It’s winter in Madison, and whether you just moved to Wisconsin’s capital city or have lived here for decades, you might need to brush up on tips to help you thrive.
From shoveling your sidewalk and parking your car during snow emergencies to strategies that aim to prevent your heating bill from skyrocketing, this guide will help you navigate the winter season.
How to walk, bike and drive in Madison this winter
Am I responsible for clearing my sidewalks? Where do I park my car? Will bike paths be cleared after it snows?
Ways to get (and give) help this winter
If you’re in need of free winter clothes or would like to donate items, check out these community resources.
Know your rights: winter renter and eviction issues
What you should know about eviction and tenant rights.
Will there be a snow day?
When and how families are notified of school days by MMSD.
Tips to keep your home winter ready
Winter can be tough on homes. Here’s what to do in the case of an emergency and tips for conserving energy and costs this winter.
Trash time in winter
What you need to know about trash collection, recycling and composting in winter.