Today the department received a grant from Executive Office of Public Safety to combat underage drinking. View the entire Press Release here.
There appear to be robo-dialers targeting Watertown residents in an attempt to collect debit card information. The messages received indicate your card has been locked out and they request you enter your information to unlock your card. These messages have used Watertown Savings Bank,Â Sovereign Bank or no name at all. These calls are originating […]
TRAFFIC DIVISION Dear Watertown Residents, Fall has arrived and the weather is getting colder; signaling the coming of typical New England weather. Late November usually brings with it cold rains, a vast array of fallen leaves and then ice and snow. The Department of Public Works needs to have the streets clear of any parked […]
There have been numerous reports throughout the area Greater Boston area about gypsy driveway paving scams. They will come to residentâ€™s homes and state that they have extra material and offer to pave the driveways for a low price. Upon completion of the job they will demand more money than originally quoted. Additionally there have […]
You may have heard that Federal authorities conducted a search this morning of a residence in Watertown possibly associated with the Times Square bombing incident.Â Chief Deveau would like to advise you that there is absolutely no threat, or need for concern, to the residents of Watertown.Â Due to its nature, this incident has sparked […]
The Fire Department is investigating a smoke condition with sprinkler activation in the area of 22 Mount Auburn Street and Main Street. Traffic is being diverted from the area, South bound traffic on Mount Auburn Street is being diverted onto Summer Street to Waverley Avenue. Update from the Fire Department is a sprinkler activation, fire […]
Â The town has received a limited supply of bottled drinking water. The water will be distributed at the DPW Yard at 124 Orchard StreetÂ beginning at 6:30 PM.Â You must bring proof of Watertown residency such as a license, utility bill orÂ tax bill to receive water. Due to the limited supply we will […]
The Town of Watertown Emergency Management Agency would like to inform youÂ that water service to all MWRA customer communities east of Weston has been interrupted by a major water pipe break in Weston.Â Due to this break, A BOIL WATER ORDER IS BEING ISSUED FOR DRINKING WATER FOR ALL MWRA COMMUNITIES EAST OF WESTON […]
The Town of Watertown Emergency Management Agency would like to inform you that there is a major leak on the main MWRA water pipe in the town of Weston.Â This could potentially interrupt water service to all MWRA customers east of the leak including Watertown.Â The MWRA has asked that Watertown residence stop using water […]
The Watertown Police Department wishes Officers Patricia Grady her sister Sheila Grady-Duguay the best of luck as they participate in this year’s Boston Marathon. This will be Patricia’s 5th run and Sheila’s first.