City of Madison

City Highlights

Farmers' Markets

Find the locations and schedules for farmers' markets near you!

Food Scraps Composting at Farmers' Markets

Drop off food scraps for composting on Tuesday evenings at the South Madison and Eastside Farmers' Markets.

Goodman Pool

The Goodman Pool is open for the summer. See the website for pool hours, programming, and events.

Beach Water Quality

We monitor water quality at beaches from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Check conditions before going in the water.

Ride the Drive

Join Ride the Drive 2024 on Sunday, August 11. Visit the Ride the Drive webpage to see the route and six park hubs, or register to be a volunteer, vendor, or sponsor.

News Releases


Today's Meetings

There are no scheduled meetings today.

Top Services

  • Elections & Voting

    Register to vote, vote absentee, and find your polling place.

  • Metro Transit

    Metro Transit bus service serves the City of Madison and the surrounding area.

  • Parking

    City garage and lot locations, current availability, and parking permits.

  • Parks

    Find a park, beach, trail, golf course, and more.

  • Property Lookup

    Look up property information and property taxes.

  • Refuse & Recycling

    Refuse and recycling pickup, leaf and yard waste collection, and brush collection.

  • Apply for a Job

    Browse open City positions, and learn how to apply.

  • Make a Payment

    Pay property taxes, parking tickets, municipal services bills, licenses, and permits.

  • Report a Problem

    Report non-emergency issues, such as traffic concerns, potholes, parking, and more.

City Events

    • Wisconsin Brain Tumor Walk and Race
      2930 N Sherman Ave
    • Atrium Villager Mall
      2300 S. Park St.
    • Cherokee Marsh South -
      802 Wheeler Road
    • Cherokee Marsh South -
      802 Wheeler Road
    • Owen Conservation Park
      6021 Old Sauk Road

Report a Problem

Report non-emergency issues to City staff. If it is an emergency, please call 911.