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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 ‘MADISON’ to (605) 593-8008 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 (Public Works & Police ONLY)
A few of our departments offer email announcements and updates on a regular basis. To sign up, please complete the form below and select the departments you wish to receive email correspondence from. 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. 

National Night Out - Tuesday, August 1, 2017

All community members are welcome to this year's National Night Out and City-Wide Picnic at Westside Park in Madison! Click for more information.

Planned Power Outage - July 27, 2017

A planned power outage is scheduled for Thursday, 7/27 from approximately 9AM to 12PM affecting from NE 2nd Street north to NE 9th Street and From N. Roosevelt east to N. Division. Click for more.

Street Closure - Downtown Egan Ave.

Egan Ave, downtown Madison, will be closed on Saturday, July, 29th, from 6:00 A.M to 5:30 P.M for Madison Discovery Days! Please use alternate routes.

Street Closure - Harth Ave

Thursday, July 27th, Harth Avenue from NE 2nd Street to NE 1st Street will be closed for Miracle Treat Day from noon until 11:00 P.M.   Please use alternate routes.