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File #: 67690    Version: Name: SUBSTITUTE: Adopting an Alder COVID-19 Vaccination/Testing Policy
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 10/4/2021 In control: Council Office
On agenda: 1/4/2022 Final action: 1/4/2022
Enactment date: 1/10/2022 Enactment #: RES-22-00019
Title: SUBSTITUTE: Adopting APM 2-53: an Alder COVID-19 Vaccination/Testing Policy to Apply to Alders
Sponsors: Syed Abbas, Arvina Martin, Regina M. Vidaver, Lindsay Lemmer, Nasra Wehelie
Attachments: 1. V1 67690.pdf, 2. V2 67690.pdf, 3. V2 Common Council Alder COVID-19 Vaccination-Testing Policy.pdf

Fiscal Note

The proposed resolution adopts APM 2-53:   an Alder COVID-19 Vaccination/Testing Policy to apply to alders. The mechanics of implementation of this policy for the alders have not been determined at this point but it is anticipated that any staff time or expense will be absorbed with existing resources. No appropriation is required.

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SUBSTITUTE: Adopting APM 2-53:  an Alder COVID-19 Vaccination/Testing Policy to Apply to Alders

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WHEREAS, as of October 1, 2021, 52,964 people in Dane County have been diagnosed with COVID-19, and 333 people have died; and

 

WHEREAS, the 7-day moving average of people with COVID-19 in Intensive Care Units in Dane County is at levels similar to early January of 2021; and

 

WHEREAS, 73.7% of Dane County residents have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine; and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Madison has a duty to promote healthy and safe practices for its employees and its communities; and

 

WHEREAS, as of October 1, 2021, all City of Madison employees are required to provide evidence they are fully vaccinated or undergo weekly COVID-19 testing; and

 

WHEREAS, the Mayor has issued Administrative Procedure 2-53: COVID-19 Vaccination/Testing Policy, which requires vaccination attestation and weekly COVID testing for those  employees who are not vaccinated;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Madison Common Council adopts the contents of APM 2-53:  an Alder COVID-19 Vaccination/Testing Policy <https://www.cityofmadison.com/mayor/apm/2-53.pdf> to apply to alders  (attached).

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this requirement goes into effect with the adoption of this resolution.

 

BE IT FINALLY RESOLVED that the Madison Common Council encourages everyone who can to get vaccinated.