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Waunakee Utilities – Significant Events in the History of the Utility


1915 – Utility created by order of the Village Board

1927 – Community votes in spring election to create water and sewer utility

1928 – Main Street water tower placed into service

(still in operation today)

1971 – Joined the Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District for wastewater treatment purposes

1981 – Joined WPPI Energy for power supply needs. 

Initial contract signed for 35 years.

2002 – 35-year contract extension signed with WPPI Energy

(through 2037)

2002 – 500,000 gallon Business Park water tower placed into service

2015 – Centennial celebration

2016- Extended WPPI contract to 2055