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Posted on: June 21, 2022

New City of Watsonville’s Water Quality Report - 2022

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The City of Watsonville is proud to provide our customers safe drinking water. Your tap water is tested every step of the way, from our ground water wells and creeks to the pipes leading into your home. Our tap water is regulated by the State and Federal ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2022

Major construction project on Freedom Blvd & Green Valley Rd. set to start next week

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A major construction project that will improve Freedom Blvd. and Green Valley Rd. is expected to start next week. 

Crews will be replacing nearly 6,000 linear feet of old sewer and water pipelines. Construction is expected to last through the end ...

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Posted on: June 14, 2022

Fourth of July safety tips

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The Watsonville Fire Department is sharing several safety tips for this upcoming Fourth of July.

  • Only use State Fire Marshal-approved fireworks 
  • Never use near dry grass or flammable materials
  • Never point or throw fireworks at another person
  • Have a b...
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Posted on: June 14, 2022

Report illegal fireworks via Watsonville Police mobile app

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Download today!

The Watsonville Police Department Mobile App allows community members to directly call and report fireworks-related concerns.

As in past years, the police department will have zero tolerance for illegal fireworks. Those who are caught igniti...

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Posted on: June 14, 2022

Watsonville Police enforcement operations against illegal fireworks

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With the Fourth of July celebrations quickly approaching, the Watsonville Police  Department is already preparing its enforcement operations against illegal fireworks. 

“We will have additional teams of officers patrolling the area for il...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

Music in the Plaza Returns! - Summer Concerts 2022

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Our summer outdoor Music in the Plaza concert series is back and will feature a variety of bands to help you get your groove on! Grab a bite at our downtown restaurants and join us for the music from 6 - 8 PM.

New in 2022, Music in the Plaza is aligned wit...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

Low Income Household Water Assistance Program

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All Californians deserve access to safe and clean water; many households need assistance now.

LIHWAP stands for the Low Income Household Water Assistance Program and it may be able to help you pay your water or wastewater utility bill.

LIHWAP is a federally...

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Posted on: June 20, 2022

Library opens at 1pm on Monday, June 27th

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Watsonville Public Library will open at 1pm on Monday, June 27 due to a staff training. 

All library materials can be returned in the book drops located outside of the library during the closure.

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

Candidate Information Night - Wednesday, June 15, 2022

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The Watsonville City Clerk's Office, in collaboration with the Santa Cruz County Clerk, is holding a Candidate Information Workshop on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 from 6pm - 7:30pm in the Watsonville Civic Plaza Community Room. (275 Main St...

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Posted on: June 7, 2022

Election Day is Today - June 7, 2022

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Election day is Today!
Voters in Santa Cruz County can cast their vote here at the City Clerk’s office located on the top floor of the Civic Plaza (275 Main Street). 
We are a full-service voting center and will be open until 8pm today. For more in...
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Posted on: May 31, 2022

Spirit of Watsonville - 2022 Parade

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The Spirit of Watsonville 4th of July parade proceeds down Main St. from St. Patrick’s Church to First Street. Thousands of spectators line the route five to six people deep. Those wanting a front row seat, place their chairs along the route early in the ...

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Posted on: May 31, 2022

Annual Watsonville PAL Golf Tournament scheduled for September

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The 12th Annual Watsonville Police Activities League Golf Tournament has been scheduled for Friday, September 9 at the Pajaro Valley Golf Course Club. 

All proceeds from the event will support PAL’s athletic and educational youth programs.

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Posted on: May 31, 2022

Outreach program for farmworkers, "Agua con la Chota" returns

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For the first time in more than two years, Watsonville Police officers met face-to-face with some of the hardest working people in our community. 

 

It’s part of our  “Agua con la Chota” or “Water with a Cop,” outreach program, wh...

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Three “test-to-treat” sites now available in Santa Cruz County

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Three “Test-to-Treat” sites are now available in Santa Cruz County. 

 

These sites are a way to receive COVID-19 testing and treatment on-site. Services are free. People who test positive, have symptoms, and are at-risk of serious illness ...

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