Council Endorses Transportation Plan

Council Endorses Transportation Plan

The Watsonville City Council endorsed the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commissions 2016 Transportation Improvement Plan (TRIP) at its 4/26/16 meeting.

Friends of Pajaro Dunes Donates to Nature Center for Trails

Friends of Pajaro Dunes Donates to Nature Center for Trails

A GIANT Thank you to the Friends of Pajaro Dunes for their generous donation to the Watsonville Nature Center. Their donation will be used for cleaning and maintaining the trails.

Santa Cruz County To Lose $7M From Transportation Funding Cuts

Santa Cruz County To Lose $7M From Transportation Funding Cuts

Despite the efforts by the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC), Santa Cruz County will lose $7M from State Transportation Funding. The cuts includes the HWY 1/Harkins Slough ...

PG&E Contractors Continue Electrical Work on Freedom Blvd. Undergrounding Project

PG&E Contractors Continue Electrical Work on Freedom Blvd. Undergrounding Project

PG&E is continuing work on the electrical portion of the Freedom Blvd. Undergrounding Project. Read more for all the details...

Installation of “No Parking” Signs – Street Sweeping

Installation of No Parking Signs - Street Sweeping

City staff will be installing "No parking" signs around several streets. The "No Parking" signs are to inform residents of the schedule for street sweeping.

City Facilities Closed Monday, May 30th

City Facilities Closed Monday, May 30th

City facilities will be closed on Monday, May 30th in commemoration of Memorial Day.

Freedom Blvd. Adaptive Traffic Signal Project

Freedom Blvd. Adaptive Traffic Signal Project

The Freedom Boulevard Adaptive Traffic Signal Project will improve traffic operations along the corridor and reduce congestion, delays and vehicle emissions.

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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