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Tag: frozen pipes
December 5, 2013 11:54 AM
"I can't believe how much water is in this house!" They're known among Madison Water Utility inspectors simply as "flooded houses" – homes with collapsed ceilings and peeling drywall, water pouring out from under doors, thick ice on the insides of windows. Water Utility service … [read more]
Label: Serving the Community
Tags: flooded houses, frozen pipes, Madison Water Utility, Project H2O, winterization
February 13, 2014 10:09 AM
Going without It's easy to take it for granted – turn on the tap, out comes water. But for dozens of people in Madison, the water has stopped. "You can't flush the toilets, you can't wash the dishes, you can't wash clothes...brush your teeth, take a shower, all those things," says … [read more]
Label: Serving the Community
Tags: customer service, frozen pipes, main breaks, winterization
March 6, 2014 3:30 PM
  In harm's way It was another brutally cold February night, and Jim Garde's back was turned to traffic along South Stoughton Rd. as he worked on Madison Water Utility's 144th main break of the year. He didn't see the car that was careening toward him, past orange cones, barriers and … [read more]
Label: Serving the Community
Tags: customer service, frozen pipes, main breaks, safety, water supply

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