Madison
34° F
Light Snow
Light Snow
Advertisement

Communities ask residents to keep water running

Published On: Feb 11 2014 08:25:12 AM CST
Updated On: Feb 21 2014 11:51:46 AM CST
Water faucet

Ferre' Dollar/CNN

Extended cold weather is causing problems for municipal water systems.

Here is a list of communities asking residents to run water to avoid frozen laterals.

  • Adams
  • Barneveld
  • Benton
  • Brooklyn
  • Coloma
  • Cottage Grove (all customers should run cold water full stream five minutes at least 5-6 times a day)
  • DeForest
  • Dodgeville
  • Edgerton
  • Fitchburg (selected streets, residents are being informed via mail)
  • Hazel Green
  • Friendship
  • Janesville (specific blocks are being asked to run water, to be eligible for credit on water bill residents must contact the Water Utility at 608-755-3115)
  • Mazomanie
  • Middleton
  • Milton
  • Monona
  • Montello
  • Muscoda
  • New Lisbon
  • Oregon (if water temps drop to 34-35 degrees, officials ask residents to run pencil-sized stream of water until further notice)
  • Pardeeville
  • Prairie du Sac (contact utility if water temperature is below 38 degrees)
  • Reedsburg
  • Sauk City (contact utility if water temperature is below 38 degrees)
  • Sun Prairie
  • Verona
  • Whitewater
  • Windsor
Advertisement
  • jack-o-lantern Halloween pumpkin

    Juliet James/SXC

    Halloween

    Games, recipes, trick-or-treating, scary movies and everything else you need to make your Halloween extra spooky.

  • Politician, politics, debate, election

    iStock / bns124

    Election Coverage

    Get up-to-date on political stories, Reality Check the latest political ads, learn about the candidates and find election results in our special section.

  • Ebola virus pink

    CDC

    Ebola special coverage

    Get the latest news on the Ebola outbreak and resources to help you learn more about the deadly virus.

Advertisement