1. Are You Prepared To Weather The Storm?

    ARE YOU PREPARED TO WEATHER THE STORM?

    In case of a wet winter, here are some tips and resources to help you and your family prepare and stay safe. Learn more...
  2. census day - april 1, 2020

    Everyone in Watsonville Counts!

    The Census is so much more than just a head count. It helps determine how much money communities receive for the critical resources that children and families will depend on for the next 10 years. Read on...
  3. ART GRANT PROGRAM

    Public Art Grant Program

    In an effort to increase the creation of public art displays within the City, we are proud to announce the release of the grant guidelines and application to fund four (4) Public Art Projects. Read on...
  4. Moveable Murals Ribbon Cutting

    Moveable Murals Ribbon Cutting & Public Art Announcement

    Movable Murals, a collaborative project of Pajaro Valley Arts and the City, provides a venue for artists and community groups to showcase large-scale paintings to be enjoyed by all. Read on...
  5. photo of sewer pipes in a trench

    Update - Roache Road Sewer Replacement Project

    Progress continues on the Roache road Sewer Replacement Project. Read the complete update for this project. Read on...
  6. WATSONVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT (1)

    Officers track down & return tricycle stolen from disabled elderly man

    Officers tracked down a tricycle that was recently stolen from a disabled senior citizen Read on...
  7. porter building

    Proposals for the Porter Building located in Downtown Watsonville

    The City is seeking proposals to purchase or lease the historic Porter Building, located in the heart of downtown's commercial core area. Please note due to the holidays & interest, the RFP deadline has been extended. Read on...
  8. LHMP_all-dates-Final_EN_JM

    LOCAL HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN

    Have you ever wondered how prepared are you for a natural disaster? Read on...
  9. pedestrians and bicycle riders on the street

    Vision Zero Action Plan 2019

    Review the most updated Vision Zero Action Plan and give us your feedback. Feedback/comments will be accepted until December 20, 2019. Read on...
  10. Agua 2019

    Officers visit fields to provide farmworkers information and guidance

    It's part of “Agua con la Chota” or “Water with a Cop” program Read on...
  11. Sign that says road closure and the dates

    Update - 10/28/19 - FULL ROAD CLOSURE

    Full road closure on Green Valley Road between Struve Slough & Carey Ave. 10/26/19 to 10/31/19 Read on...
  12. Newsflash_Waste_Wizard_Live_Now

    Ask the Wizard

    Not sure how to properly dispose of something? Visit and use our new web application to find out if a material can be reused, recycled, composted or disposed. Read on...
  13. Jacobs heart CANVA
  14. JPG 2019 Jacobs Heart1

    Watsonville Police Officers grow beards to help children with cancer

    The department suspended its “facial hair” policy for its annual fundraiser Read on...
  15. SPN VK CASE

    Familia de la Costa Central cae víctima de secuestradores virtuales

    Una familia de la Costa Central vivió una verdadera pesadilla vacacionando en México Read on...
  16. ENG VK CASE

    Central Coast family falls victim to virtual kidnappers

    A vacation in Mexico turned into a living nightmare for a Central Coast family Read on...
  17. Body cam JPG

    WPD Officers now equipped with body-worn cameras

    This is a project that has been in the works for about two years Read on...
  18. Watsonville PD

    City of Watsonville Roll Out Safety Campain

    The City of Watsonville and the Watsonville Police Department have joined forces to launch a campaign designed to improve safety for drivers, pedestrians and cyclists in certain areas of the city. Read on...
  19. MusicInThePlaza

    Music in the Plaza

    June 20 - Sept. 19 Thursdays 6-8pm Read on...
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