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, 2023
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, 2023
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, 2023
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.
Juliana Bennett has represented District 8 since 2021. Colin Barushok currently serves as a legislative assistant in the State Senate.
Police are still searching for Lamar A. Jefferson, who has ties to Milwaukee.
Police respond to a shooting in the 100 block of Street Street Tuesday afternoon.
Reyes is focused on public safety, homelessness, education and economic development.
The family of Peter Talen, a college student who died in a Madison house fire in 2007, continues to raise awareness of the importance of fire safety.