Businesses, programs closing due to extreme cold temperatures

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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)--- Several businesses and programs in the NBC15 viewing area are closed Thursday due to the extremely cold temperatures.

This story will be updated as agencies and businesses notify the newsroom of their plans.

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Aveda Institute Madison
Will have a delay on Thursday, school will open for evening classes at 4 p.m.

City of Beloit
Re-opens at noon on Thursday.

City of Madison
All non-essential City services will be shut down and closed to the public Wednesday and Thursday.
Madison Metro Transit will be in service with some limitations.
All Madison Public Library locations will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday.

City of Sun Prairie
No garbage or recycling collections on Wednesday and Thursday

City facilities will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday. This includes municipal court. The Sun Prairie Library will close on Tuesday at 6 pm.

City of Waupun
Public library closed on Wednesday, will re-open at noon on Thursday
Waupun Senior Center and meal services closed Wednesday and Thursday
Advanced Disposal has suspended garage pickup services on Thursday
Transit/Taxi services with the city remain closed until noon on Thursday

Columbia County buildings
Courthouse, Health and Human Services, and Administration buildings closed Thursday.

Colonial Club Senior Activity Center in Sun Prairie
Will be closed and all activities canceled on Thursday

Dane County
All non-essential county government operations will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday. All county operations are expected to resume on Friday.

Family Service Madison, Inc.
They will be closed all day Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

Full Compass Systems
Re-opens at noon on Thursday

GHC-SCW Clinics
Re-opens at noon on Thursday

Inclusa, Inc.
All 35 office locations across the state will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday. Regular office hours will resume on Friday.

Literacy Network in Madison
All evening programs will be canceled on Thursday. They will reopen at 8:30 a.m. on Friday.

Madison-area Urban Ministry
Will re-open at 10 a.m. on Thursday

Madison Social Security Office
The office will open at 10 a.m. on Thursday.

Milwaukee Electrical JATC Continuing Education Training Facility
Closed on Thursday

Oak Bank
Re-open at noon on Thursday.

Olbrich Botanical Gardens
Closed Wednesday and Thursday

Pellitteri Waste Systems
All services canceled Wednesday and Thursday
Municipalities affected include:


  • City of Brodhead

  • City of Fitchburg

  • City of Middleton

  • City of Monroe

  • City of Sun Prairie

  • Town of Arena

  • Town of Bristol

  • Town of Brooklyn

  • Town of Dunn

  • Town of Exeter

  • Town of Oregon

  • Town of Pleasant Springs

  • Town of Sun Prairie

  • Village of Arena

  • Village of Belleville

  • Village of Brooklyn

  • Village of McFarland

  • Village of Oregon

  • Village of Waunakee

Power Packer in Westfield
All operations closed on Wednesday and Thursday

SSM Health Dean Medical Group
Primary and specialty clinic locations closed Wednesday except the following:


  • SSM Health Dean Medical Group Urgent Care services in Madison and Janesville will be open Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

  • SSM Health Urgent Care in Lake Delton will open Wednesday at 9:00 a.m.

  • • SSM Health Surgery and Care Center, SSM Health Digestive Health Center and SSM Health Davis Duehr Dean Surgery Center will remain open.

SSM Health St. Clare Tommy Bartlett Child Care Center, Baraboo
Closed Wednesday and Thursday.

St. John's Lutheran Church, Baraboo
10 a.m. Bible study and 6:30 p.m. church service canceled Thursday

St. John's Ev. Lutheran Church, Juneau
No evening worship service Thursday evening

UnityPoint Health Clinics
All UnityPoint Health – Meriter Clinics, including Primary Care, Specialty, NewStart and Therapy, will open at 12:00 p.m. on 1/31

Western Waukesha County Dog Training Club in Ixonia
Thursday classes are canceled

West Towne Mall in Madison
The mall will open late at noon on Thursday.

YMCA of Dane County
Three branches scheduled to reopen at noon on Thursday