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Madison, Wisconsin
Night Reporter — Wisconsin State Journal

General assignment/suburbs/county reporter for @WiStateJournal, @DrakeUniversity alumnus. I tweet news, baseball, music and random thoughts.

Joe Parisi introduces $572 million Dane County operating budget — Improving access to mental health services, expanding employment opportunities and helping offenders better transition back into the community are new emphases in $572 million Dane County operating budget introduced by Executive Joe Parisi on Thursday.

Madison Water Utility begins new 'conservation rate' increase — The heaviest water users can expect to pay a significantly larger share than before under a new rate structure implemented by the Madison Water Utility Monday. After receiving approval from the state's Public Service Commission (PSC), the utility implemented a new "conservation rate" structure, where the price customers pay per 1,000 gallons of water increases at various usage thresholds.
Sep 30, 2015

Madison Water Utility begins new 'conservation rate' increase…

Focus on Dane County: DeForest, Sanimax settle over stink — After several years of odor complaints and court disputes, Sanimax and the village of DeForest have reached a settlement that resolves a handful of disputes between the two. Earlier this month, Sanimax and DeForest officials announced a settlement that ends dispute over costs for a wastewater monitoring device, payments for several ordinance violations, and a defamation lawsuit.

Verona Road project completion pushed back 2 years — The completion date for the massive Verona Road reconstruction project has officially be bumped back two years because of borrowing cuts in the new state budget, Wisconsin Department of Transportation officials confirmed Thursday.

Report: More data necessary to combat racial disparities in Dane County Jail — Addressing racial disparities in Dane County's criminal justice system should begin with more extensive data collection, according to a county report released Friday. After four months of work, three county work groups tasked with identifying problems and offering possible solutions to racial disparities and mental health issues in the county jail released a report complete more than 30 recommendations relating to length of stay, alternatives to arrest and incarceration, and mental illness, solitary confinement and incarceration.
Sep 18, 2015

Report: More data necessary to combat racial disparities in Dane County Jail…

Focus on Dane County: Yahara River proposal includes residential, hotel, grocer, retail — Monona officials could reach an agreement next month to redevelop more than 7 acres of blighted waterfront property along the Yahara River. The city and developer Ascendant Holdings are working together on plans that call for revitalized public waterfront accompanied by apartments, a 120-room hotel, a 27,000-square-foot grocery store and 43,000 square feet of other commercial space, all in a 7.4-acre triangular parcel bounded by West Broadway and Bridge Road.
Sep 18, 2015

Monona officials could reach a deal to redevelop 7.4 acres of blighted property on the Yahara River by end of Oct…

Apartment owner criticizes city's condemnation park plan — The largest property owner facing condemnation by the city to create a new Downtown park criticized the proposal Wednesday for passing the financial burden onto property owners, and for potentially destroying affordable housing units. Mayor Paul Soglin and Ald. Mike Verveer on Tuesday introduced to the City Council a resolution that would support condemnation of five properties at 434-454 W.
Sep 17, 2015

More on the condemnation plan to put a new park Downtown. Apartment owner is -- not surprisingly -- quite agitated…

City could condemn properties for Downtown park — Madison officials are prepared to consider condemning a handful of Downtown properties in an effort to get more park space in the booming UW-Madison campus area. Mayor Paul Soglin and Ald. Mike Verveer on Tuesday introduced to the City Council a resolution that would support condemnation of five properties at 434-454 W.
Sep 15, 2015

Proposal introduced tonight would allow @CityofMadison to condemn six properties for a Downtown park:…

Scott Walker: No more Syrian refugees — The United States shouldn't accept additional Syrian civil war refugees, Gov. Scott Walker said Wednesday, just days after declining to take a position on the issue. The Republican presidential candidate clarified his stance on taking in Syrian refugees while speaking with reporters at the Governor's Small Business Summit in Eau Claire, according to Wisconsin Public Radio.
Sep 09, 2015

Scott Walker has an opinion on refugees 2 days after saying he didn't have one, Sigh. RT…

IceCube researcher from UW-Madison wins Balzan Prize — A UW-Madison physicist was awarded a major international research prize for his work to detect mysterious particles called neutrinos deep in the ice around the South Pole. Francis Halzen, the lead researcher at IceCube Neutrino Observatory, was announced as a winner of the the $770,000 Balzan Prize for astroparticle physics on Monday in Milan, Italy.
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Oct 03, 2015

You ask Nigel Hayes to come to a wedding and apparently he comes. I hear he doesn't even know the couple. #Badgers

Oct 01, 2015

I did not transfer your call to myself, @NSavidge. I transferred you to @CMcD123's old phone. It's one digit off.

Oct 01, 2015

@ajharrison1 I'm just teasing. While you're in that area, go to the Google campus. Whoa. It dwarfs Epic.

Oct 01, 2015

@ajharrison1 Sarcasm? Or does your definition of majestic includes massive parking lots?

Oct 01, 2015

@NSavidge Well, I wasn't exactly hopeful at the beginning of the season either.

Oct 01, 2015

I just smiled turning my desk calendar to October and realizing the @Cubs will still be playing. #LetsGo

Oct 01, 2015

.@DaneCoJoe has proposed a new summer family shelter in his new budget.

Oct 01, 2015

I think I just saw a ghost. No wait, @jessieopie is actually in the office.

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