Concerned about the proliferation of liquor-selling establishments in Downtown Madison? Interested in direct democracy and citizen action? Mayor Paul Soglin might soon be looking for your help.

Soglin made clear Thursday that he wasn’t just sword-rattling when he suggested last week that it might be time to “take this matter of the issuance of liquor licenses to public referendum.”

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