Archive for the ‘ Community Development ’ Category


November 8, 2016 General Municipal Election

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

General Municipal Election will be held on November 8, 2016. Nomination Period for seats in Council Districts 1, 2, and 6 opens July 18 and closes August 12th. Read more for all the details.

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American Public Works Association Summer Training Session – June 28, 2016

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

American Public Works Association, Monterey Bay Chapter Training Committee to hold “Roundabout and Safety Performance Training” on 6/28/16. Read more for all the details.

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Weekend Voting Available this Weekend

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016

If you can’t make it to your polling place on Election Day, City Clerk’s Office will be open on the Weekend of June 4 & 5, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m……Read for more details!

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Does Your Home Need Repairs or Renovations?

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

Is your home in need of repairs or renovations? The City’s Community Development Department provides assistance to low-income homeowners! Read more for all the details…

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Early Voting

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

Santa Cruz County mailed almost 77,000 ballots to voters on Monday, May 9th! Early voting is also available beginning May 9th. Read more for all the details…

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Summer Fun for Everyone

Friday, April 29th, 2016

Public Works & Utilities, Parks & Community Services and the Public Library are offering an array of fun summer activities for the entire family!

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Council Endorses Transportation Plan

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

The Watsonville City Council endorsed the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commissions 2016 Transportation Improvement Plan (TRIP) at its 4/26/16 meeting.

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Construction of Fed Ex

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Construction of FedEx is progressing well. Take a look at some great photos of the construction!

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Improving Permit Review & Approval of Small Solar Systems

Monday, April 4th, 2016

Great news for Watsonville home owners who are considering going solar! Read more to find out how the City is improving permit review and approval of small solar systems.

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Striping Begins on 3/29/16

Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

Striping of “STOP” “Crosswalk,” and “School Crossing” around various schools will begin on March 29th. This is part of the “Safe Routes to School Project.” Read more to view a list of the schools.

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