City of Madison

UW students Juliana Bennett, Ayomi Obuseh announce candidacy for District 8 alder seat

Current District 8 Ald. Max Prestigiacomo will not run for re-election

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Madison committee recommends waiving rent abatement application fee during pandemic

Committee discussed rent abatement, centered on racial equity

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Madison proposes making alder full-time position, increasing pay

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

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Ald. Donna Moreland resigns, city calls for applications for interim alder

Special election unlikely as entire city council up for election in April 2021, alder says

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

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

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Local elected officials refuse to condemn property destruction during BLM protests

Madison alder's Facebook post about BLM protests raises controversy

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Madison Equal Opportunities Commission discusses body cameras, prohibiting tear gas

'When public servants break the rules, there are grounds to take away their tools,' Ald. Max Prestigiacomo, District 8, said

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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

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City council, local police discuss police reform, reactions to Minneapolis police disbandment announcement

'Police are a band-aid to reasons people’s basic needs aren’t being met, and we need to start talking about the root causes' Common Council Alder says

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Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway receives public backlash after private video to Madison Police Department

‘A spotlight needs to be put on her for not standing with her people, for not uplifting us and being there for us in this time of hardship,’ community activist says

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