Closures During the Holidays

Closures During the Holidays

City facilities will be closed for the Holidays, Christmas & New years and additional days due to continued budget reductions. Read more for contact information during the closures.

Sandbags

Sandbags

Sandbags are available for those who may need them. Read more on where you can get your sandbags. Be safe out there and drive carefully.

Are You Prepared for the Pending Storm?

Are You Prepared for the Pending Storm?

PG&E urges customers to stay safe during storms. Read more for tips from PG&E to help you stay safe during stormy weather.

School Crossing Upgrades

School Crossing Upgrades

The City will be upgrading 31 intersection locations adjacent to thirteen middle and elementary schools. Read more to find out about the locations.

Water Main Replacement Program

Water Main Replacement Program

City Public Works Engineers and Water Services Division have been working hard to replace miles of aging water pipelines for our community.

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! ...

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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