Traffic

The Traffic Committee discusses issues in the neighborhood related to traffic and transportation. They discuss and propose solutions to long term and short term issues in the neighborhood.

The Traffic Committee holds its monthly meeting at the Wil-Mar Neighborhood Center on the 1st Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m.


ANNOUNCEMENTS – 2018

November 2018_The next meeting of the MNA Traffic Committee will be November 5, 2018. The agenda will be:

1. Committee communication to the neighborhood to ask for compliance with traffic calming rules
2. Update on 2019 MNA Budget/traffic committee funds
3. Report on pledge for drivers/business to possibly sign onto “Good Driver’s Pledge”
4. Report on “Greenstreets”/PEACH model meeting with Tom Lynch/City
5. Discuss upcoming of Schenks Corners/Corridor planning

2 October 2018_The Traffic Committee will now meet on the first Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m. at the Wil-Mar Center

8 June 2018_The geometry for the redesign of the John Nolen/Willy/Blair intersection continues to make its way through the City’s approval process. The MNA Board has requested significant alterations to the plan that would increase the safety and usability of the intersection for all modes of traffic, not just automobiles.

16 April 2018_ Special Meeting, Monday, April 23rd, Wil-Mar (Pink Room) at 5:30pm. The improvement plan for the Wilson/Williamson/Blair/John Nolen intersection is moving through the city process. Our committee is involved in championing a handful of changes to the design that will better align with Isthmus 2020 and other critical city and neighborhood planning documents.

February 2018__Thank you to everyone who signed the petition asking the City of Madison to take a holistic look at the Winnebago/Riverside intersection. We had over 200 people express support for well-considered improvements to safety, ped/bike/auto co-existence and stormwater management. We have learned that they city has postponed work on this intersection until 2019.

 


TRAFFIC MEETING MINUTES – 2018

January

February

March

There were no minutes in April, May, or June of 2018. The committee did not meet in July or August.

In September the committee had a 50 minute meet and greet with the new City of Madison Transportation Director, Tom Lynch.

October

 


THE NEXT REGULAR MEETING WILL BE ON MONDAY, November 5th, at the WIL-MAR CENTER, 5:30 pm.

To contact the traffic committee email: traffic@marquette-neighborhood.org