Column

Despite efforts, UW needs to provide more apartment-style living for upperclassmen

Move to open Eagle Heights to undergraduate students positive step, but not sufficient

UW-Madison Campus

The 100s at Eagle Heights to welcome non-freshman undergraduates

Ninety-nine of 1,050 apartments will open to non-freshman undergraduates

UW-Madison Campus

Starbucks Coffee to replace Smith Hall’s Newell’s Deli

Renovations to take place summer 2020

Features

Overdue: As the city expands affordable housing, barriers for those in need persist

While the federal government contemplates a comprehensive definition for homelessness, a low vacancy rate and towering rent keep low-income individuals on the street

City of Madison

Madison’s total property value exceeds Milwaukee’s for first time ever

Milwaukee city officials say their lower value results from unique challenges faced by city, aftermath of Great Recession

Column

Unfair treatment by leasing companies prompts need for student-tenant union

Upsetting power dynamics through a collectivist approach may be the first step to solving landlord-tenant conflicts

City of Madison

Madison on track to achieve affordable housing goal with recent approval of nearly 300 new units

Tax credits boost city’s trajectory in reaching five-year goal

Editorial

The Badger Herald Editorial Board endorses Zach Wood for City Council

As a UW alum, Wood's deep understanding of the needs of his constituents, innovative mind, tangible solutions render him perfect fit

UW-Madison Campus

UW provides critical services for student-parents to continue pursuing higher education

Funding from non-allocable seg fees, support from campus offices help send children of students to day care centers

Music

Q&A: Kiki’s House of Righteous Music is home away from home for touring band

Part of Madison's DIY venue scene, residence on MacArthur Rd. is much more than living space