Town Council Adopts Several Regulations for Recreational Marijuana Shops in Watertown Town Hall – The Town Council met on Tuesday, November 20 to have a significant discussion about recreational marijuana shops in Watertown – specifically where they would be located and how they would be regulated. Check Out the Video! Produced by Ashley Hardy, Community […]
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School Building Committee Presented with Increased Budget and New Schematic Plan Changes for School Buildings Town Hall – As the School Building Committee inches their way towards the start of construction, plans and budgets are always changing. At the November 8 meeting, the board was presented with an updated budget of the construction costs and […]
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Planning Board Grants Special Permit for Mixed-Use Warehouse Town Hall – The Planning Board met briefly on November 8 to discuss a variety of different agenda items. The most talked about issue was about 36 Arlington Street. Currently the space is used in a variety of different ways, including the first floor being rented by […]
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School Committee Receive MCAS Results for High School and Middle School, School Building Projects Have Aggressive Deadline Town Hall – Town Hall – On Monday, November 19 the School Committee met at Town Hall for a lengthy meeting. At its previous meeting, Watertown Elementary School MCAS results were presented to the Committee. At this week’s […]
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Sports Report: Raiders Field Hockey Falls Short of State Title for First Time Since 2008 WCA-TV Studio – WCA-TV Studio – The toughest thing about building a dynasty is consistency. Watertown’s field hockey team have been the most dominant force in Massachusetts Division 2 field hockey division for the past decade. Nine straight state titles, […]
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Town Council Approves Residential Property Tax Increases and Preliminary Designs for Mt. Auburn Street Town Hall – The Town Council met on Tuesday, November 13 to discuss a variety of items.The Council approved a new proposed tax law in 2019. Single home owners will be taxed an additional average $160, two-families and condominiums will be […]
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Mt. Auburn Street Bus Priority Project Hits Some Snags, Data Still Being Collected Mt. Auburn Street – The Mt. Auburn Street Bus priority project – a joint venture between Watertown, Cambridge, and many state departments – is nearly one month into its experimental implementation. Leaders behind the project have received some positive and negative reviews […]
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Sports Report: Field Hockey Team Cruises Through First Two Rounds of Tournament, Boys Soccer Team Loses in Heartbreaker WCA-TV Studio – DISCLAIMER: Watertown Field Hockey defeated Lynnfield in the MIAA Div. 2 North Section Semifinal 2-1 in double overtime while this broadcast was being filmed. The Watertown Field Hockey is in the midst of another […]
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Community Remembers Those Lost to Substance Use at Annual Candlelight Vigil St. Patrick’s Church – Watertown Overcoming Addiction held its fourth annual candlelight vigil on Wednesday, Nov. 7 to remember loved ones who have passed away as a result of substance use over the years. Check Out the Video! Produced by Tasha Kittredge, Videographer Ashley […]
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Reps. From Other Towns, Government Bodies Talk About Affordable Housing at Watertown Subcommittee Town Hall – At the Town Council’s Subcommittee on Human Services meeting on Nov. 7, town officials looked into how affordable housing is funded and managed in other communities. Check Out the Video! Produced by Sam Dudley, Community Engagement Coordinator November 8, […]
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