A letter of interest was submitted in late April detailing the community’s desire and preparation for the Stellar Communities designation, the types of projects that Madison hopes to accomplish over the course of a Stellar Communities designation, and potential costs and funding sources. Madison’s project proposals center around the Comprehensive Plan theme of “One Madison,” with projects throughout the City on the hilltop and downtown. In May 2017 the City of Madison was named a Finalist in the 2017 Stellar Communities program. The letter of interest submitted can be read using the link below.
The City of Madison and its Stellar Team is worked on creating the Strategic Investment Plan (SIP) which was submitted to the State of Indiana in late August 2017. In October 2017 the City of Madison was named the 2017 Division I Stellar Community Designee. The SIP which was submitted can be read using the link below.