Watertown Mulling Pros and Cons of Adding Fleet of Electric Scooters Town Hall – Watertown Committee on Economic Development and Planning met onSeptember 16 to discuss the possibility of participating in a regional electric scooter initiative. The town is planning on ending its contract with Lime Bikes after the fall season, and next spring could […]
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Sports Report: Opening Night an Offensive Showcase for Raiders Football Team WCA-TV Studio – Watertown High School’s fall sports teams saw plenty of success this past week, including two wins for the field hockey team and a game-winning penalty kick late in the game for the boys soccer team. However it was the success of […]
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Partnership Between Town, Arsenal Yards Developer to Renovate Arsenal Park Nixed Amid Financial Disagreement Town Hall – Back in April, the Town Council approved the idea of a partnership with the developers of Arsenal Yards to speed up the redevelopment of Arsenal Park. Under the deal, contractors working for Arsenal Yards would also undertake the […]
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Sports Report: Raiders Football Preview, Field Hockey & Boys Soccer Open Season WCA-TV Studio- The fall sports season has finally started, WCA-TV’s Dan Hogan brings you the highlights of the field hockey, boys soccer, and volleyball teams first games of the season. We’ll also have a feature about how the Raiders football is preparing for […]
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Subcommittee Discusses How Town Would Name Streets, Intersections After Non-Veterans Town Hall- At the Committee on Public Works meeting on September 3.,officials discussed a process by which streets and intersections would be named after non-veterans. Check Out the Video! Produced by Nick Englander, Videographer September 5, 2019 Back to Watertown Weekly News Page
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Sports Report: Great Defense, Goaltending Leads Girls Soccer to Preseason Win WCA-TV Studio – The Raiders girls soccer team closed on their preseason with a terrific defensive performance against Winchester on the Victory Field oval. Check Out the Video! Produced by Dan Hogan, News Producer Andrea Santopietro, Assistant Director Nick Englander, Videographer September 5, 2019 […]
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Marijuana Dispensary Addresses Concerns About Parking, Public Use Town Hall – A medicinal marijuana dispensary that has been approved to operate at 23 Elm St. is also applying to sell recreational marijuaa at the same location. On September 21, representative sfrm Natural Selection met with the public to address several concerns, including parking availability and […]
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Oakley Country Club’s Appeal to Acquire Permit for Wall Voted Down Town Hall – This past winter, Watertown residents who neighbor Oakley Country Club were outraged by vast amounts of water that poured into their yards. A new retaining wall constructed by Oakley Club caused water – as a result of melting snow – to […]
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Committee Approves Two Recommendations to Alleviate Tax Burden for Veterans and Their Families Town Hall – The Town Council’s subcommittee on Rules & Ordinances met on August 7 to propose two initiatives to help veterans and families financially. One initiative would allow veterans to do volunteer work in exchange for relief on their property taxes, […]
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Electricity Choice Program Will Reduce Carbon Footprint, Savings Possible WCA-TV Studio – Beginning in September, about half of Watertown’s electricity will come from renewable energy sources. Some questions remain about this initiative, such as how the electricity is supplied, what the costs will be, and how those costs compare to what residents pay now. Watertown […]
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