Measure D Passes!

Measure D Passes!

It’s official! More than two-thirds of Santa Cruz County voters said “yes” to Measure D. Read more to learn what this means for Watsonville.

Going with the Flow

Going with the Flow

Big thanks to our collection team for cleaning every pipe in the City! Find out how you can help keep them clean and prevent overflows.

Update – Water Line Replacement Project – Watsonville Square

Update - Water Line Replacement Project - Watsonville Square

Update on the Watsonville Square Water Main Replacement Project. Weather permitting, this project will be completed soon.

Freedom Blvd. Reconstruction Project UPDATE

Freedom Blvd. Reconstruction Project UPDATE

Work continues on the Freedom Blvd. Reconstruction Project. Expect delays through December 22nd. Residents are encouraged to find alternate routes.

Signal Modification & Intersection Reconfiguration on Main & Maple/Second St. – Complete

Signal Modification & Intersection Reconfiguration on Main & Maple/Second St. - Complete

Please be aware of the changes in the signals and the re-striping at Main & Maple/Second! (photos by Register Pajaronian Staff)

Calming the Storm – Low Impact Development Project Tour

Calming the Storm - Low Impact Development Project Tour

Come tour five new stormwater projects that highlight low impact development strategies on December 15th. Read more for all the details.

Watsonville Environmental Science Workshop – Haunted House

Watsonville Environmental Science Workshop - Haunted House

Yes, Halloween is over but see how the Watsonville Environmental Science Workshop built their Haunted House out of recycled materials. Read more to learn the workshop's schedule.

Finance Department

Ezequiel Vega, Director

250 Main St.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 768-3450
Contact Us

 

 

Purchasing Division

250 Main St.
Watsonville, CA 95076
(831) 768-3461
Contact Us

Hours of operation:

Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

The department’s primary objective is to ensure that fiscal resources are properly accounted for, used and maximized by the City and made available for provision of services to the public. Accordingly, links to detailed annual Budgets and Annual Audited Financial Statements for the City are contained within the department’s page.

Main Functions of the department include:

  • General Accounting
    • Accounts Payable
    • General Ledger Management
    • Accounting System Management
    • Grant Management
    • Debt Management
    • Payroll
    • Accounts Receivable
    • Business Licensing
  • Purchasing
    • Acquisition of equipment, supplies and services
    • Appropriate utilization of public funds
  • Treasury Management
  • Financial Reporting
    • Period reporting
    • Annual Audits
  • Budgeting
    • Preparation, Presentation, and Publication of the Budget
    • Budget Management