City of Watertown Local News

Fire Department Open House

September 18th, 2019

The Watertown Fire Department will host the annual open house event on Monday, September 23rd from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the fire station, 401 Carter St NE. This family friendly event will feature fire truck rides, fire safety … Continue reading

City Council Meeting – Sept. 10th

September 6th, 2019

The City Council will meet for a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, September 10th at 6:30 p.m. A work session will be held prior at 5:30 p.m. To view the meeting agenda and packet items please visit the Agenda Page.

City Council Meeting – Aug. 27th

August 26th, 2019

The City Council will meet for a regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, August 27th at 6:30 p.m. A work session will be held prior at 5:30 p.m. To view the meeting agenda and packet please visit the Agenda Page.

Windows into Watertown Photo Contest

August 19th, 2019

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

Permitted Storm Damage Solicitors

August 14th, 2019

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

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