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Posted on: September 1, 2020

Downtown Watsonville Specific Plan

Downtown Watsonville Specific Plan

The City of Watsonville initiated a Specific Plan for downtown Watsonville. This planning effort will build on the historic origins of the area while establishing a clear vision for the future of downtown Watsonville.

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In July 2019, the City of Watsonville initiated a Specific Plan for downtown Watsonville.  This planning effort will build on the historic origins of the area while establishing a clear vision for the future of downtown Watsonvill...

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Posted on: June 7, 2020

Restaurants and Retail Businesses to use Outdoor Areas for Outdoor Dining and Display Areas

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City allowing for restaurants and retail businesses to use outdoor areas for outdoor dining and display areas with approval of a Temporary COVID-19 Encroachment Agreement.

Watsonville City Manager, Matt Huffaker, signed Emergency Order 2020-01 on Friday, June 5, 2020, allowing for restaurants and retail businesses to use outdoor areas for outdoor dining and display areas with approval of a Temporary COVID-19 Encroachment Ag...

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Community Development
Posted on: May 14, 2020

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPT WILL CONTINUE SERVICES ELECTRONICALLY

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Based on the May 1, 2020 Health Order, we will be issuing building and engineering permits for all types of construction projects.

Due to the Santa Cruz County Shelter in Place Order, the Community Development Department is providing development services remotely, as we care about our health and yours. 

On April 1st, the Community Development Department shifted its service de...

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Community Development
Posted on: May 14, 2020

EL DEPARTAMENTO DE DESARROLLO URBANO CONTINUARÁ SERVICIOS AL PÚBLICO MEDIANTE MEDIOS ELECTRONICOS

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A base de la Orden de Salud del 1 de mayo de 2020, emitiremos permisos de construcción e ingeniería para todo tipo de proyectos de construccion.

Debido a la Orden de Refugio en el Hogar del Condado de Santa Cruz, el departamento de Desarrollo Urbano está proporcionando servicios de desarrollo de forma remota, ya que nos preocupamos por nuestra salud y la suya.

El 1 de abril, el departame...

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Community Development
Posted on: April 22, 2020

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) COVID-19

CDBG COVID19

The City of Watsonville has received additional CDBG funding to help communities deal with the impacts of COVID 19 and related shutdowns.

With the recently passed Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act the City of Watsonville has received additional CDBG funding to help communities deal with the impacts of COVID 19 and related shutdowns.

For questions regarding this fundi...

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