Neighborhood Grant Program! Time to start thinking about projects you can do in 2023 to build community, improve organizational capacity, create gathering places, or beautify your neighborhood. Program materials will be posted on our webpage and sent to this listserv in early December.
Greater Madison Music City (GMMC) will host a happy hour and meetup at Café Coda on Thursday, December 8 from 4:30-6:30pm. A brief presentation will take place, releasing the results of two years of work the core GMMC planning team has completed in partnership with global music city experts Sound Diplomacy. This report gives an overview of economic impact and a regulatory assessment of our music scene. It concludes with recommendations to build inclusively, create jobs, and drive sustainable tourism across all communities and demographics in the Greater Madison Area.
Make Music Madison is hiring for a limited term Musician-in-Residence position to help build our musician network and support our neighborhood main stage initiative at Penn Park this year. The deadline is December 1 to submit a resume and short cover letter.
- Fall yard waste collection is in the home stretch. Don’t miss out! Get the dates when you should put yard waste out for your home at www.cityofmadison.com/YardWaste
- Drop-off sites hours and locations will be changing at the end of November. Before loading your vehicle, be sure you are aware of the hours of where you are going to take yard waste, electronics, and other items. The drop-off site website is www.cityofmadison.com/DropOffSites
- Alternate side parking restrictions start on November 15. Yes, winter is coming soon (regardless of how warm it is today). Get all of your winter information needs, including parking info, at www.cityofmadison.com/Winter
- And finally, if you haven’t downloaded your trash & recycling calendar for 2023 yet it is available at www.cityofmadison.com/CollectionSchedule.