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File #: 55355    Version: 1 Name: Commending and thanking Alderperson Ledell Zellers for her dedicated service to the constituents in District 2 and to the City of Madison.
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/9/2019 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: 4/16/2019 Final action: 4/16/2019
Enactment date: 4/22/2019 Enactment #: RES-19-00271
Title: Commending and thanking Alderperson Ledell Zellers for her dedicated service to the constituents in District 2 and to the City of Madison.
Sponsors: Paul R. Soglin, Samba Baldeh, Sheri Carter, David Ahrens, Allen A. Arntsen, Shiva Bidar, Maurice S. Cheeks, Keith Furman, Barbara Harrington-McKinney, Rebecca Kemble, Steve King, Arvina Martin, Larry Palm, Matthew J. Phair, Marsha A. Rummel, Paul E. Skidmore, Michael J. Tierney, Michael E. Verveer, Zach Wood
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsWatch
4/16/20191 COMMON COUNCIL Adopt Under Suspension of Rules 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, and 2.25Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/9/20191 Council Office RECOMMEND TO COUNCIL TO ADOPT UNDER SUSPENSION OF RULES 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, & 2.25 - MISC. ITEMS  Action details Meeting details Not available
Fiscal Note
No appropriation required.
Title
Commending and thanking Alderperson Ledell Zellers for her dedicated service to the constituents in District 2 and to the City of Madison.
Body
WHEREAS, Alderperson Ledell Zellers was elected to the Madison Common Council on April 2, 2013; and,

WHEREAS, Alderperson Zellers served on the Ad Hoc Landmarks Ordinance Review Committee, Capitol East District Committee, Common Council Organizational Committee, Downtown Coordinating Committee, Historic Preservation Plan Advisory Committee, Joint Southeast Campus Area Committee, Madison Food Policy Council, Pedestrian/Bicycle/Motor Vehicle Commission, Plan Commission, President's Work Group to Develop City-Wide Surveillance Equipment & Data Management Policies, Public Safety Review Committee, State Street Design Project Oversight Committee, Transit and Parking Commission, Transportation Ordinance Review Ad Hoc Committee, and the Transportation Policy and Planning Board; and,

WHEREAS, Alderperson Zellers shepherded through 15 development proposals resulting in 1,326 units of housing (1,923 bedrooms), most in mixed-used buildings with commercial/office space for retail, restaurant, and office uses (for example: QTI, Google, Design Concepts and Sujeos) as well as the successful AC Hotel with the popular restaurant, Eno Vino; and,

WHEREAS, of those 15 development proposals which were built or approved after much robust work with neighborhoods and developers, only one ultimately approved development proposal was objected to by the neighborhood; and,

WHEREAS, Alderperson Zellers initiated a planning process for the block on which the heritage Frank Lloyd Wright Lamp House resides which resulted in a plan that will protect it for future generations; and,

WHEREAS, Alderperson Zellers played a very active role in the development of the new transportation ordinance and the new Comprehensive Plan; and,

WHEREAS, Alderperson Zellers balanced neighborhood delight and despair with t...

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