There will be eight new faces when the Common Council meets for the first time since the election later this month. While all 20 alder seats were on the ballot […]
Kia, Hyundai Thefts Down in Madison
Car manufacturers Kia and Hyundai are releasing a free software update for millions of vehicles following a nationwide surge of car thefts across the country. That’s after a viral social […]
Proposal To Axe Public Safety Review Committee Introduced to Common Co...
Several bodies have oversight over policing in Madison. Under state statute, the notoriously opaque Madison Police and Fire Commission is tasked with discipline, hiring, and firing of any officers in […]
Common Council Approves $1.5 Million Grant From Center for Tech and Ci...
The Common Council met for over five hours last week, where they approved the demolition of St. John’s Church on East Washington, passed a change to zoning regulations along the […]
City Cracks Down on Their Own Voting Sign Placement
The city of Madison is cracking down – on itself. WORT spoke with multiple sources today who described “evolving conversations” regarding the placement of blue VOTE signs used to signify […]
“What’s Good for Birds is Good for Wisconsin,” Judge Rules Madis...
A Dane County judge ruled today that the city of Madison is legally allowed to enact an ordinance requiring bird-safe glass be installed in new buildings over 10,000 square feet. […]