Fire Department and School Department Discuss Changes Under This Year’s Budget Town Hall- The Town Council met as a Committee of the Whole for the final time on Tuesday, May 22 so the Fire Department and School Department could present their budget plans for the fiscal year. Check Out the Video! Produced by Ashley Hardy, […]
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Town Council Votes to Not Prohibit Self-Storage Units in Watertown Town Hall – The Town Council concluded discussions and voted on whether or not to prohibit self-storage units in Watertown at its May 22 meeting. Check Out the Video! Produced by Ashley Hardy, Production Coordinator May 24, 2018 Back to Watertown Weekly News Page
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Updates on Police Department’s Immigration Policy, Common Street Rotary, and More from Recent Budget Hearings Town Hall – Each year around this time, the Town Council holds special budget hearings with the heads of all the town departments. During these hearings, each department makes a presentation about its accomplishments from the past year as well […]
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Town Council Appoints New Planning Board Member, Discusses New Parking Management System Town Hall – At the May 8 Town Council meeting, Councilors appointed architect Jason Cohen to the Watertown Planning Board. Later in the meeting, there was a discussion about implementing a new parking management system in town. Check Out the Video! Produced by […]
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Multiple Town Positions Being Added Under 2019 Budget Town Hall – At a Special Town Council meeting held on May 1, Town Manager Michael Driscoll officially submitted the 2019 fiscal year budget. The budget will include adding an additional police officer and firefighter. The majority of the budget presentation focused on the costs of school […]
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Town Councillors Approve Funding to Renovate a Watertown Fire Station Town Hall – At the April 10 Town Council meeting, Councilors approved funds to renovate the North Fire Station in Watertown. Check Out the Video! Produced by Sam Dudley, Production Coordinator April 12, 2018 Back to Watertown Weekly News Page
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Retired Town Councilor Appointed to Fill Seat Being Vacated by Departing Councilor Michael Dattoli Town Hall – At the last Town Council meeting, Councilor Michael Dattoli announced that he will be leaving Watertown and will be vacating his seat on the Council. Following his announcement, the Town Council was left with two options to fill […]
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Town Council Discusses Moratorium on Recreational Marijuana Facilities, Town Councilor Announces Resignation Town Hall – At the Feb. 27 Town Council meeting, town officials had a discussion about implementing a moratorium recreational marijuana facilities being built in Watertown until such time that more regulations are created for these facilities. Later in the meeting, second-term Town […]
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Plans for Memorials Honoring Two Watertown Heroes Announced by Town Council Town Hall – The Town Council has announced plans to construct two memorials honoring fallen Watertown heros. Firefighter Joseph Toscano, who passed away nearly one year ago while fighting a fire on Merrifield Avenue, will be honored by a memorial placed at the site […]
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Town Manager Michael Driscoll Reveals Top Priorities in Five-Year Capital Improvement Program Town Hall – At the Jan. 23 Town Council meeting, Town manager Michael Driscoll revealed the various projects that will be funded by the 2019-2023 capital improvement program. Check Out the Video! Produced by Kenny Elas, Videographer January 25, 2018 Back to Watertown […]
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