Issues

Housing

Housing Needs

The Plan Commission discussed the proposed changes to Zoning SubChapters 28 C and D Monday evening. I have mixed feelings about this change, and lots of questions. I had an opportunity to listen to the…

Covid

COVID-19 Lessons

COVID-19 has uncovered many issues in Madison, which in turn provides many lessons and opportunities. One lesson to be learned that I am not hearing much about is the coordination of relief efforts. There was…

Budget

Budget

City fiscal responsibility is something every taxpayer benefits from. The current city budget debt service is a 17.1% share of the General Fund. This is a 3.1% increase from 2015. What could we do with…