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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Update - Roache Road Sewer Replacement Project

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Progress continues on the Roache road Sewer Replacement Project. Read the complete update for this project.

Progress continues on the Roache Road Sewer Replacement project. The Contractor anticipates that trenching will be completed within the next few weeks, followed shortly thereafter by trench paving restoration to complete the project.

As a reminder, working...

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Public Works
Posted on: November 8, 2019

LOCAL HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN

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Have you ever wondered how prepared are you for a natural disaster?

The City of Watsonville has recently embarked on developing a Local Hazard Mitigation Plan to identify potential natural disasters in our community.    

Remember to attend one of our upcoming community planning meetings.

Your input is impo...

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Public Works
Posted on: November 14, 2019

ROAD CLOSURE - Intersection of Freedom Blvd. & Green Valley Rd.

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Starting this Sunday, 11/17/19 through Thursday, 11/21/19 the water services crew will be closing the intersection of Freedom Blvd. and Green Valley Rd. from 7:00 p.m. to 5:30 a.m.

Be aware that the City's Water Services crew will be working from 7:00 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. Sunday 11/17 through Thursday, 11/21 during which time the intersection of Freedom Blvd. & Green Valley Road will be closed. The work will involve reconstruction ...
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Public Works
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Vision Zero Action Plan 2019

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Review the most updated Vision Zero Action Plan and give us your feedback. Feedback/comments will be accepted until December 20, 2019.

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 the City of Watsonville at its January 16, 2018 me...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Ask the Wizard

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Not sure how to properly dispose of something? Visit and use our new web application to find out if a material can be reused, recycled, composted or disposed.

The City of Watsonville Public Works and Utilities Department is proud to announce the release of their new recycling web-application, the Watsonville Waste Wizard.  This new digital tool will assist residents who currently receive garbage collec...

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Ditch the Bottle & Refill with Watsonville Tap Water

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Why spend your hard earned money on single use plastic water bottles?

Why spend your hard earned money on single use plastic water bottles, when you can safely drink Watsonville's tap water for just pennies per gallon?

Every day the City of Watsonville pumps, treats, tests, and delivers nearly 7 million gallons of clean drin...

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