Friday, Aug. 7, 2020
Madison Water Utility has completed its annual comprehensive testing for a class of chemicals known as PFAS in the city’s drinking water wells.
Tuesday, Jun. 16, 2020
Postcards are arriving in mailboxes across Madison letting people know their drinking water meets or exceeds all federal and state standards for health and safety.
Friday, May. 1, 2020
I really like the idea of ending the week on a positive note, so let me start by again saying thank you!
Monday, Apr. 27, 2020
Madison Water Utility and Public Health Madison & Dane County are warning people about the danger of stagnant water in buildings that have been closed during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Wednesday, Mar. 18, 2020
In response to the growing COVID-19 outbreak, Madison Water Utility will be exempting late payment fees until further notice.
Monday, Mar. 16, 2020
In light of the current COVID-19 concerns, Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway is announcing additional steps to protect the health of City employees at work and in the event that they cannot work.
Friday, Mar. 13, 2020
In response to the growing COVID-19 outbreak, Madison Water Utility will be closing its offices to the public beginning Monday, March 16, until further notice.
Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020
Five more Madison schools are getting hydration stations, thanks to the “Got Water?” initiative.
Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020
New numbers from 2019 show the biggest five-year decline in water use ever in Madison. Last year, Madison Water Utility pumped 8.9 billion gallons to homes, schools and businesses across the city.
Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020
Earlier today the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) issued a news release which
identified fish from Starkweather Creek and Lake Monona with elevated levels of PFOS. DNR will be
Monday, Dec. 2, 2019
The City of Madison is partnering with the University of Wisconsin (UW) Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, the Wisconsin Institute on Climate Change Impacts (WICCI), and UW-Extension Dane County to help make Madis
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019
November is off to a frigid start. It's important for home and business owners to act now to protect their water pipes from freezing or bursting, before winter sets in for the long haul.