clean lakes alliance

3 things to know about this year's Frozen Assets Festival

Sixth annual event returns to Lake Mendota

It's no secret Madison locals love our lakes. And this weekend, area families have a chance to celebrate them and help preserve them during the Clean Lakes Alliance's 6th annual Frozen Assets Festival.

How the city tests Madison's lakes for safety

Heavy rainfall means more bacteria in lakes

With water samples from lake Michigan and Lake Superior falling short of national standards, heavy rains could put Madison swimmers at risk if they take a dip in the wrong water.