Archive for the ‘ Public Works ’ Category


Installation of Red Curbing in Residential Areas

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Public Works staff will begin the installation of red curbing on July 1st. This project will continue for approximately eight months. Read more for all the details.

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Watsonville Endorses Sales Tax Measure for Transportation Improvements

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

The Watsonville City Council voted 7-0 to approve a resolution endorsing a proposed 30-year half cent sales tax measure that would raise an estimated $500 million to local transportation improvements. Read more…

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Keeping Up With Watsonville

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Keep up with what’s going on in Watsonville: National Night Out, Installation of No Parking street sweeping signs and the Strawberry Festival.

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Turf Rebate Program Continues and so Does the Drought

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Over 70 homes in Watsonville have taken advantage of the Turf Rebate Program, be one of them! Cut your water use by replacing high water lawns with drought tolerant, permeable landscaping. The City offers rebates up to $500 for residential customers and $1000 for multi-family, commercial, and institutional customers. To schedule a FREE visit from […]

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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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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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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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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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