Current News

Press Release - Washington Street Closure

Please see the following press release.Press Release Washington Street 04 12 24


On April 15, 2024, Arcade St. between Arsenal and Court St. will be closed for an indeterminate time while work is completed at Lachenauer Plaza.  Additionally, construction will resume on Washington St. and Court St.

Washington Street - Middle Lane Closed April 17 - April 18

The MIDDLE LANE of Washington St. will be closed between Paddock St. and Keyes Ave on Wednesday April 17th and 18th.  The two outer lanes will be open to traffic at all times,


Winslow Street will have traffic delays on April 15, 2024 - July 19, 2024 due to construction.

The City is receiving $1 million to support the construction of a new water treatment (DBP)

Latest City News- Water Treatment Improvements.pdf 

Watertown Launches Interactive Map for Upcoming Solar Eclipse Event

The City of Watertown announces the launch of a new interactive map in preparation for the Solar Eclipse Event on April 8th. The link for the map can be found here:                                       …

Court Street Reconstruction - Public Information Video

Click here to learn more about the Court Street reconstruction project, including information about reverse angled parking and other aspects of the project.

Winter Restrictions

City of Watertown Department of Public Works and Police Department would like to remind residents of winter restrictions. Full Details Here 

Property Maintenance Code of New York State: Premises Identfication

PRESS RELEASE - Premises Identification.pdf