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Stay Informed!

Lake view at sunset

City of Madison residents have a few options to help them stay informed of happenings in Madison. This website, social media, departmental email newsletters & alerts, and even a texting service are used by the City.  

Social Media
Many City departments have their own social media accounts. Links to these can be found on department pages. 

Text Message Notification Service
The sole purpose of this service is to better serve and keep the citizens informed of situations within the city. Text the word ‘MadisonSD’ (no spaces, not case sensitive) to 33222 to sign up to receive text messages.

Messages cover a range of announcements (emergencies, snow alerts, energy alerts, garbage schedule updates, water main breaks, outages, City events, street closures, and more!).

Email Newsletters & Updates (Police ONLY)
Our police department offers email updates on a regular basis. To sign up, please complete the form below to receive email correspondence from the Police Department. The City uses MailChimp (a free bulk emailer) to send out our emails to residents; please check your spam filters to be sure emails are coming through after signup. 

2019 Street Sealcoating to Begin August 19th

The City of Madison and the Lake County Highway Department will begin seal coating various city streets on Monday, August 19th starting at 7:00A.M., weather permitting. Click for more details.

DENR Recognizes City of Madison for 2018 Drinking Water Compliance

The South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) announced that the City of Madison public water system and the system’s operation specialists have been awarded a Drinking Water Certificate of Achievement Award. Click for more.

DENR Recognizes City for 2018 Operation and Maintenance Award

The City of Madison wastewater treatment system was the recipient of the 2018 Operation and Maintenance Wastewater Treatment Award. Click for details.

VOTE 2019

The 2019 Municipal Election was held April 9, 2019. Click for updates.