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File #: 21481    Version: 1 Name: To approve the Madison Sustainability Plan.
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/21/2011 In control: SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)
On agenda: 6/12/2012 Final action: 6/12/2012
Enactment date: 6/15/2012 Enactment #: RES-12-00434
Title: To approve the Madison Sustainability Plan.
Sponsors: Satya V. Rhodes-Conway, Marsha A. Rummel, Joseph R. Clausius
Attachments: 1. Final Madison Sustainability Plan 2012.pdf, 2. Sustainability Plan_02-22-11.pdf, 3. Studies on Pesticides and Health.pdf, 4. BID_SustainPlan_Input.pdf, 5. Mikolajewski Sustainability Plan Comments 3-10-11.pdf, 6. Sustainability Plan Memo-CDBG_03-31-11.pdf, 7. Engineering comments, 8. BID_SustainPlan_Input.pdf, 9. Registration Statement Sustainable Design CDBG April.pdf, 10. GMCoC Sustainability Plan Memo_04-11-11.pdf, 11. Klafka Comments on Madison Sustainability Plan dated October 281nov10.pdf, 12. ThompsonSustainComments.pdf, 13. Widstrand Comments.pdf, 14. Planning Division Memo 042811.pdf, 15. ped bike .pdf, 16. SustainabilityReport042711.pdf, 17. MyMemoonCitySustainPlan.pdf, 18. Green roofs requirement in Madison Sustainability Plan.htm, 19. Madison Sustainability Plan.txt, 20. sustainability plan for Union Corners.txt, 21. Madison Food Systems.htm, 22. Madison Sustainability Plan Comments 5-10-11.pdf, 23. MadisonSoilVolume.pdf, 24. SDE_SWAC Meeting_110512.pdf, 25. Sustainability Plan recommendations APPROVED 5 12 2011 by BOHMDC.pdf, 26. Paul Abramson comments.pdf, 27. Comments emailed2.pdf, 28. Comments emailed3.pdf, 29. Peak Oil.pdf, 30. Peak Oil 2.pdf, 31. Si Widstrand Comments.pdf, 32. Comments emailed.pdf, 33. DannaOlsenEmail.pdf, 34. BIDSustainPlanInputUpdated.pdf, 35. Sustainability pesticide .pdf, 36. Sustainability Plan - DMI edits 6-8-11 pdf.pdf, 37. Lance Green Comments 5-10-11.pdf, 38. Water Utility Comments on the Madison Sustainability Plan.pdf, 39. 6.12.2012 registrations
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsWatch
6/12/20121 COMMON COUNCIL AdoptPass Action details Meeting details Not available
6/7/20121 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) RECOMMEND TO COUNCIL TO ADOPT - REPORT OF OFFICER  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/19/20121 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)    Action details Meeting details Not available
2/20/20121 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)    Action details Meeting details Not available
1/23/20121 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)    Action details Meeting details Not available
12/6/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)    Action details Meeting details Not available
11/14/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)    Action details Meeting details Not available
10/17/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)    Action details Meeting details Not available
10/5/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)    Action details Meeting details Not available
8/23/20111 WATER UTILITY BOARD Return to Lead with the Following Recommendation(s)Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
8/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)    Action details Meeting details Not available
7/26/20111 WATER UTILITY BOARD    Action details Meeting details Not available
7/19/20111 BOARD OF EDUCATION - COMMON COUNCIL LIAISON COMMITTEE (prior to 6/12/2012) Return to Lead with the Following Recommendation(s)  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/18/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)    Action details Meeting details Not available
7/6/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)    Action details Meeting details Not available
7/5/20111 COMMON COUNCIL ReferPass Action details Meeting details Not available
6/28/20111 PEDESTRIAN/BICYCLE/MOTOR VEHICLE COMMISSION (ended 6/2018) Return to Lead with the Recommendation for ApprovalPass Action details Meeting details Not available
6/20/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)    Action details Meeting details Not available
6/16/20111 LONG RANGE TRANSPORTATION PLANNING COMMITTEE (ended 6/2018) Return to Lead with the Following Recommendation(s)  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/23/20111 BOARD OF ESTIMATES (ended 4/2017) Return to Lead with the Recommendation for ApprovalPass Action details Meeting details Not available
5/19/20111 LONG RANGE TRANSPORTATION PLANNING COMMITTEE (ended 6/2018)    Not available Meeting details Not available
5/16/20111 COMMITTEE ON THE ENVIRONMENT (ended 6/2020) Return to Lead with the Recommendation for ApprovalPass Action details Meeting details Not available
5/16/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)    Action details Meeting details Not available
5/12/20111 BOARD OF HEALTH FOR MADISON AND DANE COUNTY Return to Lead with the Following Recommendation(s)Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
5/12/20111 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY Return to Lead with the Following Recommendation(s)  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/11/20111 BOARD OF PARK COMMISSIONERS Return to Lead with the Recommendation for ApprovalPass Action details Meeting details Not available
5/10/20111 MADISON ARTS COMMISSION Return to Lead with the Following Recommendation(s)Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
5/9/20111 LANDMARKS COMMISSION Return to Lead with the Following Recommendation(s)Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
5/4/20111 BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS Return to Lead with the Recommendation for ApprovalPass Action details Meeting details Not available
5/2/20111 PLAN COMMISSION Return to Lead with the Recommendation for ApprovalPass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/28/20111 PEDESTRIAN/BICYCLE/MOTOR VEHICLE COMMISSION (ended 6/2018)    Action details Meeting details Not available
4/27/20111 URBAN DESIGN COMMISSION Return to Lead with the Recommendation for ApprovalPass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/21/20111 LONG RANGE TRANSPORTATION PLANNING COMMITTEE (ended 6/2018) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/21/20111 BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/13/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012)    Action details Meeting details Not available
4/13/20111 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE Return to Lead with the Following Recommendation(s)Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/12/20111 TRANSIT AND PARKING COMMISSION (ended 06/2018) Return to Lead with the Following Recommendation(s)Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/11/20111 LANDMARKS COMMISSION ReferPass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/7/20111 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT COMMITTEE Return to Lead with the Recommendation for ApprovalPass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/7/20111 SOLID WASTE ADVISORY COMMITTEE (ended 3/2020)    Action details Meeting details Not available
4/6/20111 BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS ReferPass Action details Meeting details Not available
3/29/20111 COMMON COUNCIL ReferredPass Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND ENERGY COMMITTEE (ended 6/2012) Refer  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/15/20111 COMMON COUNCIL ReferredPass Action details Meeting details Not available
2/23/20111 Council Office Referred for Introduction  Action details Meeting details Not available
Fiscal Note
There is no fiscal impact associated with the adoption of the plan. However, the report includes a number of recommendations for which the implementation will have fiscal impacts in the future, some quite significant. Implementing these specific recommendations within the plan will require inclusion in future capital and operating budgets, subject to Common Council approval at that time.
Title
To approve the Madison Sustainability Plan.
Body
WHEREAS, in September 2004, the “Building a Green Capital City: A Blueprint for Madison’s Sustainable Design and Energy Future” report was accepted by the Common Council; and

WHEREAS, the report was developed by the Mayor’s Energy Task Force, a group formed in October of 2003 and charged with making Madison a green capital city and creating a city that is a national leader in energy efficiency and renewable energy that also supports the city’s economic vitality; and

WHEREAS, many of the recommendations of the report have been implemented, particularly those that City government could implement itself or those for which the City could play a “leading by example” role; and

WHEREAS, in 2005, the City of Madison adopted The Natural Step (TNS) as a sustainability framework; and

WHEREAS, the framework focuses on systems thinking allowing discussions about Madison as a sustainable community to evolve beyond energy efficiency and renewable energy; and

WHEREAS, in 2009, it became evident that the Green Capital City report needed to be updated and expanded; and

WHEREAS, in October of 2009, the Sustainable Design and Energy Committee (SDEC), took on the task of updating the report, with the assistance of a diverse group of stakeholders including experts from the following groups: financial, legal, residential construction/remodeling, building materials, faith-based, electric/gas utilities, commercial construction, water quality, urban planning, education, transportation, healthcare, renewable energy, architects, ...

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