City of Madison

Alders propose to decriminalize use, possession of cannabis in Madison

'Compounding and successive fees coupled with restricting where consumption is allowed are direct causes of this injustice,' alder says

City of Madison

Local activists comment on new MPD Civilian Oversight Board

Board will investigate police conduct and pass on recommendations to city government

City of Madison

Local elected officials divided over MPD, Madison mayor’s leadership

While some express disappointment, others sympathize with Mayor Rhodes-Conway's situation

City of Madison

City Council blocks MPD funding for projectile launchers, approves civilian oversight committee

Three council members will sit on work group to appoint community members to oversight committee

City of Madison

Madison Common Council introduces resolution to create MPD civilian oversight committee

Resolution would allow oversight, suggestions for MPD amidst unrest from demonstrations across US

City of Madison

UW freshman launches campaign for common council

Max Prestigiacomo is running for District 8 alder, unopposed

City of Madison

Common Council accepts recommendations from MPD Policy and Procedure Ad Hoc Committee

Some in attendance said creation of independent auditor, civilian review board would be redundant

City of Madison

Common Council unanimously passes 2020 budgets

2020 operating budget is $340.7 million

City of Madison

Four UW students, one alum apply for interim city council position

Accepted applicant to serve out remainder of Avra Reddy's city council term

City of Madison

Transportation committee discusses potential for new bus system

Survey reports people wanting faster, more frequent buses

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