City of Madison

Police Oversight Board amendment to remove racial, experience quotas

'I think it’s unfortunate that this is a step we have to take, to remove that specific language from the ordinance,' alderperson says

City of Madison

Debate over body cameras continues after state officers shoot Black man five times

Body cameras could be used to target and surveil Black people, Freedom Inc. representative says

City of Madison

New proposal could increase access to backyard cottages in Madison

'We don’t want it to be just for well-to-do people,' District 2 alderperson says

City of Madison

Juliana Bennett, Jill Underly win races in spring election

'I’m ready to get to work and build a stronger, more equitable public education system that provides every child, every day with the world-class public education system they deserve,' tweets state superintendent-elect

UW-Madison Campus

ASM to propose COVID-19 Student Relief Fund for direct student aid

The proposed fund would allocate $2-$4 million directly to students affected financially by the pandemic

City of Madison

Public Safety Review Committee discusses 2021 plan, collaboration with community

'Collectively, what’s most important is creating opportunities for the general public, who we serve, to weigh in,' committee member says

City of Madison

Madison officials discuss community input in policing, importance of transparency with acting chief

Current police-related restorative justice programs may face cuts with new budget, acting MPD chief says

City of Madison

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

City of Madison

Rainbow art murals to be installed in Madison to support LGBTQ community

Alderman Patrick Heck initiates pilot program to present Madison as inclusive communtiy through art mural installation

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