Links to Coverage of Peace Park Renovation Debate and Subsequent Votes
Here is a list of links to coverage of recent events involving OWH, the Lisa Link Peace Park Renovation and the Madison Common Council. Please post any omissions or errors in the comments. Listed in chronological order:
Downtown Madison Peace Park Discussions Grow Tense Isthmus 9/30/09
Panhandling Limitations on State Street Criticized Channel 3000 10/29/09
Subway ATM and the Little Green Box. Includes interview with OWH core member Nate Abrams.
Scroll down to item #57. Includes a paraphrasing of most of the testimony that OWH core members and allies gave and subsequent Common Council discussion.
scroll down to In Our Backyard 11/04/09 a 4-5 minute piece on Peace Park and OWH demands begins 11 minutes and 37 seconds into the program.
the 11/11/09 In Our Backyard may feature some discussion with alders on the issue but I am not sure.
Click on November 3rd Common Council Meeting.
Once the meeting has opened in the Real Player you can jump directly to Agenda item #57.
Emily’s Post on the Daily Page 11/09/09
Opinion piece. Scroll down to ATM Disrupting the Peace.
Scroll down to amendments 11 and 10 to read about discussion and votes pertinent to OWH and homeless services etc.
Click on November 11th Common Council Meeting.
Once the meeting has opened in the Real Player jump to amendments 11 and 10 of the City Operating Budget.