Posted on: July 20, 2017

City of Watsonville Request for Qualifications: Renewable Energy Project Development

solar on landfill

The City of Watsonville endeavors to offset 100% of municipal power needs and create a surplus of renewable power that can be sold back to the grid. In order to achieve this bold sustainability goal, the City has developed a Request For Qualifications.

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

How Do I Address Traffic Issues on My Street?

clifford Traffic Calming

Resolving traffic issues works best when residents and City staff work together. City efforts to successfully solve traffic safety issues in neighborhoods are only effective with the participation of the community. The City's Neighborhood Traffic Plan app...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Wetlands to the Sea

Tami Kids on the Beach

You're invited to join the 14th Annual Wetlands to the Sea field trip program for ages seven (7) and older. Explore our beautiful outdoors on fun field trips and best of all it's FREE for Watsonville residents.

Program meets:

10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

ThursdaysJu...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

July is Smart Irrigation Month

Water Smart Landscaping

The City of Watsonville Water District recognizes July as Smart Irrigation Month, as irrigation water-use typically peaks. It's the perfect time to reduce landscape water needs. Please check out our resources, rebates and tips for Smart Irrigation!

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Public Works-News
Posted on: June 28, 2017

Plastic Free July

Mound of Plastic by beach

Joining the challenge is quite simple...choose to refuse single-use plastic during July. Plastic Free July aims to raise awareness of the problems with single-use disposable plastic and challenges people to do something about it. You’ll be joining a milli...

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Public Works-News
Posted on: June 28, 2017

Recycling 101 at Northgate Apartments

staff with recycling bin

On Tuesday, June 27th, Public Works Outreach Team visited Northgate Apartments to provide residents a free recycling bin and explain the benefits of working together to save landfill space while diverting materials like plastic, glass, aluminum and paper ...

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

Curbside Collection of Yard Waste is FREE

Yard Waste Cart

If you don’t have a yard waste cart and you have the need for one, call Customer Service at 768-3133. This service is free to all residents. The cart size is 95 gallons and is picked up on curbside every other week.

If you have questions, call Customer Ser...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Your Dollars at Work

You Dollars at Work

Utility ratessupport infrastructure improvements required to continuedelivering safe and reliable water, sewer, and solid wasteservices to our customers.

Every day we pump, treat, test and deliver nearly 7 million gallons of water from our local groundwate...

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