New water rates went into effect on Nov. 2, 2018. These rates only apply to the water portion of your Madison Municipal Services Bill.
Water rates are approved by the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin. All other rates and fees listed below are approved by the Madison Common Council.
Residential Water Rates - Billed for Madison Water Utility
Water Base Charge: $11.74
Water Usage Charge (per 1,000 gallons):
Average monthly residential water charge: $26.52
View water rates for all six customer classes and other charges, fees and operating rules for Madison Water Utility here.
Other charges on your bill
Sewer Rates - Billed for City of Madison Engineering
Sewer Base Charge: $14.19
Sewer Usage Charge (per 1,000 gallons): $3.03
Current sewer rates went into effect on 5/12/2018
Stormwater Rates - Billed for City of Madison Engineering
Stormwater base charge: $1.20
Pervious: $0.18 (per 1,000 square feet)
Impervious: $2.45 (per 1,000 square feet)
Current stormwater rates went into effect on 5/12/2018
Urban Forestry Special Charge - Billed for City of Madison Parks
Residential Urban Forestry Charge: $4.27
Current Urban Forestry charge went into effect on 2/1/2017
Landfill Charge - Billed for City of Madison Engineering
Landfill Charge: $0.65
Current Landfill charge went into effect on 5/12/2018