Water Line Replacement Scheduled to Begin in July

Water Line Replacement Scheduled to Begin in July

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 ...

City Hoping Residents Keep Off the Grass

City Hoping Residents Keep Off the Grass

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!

RTC: Transportation Measure Headed for November Ballot

RTC: Transportation Measure Headed for November Ballot

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.

CCC Cleans Area of Ohlone Parkway & Harkins Slough Road

CCC Cleans Area of Ohlone Parkway & Harkins Slough Road

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.

It’s Time to Visit the Watsonville Nature Center

It's Time to Visit the Watsonville Nature Center

Come and bring the entire family to the Watsonville Nature Center and see what activities they have planned! You'll be sure to enjoy!

Urban Water Management Plan

Urban Water Management Plan

A draft of the 2015 Urban Water Management Plan is available for public review.

American Public Works Association Summer Training Session – June 28, 2016

American Public Works Association Summer Training Session - June 28, 2016

American Public Works Association, Monterey Bay Chapter Training Committee to hold "Roundabout and Safety Performance Training" on 6/28/16. Read more for all the details.

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.

You can read more About Us….