Current News Releases
08/27/2013 Madison Water Utility reconnects customers during heat advisory
Due to the current heat advisory, Madison Water Utility has reconnected water service to two homes that we believe are occupied.
08/26/2013 Madison Water Utility to explore possible rate increase
Madison Water Utility will present its 2014 operating budget plan to the Water Utility Board at tomorrow night's monthly meeting.
08/20/2013 Scammers pose at Water Utility employees
This morning, Madison Water Utility received an email from an outraged customer who said he'd been approached at his near west side property by two MWU employees.
08/06/2013 Madison wins Best-Tasting Water in Wisconsin!
Madison has topped another list, this time because of our water. Madison Water Utility won a Blue Ribbon for Best-Tasting Water Monday at the Wisconsin State Fair.
07/23/2013 Madison Water Utility makes decision on use of Well 8
Madison Water Utility has no plans to pump water from Well 8 into our distribution system this summer.
07/17/2013 Madison Water Utility reconnecting customers during heat advisory
Due to the current heat advisory, Madison Water Utility is reconnecting water service to five homes that we believe are occupied.
07/08/2013 Scammers pose as utility employees
Dozens of people in Madison have received suspicious phone calls from someone claiming to be with a local utility. In some cases, the caller or callers demand hundreds of dollars for a water meter repair or upgrade.
07/08/2013 Madison Water Utility launches contest to encourage reusable bottle use
Did you know Americans toss out 2.5 million plastic water bottles every HOUR?
06/25/2013 Madison Water Utility holding off on decision regarding use of Well 8
Madison Water Utility has still not made a decision on the use of our seasonal Well 8 on Madison's east side this summer.
06/12/2013 Madison Water Utility moves forward with more shut-offs
Madison Water Utility has recently shut off water service to 19 homes - four of which appear to be occupied - because property owners have not responded to our repeated requests to upgrade their water meters.
06/07/2013 MWU's tapping team and Meter Madness competitors head to nationals
Madison Water Utility wishes our Mad City Tappers and "Meter Madness" competitors good luck as they represent Wisconsin at the American Water Works Association (AWWA) conference in Denver next week.
05/21/2013 Project H2O catches more major leaks
More than 200 residential customers have been alerted to major water leaks thanks to Madison Water Utility's Project H2O.