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Posted on: March 21, 2017

Death Investigation UPDATE

UPDATE

**********UPDATE************ On March 23nd, 2017 arrest warrants were served on 3 adults in connection with this investigation. Kayla Darlene Juhnke DOB: 05/22/1995 (21 years old) is charged with: 35-9-2.3. Purchase of beverage by adult for person under ...Read on...
Posted on: March 21, 2017

City of Watertown Permits Required

The Engineering Department regulates land disturbing activities by requiring permits for Excavation, Floodplain, Grading, Sidewalk-Approach-Curb/Gutter & Street Cut. They also require a "Permit to Place Building Materials on Streets".

In Watertown, we value our property, our neighbors, and our environment.  We know we are lucky to live in a community with attractive and enriching bodies of water, but are also aware of the challenges they can pose from time to time.  A...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2017

Yard Waste Collection Truck Begins Operation on Monday, March 13

The Watertown Regional Landfill’s yard waste collection truck will begin operation on Monday, March 13th 2017. The yard waste truck collects on the same scheduled weekday as your garbage collection truck.

Please put your green 95 gallon yard waste container out the night before your collection day and remove it from the curbside after collection. The yard waste truck will not be rerouted for late containers. As a reminder, no branches should be placed in...Read on...
Posted on: March 8, 2017

SAVE THOSE BOOKS!

Friends Book Sale will at the County Fair Banquet Hall April 21- 23, 2017. Start saving your books to donate. Please leave your donations of gently used BOOK & DVDs at County Fair Banquet Hall, April 17-20 (9:00 AM to 8:00 PM).

Donations can also be made in specially marked carts at County Fair Foods and HyVee from April 10 to April 20. Please do not bring them to the Library.

Posted on: March 1, 2017

2017 Household Hazardous Waste Event

2017 Household Hazardous Waste Event

FREE RESIDENTIAL DISPOSAL Household Hazardous Wastes SATURDAY, APRIL 29, 2017 8:00 A.M. TO NOON Wastewater Treatment Facility directly south of Sears on Jenson Avenue Bring any products that say: CAUTION REACTIVE COMBUSTIBLE DANGER PESTICIDE ...Read on...
Posted on: February 28, 2017

City Of Watertown Load Limits

During the spring thaw our roads are susceptible to damage by overweight vehicles.

Therefore, the City of Watertown will be implementing a roadway weight restriction beginning March 1st, 2017. The maximum load limit shall be (7) seven tons per axle. Haul routes are to be approved by the Street Superintendent (605-882-6207) or the City...Read more »
Posted on: January 17, 2017

Winter Reading Bingo - Watertown Regional Library

Announcing our new "Winter Reading Bingo" game for adults (18 & up)! Complete a horizontal, vertical or diagonal line for an entry in the prize drawings. Prizes include Dakota Butcher and restaurant gift certificates.

To play, register and track your reading online at http://watertownregionallibrary.readsquared.com/. Winter Reading Bingo will be held from February 1-March 31, 2017. Pre-register at any time.
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Posted on: January 3, 2017

Municipal Utilities Scam

The Watertown Police Department has received multiple reports of attempts to defraud commercial businesses in the Watertown area.

The caller tells the person who answers the phone at the business that their utilities are going to be shut off in 30 minutes if they do not immediately pay their bill over the phone.

Watertown Municipal Utilities has verified that this is a scam. It i...Read on...

Posted on: September 26, 2016

Temporary Sump Pump Variance

As of October 15th, any home or business that needs to continue operating a sump pump discharging clear water may request a variance to discharge to the sanitary sewer. The temporary variance is from October 15th to April 15th.

As of October 15th, any home or business that needs to continue operating a sump pump discharging clear water may request a variance to discharge to the sanitary sewer. The temporary variance is from October 15th to April 15th. Applications for a written ...Read on...