Safety

 

by Aaron Hathaway | 10/16/2017 - 11:51am

Looking West along Atwood Ave. toward Olbrich Botanical Gardens with Starkweather Creek in the foreground (Aaron Hathaway/Madison Commons)Looking West along Atwood Ave. toward Olbrich Botanical Gardens with Starkweather Creek in the foreground (Aaron Hathaway/Madison Commons)

A planned reconstruction project for Madison's Atwood Avenue has sparked conversation among East Side residents, who see the initiative as an opportunity to improve safety conditions for pedestrians and cyclists.

by Gretchen Christensen | 07/25/2017 - 10:07am

Development

by Kate Jungers | 07/13/2017 - 3:40pm

A young girl walked into a Madison public high school one Monday morning this spring. Her hair had been done professionally, her nails were polished and manicured. She was sporting a new, expensive outfit, and she spoke to her friends about the hotels she had stayed in that weekend.


The girl was also homeless.


by Jim Dayton | 06/10/2015 - 11:28am

Community leaders, police meeting in private to discuss crime, ways to address it

by Kait Vosswinkel | 09/17/2014 - 2:36pm

Opiate use has grown in Dane County and a coordinated response is needed

by Esta Pratt-Kielley | 03/27/2014 - 10:30am

Residents, Madison Community Cooperative debate costs and benefits of rebuilding or selling

by Yilang Peng | 10/17/2013 - 11:19am

Advocates say warnings about polluted fish not reaching everyone

by Susan Endres | 07/24/2013 - 10:13pm

Urban League hosts events to discuss issues raised in case and possible local responses

by Xin Wang | 07/12/2013 - 11:23am

Biking is a healthy way to travel, but new studies describe difficulties bikers face in sharing the road with cars

by Haley Perrin | 12/13/2012 - 5:09pm

Madison B-cycle and Madison Bike Winter prepare for the ice and snow

by Anna Nadon | 04/27/2012 - 1:26pm

After three pedestrians were struck crossing Monroe Street in the past week, Alder Sue Ellingson arranged a Neighborhood Listening Session to discuss how to improve pedestrian safety.

by Nora Hertel | 02/28/2012 - 10:15pm

The ordinance requires that hives remain three feet from property lines, 10 feet from public sidewalks, and 25 feet from the neighbors’ primary building