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File #: 28543    Version: Name: SUBSTITUTE Adopting the 2013 - 2014 Common Council Legislative Agenda.
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 12/4/2012 In control: COMMON COUNCIL ORGANIZATIONAL COMMITTEE (ended 4/2017)
On agenda: 2/5/2013 Final action: 2/5/2013
Enactment date: 2/6/2013 Enactment #: RES-13-00101
Title: SUBSTITUTE - Adopting the 2013 - 2014 Common Council Legislative Agenda.
Sponsors: Shiva Bidar, Chris Schmidt
Attachments: 1. 1/30/13 Allen Memo Re: 2013-14 Legislative Agenda.pdf, 2. 062812 Council Legislative Agenda PPT Presentation, 3. 102512 Council Legislative Agenda PPT Presentation.pdf, 4. Original Res. 28543.pdf
Fiscal Note
No costs other than existing staff resources are anticipated.  No appropriation required.
Title
SUBSTITUTE - Adopting the 2013 - 2014 Common Council Legislative Agenda.
Body
WHEREAS, the Common Council engaged facilitator Sue Gleason to conduct a series of discussions on developing and implementing a Common Council Legislative Agenda; and
 
WHEREAS, the Common Council met on June 28, 2012 to begin the conversation on understanding the setting of a legislative agenda; and,
 
WHEREAS, the Common Council desires to focus proactively on policy issues important to the City of Madison; and,
 
WHEREAS, the Common Council met on October 25, 2012 developed, discussed and finalized two legislative agenda topics to pursue in 2013 - 2014,
 
WHEREAS, the Council Legislative Analyst has written briefs attached to this resolution to further elaborate on these topics,
 
NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Common Council, with the assistance of the Council Legislative Analyst, shall work with the executive branch towards developing and implementing policies in 2013 - 2014 that involve finding alternative sources of revenue for the city and the effects of shifting demographics in the City of Madison.