Latest Watsonville News


Freedom Blvd. Reconstruction Project

August 29th, 2016

The Freedom Blvd. Reconstruction Project is expected to begin on Monday, August 29th. Traffic will be impacted during construction that will take approximately four months.


Watsonville Historical Newspaper Archive

August 24th, 2016

The Watsonville Public Library is excited to announce that we’re helping to preserve Watsonville’s history through the digitization of over 100 years of local newspapers.


End of Life Option Act Bilingual Community Forum

August 24th, 2016

A town hall meeting will be held to learn more about the End of Life Option Act law on September 8th at 6 p.m.


Transportation Improvement Plan Funds Neighborhood Projects

August 23rd, 2016

Learn more about Measure D, the Transportation Improvement Plan which provides funding for transportation projects.


View the “State of the City” Video

August 16th, 2016

If you missed the First “State of the City” Address, you can view the video.


Watsonville Wednesday

August 15th, 2016

Come and join us for “Watsonville Wednesday” this coming Wednesday, August 17th at the City Plaza from Noon to 1:00 p.m.


However You Move – Get there Safer and Faster – SCCRTC

August 11th, 2016

Read the Fact Sheet on the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission’s 2016 Transportation Improvement Plan (TRIP).


Work Continues on the First Adaptive Traffic Control System

August 3rd, 2016

Work continues along Freedom Blvd. for the installation of the City’s first adaptive traffic control systems. Read more to learn all the details of this project.


City of Watsonville’s First State of the City Address

August 2nd, 2016

Join us for the First State of the City Address on August 10th. Let’s celebrate the many accomplishments of the past year and look to what’s ahead in 2016.


Back to School Crafts

August 2nd, 2016

Get ready for the new school year by creating and decorating school utensils. Wednesday, August 24th Freedom Homework Center and Wednesday, August 31st 6:00pm Main Library Children’s Room.