City Facilities Closed Memorial Day: 5/25/15

City Facilities Closed Memorial Day: 5/25/15

City facilities will be closed on Monday, May 25th in observance of Memorial Day. For non-emergencies call 471-1151. For Health & Safety emergencies call 911. For water emergencies call 471-1151.

National Trails Day: June 6

National Trails Day: June 6

Come celebrate National Trails Day on June 6th. Bring the entire family and help restore the Wetlands!

National Public Works Week: May 17-23

National Public Works Week: May 17-23

It's National Public Works Week May 17-23: Solid Waste staff collects your garbage, recycling, yard waste carts, sweeps miles and miles of city streets and much more...

Healthy Dogs Shots Fair June 6th

Healthy Dogs Shots Fair June 6th

The Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter's Healthy Dogs Shots Fair will be happening on Saturday, June 6th. Read more for complete details.

Caltrans Maintenance Project in Watsonville

Caltrans Maintenance Project in Watsonville

Wondering what's going on with all the roadwork in town? Caltrans has a few projects going on in Watsonville. Read more for details.

Earth Day/Day of the Child 2015 A Great Success!

Earth Day/Day of the Child 2015 A Great Success!

Thousands of people attended the 13th Annual Earth Day/Day of the child held at Ramsay Park. Lots of great activities and resources for the entire community!

Summer Fun for Everyone

Summer Fun for Everyone

Summer is just around the corner and it's never too early to plan what activities your kids or yourself will be doing this summer! Read more on a few of ...

Project Bidding

  • Listing of Advertised Projects
  • Listing of Advertised RFQ's and RFP's
  • Bid results
 
 

Public Works & Utilities Department

Steve Palmisano
Director of Public Works & Utilities 
250 Main Street
Watsonville, CA 95076
831-768-3100
Maria Esther Rodriguez
Assistant Director of Public Works & Utilities
250 Main Street
Watsonville, CA 95076
831-768-3100
 

 

 

 

 


As the City’s largest department, the Public Works and Utilities Department operates and maintains nearly all of the City’s infrastructure while also providing many of the City services that residents use on a daily basis.

Who fixes the potholes, removes graffiti, sweeps the streets, keeps the water flowing, collects and treats the sewage, repairs street lights, builds nature trails, maintains the fire engines and police cars, plans and builds streets and  bridges, and empties the garbage and recycle carts? The Public Works and Utilities Department staff works hard to provide these and other essential services to our residents and businesses.

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