Monday, December 31, 2018

SNA Annual Meeting: January 7 @ 6:30 PM, Warner Park Community Center

Please join SNA for our annual meeting!


New Business
Guests: District 12 Alder Candidates
  *Syed Abbas (confirmed)
  *Diane Farsetta (confirmed)
  *James Stansfield (confirmed)
  *Lydia Maurer (not yet confirmed)
  *Mark-Anthony Whitaker (not yet confirmed)
Council Elections (Chris & Pat)
Neighborhood Survey Results (Renee)
Neighborhood Association Collaboration? (Renee)

Reports & Updates
Minutes (Carolyn)
Treasurer's Report (Michelle)
Communications Workgroup (Lesleigh & Carolyn)
Development Workgroup (Renee & Justin)
Alder's Update (Larry)
County Supervisor's Update (Paul)
Northside Planning Council Update (Renee)
OM Strategic Assessment Committee Final Report (Renee)

NPC Mayoral Candidates Forum: February 6 @ 6 PM, Warner Park Community Center

Next Meeting: Monday, March 4 @ 6:30 PM, Warner Park Community Center

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Proposed F35 Beddown: Comment Period Still Open

In case you didn't receive a mailer, the US Air Force is still taking comments on the proposed F35 beddown at Truax Field.

Madison is one of five proposed sites, and among the two leading sites, for location of new F35 fighter jets.

The Fact Sheet #2 mailed in December 2018 gives a very brief summary of the public meeting held related to the Environmental Impact Statement. Fact Sheets are available here.

Public comments are still being accepted for the environmental impact statement. Go to to submit online, or mail to:

F-35 EIS Project Manager
Shepperd Hall
3501 Fetchet Avenue
Joint Base Andrews, MD 20762-5157

Saturday, December 8, 2018

SNA Survey is Live

Sherman Neighborhood Association wants to know how we can best serve our neighbors in the new year.

Please complete our short neighborhood survey linked here:

The survey will be open through the end of the year.

We look forward to your feedback!

Monday, December 3, 2018

Traffic Signal Priority List Issued; Transportation Commission to Meet

Attention traffic safety-minded Sherman Neighbors: the City of Madison's Transportation Commission is scheduled to meet:
Wednesday, December 12 @ 4:30 PM
210 Martin Luther King Blvd, Room 201
Madison, WI

Public comment (written or oral) will be taken at this meeting. This is an opportunity to provide input on specific intersections.

The 2017 priority list sent for reference included a handful of Northside intersections:
Fordem & Sherman (priority #3 on the 2017 list)
Northport & School Rd (priority #18)
Sherman & Trailsway (#33)
Knutson & Northport (#38)
Packers & Schlimgen (#54)
Mandrake & Northport (#64)
Aberg & Huxley (#71)
Roth & Sherman (#85)
Marston & Sherman (#93)

Saturday, December 1, 2018

OMG Breakfast with Santa!!

Santa isn't cooking the eggs, but he'll definitely listen to what you want to get this year.

Kavanagh's Esquire Club is hosting their annual Breakfast with Santa from 8 AM to 11 AM Saturday, December 1st (that's today!).

1025 N Sherman Ave
Madison, WI 53704

SNA Blog wants a new red bicycle and an order of Steak John from the Kavanagh's Specials Menu. Please and thank you.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Happy Thanksgiving, Sherman Neighbors!

SNA is grateful for all of the kind and caring neighbors we are fortunate to have in Sherman Neighborhood. Wishing all of you well during this long holiday weekend.

This Week on the Northside (TWotN):

Saturday 11/24
Family Movie Matinee: The Incredibles 2, 2 PM
Lakeview Library

Sunday, 11/25
Indoor Northside Farmer's Market, 10 AM to 1 PM

Monday, 11/26 and Thursday, 11/29
Healthy Food For All Volunteer RePack, 9 AM to 12 PM
FEED Kitchens

Wednesday, 11/28
Northside Dialogue Circles, 6 PM to 8:15 PM
Sherman Ave United Methodist Church

Saturday, 12/1
HolidayFest Arts & Crafts Fair, 9 AM to 3 PM
Warner Park Community Recreation Center

Sunday 12/2
Cardinals @ Packers Game Watch

We'll see you in the neighborhood!