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MWU 135th Anniversary Celebration & Ops Center Tour
Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 9:51am
Join us this Saturday as we open the doors to our newly-rebuilt, $10.5 million Operations Center and celebrate 135 years serving Madison!
Saturday, June 3rd
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
110 S. Paterson St.
We'll be giving away hundreds of high-efficiency showerheads. (Please bring proof of Madison residency. Limit 1 per household.) Plus our big trucks will be out, along with the Water Wagon, pipe tapping demonstrations, historic relics, displays and more. Check out all the details below.
- Tour the newly-rebuilt MWU Operations Center on Paterson St.
- Check out historic photos, design drawings, water mains, hydrants and more.
- Free “Drink Local” water bottles for the first 100 visitors
- Water main tapping team demos!
- Save water & energy with every shower: Get your free EPA WaterSense showerhead.
- Cool drinks at the Water Wagon.
- Water Taste Test: Help us choose which well’s water will compete in the state competition in September
- Climb into our big trucks & brand new backhoe
- Build your own aquifer parfait (yum!)
- Take home a toy MWU hard hat
Hope to see you there!Contacts:
- Media Inquiries: Amy Barrilleaux, Public Information Officer, (608) 266-9129, firstname.lastname@example.org