Prepared for Disaster – Watsonville Pilots Drill for Disaster Response

Prepared for Disaster - Watsonville Pilots Drill for Disaster Response

October 17th marks the Anniversary of the 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake. The Watsonville Emergency Airlift Command Team (W.E.A.C.T.) made up of volunteer pilots prepare for any future disasters! ...

Watsonville Environmental Science Workshop

Watsonville Environmental Science Workshop

Have you visited the City of Watsonville's Environmental Science Workshop? If you haven't, you're missing out. Find out more about this educational and fun program for the whole family! ...

Citywide Fiber Optic Project is Underway

Citywide Fiber Optic Project is Underway

Have you been wondering why many streets are marked up? Read all about the Citywide Fiber Optics Project!

Packard Foundation Continues to Support the Watsonville Environmental Science Workshop

Packard Foundation Continues to Support the Watsonville Environmental Science Workshop

The David & Lucille Packard Foundation Continues to Support the City's Environmental Science Workshop. Staff receives training so they can continue to offer an educational, yet fun learning experience to ...

Freedom Reservoir Turf Replacement Project

Freedom Reservoir Turf Replacement Project

The Freedom Reservoir Turf Replacement Project began on November 4th. This project has two goals: to save water, and to serve as a demonstration garden. Read more about it...

City Closed Thanksgiving Week: Nov. 24-Nov. 28

City Closed Thanksgiving Week: Nov. 24-Nov. 28

Watsonville facilities will be closed during Thanksgiving Week. Read more to find out the entire details of the closures.

College Rd. Water Main Replacement Project

College Rd. Water Main Replacement Project

The City's Water Division will begin work on November 17th on the College Road Water Main Replacement Project. Read more about it...

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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