Main break near Capitol Square causes pressure issues downtown
A contractor has hit a water main on West Washington Ave. near Broom St...
Water outage on Madison's far west side
A contractor hit a 12-inch, high-pressure water main near the intersection of Midtown Rd. and Pleasant View...
A funny song about a serious thing Posted 07/16/2018Lost Lou and Peter Barryman tune about conservation gets new life. --- Photo: Lou and Peter Barryman record the video for their song, "A Little Water" --- Read more »
What does your water dollar pay for? Posted 07/28/2017The average family living in a house in Madison pays just over $19 a month for water. (Other charges like sewer, stormwater, landfill and urban forestry also appear on the Municipal Services Bill, but those charges are not levied by Madison Water Utility.) So how exactly does that money get spent? Here's a look: Read more »
Into the bore hole: Tackling the road salt problem at a west side well Posted 02/09/2017Photo: A camera moves deep into the bore hole beneath Well 14 off University Ave. --- About five years ago, Madison Water Utility started getting complaints from people living in the Spring Harbor neighborhood, and they centered around one issue – taste. Read more »