The Schenk-Atwood-Starkweather-Yahara neighborhood (or sometimes simply 'Schenk-Atwood') is located on the near-east side of Madison, Wisconsin. It stretches from the Yahara River on the west to the Starkweather Creek on the east, from East Washington Avenue on the north to Lake Monona on the south.
The SASY Neighborhood Assocation was formed in 1999. The neighborhood assocation works with our Districts 6 and 15 Alders on the Madison Common Council to represent the interests of neighborhood residents, businesses and organizations.
SASY's mission is posted here. SASY activities include:
SASY has worked on a variety of projects to better our neighborhood. A few of our efforts have included:
WTDY Feature: There's No Place Like the Atwood Neighborhood
Audio of radio programs which aired from November 28 to Dec 2, 2011
SASY Brochure (PDF)
If you have any questions about the neighborhood association, don't hesitate to contact members of the SASY Council or use the web site contact form.
SASY Neighborhood Association Bylaws
With revisions as approved at April 2011 membership meeting.
The Sunny Side of the Street
Shot on May 23, 2010 on a few blocks around Ohio/LaFollette vicinity.
Gretta Wing-Miller of Downtown Dallies uploaded her video paen to gardens in the 'hood at the first blizzard of 2010, to "offer this look at what we were doing just a short 6 months ago, and as a vision of what will inexorably come around again in another 6 short (?) months…
(P.S.: Willy's music is always royalty-free)