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! ...

Water Education Workshop for Teachers

Water Education Workshop for Teachers

Teaching to the Common Core and Next Generat ion Science Standards can be achieved with the California Education and the Environment Initiative Curriculum (EEI) and the Project WET (Water Education ...

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!

Flood Control and Water Conservation District Zone 7 Meeting

Flood Control and Water Conservation District Zone 7 Meeting

Flood Control and Water Conservation District Zone 7 Meeting at the County Building on January 27th. Read more for complete details

World Wetlands Day!

World Wetlands Day!

Come celebrate World Wetlands Day in Watsonville! Be part of a world-wide event by joining the efforts to restore and protect this unique and valuable habitat.

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….