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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. 

Parking Reminder - Madison Core Area

The Madison Police Department would like to pass along some reminders about parking downtown in the Core Area of Madison. There are a few ordinances that apply and we want to make sure everyone is up to date on them. Click to read.

Madison Promotional Video

The Lake Area Improvement Corporation and the Greater Madison Area Chamber of Commerce have recently released a video that will be used to promote the community. Click to view video.

Restricted Use Site to Begin Winter Hours

The Restricted Use Site will be switching to winter hours beginning Wednesday, November 1, 2017. Drop offs are scheduled by appointment only, to make arrangements call (605)256-7515.

NOTICE: Parking and Signage Changes

There are a few changes taking place in Madison in regards to parking and signage. Please click for details.