Madison Water Utility responds to 23 water main breaks during cold weather

Madison Water Utility responds to 23 water main breaks during cold weather
Madison Water Utility

Madison Water Utility crews responded to 23 water main breaks since the recent record breaking cold weather began to set in this week, according to spokeswoman Amy Barrilleaux.

The first break of the week occurred on Monday and several breaks has occurred each subsequent day.

The 22 water main breaks do not include the breaks at Hilldale on Wednesday or University of Wisconsin-Madison on Friday.

If you need to report a water main break, call Madison Water Utility at 608-266-4661.

Three water main breaks in Madison this morning. The city has now had 18 breaks since Tuesday. #polarvotex #winter #MadisonWI #Wisconsin pic.twitter.com/GL4jLtPqBb

— Madison Water (@MadWaterUtility) February 1, 2019

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