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City of Markesan
150 S Bridge St

PO Box 352
Markesan, WI 53946

920-398-3031 920-398-3031



Water & Sewer Utility

Water/Wastewater Treatment Plant

461 W. Manchester Street, Markesan, WI 53946



The Markesan Water & Sewer Utility operates and maintains the City's water and sewer infrastructure, including the treatment plant, sewer mains, wells, water mains, hydrants, and towers.  The treatment plant provides for the cost effective treatment of all wastewater discharged into the sanitary sewer system by Markesan residents and businesses. The utilities are subject to rules & regulations of the Wisconsin Public Service Commission and Wisconsin DNR.


The Water & Sewer Utility employs two full-time people.


Regular hours of operation are 6:30am to 2:30pm Monday through Friday.


2017 CCR Report.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [2.0 MB]


In 2016, Markesan Waterworks detected 11 contaminants in the drinking water and none of them were above the EPA accepted level for drinking water.  You can view the annual water quality report by opening the attachment above, and learn more about your drinking water.  If you would like a paper copy of the 2016 report mailed to you, please call 920-398-3767.



Utility Bills


Water & sewer bills are sent out quarterly.  Meters are read in the months of March, June, September and December.  Bills are typically issued about the first of the month in April, July, October, and January, and are then due about the 22nd of those months.


Ways to Pay

  • In person at City Hall (office hours are listed on our Home page)
  • In person at Farmer's State Bank (please note that payments left at the bank are not posted to your account until received by the City)
  • City Hall Drop Box (available 24/7, to the left of the main entrance doors)
  • By mail (checks payable to Markesan Utilities, PO Box 352, Markesan, WI 53946)
  • Online with a credit/debit card.  Go to our Online Services page.  A non-refundable service fee is charged to use this option.


Cancel or Establish Service

If you need to cancel your service, or establish service in your name, please call City Hall at 920-398-3031 so that a final read can be done.  


If you are moving, please call as soon as possible so the final read can be made.  You will continue to be responsible for charges on the account if you do not notify the City that you have moved.




Water/Sewer Service Questions

If you have questions about water or sewer service in the City, or to report a problem with utility services, please contact the Water/Wastewater Superintendent, Tony Doro, at 920-398-3767.  If you have an after hours utility emergency , please call 920-229-1387.


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