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New Street Lights on Freedom Boulevard

Monday, June 27th, 2016

Installation of 18 new street lights on Freedom Boulevard between High Street and Miles Lane is complete. Read more for all the details on this project.

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1st Annual Report From the Revenue Measure Oversight Committee

Monday, June 27th, 2016

Read the 1st Annual Report from the Revenue Measure Oversight Committee.

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 Mayor Felipe Hernandez to Hold Open Office Hours

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Mayor Felipe Hernandez announced today that he will begin keeping regular office hours in the Watsonville Civic Plaza Building starting July 7, 2016.

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Safe and Sane Fireworks -Safety Tips

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Independence Day 2016 is rapidly approaching. This is a time for great celebration in honor of our nation’s birthday, but we must remember to celebrate safely and responsibly.

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Water Line Replacement Scheduled to Begin in July

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

The next project scheduled for the Water Services Division is the replacement of water lines along the Watsonville Square Shopping Center that is set to begin in July. Read more for all the details.

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City Hoping Residents Keep Off the Grass

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

The City of Watsonville continues to create “demonstration landscaping” to hopefully inspire residents and businesses to replace their lawns. Read more to find out how!

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Bookmark Contest Winners

Monday, June 20th, 2016

Thank you to all our participants and congratulations to our winners. The contest was a huge success and will become an annual Summer Reading Event!

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RTC: Transportation Measure Headed for November Ballot

Thursday, June 16th, 2016

The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) will place a safety, pothole repair, traffic relief, transportation improvement measure on the November 2016 ballot. Read more for all the details.

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“Ride the Levee” Community Bike Ride – July 9th

Thursday, June 16th, 2016

Come join Mayor Felipe Hernandez for “Ride the Levee” Community Bike Ride on Saturday, July 9th at 10:00am.

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CCC Cleans Area of Ohlone Parkway & Harkins Slough Road

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

Efforts by the City of Watsonville, Watsonville Wetlands Watch and the California Conservation Corps, the corner of Ohlone Parkway and Harkins Slough Road were cleared of trash and nonnative plants.

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