Madison-After receiving Common Council approval, the Madison Water Utility has instituted a new plan for involving the public throughout the process when major facilities are constructed.
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Public Participation Plan in Place for Water Utility Facility Projectsposted
Water Main Flushing to Resume on July 6posted
Madison-The Madison Water Utility will resume its schedule of flushing water mains on the evening of July 6. The program has been suspended since June 6 because of the heavy rains and high lake levels.
Madison Water Well 29 to be on Standby for Summerposted
Madison-Madison Water Utility's Well 29 will be brought into seasonal standby service as of June 23 to provide a back-up emergency supply for neighborhoods on the far east side of Madison.
Release of Annual Report to Coincide with National Drinking Water Weekposted
Madison, WI - Madison Water Utility is releasing its Annual Drinking Water Quality Report to coincide with National Drinking Water Week, which runs from May 4-10.
WATER UTILITY SUBMITS RATE REQUESTposted
Madison-Madison Water Utility has submitted a rate increase request to the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSCW) for review. The Utility is asking PSCW to authorize an 18% increase in water rates.
FROZEN WATER PIPESposted
Madison - When the mercury plunges, the potential for frozen and/or ruptured pipes rises dramatically.
Water Board Meeting Cancelledposted
The meeting of the Water Board scheduled for 4:30 p.m. today, January 29, has been cancelled due to bad weather advisory. It will be rescheduled for a later date.
Unit Well 26posted
At 9:10 PM on Tuesday, January 22, 2008 the Madison Water Utility determined that the residual chlorine level at Unit Well 26 dropped below the Utility's established minimum level of 0.15 mg/L to 0.14 mg/L.
WATER SYSTEM LOW PRESSURE EVENT IN SOUTHWESTposted
Madison - On Wednesday night and into Thursday morning customers in a limited section of the southwest part of the City of Madison experienced low water pressure.
EXTENDED PERIOD DEEP WELL TEST PUMPING @ UW 29posted
Madison Water Utility will be conducting a 21-day pump test of the deep well at Unit Well 29 on Madison's east side.
FELLAND ROAD RESERVOIR IN SERVICEposted
Madison Water Utility is pleased to announce the completion and commissioning of its new 6 million gallon reservoir on the far east side off of Felland Road.
"ASK US, TELL US" WAS NOT WORKING FROM 9/13/07 UNTIL 10/10/07posted
Madison - The City of Madison Water Utility's "Ask Us, Tell Us" website contact form was not operating correctly from 9/13/07 until 10/10/07.