City of Madison

City council passes mayor’s budget, votes to not accept additional funding for MPD

Meeting continued after nearly six hours of public testimony Tuesday

Capitol, Madison, State Capitol, Carroll St,
City of Madison

Madison proposes making alder full-time position, increasing pay

Proposal would take away student representation at city government, reduce number of alders by half

City of Madison

‘There are clearly disparities:’ Madison Common Council debates issues rooted in systemic racism

The council is considering decriminalizing cannabis, banning police use of facial recognition techonlogy

City of Madison

Madison Mayor denounces alder’s use of profanity during City Council meeting

Alders write letter demanding investigation into incident

City of Madison

Madison City Council approves landmark civilian oversight measures of police conduct

'We have the choice here to evolve or repeat the same mistakes, and watch in horror as more people ... are killed' constituent says at meeting

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

Madison Common Council elects new president, vice president

Council works to get various aspects of Madison government running virtually

City of Madison

Madison Common Council approves funding to add three officers to MPD

Council also declines funding for new ambulance

City of Madison

Community members, officials express public safety concerns at city budget hearing

Public comment heard about adding more ambulances, adding more MPD officers, defunding an MPD position

City of Madison

Madison city council signs resolution declaring racism to be public health crisis

Resolution sponsored by 20 council members, including Mayor Satya Rhodes Conway

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