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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. 

COVID-19 Closures, Restrictions, & Information

At this time, there are a few updates on schedules and departments within the City. Click for details.

2019 Drinking Water Report

The 2019 City of Madison Drinking Water Report has been released. Click for details.

FYI - SD Abandoned Tank Removal Program

The SD DENR will remove tanks that qualify and perform environmental cleanup actions they deem necessary to protect human health at no cost to the owner. Click for details.

City Employees Honored

The City of Madison honored nineteen employees for their years of service during an Employee Recognition Event held at the Madison Fire Hall on Wednesday, January 29th. Click for details.