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Windows into Watertown Photo Contest

Windows into Watertown is a photo contest that will allow residents to share images that express the feeling, stories, and beauty of Watertown. Send us your photos that highlight what you love about out life in Watertown and you could … Continue reading

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Permitted Storm Damage Solicitors

The City Council has approved the below list of solicitors to perform door to door solicitation of home repair contracting services. This permit only allows for door to door solicitation of services and does not authorize any work to be … Continue reading

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Important Tips for Storm Damage Repairs

The Minnesota Department of Labor & Industry as great information and tips on hiring home contractors to repair storm related damage to their homes. Take some time to review this great information to ensure that you are making the best … Continue reading

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Temporary Seasonal Maintenance Positions

The City is recruiting for temporary seasonal maintenance assistant positions. 24 to 40 hours per week are available, depending upon candidate availability. Positions will last approximately until mid-October. Visit our employment page for more information and to apply.

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Solicitors & Peddler Permits

Solicitation Permits are required for any person, organization or corporation desiring to sell a product door to door or solicit donations within the city limits.  Temporary business merchants must also obtain a permit.  The fee for obtaining a solicitation permit … Continue reading

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Family Fishing Day

Chaska Area Fishing with Friends is sponsoring a free family fishing day on Saturday, August 10th at Riverpointe Park, 1498 Riverpointe Rd. Come check out this beautiful park and fishing pier. The event will be held from 10:00 a.m. to … Continue reading

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Street Seal Coating – July 22nd

Bargen, Inc. will be in the community on Monday, July 22nd to perform street seal coating utilizing a bio-based clear sealer. The street areas to be treated will be Green Ave SE and the Kings Meadows neighborhood (area in blue … Continue reading

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July 9th City Council Meeting

The City Council will meet for a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, July 9th at 6:30 p.m. A work session will be held prior at 5:30 p.m. to discuss blight and nuisance codes. To view the meeting agenda and packet … Continue reading

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Offices Closed for July 4th & 5th

City offices will be closed on July 4th an Friday July 5th. We will re-open at 7:30 a.m. on Monday, July 8th. Please have a safe and joyous July 4th holiday!

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Trail & Sidewalk Input Needed

Do you use any sidewalks and trails throughout the City?  If you do, the City wants your input.  The City of Watertown has an online public engagement application that allows you to provide comments on the existing and future sidewalk … Continue reading

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