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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Public Works Profiles - Adulting is Easy with Irene!

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Being a grown up is hard, and dealing with your finances can be even harder. It's a rare individual that can brighten up a task that gives many of us anxiety. If you are in need of a helping hand, or an extra comforting word of wisdom, Irene is queen.

Public Works Profiles - Adulting is Easy with Irene!

You know how hard you resist doing that one thing that will make your life easier? Like oh, yeah, I could do my laundry, but instead how about I reorganize my collection of umbrella cover sleeves. Anyone...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Public Works Profiles - Rosemarie is Royalty

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Forget the royal wedding, and meet Public Works royalty, Rosemarie Dow. We are woman crushing on Rose, our Construction Inspector in our Engineering division, who will celebrate 34 years with the City of Watsonville this September.

Public Works Profiles - Rosemarie is Royalty

Anyone who knows Rose knows that she hustles and it's no surprise she's in construction cause she's tough as nails. She started with the City of Watsonville as a Drafting Clerk, then became an Assistant Engineer...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Public Works Profiles - Everybody Loves Ray Martin

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No, not Raymond, yes Ray Martin! We are kicking off National Public Works Week by celebrating Ray's commitment and service to our Watsonville community and his irreplaceable role working for the public good.

Public Works Profiles - Everybody Loves Ray Martin

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On May 21st, 2018, we recognized the 31-year anniversary of Ray Martin with the City of Watsonville Public Works as our Integrated Waste Supervisor. An exemplary and inclusive leader, Ray ...

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Posted on: May 21, 2018

Help Solve Safety Issues - Pajaro to Prunedale

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We hope you can attend a meeting at one of the three locations to give your input!






Give your input!

This corridor study was initiated by the Transportation Agency for Monterey County (TAMC) to address traffic congestion and safety concerns along the Pajaro to Prunedale corridor, also known as County Road G-12. The 10.5 mile G-12 study co...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Open Streets Watsonville

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Don't miss Open Streets in Watsonville on Sunday, June 3rd from 11 am-4 pm. Come out and enjoy this free pop-up street park with no cars! There will be free raffles, games, music and community groups!

This one day pop-up street park will take place on Union/Brennan Street from Callaghan Park to the City Plaza! 

Come play, dance, bike and stroll in the street with no cars! This event is perfect for kids and families. 

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Who will drive the trains in Watsonville?

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Join us at this meeting and comment on who will drive the trains in Watsonville





RTC MEETING

Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC)Thursday, June 14, 20189:00 a.m.Watsonville City Council Chambers275 Main Street, 4th Floor

Watsonville residents will have an opportunity to comment on who will drive the trains in Watso...

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Posted on: May 9, 2018

Vision Zero Survey

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Our streets should be safe, no matter where we go or how we get there. Help us implement Vision Zero by taking this short survey.



Take the Survey

SURVEY

What is Vision Zero?

Vision Zero is a strategy to eliminate all traffic fatalities and severe injuries, while increasing safe, healthy and equitable mobility for all. 

City Council approved the implementation of Vision Zero in ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Affordable Housing Development Fee Public Meeting

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Please join us for a public meeting to discuss Affordable Housing Development Fees on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 5:30 pm in the Civic Plaza Community Room. Your input will assist the City in determining how to meet its affordable housing needs!

The City of Watsonville’s current Affordable Housing Ordinance requires new developments provide affordable units and/or pay a fee.  The City has commissioned an economic consultant to prepare studies reflecting the current cost of prov...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Summer in the City Internship Program

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Are you an incoming junior or senior enrolled in a Pajaro Valley Unified School District High School? If so, we have the perfect internship program for you! Gain career readiness skills, leadership skills, earn elective credits & receive a $500 stipend!

We are excited to annouce that the internship program has recently been expanded to include all incoming juniors and seniors enrolled in PVUSD high schools an opportunity to apply and participate! The deadline is now Friday, May 18, 2018 by 5 p.m.

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

Happy National Public Works Week!

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Happy National Public Works Week

Public Works for the Public Good - National Public Works Week honors the vital role Public Works plays in connecting all of Watsonville. National Public Works Week is May 20th-26th.  As the cornerstone of civilizat...

May 20th-May 26th!

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

Early Voting

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The City of Watsonville is offering early voting for Santa Cruz County Residents beginning May 7, 2018, through Election Day on June 5, 2018.

The City Clerk's Office serves as a Satellite Elections Office for the County of Santa Cruz and can issue ballots for registered voters. You may vote now at:

City Clerk's Office

275 Main Street, Top Floor

Watsonville, CA 95076

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

Get Cash!

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Remove your lawn and get cash! Take advantage of water conservation rebates offered by the City.


Remove Your Lawn!

The City of Watsonville offers a $0.75 per square foot rebate for customers to replace high water use lawns with drought-tolerant, permeable landscaping. Interested customers are eligible for a replacement rebate of up to $500 for residen...

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

Safely Dispose of Unwanted Sharps and Medicines with the City's Take-Back Program

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Check your medicine cabinet and safely dispose of your expired or unwanted medicines and sharps(needles and syringes) you no longer need!

Safely Dispose of Unwanted Sharps and Medicines

Check your medicine cabinet and safely dispose of your expired or unwanted medicines and sharps (needles and syringes) you no longer need. Proper disposal is easy and free by simply visiting a certified pharm...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

City Council Strategic Plan Goals

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The City Council is currently in the process of creating its next Strategic Plan goals for 2018-2020 and we want to hear from you.

The City is committed to developing and implementing a Strategic Plan for Council and staff that reflects the community’s values and priorities. This plan will help the City determine where to spend time and resources, which will increase productivity and...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Airport Blvd. Improvements Project Begins

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Graniterock Company started the Airport Blvd. Improvements Project on Monday, April 23, 2018. This is part of a larger vision for traffic, bike, and pedestrian safety.


The Airport Blvd. Improvements Project began on Monday, April 23, 2018.  Graniterock will be making improvements to the street, sidewalk, and bus stops. Access to driveways and sidewalks will be impacted at various times throughout the project. P...

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Posted on: April 21, 2018

Honoring Earth Day's History - Environmentalism Never Sleeps

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"Every day is Earth Day" was not always so popular. The environmental activism that created Earth Day was part of a larger movement, as concerned citizens collectively rose up and demanded that an ethic of care be extended to our more than human world.

Nature Never Takes a Day Off

There's that slogan "Nature Always Bats Last" that emphasizes the hierarchy and value system that can place the environment in last place when compared to other issues. A spin that we might all agree on is that even w...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Free Healthy Dog Shots Fair

Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter Healthy Dog Fair

The Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter will be offering: free rabies shots; free distemper/parvo shots; microchip and also free and information about low-cost spray neuter on Saturday, May 19th from 10 am-1 pm.

No reservations needed! These vaccinations are available for all Santa Cruz County resident dogs on a first come, first served basis. Dogs must be on a leash.

Location: Planned Pethood South Clinic, 150a Pennsylvania Avenue, Watsonville

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Roots and Wings - Tree Planting is a Metaphor for Education

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On Saturday, April 14th, 21 volunteers from the Watsonville Environmental Science Workshop, Watsonville Wetlands Watch, and Watsonville High School partnered with the City's Parks and Community Services to plant trees in Marinovich Park on 2nd Street.

Roots and Wings - Planting Trees and Learning to Fly

The City's Environmental Science Workshop participated in a community tree planting on the morning of Saturday, April 14th that included high school aged leaders from the workshop, Watsonville Wetlands W...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Celebrate the 16th Annual Watsonville Day of the Child & Earth Day Festival!

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Join us on Sunday, April 22, 2018 from 12 pm - 4 pm in our Historic Watsonville City Plaza for our 16th Annual Day of the Child and Earth Day Celebration.

For sixteen years the Watsonville has been hosting two celebrations that fit perfectly together: the Day of the Child, a Latin American tradition honoring our young children, and Earth Day celebrated worldwide as a time to raise public awareness for envir...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Action Plan Meeting

Community Development Block Grant 2018 Action Plan

We invite the community to join us on Monday, April 16th at 5:30 p.m. in the former Council Chambers at 250 Main Street to provide input on the City's CDBG Action Plan for 2018.

The 2018 Action Plan proposes activities that will provide low- and moderate-income residents with low-interest housing rehabilitation loans, expand youth recreation opportunities, improve City streets, provide job training, and enhance economic developme...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Wine, Beer & Art Walk

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Join us for the Wine, Beer and Art walk on Saturday, May 12, 2018. Downtown businesses will provide great samplings of locally produced wines, craft beers, local art and delicious treats.

This inaugural event is organized by the City of Watsonville and the Pajaro Valley Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture. We will offer special tastings from many different local wineries, craft beer outlets, hard cider and non-alcoholic beverages. Don't mi...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

4th of July Parade - Volunteers Needed!

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The Spirit of Watsonville 4th of July Parade is a huge part of our community. As we prepare to celebrate this year we need community members to join forces with us to continue this beloved tradition in an enjoyable and safe manner.

For 150 years, in one shape or another, the Spirit of Watsonville 4th of July Parade has been part of our community. The powerful notion that on that day we celebrate the independence and freedom in the United States of America certainly, inspires people ...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives!

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Working smoke alarms can make a life-saving difference in a fire. Remember that having working smoke alarms in the home and testing them monthly is important.

Almost two-thirds of home fire deaths resulted from fires in homes with no smoke alarms or no working smoke alarms. Roughly half of home fire deaths result from fires reported at night between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m. when most people are asleep. Home smoke ala...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

Downtown Watsonville Complete Streets Plan

Complete Streets Plan Project Area 1 and 2 Map

The City will be hosting community workshops over the next year to obtain feedback from the community on desired improvements on two identified areas of downtown.

The City of Watsonville is looking to prepare a complete streets plan for the downtown area to enable safe access for all users, including pedestrians, bicyclists, transit riders, and motorists of all ages and abilities. The City will be hosting community...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

City Offices Closed March 30, 2018

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Please note that most City offices will be closed on Friday, March 30, 2018 in observance of César Chávez day.

Public Safety and other essential services will continue. Your garbage and recycling pick-up schedule will not change.

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Will You be One of Only 150?

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In commemoration of the City’s 150th Birthday, we invite you to be part of the Watsonville Sesquicentennial 150 Club. The 150 Club allows individuals & families to become a part of history.

The 150 Club allows individuals and families to contribute to the Sesquicentennial celebrations and become a part of the town’s history.The 150 Club will be limited to 150 members. Proceeds will be used towards Sesquicentennial community events....

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

150th Birthday Celebration

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On March 30th at 5:30 p.m., we will be having a celebration at the historic Watsonville City Plaza for the 150th Anniversary of the incorporation of our City. We invite you all to join us!

This celebration will feature live music, activities for kids, and cupcakes.  Visit our commemorative website to view historical photos, stories and videos. Please help us build the content on our website by sharing your photos and stories. Email...

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

Virtual Kidnapping

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Recently, there have been three reported “Virtual Kidnappings” by victims in Watsonville. Virtual Kidnapping is an extortion scheme and has been around for decades. There are steps you can take to avoid becoming a victim.

One victim was on his way to transfer the money when he flagged down an officer. It was Identified as a scam by once the loved one was contacted.  One of the victims wired an undisclosed amount of money to the suspect in Mexico only to find her l...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

More Traffic and Safety Improvements are Underway!

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The City of Watsonville’s Engineering Division is excited to begin improvements on Airport Boulevard as part of a larger vision for traffic, bike, and pedestrian safety.

Most of the project costs will be covered by grants the City received through the Highway Safety Improvement Program and the State Transportation Improvement Program with the remaining portion paid by the City’s Gas Tax funds. Thanks to this fun...

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

It’s compost time!

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The City now has a composting program for residents who want to compost at home.

Residents can qualify for a compost bin by following these steps:

1. Attend a 15-minute drop-in workshop at the City’s Nature Center on any Saturday from 11:00am - 4:00pm to learn how to compost properly.2. Mail or drop-off your signed workshop voucher as ...

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Posted on: March 5, 2018

Town Hall Meeting

Town Hall Meeting

Please join us for a Town Hall meeting on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. in the Civic Plaza Community Room.

The City Council is currently in the process of creating its next Strategic Plan goals for 2018-2020 and we want to hear from you. The City is committed to developing and implementing a Strategic Plan for Council and staff that reflects the community’s va...

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Posted on: March 5, 2018

Everyone Poops, Including Your Dog: Pick It Up, Please!

Lost and Found Dog Poop in Watsonville

We get it, dog poop isn't super fun to pick up. However, cleaning up after your dog is central to being a good dog parent, and we cannot stress how important it is to support the health of our watershed.

Everyone Poops, Including Your Dog: Pick It Up, Please!

You know that experience, where you are enjoying a stroll in your favorite Watsonville park, the Pajaro River levee, or one of our beautiful shorelines, just minding your own business, having a great ...

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Posted on: March 2, 2018

Special Municipal Election

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The City of Watsonville will be holding a Special Municipal Election on June 5, 2018. The nomination period will open on March 7, 2018, and close on March 14, 2018, to fill the vacancy in District 2.

Those interested in running need to be registered to vote in District 2 (see map). You may call the City Clerk’s Office to make an appointment to pull nomination papers on or after nomination period opens on March 7, 2018.

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

150 Things to Do and See in Watsonville

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Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out the "150 Things to Do and See" brochure that the Register Pajaronian put together in commemoration of the City's 150th Anniversary!

There is something for everyone in the family in this brochure! 

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Spring 2018 Youth Soccer

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Stop by our Parks and Recreation Department at 231 Union Street to register for youth soccer (ages 6-12). For more information call 768-3240.

The price is $90 resident and $96 for non-residents. Games are played on Saturdays from April 7th-June16th.

Recreation Leagues: Boys & Girls Division Ages

  • U6-(2011-2012)
  • U8-(2009-2010)
  • U10-(2007-2008)
  • U12-(2005-2006

Coaches are needed! Call 768-3240 to volu...

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Posted on: January 23, 2018

Watsonville City Plaza in 1920's

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The Watsonville City Plaza was partially donated by Sebastian Rodriguez in 1860. The land was overgrown with bushes, trees and had cattle grazing.

In 1873 a hitching rail was added to the plaza so people were able to tie down their horses.

At about this time, the Board of trustees for the City of Watsonville wanted to beautify the plaza and decided to buy a piece of land on Union Street for the pric...

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Posted on: January 18, 2018

Annual Cesar E. Chavez Community Awards

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The City of Watsonville Parks and Community Services Department is currently accepting nominations for the 16th Annual Cesar E. Chavez Community Awards.

The City of Watsonville Parks and Community Services Department is currently accepting nominations for the 16th Annual Cesar E. Chavez Community Awards scheduled for Thursday, March 22, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00p.m. at the Civic Plaza Community Room, 27...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

City Offices Closed Monday, January 15, 2018

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Please note that City offices will be closed Monday, January 15, 2018 in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.


City offices will reopen for business on Tuesday, January 16th. t

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Posted on: January 9, 2018

RISE Community Art Classes

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Registration for the RISE Community Art Classes is open until January 22nd. Classes are available for ages 11-22 years old and are $40. Classes offered include: Acoustic Guitar; Expressive Painting; Community Theater; Hip Hop Dance; and African Drumming.

Registration for the RISE Community Art Classes is now open and will be open until January 22nd. Classes are available for youth and adults from 11-22 years old and are $40 for 8 week sessions. The classes will be held at Muzzio Park Community Center.

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Posted on: December 26, 2017

Holiday Closure

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Happy Holidays! Please note that most City offices will be closed over the holidays. City offices will reopen on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. Except for public safety and other essential services. Your garbage and recycling services will operate as usual.

Starting January 8, 2018-January 12, 2018 you can place your Christmas trees on the curbside next to your garbage bin on your regularly scheduled pick-up day. Please make sure to remove the stand, lights, tinsel and all other ornaments. You can also drop-...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

City of Watsonville Temporary Flower Sales Deadline Approaching

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City of Watsonville Temporary Flower Sales Deadline Approaching/Se aproxima la fecha límite para solicitar permisos de ventas temporales de flores en la Ciudad de
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The City of Watsonville has policies to regulate seasonal transient flower sales within City limits.  Under the policy, there is an annual cap of ten (10) Temporary Use Permits for seasonal flower sales within City Limits.  If more than ...

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Posted on: December 13, 2017

Watsonville 150th Anniversary Website is Live

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Throughout 2018 the City of Watsonville will be celebrating its 150th Anniversary! Information on upcoming events, historical photos and ways to share your memories will be available on the website at www.watsonville150.org.

We have a series of spirited sesquicentennial events planned throughout the year that will give our community an opportunity to come together to celebrate all the history and cultures that have created the fabric of our community. Information about all up...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Watsonville Community Bike Repair & Group Ride

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Join the Watsonville Bike Shack, Bike Santa Cruz County, and Bike Friendly Watsonville for free bike repairs and a community bike ride on Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Watsonville Bike Shack located at 555 Main Street.

Watsonville Community Bike Repair Day & Group Ride

Join the Watsonville Bike Shack, Bike Santa Cruz County, and Bike Friendly Watsonville for free bike repairs and a community bike ride! The event will take place on Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 11 a...

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Catch the Rain: Using a Rain Barrel to Harvest Valuable Water

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Take advantage of the generous rain barrel rebate provided by Pajaro Valley Water Management Agency. Residents in Watsonville & unincorporated areas of the Pajaro Valley are eligible to receive up to a $750.00 rebate on a catchment barrel.

Public Works’ environmental communications staff are encouraging our residents to take advantage of the generous rain barrel rebate provided by our partner, Pajaro Valley Water Management Agency. Residents in Watsonville and unincorpora...

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

The Watsonville Police Pink Patch Project was a Huge Success!

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The Watsonville Police Department raised $5,427 to help bring awareness about breast cancer and support those organizations that help those afflicted.

The Watsonville Police Department sold out most of their Pink Patch badges within the first couple weeks and had to order more. They raised $5427.00 to help bring awareness about breast cancer and also support those organizations that help those afflicted...

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Office of Traffic Safety Grant Program

Traffic Safety Education Starlight Elementary School

Part of the grant is to focus on education and our first school was Starlight Elementary School. Our traffic officers spent the day with kids and school staff to talk about and practice traffic safety.

October was the first month of our Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) Grant program.  Part of the grant is to focus on education and our first school was Starlight Elementary School, our traffic officers spent the day with kids and school st...

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

Senior's/Care Utility Users Tax Exemption

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Senior's and Care customers living in the City of Watsonville are eligible for tax breaks on some of their utility bills.

To apply for the exemption:*Download the short application form, linked below*Complete the form*Mail or deliver the form and a copy of recent P.G. & E bill to the City Finance Department at 250 Main Street, Watsonville, CA 95076.&...

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Posted on: October 14, 2017

"Watsonville Awakening" featured in Monterey Bay Edibles

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There is a vibrant movement happening in Watsonville and folks are starting to recognize the shift!

This hard-working community is shifting and new businesses are thriving! Those of us who live here know the beauty, dedication, love and community spirit this city boasts, but now others are recognizing the movement too! Check out the great article "...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Watsonville is Celebrating 150 Years

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The City Council and community leaders are gearing up to commemorate an important City milestone – the sesquicentennial celebration.

On March 30, 1868, the California State Legislature approved a request to incorporate RanchoBolsa del Pajaro into the Town of Watsonville. Now, nearly 150 years after its incorporation, City Council and community leaders are gearing up to commemorate an i...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Watsonville Code Enforcement Division has increased enforcement activities

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Please note that the City of Watsonville Code Enforcement Division has increased enforcement activities throughout the City.

Please note that the City of Watsonville Code Enforcement Division has increased enforcement activities throughout the City, both for residential and commercial code violations. 

It is the mission of the Code Enforcement Division to work in partne...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

City of Watsonville Announces New Website & Refreshed Logo

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We're excited to announce that big changes are coming as we work on revamping our communication efforts and rebranding our City image...

The City of Watsonville is excited to announce that big changes are coming as we work on revamping our communication efforts and rebranding our City image, including a new website, community newsletter, City logo and branding campaign.The City’s...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Keeping Up With Watsonville

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Stay up to date with upcoming events happening in Watsonville...


 Earth Day/Day of the Child – Sunday, April 23, 2017: Join us for the 15th Annual Earth Day/Day of the Child Festival! The event is moving downtown to the City Plaza. Over 50 organizations and community services will join together to cel...

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Posted on: October 28, 2011

Recycle Your Used Motor Oil and Paint

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It’s more convenient than ever to recycle responsibly in Watsonville!
In-store take-back programs are free for residents.

It’s more convenient than ever to recycle responsibly in Watsonville! In-store take-back programs are free for residents. They help you return products like used motor oil and unwanted paint for reuse or recycling. These two products are considered househ...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Pinto Lake City Park

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The City of Watsonville is saddened to learn of the passing of Patricia McQuade ...


The City of Watsonville is saddened to learn of the passing of Patricia McQuade, the concessionaire at Pinto Lake Park, and offers its condolences to the family of Ms. McQuade.

The City of Watsonville is temporarily overseeing the operations at Pinto Lake ...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Council Approves Transportation Projects to Be Funded by Measure D

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The City Council approved an expenditure plan that included seven transportation projects to be funded by Measure D...

Measure D will provide the City with $750,000 per year for the next 30 years.  This funding will be managed and spent in Watsonville and cannot be taken away by the State for other projects. 

The projects were identified through a survey ...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Senior’s/Care Utility User’s Tax Exemption

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Senior’s and Care customers living in the City of Watsonville are eligible for tax breaks on some of their utility bills.

  • Download the application form
  • Mail or deliver the form with a copy of a State/Federal issued identification and one recent utility bill to the City Finance Department at 250 Main Street, Watsonville, CA 95076

Utility User’s Tax Exemption Form &...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

HERO: Home Energy Renovation Opportunity Program

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The HERO program is now available to Watsonville homeowners.

The HERO program is now available to Watsonville homeowners.  HERO, which stands for Home Energy Renovation Opportunity, provides a unique financing option for homeowners who want to install energy efficiency upgrades in their home.  The...

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Posted on: October 28, 2011

Water Line Replacement Project
Crescent Dr., Melrose Ave., & Allston Way

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The water line replacement project has started in various streets of Watsonville!

The following streets will be affected this project: 

  • Crescent Drive
  • Melrose Avenue
  • Allston Way

The project will consist of the installation of:

  • New water mains
  • Isolation Valves
  • Hydrants
  • Domestic Services

The project will begin on April 10, 2017 and the e...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Cruz511 In Your Neighborhood Coming to Watsonville

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Cruz511 In Your Neighborhood is a program designed to connect with people who are interested in leaving their car at home...

What is Cruz 511?

Cruz511 In Your Neighborhood is a program designed to connect with people who are interested in leaving their car at home and making changes in their travel behavior.  The Cruz511 In Your Neighborhood Team will provide customized...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Winning Entry in the 2017 Watsonville Strawberry Festival Poster Contest

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Watsonville's Parks & Community Services Dpt. is pleased to announce the winner of the 2017 Watsonville Strawberry Festival...

Local artist Priscilla Martinez has been selected as the contest winner for her art submission entitled, Strawberry Fiestas.This is the fifth consecutive year that Pricilla has won the poster contest. The winning entry will serve as the official poster fo...

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