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Posted on: September 17, 2021

Four more FREE concerts left in the 2021 Saltonstall Park Concert Series!

There are four more FREE concerts left in the 2021 Saltonstall Park Concert Series! Join us at Saltonstall Park, 149 Main Street (next to Town Hall) on the following Wednesdays:
September 22, 2021 at 6 PM – Radio Honey
September 29, 2021 at 6 PM &...
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Posted on: September 17, 2021

Are you registered to vote in the local Watertown Election on November 2, 2021?

The Voter Registration Deadline for the Watertown 2021 Local Election on November 2, 2021 is by 8PM on Wednesday, October 13, 2021.

The ballot in this election will have questions involving the Town Charter as well as elected positions.

You may also registe...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Town of Watertown Autumn 2021 Newsletter

Read the Town of Watertown Autumn 2021 Newsletter.

In this issue there is information about: the Watertown Local Election on November 2, 2021, Proposed Charter Changes on the November 2, 2021 Ballot, the new Pleasant Street Commuter Shuttle, Bluebikes, eve...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Watertown Local Election Vote By Mail Information

The Watertown 2021 Local Election on November 2, 2021 will have ballot questions involving the Town Charter as well as elected positions.

Vote by mail if you're unable to come to the polls on Election Day. Information about submitting an applicati...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

West Nile Virus Risk level for Watertown and surround communities is high

We have been advised that the Massachusetts Department of Public Health is raising the West Nile Virus Risk level for Watertown and surrounding communities to high. This means that the risk of contracting West Nile Virus is increased and persons over 50 a...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

Pleasant Street Commuter Shuttle

The Watertown Connector Shuttle launched this week, offering Pleasant St. residents and employees transportation from Pleasant Street to Watertown Square and Harvard Square. The WATConnector will stop at Watertown Mews, Riverworks, Watermills/Aver, Watert...
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Posted on: September 7, 2021

Watertown Town Hall hours update

Watertown Town Hall hours are Monday - Friday from 8:30am - 5:00pm. The following town departments are open until 7:00pm on Tuesday evenings:

Assessor’s OfficeTown Clerk’s OfficeTreasurer/Collector’s Office

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Human Case of West Nile Virus Confirmed in Watertown

Please see read the press release about a Human Case of West Nile Virus Confirmed in Watertown.

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Watertown awarded an MVP Action Grant from State

The State has awarded Watertown an MVP Action Grant for a new Equity-Based Community Greening Program! Watertown will work to identify climate-vulnerable areas of town and design green interventions to add trees and stormwater management. 
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Posted on: August 24, 2021

Board Of Health Order on Wearing Face Coverings Indoors August 25, 2021

Board Of Health Order on Wearing Face Coverings Indoors August 25, 2021
The Watertown Board of Health has issued an Order mandating the wearing of face coverings indoors throughout Watertown. Cases of Covid -19 have been increasing in the unvaccinated and ...
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Posted on: July 22, 2021

CPC is now accepting Community Preservation Project Eligibility Forms

The Watertown Community Preservation Committee is now accepting Community Preservation Project Eligibility Forms.
We welcome your ideas for Open Space, Outdoor Recreation, Community Housing, and Historic Preservation projects.
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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Watertown Electricity Choice

Watertown Electricity Choice is a Town sanctioned group electricity purchasing program from the Town of Watertown for Watertown residents and businesses. Watertown Electricity Choice provides:

More renewable energy in your electricity supply

Stable electric...

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

West Nile Virus Confirmed in Mosquitoes from Watertown

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) announced today that West Nile Virus (WNV) has been detected in mosquitoes collected from Watertown, Massachusetts. Read more information from the Health Department.

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Posted on: July 12, 2021

Hurricane Preparedness Week

Tropical Storm Elsa was a reminder that Massachusetts is at risk for tropical storm and hurricane impacts. It was even more timely because this week, July 11-17, 2021, has been proclaimed Hurricane Preparedness Week by Governor Baker.
The Massachu...
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