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SASY Monthly Meeting 
2nd Thursday each month, 6:30 PM, Goodman Center

SASY Holiday Party, December 14th 4-7 pm, Goodman Community Center
Music and dancing, light food, kids corner, cash bar, silent auction with proceeds going to Worthington Park community programs

Check the SASYNA Calendar for upcoming events.

Click here to read the Letter to the City of Madison Plan Commission Re: Garver Building RFP as well as Garver Committe Member John Steines' Letter to the Plan Commission

The Atwood Tool Library has finally found a location. Zion Lutheran Church (2165 Linden Ave) just off of Atwood has not only found space for the tool library andworkshop, but also a new office for Sustainable Atwood! 
Once tools are cataloged and organized The Atwood Tool Library will hold a membership and tool drive prior to having a grand opening. Email for more info.
Like The Atwood Tool Library on Facebook or check out their website for updates. 

Click here to read the SASYNA MG&E committee's letter opposing the rate restructuring. After the vote at the 9/11/2014 SASYNA Council Meeting, the letter will be delivered to the Mayor, the Public Service Commission, MG&E, Media Outlets and other Neighborhood Associations. Remeber, you have until October 7th to comment on this proposed rate restucturing on the Public Service Commission's Website. Here is a direct link to the form.

Click here to Join the discussion at the Union Triangle Google Group or simply send an email to Or, join the converstation on the Union Triangle Facebook page. Check the Union Triangle Committee Page for further information

Provide Your Input on Idea Scale for the Jackson Street Closing Experiment! Let's continue the discussion on rethinking and sharing our public roads and spaces.  SASYNA will be working with the city in planning the Atwood corridor. How do we want it to look and function?  Better car flow, people flow, bike flow, interactive spaces?  Let us know by filling out the survey linked above!

SASY Highlights
Destination: Atwood - How new shop owners are remaking the eclectic avenue, by Jay Rath The Isthmus, October 6, 2014
Jackson Street Place Making Experiment
AtwoodFest 2014 a Huge Success!
Neighborhood Histories, Personal and Otherwise...
North Plat presentation by Parker Jones ~ Garver Committee
SASY Workgroups and Committees

SASY's mission statement
  ~ 'State of the Neighborhood' presentation April 2014 (PDF)
The "Willy Street Blog"
Goodman Community Center Events

SASY Neighborhood environs

Map of SASY neighborhood

SASY: The soul of Madison - David Medaris

The soul of Madison lives in the Schenk-Atwood-Starkweather-Yahara Neighborhood, an unassuming old blue-collar district re-imagined as a vibrant haven for many of the funkier and more enterprising elements of the city's creative class. [more...]