The Public Safety Committee meets once a month on the Wednesday prior to the second Monday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in the City Hall Conference Room. General items discussed relate to public safety, licensing of establishments, operators (bartenders), and considering permits for various public events. Public Safety also works with the Building Inspector on various zoning issues that effect public safety. If you are interested in volunteering for this committee, please contact the City Clerk at 608-897-4018, e-mail email@example.com, contact any of the current Public Safety Committee members, or stop in at City Hall for more information. Thank you for your consideration.
Board of Appeals Member:
Board of Appeals meets on an "as needed" basis. Zoning variances are requested by citizens, and the Board of Appeals will make a decision based on ordinances and the citizen's proof of hardship by conforming to the City Ordinances. Please click on the following link for a detail of the Board of Appeals responsibilities.
Board of Appeals Member Ordinance description (PDF)
Economic Development Committee
What We Do: The mission of the Brodhead Economic Development Committee is to assist businesses to locate and expand in the City of Brodhead. The role of the committee is to be the first contact to be made by outside parties looking to bring economic development to Brodhead and performs in an advisory capacity to the Brodhead City Council.
Time Commitment: The Economic Development Committee meets the first Friday of each month at 6:30 AM in the City Hall Conference Room (unless otherwise noted on the agenda).
Membership: Membership in the Economic Development Committee is open to all City of Brodhead residents.If you are interested being a member of this committee, contact the Committee Chair, J Michael Lowery at (608) 447-1280 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Historic Preservation Committee meets the 4th Thursday of each month at 7PM in the City Hall Conference Room.
A Historic Preservation Commission is hereby created, consisting of seven (7) members. Of the membership, if available in the community, one (1) shall be a registered architect; one (1) shall be a historian; one (1) shall be a licensed real estate broker, one (1) shall be an alderman; and three (3) shall be citizen members. Each member shall have, to the highest extent practicable, a known interest in historic preservation. The Mayor shall appoint the Commissioners subject to the confirmation by Common Council. Of the initial members so appointed, two (2) shall serve a term of one (1) year, two (2) shall serve a term of two (2) years, and three (3) shall serve a term of three (3) years. Thereafter, the term for each member shall be three (3) years.
Emergency Management Committee Member:
Emergency Management meets once per month on the 2nd Wednesday at 10AM in the City Hall Conference Room.
The purpose of this committee is to establish an Emergency Management Program which provides the resources for the implementation of the policies and procedures necessary to manage the community's needs during emergency situations.
Brodhead Schools Volunteers Sought:
The Brodhead Schools need volunteers for many different activities including but not limited to reading tutoring, homework help, supervision, and math tutoring. Volunteers will find a role to fit almost any schedule and any age group they prefer! To get more information call:
- Albrecht Elementary School (Grades 4-K - 5) - Dave Novy, Principal, 897-2146, Extension 300
- Brodhead Middle School (grades 6-8) - Lisa Semro, Principal, 897-2184, Extension 216
- Brodhead High School (grades 9-12) - Jim Matthys, Principal, 897-2155, Extension 123