Downtown power outage – July 19

Campus operations are normal, despite Madison power issues. Power on campus has not been affected.

Metro Transit bus service continues to be affected by the MG&E fire and subsequent power outages and road closures. Please expect delays throughout the service area as buses try to make their way through the near east side and Isthmus. Stay updated on the Metro Transit website, social media (Twitter, Facebook) and through text and email alerts.

The Kohl Center is being opened as a public cooling shelter from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. All are advised to take precautions in the heat, expected later today:

Up-to-date UW-Madison information at

Up-to-date City of Madison outage information at