City of Watertown Local News

Important Tips for Storm Damage Repairs

August 7th, 2019

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

Temporary Seasonal Maintenance Positions

August 6th, 2019

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.

Solicitors & Peddler Permits

August 5th, 2019

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

Family Fishing Day

August 5th, 2019

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

Street Seal Coating – July 22nd

July 19th, 2019

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

July 9th City Council Meeting

July 4th, 2019

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

Offices Closed for July 4th & 5th

July 3rd, 2019

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!

Trail & Sidewalk Input Needed

July 2nd, 2019

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

Community Newsletter – Summer Edition

June 28th, 2019

The summer edition of the community newsletter. In it you will find information about the upcoming Rails to Trails Festival, a new web tool to provide some public feedback on trails and sidewalks, the water consumer confidence report, and more! … Continue reading

June 27th Planning Commission Meeting

June 24th, 2019

The Planning Commission will meet for a regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, June 27th at 6:30 p.m. To view the meeting agenda and packet please visit the agenda page.