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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Free Compost for Watertown Residents with Municipal Utilities Bill

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Public Service Announcement

 

Watertown Regional Landfill

Compost Available 2021

 

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 22, 2021

Sump Pumps Prohibited From Discharging to Sanitary Sewer

Sump Pump Variance

Sump pump water is prohibited from being discharged to the sanitary sewer.  It is imperative that sump pump water be directed to your yard, street curb and gutter, or another acceptable location. Remember to lay your sump pump hose out on a decli...

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Wastewater
Posted on: April 19, 2021

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 attac...

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Regional Landfill (Solid Waste)
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Annual City Wide Clean-Up Week Starts Monday April 26, 2021

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Public Service Announcement

City of Watertown

City Wide Clean-up 

Spring 2021

 

The City of Watertown will sponsor the Annual City Wide Clean-up starting Monday April 26, 2021 through Friday April 30, 2021.  

 

Place your items...

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Regional Landfill (Solid Waste)
Posted on: April 10, 2021

Free Dumping for Watertown Residents begins April 12th

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Watertown Regional Landfill

 and Solid Waste Collection

 Free Landfill Weeks Spring 2021

 

The Watertown Regional Landfill will provide free residential dumping (garbage, trees, yard waste, e-waste, white goods, and cardboard) for C...

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Regional Landfill (Solid Waste)
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Learn About Vaping Among Youth

Watertown Health Education

March 24, 2021: Resources for Parents & Others Guiding Youth

March 22 – 28th is National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week.  It is an annual, week-long, health observance that brings teens and experts together to discuss the scientific fac...

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Health Education
Posted on: March 29, 2021

Scam Alert

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The Watertown Police Department has taken recent reports of individuals scammed out of money.  Here are some signs of a scam to help you avoid falling for one.   

 Four Signs That It’s a Scam 

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Police Department
Posted on: March 16, 2021

Door to Door Sales

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With nice weather approaching, we will begin seeing an increase in door-to-door sales.

In Watertown, anyone who engages in selling property by going place to place or house to house and carries with them the property for delivery at the time of sale needs ...

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Police Department
Posted on: March 8, 2021

City Of Watertown Load Limits

Watertown Street Department

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 8th, 2021.

 

The maximum load limi...

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Street Department
Posted on: March 5, 2021

2021 Household Hazardous Waste Event Is April 24th From 8 AM to Noon

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Public Service Announcement

City of Watertown 

Solid Waste Department

 

Spring 2021

Household Hazardous Waste Event

 

Wastewater Treatment Facility

West of the Watertown Mall

on Jenson Avenue

  

Saturday April 24rd&nb...

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Regional Landfill (Solid Waste)
Posted on: February 18, 2021

Public Comment Decorum Policy

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City of Watertown Policy Regarding Council Meeting Public Comment Decorum

 

1.0 Purpose

The purpose of this policy is to establish rules of decorum for public comments at City Council meetings. 

2.0 General

In accordance with SDCL 1-25-1, t...

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Posted on: January 27, 2021

COVID-19 Scams

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The Watertown Police Department received information regarding scams occurring in our state and all over the United States.  Scammers are using the coronavirus vaccines as a way to scam individuals out of personal information and money.  ...

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Police Department
Posted on: January 8, 2021

New Mental Health Officer Program

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Watertown police officers are frequently called to incidents where people are in a mental health crisis or suffer from substance abuse and addiction. From September 2019 to September 2020, WPD Officers responded to 368 mental health related calls. &nb...

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Police Department
Posted on: October 16, 2020

Digging Deadline For Digging In City Streets

Watertown Street Department

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

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

Starting Oct. 23rd, 2020 through May 1st, 2021, only emergency sit...

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Street Department