City offices will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd & Friday, November 23rd in observance of Thanksgiving. All garbage and recycling routes will be collected as normal on Thursday & Friday. The yard waste drop-off site will be open on Wednesday, November 21st from 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, November 24th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Deadline for Street Opening Permits
The deadline for obtaining City street opening permits is Friday, November 16, 2018. All contractors who do not make the deadline will have to wait until the spring thaw of 2019 to open streets for sewer laterals and utility work. This generally is in and around March 15th. Arrangements should be made with the Watertown Water Department for these laterals in the street right-of-way.