Current News Releases (30 day retention)

  • Holiday Refuse and Recycling Information
    Posted Dec 12, 2014 | There will be no refuse or recycling collection in the City of Madison on Thursday December 25th or Thursday January 1st because of the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.If your material is normally collected on Thursday it …
  • Turn Your Holidays Green
    Posted Dec 9, 2014 |      The holiday shopping season is in full swing.  Why not keep the health of the planet in mind while you look for the perfect gifts this year.      “The holidays are a time when we generate at least 25% more waste then we do …
  • Time to Recycling Cooking Oil and Holiday Lights
    Posted Nov 28, 2014 | It’s holiday recycling time.  Madison residents have the chance to recycle cooking oil from their Thanksgiving feast and non working Holiday lights and extension cords at the Streets Division’s drop off sites.        “We know …
  • Statement of Madison Mayor Paul Soglin on Public Service Commission Decision on Madison Gas & Electric Rate Design
    Posted Nov 26, 2014 | On behalf of residents of the City of Madison, I am disappointed in the Public Service Commission’s (PSC) approval of this request, especially in light of the strong public opposition to this application. Madison Gas & …
  • Statement of Mayor Paul Soglin on Ferguson Grand Jury Ruling
    Posted Nov 25, 2014 | I join leaders across the country in extending my sympathy to the family of Michael Brown who tragically lost his life much too soon, as well as to the entire Ferguson community, which has endured the consequences of this event …
  • Statement of Madison Mayor Paul Soglin on President Obama's Immigration Plan
    Posted Nov 21, 2014 | I support President Obama’s plan to reform U.S. Immigration policy. By using his lawful authority, he is granting relief to millions of hard working individuals, mothers and fathers who are going to work every day, earning a …
  • Statement of Mayor Paul R. Soglin on the 2015 Budget
    Posted Nov 19, 2014 | I return the 2015 Budget to the City Clerk without my signature. After three years of steady progress in addressing the issues of fiscal responsibility and a commitment to solving the challenges of poverty and equity, the …
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