• Watershed Studies

    The City of Madison Engineering Division launched the studies in May 2018. During the studies, Engineers will work with eight watershed areas to determine flooding issues and how to design a more resilient stormwater system.

  • POSTPONED: 2 Upcoming Watershed Meetings

    The following watershed public information meetings are postponed: Wingra West: March 16, 2020, Madison Pheasant Branch: March 19, 2020. Both meetings will be rescheduled at a later date. 

  • Why flash flooding occurs

    The August 20, 2018 storm resulted in a tremendous amount of rain on the far west side of the City. The extreme amount of rainfall highlighted some serious systematic problems.

  • Don't miss a flood update

    Sign up for email updates from City Engineering ahead of spring and summer. 

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