Current News Releases
06/29/2015 iPad giveaway launched to spur conservation
Madison Water Utility will be giving away three iPads this summer to customers who track their water use online.
06/12/2015 Water line insurance offer not affiliated with the city
Homeowners from across the area have been contacting Madison Water Utility concerned about new letters they've received from a company called HomeServe USA.
06/05/2015 Madison Water Utility to dismantle Lake View Water Tower
On Monday, June 8, Madison Water Utility will take down the Lake View Water Tower, which stands above Lake View Hill Park on Madison’s north side.
05/13/2015 Madison Water Utility releases Annual Water Quality Report
More than 130,000 people will be getting postcards in the mail over the next few days announcing the release of Madison’s Annual Water Quality Report.
05/08/2015 Madison Water Utility to retest wells for radium - UPDATE
UPDATE: May 8, 2015 – Retesting results show that radium levels at two Madison water wells have dropped. Well 19 on Lake Mendota Dr.
05/06/2015 Water bottle refilling stations debut in 3 Madison elementary schools
Join us as we celebrate healthy choices in Madison schools! For the first time ever, water bottle refilling stations have been installed in
04/22/2015 Scammer posing as Madison Water Utility employee targets local businesses
Madison, WI – April 22, 2015 – We have received several calls over the last two days from concerned business owners who have been contacted by a man claiming to be a Madison Water Utility employee.
04/08/2015 Madison Water Utility to retest wells for radium
Madison, WI – April 8, 2015 – Madison Water Utility will be re-testing two wells this week after recent test results showed levels of radium that slightly exceeded the federal maximum contaminant level (MCL).
01/05/2015 It's not too late to protect your pipes from the frigid temps
As bitter cold settles in across the area, there are steps you can take to prevent your home's water pipes from freezing. Here are some simple steps you can take right now to help protect your pipes:
12/29/2014 MWU's Toilet Rebate Program renewed for 2015
Madison Water Utility has renewed its popular Toilet Rebate Program for 2015 in hopes of encouraging more homeowners to install water-efficient
12/23/2014 Special Water Board meeting tonight to focus on water rates
The Madison Water Utility Board will hold a special public meeting tonight to discuss Madison Water Utility's 2015 rate case. The meeting will be held at 4:30 p.m.
12/16/2014 As Safe Drinking Water Act turns 40, Madison ramps up testing
Today marks the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), the landmark law that law set uniform public health standards for drinking water in every state.