like our hallways’: Madison teachers express excitement for new AP African American Studies courseBy Brynn Mancusi | Feb. 21
Two Madison schools volunteered to offer AP African American Studies in fall 2023.
The spring primary election will be held Tuesday to determine which candidates will advance in the mayoral and Common Council races.
District 2 Common Council candidates gathered to discuss Madison community concerns including public safety, housing, transportation and community engagement in a debate forum hosted by UW organizations.
Incumbent District 4 Ald. Michael Verveer faces his first challenger in over 20 years from a UW-Madison senior and student activist.
The three mayoral candidates debated their proposals to build housing, promote economic development and address the city’s food deserts.
‘Who are we protected by?’: New art exhibition ‘Protecting the Black Woman’ centers Black women’s experiencesBy Nadya Hayasi | Feb. 9
The Black Woman’s Affinity Group is hosting a new art exhibition featuring local Black artists through out Black History Month.
The Common Council introduced legislation that would allow developers to build additional housing units on top of existing downtown buildings.
Madison school district superintendent highlights equity, investment for students in State of the District address.By Brynn Mancusi | Feb. 7
Madison Metropolitan School District Superintendent Dr. Carlton D. Jenkins delineated the district’s issues and goals for the near future.
The three mayoral candidates discussed community concerns including zoning, housing, body cameras and public safety at a forum hosted by the Urban League of Greater Madison.
The city plowed through more than 1,200 submissions before selecting 61 finalists the public will vote on to name four snow removal vehicles.
The City of Madison proposes new tax district to fund public works projects, affordable housing in South MadisonBy Eliza Tool | Jan. 31
The proposed tax district would allocate funds to South Madison projects without raising additional taxes.
Three teams presented their proposals to redesign Lake Monona’s waterfront along John Nolen Drive and Monona Terrace.
Madison was the center of the 2023 Women’s March, where activists encouraged voters to elect a pro-choice justice in a pivotal State Supreme Court race.
Madison’s Common Council passed a new initiative to build high-density housing outside downtown Madison to address the city’s growing housing crisis earlier this month.
Madison East High School postponed a student-organized drag show following backlash from prominent conservative figures on social media which led to threats against the school district.
The Animal Legal Defense Fund filed an appeal on behalf of a former caretaker alleging the university improperly censored her criticism of its primate research center.
Dane County Regional Airport reached new heights in its airline ticket prices, now the priciest of the country's busiest airports.