Madison Water Utility reports unprecedented drop in city’s water use posted
January 23, 2020
Pump test for Well 31 on Tradewinds Parkway, Madison's only new well since 2006
Final segment of decade-long water main project underway posted
November 15, 2019
The "Cannonball Pipeline" enters its final construction phase.
EVERY DROP MADISON poll closes soon! posted
September 25, 2019
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We’ve had a great response to the EVERY DROP MADISON poll so far, but there are still a few days left to give your input on the next phase of water conservation and sustainability in Madison.
Average aquifer levels highest in a generation posted
August 6, 2019
Groundwater levels below the state Capitol building show rebounding trend
Toilet Rebate Program hits 1 billion gallons of water saved! posted
June 13, 2019
A cornerstone of Madison’s water conservation initiative reaches a major milestone – one flush at a time
There’s nothing all that exciting about a toilet. But 17,126 toilets? That’s another story.
Lost Lou and Peter Barryman tune about conservation gets new life. posted
June 6, 2019
"A Little Water" appears on Lou and Peter Barryman's newest CD, "OK, So Far..."
Photo: Lou and Peter Barryman record the video for their song, "A Little Water"
Flushing program puts Madison "on the forefront" posted
April 5, 2019
(Water main flushing in Madison starts in April of each year . Find out when crews will be working in your neighborhood on Madison Water Utility's water main flushing page.)
Wild February weather takes toll on water mains posted
February 25, 2019
There have been 69 main breaks and counting in the first two months of 2019.
(Photo: MWU crews respond to a water main break as temps plunge to -20)
Annual water use in Madison drops by a billion gallons in six years posted
January 17, 2019
City hits water conservation and sustainability goal set in 2006
(Photo: Pump test for Well 31, brought online in 2018. It was Madison's first new well in 12 years.)
Madison Water Utility adds first new well in more than a decade posted
September 10, 2018
Inside Madison's newest municipal well on Tradewinds Parkway
Madison’s water system was supposed to look a lot different by now.
According to Madison Water Utility’s 2006 Master Plan, the utility would add as many as seven new municipal water wells