Category Archives: General

PFAS Statement

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Recent announcements from Wausau, Rib Mountain, Rothschild, Rhinelander and others in our region related to PFAS in drinking water have increased public awareness /concern for drinking water safety.  The Marathon City Water Utility approved the release of the following statement regarding PFAS and actions planned by the Utility.

PFAS Statement and Testing Plan


Marathon City Moves to .gov Domain

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The Village of Marathon City has registered as the official internet domain of the Village.  This change was implemented to secure the web address and provide a trusted domain for the Village.  Updates to email addresses and the Village website have been completed.  The new website address is .  Email addresses are formatted as follows:  first initial, last (i.e.

Please update your email addresses and browser favorites to utilize the new address.  Users using the old address will be rerouted on a short-term basis.

Marathon City Selected for $450,000 Land & Water Conservation Fund Grant

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The Village of Marathon City submitted an Outdoor Recreation Facility Grant to the Wisconsin DNR in early May of 2021 as part of the planning and funding efforts for the new Veteran’s Park.  The grant is part of the Federal Land & Water Conservation Fund and is a competitive grant open to communities statewide.  After review of the application and the project by DNR staff, Marathon City was selected as one the projects to receive funding.  See the press release for more information.  Renderings and details of the proposed facility can be found here .

2021 Consumer Confidence Report Released

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The 2021 Consumer Confidence report for the Marathon City Water Utility is now available.  Please see the attached notification letter delivered to all utility customers or access the report here.