2021-10-17 Neighborhood News and Updates

Celebrate the Leopold Community Garden 10-Year Anniversary and Help Plant at the Fiddlehead Fern Sanctuary

Let’s Talk Streets Community Survey – Phase 2 – Closes Sunday October 17th

  • Please take a short survey about our city streets. This survey builds on what we have heard from the community so far on our shared values for streets. We would like to know more as we develop those shared values in a way that can guide decisions about streets and transportation. Take the Survey:  www.cityofmadison.com/transportation/initiatives/lets-talk-streets

Vision Zero Continues

  • Vision Zero is a data driven strategy intended to eliminate traffic deaths and severe injuries on City streets by 2030 while increasing safe, healthy, equitable mobility for all. For more information about the City of Madison’s Vision Zero initiative and to sign up for Vision Zero news updates, please see www.cityofmadison.com/visionzero

South Madison Plan Review and Comment by 4:30 p.m. October 18th

Junction Ridge Park Oasis Opening October 23rd, 12-4:00 p.m.

  • Junction Ridge Neighborhood will put the finishing touches on its new Neighborhood Oasis at Junction Ridge Park, 8502 Elderberry Rd, Madison, WI 53717 on Saturday, October 23, 12:00 p.m. (rain date is Sunday, October 24). Work will be followed by a celebration at 3:00 p.m.. There will be a patio with seating, surrounded by native plants. There will also be a small prairie with interpretive signs and welcome signs at park entrances. Funding sources included H&R Block Foundation, area residents, the Planning Division’s Neighborhood Grant Program, among other sources.

28th Annual Madison Compost Bin Truckload Sale October 23rd

  • RainReserve will hold the 28th annual Madison compost bin truckload sale on October 23, 2021 at the Garver Feed Mill (3241 Garver Green). Pre-orders are now available. The location provides easy pick-up and experts will be on hand to answer questions.

Streets Division Updates

Walktober!

2021-10-01 Neighborhood News & Updates

Streets Division Updates

  • Brush collection is over. Do not set brush out to the curb for pickup. Collection will return in 2022.  Take brush to a drop-off site.
  • Drop-off site hours are different this year. Be sure you know what the hours are before loading your vehicle. Learn the hours and more at www.cityofmadison.com/DropOffSites.
  • Collection of fall yard waste begins in October. Learn when to set out your yard waste for pickup by going to www.cityofmadison.com/yardwaste.
  • Remember: large item collection is different! You need to schedule your large item pickup before you place items on the curb at www.cityofmadison.com/LargeItemWorkOrder
  • Winter is coming. Get the information you need about winter parking, snow plowing operations, correct salt usage, and more at www.cityofmadison.com/Winter.

Town of Madison Attachment

  • There will be an in-person Public Information Meeting for the Town of Madison attachment on October 14. Please visit the webpage for more information at www.cityofmadison.com/townofmadison

South Madison Plan

Walktober!

Let’s Talk Streets Community Survey – Phase 2

  • Please take a short survey about our city streets. This survey builds on what we have heard from the community so far on our shared values for streets. We would like to know more as we develop those shared values in a way that can guide decisions about streets and transportation. Take the Survey:  www.cityofmadison.com/transportation/initiatives/lets-talk-streets

28th Annual Madison Compost Bin Truckload Sale!

  • RainReserve will hold the 28th annual Madison compost bin truckload sale on October 23, 2021 at the Garver Feed Mill (3241 Garver Green). Pre-orders are now available. The location provides easy pick-up and experts will be on hand to answer questions.