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Request for Proposals - Redevelopment of 424 Van Duzee Street
The City of Watertown (City) is the owner of a 9.5 acre parcel of vacant land known as 424 Van Duzee Street, Parcel Number 1-18-102.00.... The City of Watertown (City) is the owner of a 9.5 acre parcel of vacant land known as 424 Van Duzee Street, Parcel Number 1-18-102.00. The City is seeking proposals from persons who will acquire and redevelop the property and put it back into productive use. Information about the property, submission requirements and proposal review criteria can be found in the Request for Proposals (RFP). For a complete copy of the RFP, please contact Michael A. Lumbis, Planning and Community Development Director at 315-785-7740 or Proposals must be sent to Robert J. Cleaver, Purchasing Manager, 245 Washington Street, Suite 205, Watertown, NY 13601 and received no later than 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 28, 2018. [Additional info...]

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Pool Closings
The Flynn Pool at North Elementary... [Additional info...]
Major changes to Enhanced STAR and Senior Exemption renewals
The City of Watertown’s Assessor’s Office will be mailing out its annual renewals the week of July 23rd
to all City residents that annually renew their Enhanced STAR and Senior Exemptions... [Additional info...]
Curbside Pickup 2018
Curbside Pickup pricing 2018 [Additional info...]
Hiring Lifeguards
We will pay for your certification, if you can work thru Labor Day. [Additional info...]
Free Household Hazardous Waste Collection Days
Open to All Residential Households in Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence Counties [Additional info...]
Friends of Thompson Park to Conduct Volunteer Trail Clean Up Days in Thompson Park
Friends of Thompson Park, a local volunteer organization, will be hosting the first of several monthly Trail Clean Up Days, on Sunday, May 20, 2018 between... [Additional info...]
Factory Street Reconstruction
For complete information on the Factory Street Reconstruction Project, please click here.
Spring Drop Off
Spring Drop Off for the Residents of Watertown [Additional info...]
The City of Watertown exceeded the Maximum Contamination Level of... [Additional info...]
Rental Registration
Rental Registration has begun. For more information, visit - or follow the link below. [Additional info...]
Cayuga Ave. Bridge Work
Cayuga Ave. Bridge work will begin this week on the bridge crossing Kelsey Creek... [Additional info...]
Lead Service Line Replacement Program Application
Applications are now available... [Additional info...]