Current News Releases
06/14/2018 Free Summer Food Program Launches June 18
An innovative partnership of public and nonprofit partners is addressing food insecurity for children and families in Madison again this summer.
05/23/2018 Police called after harassment incident at Madison Water Utility Facility
A Madison Water Utility employee called police this morning after being harassed at an east side well facility.
05/22/2018 ¡Ha salido el Reporte Anual sobre la Calidad del Agua Potable en Madison!
Tarjetas informativas están llegando a los buzones de la ciudad de Madison, informándole al público que el agua que ellos beben cumple y excede los estándares de salud y seguridad establecidos por el gobierno federal.
05/11/2018 Madison’s annual Drinking Water Quality report is out!
Postcards are arriving in mailboxes across Madison letting people know their drinking water meets or exceeds all federal standards for health and safety.
05/07/2018 Raising the tank *and* the roof at Blackhawk Water Tower!
UPDATE: Raising the roof at Blackhawk Water Tower has been pushed to Thursday, May 10, likely around noon.
05/04/2018 “Got Water?” partnership brings hydration stations to half of Madison’s elementary schools
Students across Madison will be celebrating next week as six more schools get hydration stations thanks to the “Got Water?” project, aimed at helping kids make healthy beverage choices by giving them easy access to water.
04/26/2018 Sweep up winter salt before it rains
Spring is here, but there’s still plenty of road salt on sidewalks and parking lots left over from last week’s snow storm.
04/13/2018 Madison Water Utility rate case delayed
New rates for Madison Water Utility customers have been delayed by as much as six months.
03/22/2018 Two Madison Water Utility projects get national recognition
Two Madison Water Utility public works projects have won a total of six engineering and construction awards .
01/29/2018 Thieves pose as city employees, claim to be investigating water issue
According to Madison Police, an elderly resident was robbed over the weekend by thieves posing as City of Madison employees
01/19/2018 Water use in Madison drops to lowest level in 50 years
Madison Water Utility pumped 9.4 billion gallons of water in 2017, the lowest number since 1967.
12/29/2017 As deep freeze continues, be sure to protect your pipes
As this stretch of frigid weather continues, Madison Water Utility is reminding people to make sure their water pipes are protected.