This past Friday, the Madison area got more than 5 inches of snow. Among services affected by the snowstorm was the city’s bus system which saw several delays. But snow […]
City Wants Public Input on Amtrak Station Study
It has been 51 years since passenger rail services operated in Madison, but a study by the City of Madison is trying to change that. And at a meeting this Wednesday, the City hopes to hear input from residents.
Run For Alder!
It has been almost two years since Madison residents voted for their alders which means that elections for the city’s Common Council are on the horizon. What do you have to do to run for Alder?
Dane County Takes Hard Look at Jail Healthcare Provider
Who provides medical assistance for people who are in jail? That is a question the Dane County Board of Supervisors had to answer last week as a contract with a healthcare provider was coming to an end.
Operating Budget Amendments Propose Expanding CARES Program
It’s budget week for the City of Madison! Increasing funding for the police alternative response line – CARES – is the subject of two separate amendments in the operating budget. Alders are split, though, on how to fund that increase in funding. WORT’s Antonio Barreras Lozano reports.