City Charter

The current Charter of City of Watsonville was adopted by the City’s electorate on February 16, 1960, and has been amended by the electorate from time to time. The Charter is the organic law, governing how the City shall function conduct its business.  It is the City’s “constitution” in the same was that states and the federal government have a constitution.

Charter Of The City Of Watsonville (353.4 KiB)