12th Annual Earth Day Charles River Cleanup The â€œPeopleâ€™s Riverâ€ gets a spring cleaning from nearly 3,000 volunteers! WHAT: For the past eleven years, the Annual Earth Day Charles River Cleanup has been the largest coordinated Earth Day cleanup in Massachusetts, attracting over 100 volunteer groups from businesses, universities, neighborhoods, civic associations, and scout troops. […]
Remember to turn your clocks ahead Sunday March 13, 2011 at 2 AM, this marks the beginning of Daylight Savings Time. This is also a good time to change the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.
Chief Deveau, Chief Orangio and Superintendent of Public Works Gerry Mee would like to inform you that effective immediately the parking ban is being modified. Parking will now be allowed on the EVEN sides ONLY of all secondary roads. The Overnight parking ban still remains in full effect. There have been two recent major house […]
5:00 AM 02-04-11 Fire Hydrant struck at Main and Myrtle. Water leaking onto street. DPW on scene and has shut off water. Main St. from Myrtle to Green St. iced over. DPW attempting to salt and sand area. Traffic into Watertown Sq. may be affected for the AM commute.
TOWN OF WATERTOWN ANNOUNCES TOWN-WIDE EMERGENCY PARKING BAN FEBRUARY 2, 2011 As a result of this winter’s higher than normal accumulation of snow, streets in Watertown have become narrower with unusually high snow banks. This has made it difficult for emergency vehicles to pass through when responding to calls for assistance. Therefore, the Town must […]
All Public Schools will be closing early on Tuesday, February 1, 2011 due to Snowstorm Watertown High School – Closing at 11:30 AM Watertown Middle School – Closing at 11:45 AM Watertown Elementary Schools – Closing at 12:15 PM
A Snow Emergency will be effect starting at 9:00 am on Tuesday February 1st.
The Snow Emergency has been lifted as of Thursday 01/27/2011 at 5:00 PM
01/27/2011 0300 hours, due to the in effect declared Snow Emergency, the DPW has authorized and begun towing any motor vehicle impedding the snow removal on public ways.
The Town of Watertown has declared a Snow Emergency effective at 9:00 PM on January 26, 2011. Citizens are advised to keep their vehicles off the roadway to allow the DPW to clear the streets