Maura’s Blog

September 22, 2018

Third Quarter 2018

Hello Friends, while it has been a long and hot summer, it has been a productive one for your City Government. We have accomplished much this summer including…. Welcome Rocket City Trash Pandas! No one was more surprised than me with both the top 10 names and the final selection. Minor League Baseball is a unique world of its own and marketing and merchandising is geared to the under 30 crowd. As you can imagine, I have received a LOT of feedback. The consensus was if you were over 40 you hated it and if you were under 30 you […]
May 9, 2018

Second Quarter 2018

Hello Everyone, I am very excited to tell you all about the 2018 CIP (Capital Improvement Plan). You can see the presentation here: 2018 Capital Improvement Plan While running for City Council I had two main goals for District 1 and one goal for the City as a whole: 1. A multi-use path on Wall Triana from the corner of Gillespie Road south to the corner of Browns Ferry Road. This multi use path will help those who live in the apartments walk safely to Kroger. It will also be a safer avenue for school children to more easily walk […]
February 10, 2018

First Quarter 2018

Hello Everyone, As you have seen and heard, your City Government has been hard at work looking for new opportunities to increase our funding to support infrastructure, our schools and quality of life in Madison. Multi-Use Venue Much has been written and shared with our citizens regarding our pursuit of a multi-use venue in Madison, specifically at Town Madison. This venue will offer Madison many opportunities to increase both our tax base and our quality of life. In addition to the opportunity of Minor League Baseball, this venue could hold both Bob Jones and James Clemens prom and sports banquets, […]
November 12, 2017

October/November 2017

Hello everyone and Happy Fall! I have decided to update my blog every two months now. The first year it was pretty easy to post about everything. Now I am going to hit the high points. Happy Veteran’s Day! Happy Veteran’s Day and Heroes Week to all our Military Personnel! I had the honor and privilege of attending the Hogan YMCA Veteran’s Day Breakfast where I met two American Heroes, Sherwin Callander (who was at Pearl Harbor) and Warren Schmidt. I will forever treasure this photo of us! . On Wednesday of Heroes Week, I was honored to serve at […]