City of Watertown Local News

Rails to Trails Fire Works Display

July 21st, 2017

This year the Rails to Trails fireworks display will be held on Friday, July 21st at 10:15 p.m. The best viewing will be right downtown at the corner of Lewis Avenue and Madison Street!  

Rails to Trails – 25th Anniversary

July 19th, 2017

Come downtown for two days of fun, food, and events to celebrate summer the Watertown way at the annual Rails to Trails festival. Festivities range from music, a 5k, kids fun zone, play, historical display, car show, bike rodeo, and … Continue reading

Movie in the Park – July 20th – Finding Dory

July 11th, 2017

Help kick of Rails to Trails 25th Anniversary by watching Finding Dory! Movie in the park will be held on Thursday, July 20th at 8:00 p.m. at Pocket Park, 115 Madison St SE. (In the event of in-climate¬†weather the movie … Continue reading

Crack Seal Work to Begin July 12th

July 11th, 2017

Northwest Asphalt will begin crack seal work on July 12th. The areas planned for this work include Mill Ave NE, Hope Ave NE, Grove Ave NE, Carter St NE, Petit Ave and Newton Ave NE. This work includes the routing … Continue reading

Special City Council Work Session – July 13th

July 10th, 2017

The City Council will have a special meeting to discussion mission, vision, and goals in a work session on July 13th at 5:30 p.m. Agenda Page

City Council Meeting – July 11th

July 10th, 2017

The City Council will meet on Tuesday, July 11th for a regularly scheduled meeting. The meeting will be at City Hall at 6:30 p.m. and a work session will be held prior at 5:30 p.m. Visit the agenda page for … Continue reading

EDA Meeting – July 12th

July 10th, 2017

The EDA will meet on Wednesday, July 12th at 8:00 a.m. at City Hall. To view the meeting agenda and packet materials please visit the agenda page. Agenda Page

Recruiting Volunteers for WeCAB

July 7th, 2017

WeCAB Needs Volunteers like you! A steering committee has been formed in partnership between the Watertown Commission on Aging and Mayer Commission on Aging.¬† They are currently looking to recruit volunteers to help provide transportation options to area seniors and … Continue reading

Community Newsletter – Summer Edition

July 6th, 2017

The summer edition of the community newsletter is now available. Information on Movie in the Park, Decreasing Trash Rates, and volunteer recruitment for WeCAB. Community Newsletter

Trail Maintenance on July 6th/7th

July 5th, 2017

Trail maintenance is scheduled for segments around the Grove Street Hockey rink and from Arnica Ave to Paul Ave. These segments are posted closed. The planned surface maintenance is scheduled for July 6th and 7th.