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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Free Compost for Watertown Residents with Municipal Utilities Bill

Garden Compost

 Public Service Announcement

 Watertown Regional Landfill

Compost Available 2020

Each residence of the City of Watertown is entitled to 2 free tons of compost annually with a Municipal Utility bill.  Please bring your resi...

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Regional Landfill (Solid Waste)
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Media briefing on COVID-19 - time change for today

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Media briefing on COVID-19 - time change for today

Today at 3:30pm, we will be hosting our daily COVID-19 informational briefing for the media at City Hall. This is a change from our regularly scheduled time of 3:00pm.

The change in time will allow individuals to watch South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem as ...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Vandalism

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The Watertown Police Department is looking for assistance from the public with regards to a rash of recent vandalisms.

The Watertown Police Department is looking for assistance from the public with regards to a rash of recent vandalisms.

Between March 25th and March 31st, several vehicles have been vandalized with reports of broken windows or paint and body damage in the S...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Temporary Sump Pump Variance Period - Cancelled - Effective March 29, 2020

Sump Pump Variance

Due to the potential for flood conditions and a significant increase in flow at the wastewater facility (approximately 2,000,000 gallons per day), the temporary variance period for sump pumps to discharge clear water to the sanitary sewer was cancelled on...

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Wastewater
Posted on: April 1, 2020

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the following City Events are tentatively postponed

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City of Watertown

Public Service Announcement

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the following City Events are tentatively postponed:

  • Free residential landfill disposal
  • 4th Avenue S.W. Spring Yard Waste Site
  • City Wide Clean-up
  • Household Hazardous Wast...
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Holiday Garbage Collection
Posted on: April 1, 2020

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the following City Events are tentatively postponed

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City of Watertown

Public Service Announcement

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the following City Events are tentatively postponed:

  • Free residential landfill disposal
  • 4th Avenue S.W. Spring Yard Waste Site
  • City Wide Clean-up
  • Household Hazardous Wast...
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Posted on: March 31, 2020

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the following City Events are tentatively postponed

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City of Watertown

Public Service Announcement

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the following City Events are tentatively postponed:

  • Free residential landfill disposal
  • 4th Avenue S.W. Spring Yard Waste Site
  • City Wide Clean-up
  • Household Hazardous Wast...
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Posted on: March 31, 2020

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the following City Events are tentatively postponed

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City of Watertown

Public Service Announcement

Due to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the following City Events are tentatively postponed:

  • Free residential landfill disposal
  • 4th Avenue S.W. Spring Yard Waste Site
  • City Wide Clean-up
  • Household Hazardous Wast...
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Regional Landfill (Solid Waste)
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Household Garbage Collection Guidelines

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Watertown Regional Landfill

 and Solid Waste Collection

 Household Garbage Collection Guidelines

Residents must place all of their garbage inside their container.  The lid must be closed when the container is placed out for collect...

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Regional Landfill (Solid Waste)
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Yard Waste Containers Are Available

Solid Waste News

Watertown Regional Landfill

 and Solid Waste Collection

 Yard Waste Containers Are Available

The City of Watertown has containers for sale that can be used to store and dispose of yard waste. These containers have wheels and attached lids.&...

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Regional Landfill (Solid Waste)
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Drug Arrest Report 03.23.20 to 03.29.20

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Drug Arrest Report 03.23.20 to 03.29.20

Drug Arrest Report 03.23.20 to 03.29.20

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Drug Arrest Report 03.16.20 to 03.22.20

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Drug Arrest Report 03.16.20 to 03.22.20

Drug Arrest Report 03.16.20 to 03.22.20

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Watertown Area Briefing Today at 9:30 AM

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Today at 9:30 AM, following Governor Noem's press conference, there will be a briefing giving the most up-to-date information regarding the Watertown area community.

Today at 9:30 AM, following Governor Noem’s press conference, there will be a briefing giving the most up-to-date information regarding the Watertown area community.

The briefing will be on Facebook Live via the page "Watertown Covid-19"...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

COVID-19 SCAM & SAFETY ALERT

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In these uncertain times, there are people looking to take advantage of our concerns and fears regarding COVID-19.

In these uncertain times, there are people looking to take advantage of our concerns and fears regarding COVID-19. The Watertown Police Department is stressing extra caution and vigilance before opening emails or clicking on web links claiming to have inf...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Media briefing on COVID-19 at 3 PM today

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Media briefing on COVID-19 at 3 PM today

Today at 3PM, Community experts and Mayor Sarah Caron will brief the media again on the most up-to-date information regarding COVID-19 for the Watertown area community. At this time, there are not any confirmed positive COVID-19 test results in our commun...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Media briefing on COVID-19 at 3 PM today

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Media briefing on COVID-19 at 3 PM today

Today at 3PM, Community experts and Mayor Sarah Caron will brief the media on the most up-to-date information regarding COVID-19 for the Watertown area community. At this time, there are not any confirmed positive COVID-19 test results in our community.

Th...

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

City Of Watertown Load Limits

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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 10th, 2020.

The maximum load limit shall be (7) seve...

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Street Department
Posted on: February 3, 2020

Scam Alert

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During the weekend of February 1st and 2nd, the Watertown Police Department took two reports in which our citizens had money extorted from them.

During the weekend of February 1st and 2nd, the Watertown Police Department took two reports in which our citizens had money extorted from them. In both instances, the victims received a telephone call. The number displayed on caller ID in both occurrence...

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Digging Deadline For Digging In City Streets

Watertown Street Department

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Every October, the Watertown Street Department asks contractors to discontinue digging in city streets due to the seasonal closure of the asphalt hot mix plant.

Starting Oct. 25, 2019, through May 1st, 2020, only emergency si...

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