Watertown City Council

In Watertown, three seats will be contested in the General Election on Tuesday, Nov. 4. The two-year term for mayor, a position currently held by Charlotte Johnson, features three candidates. Joining Johnson in the race are current council member Steve Washburn and Al Heidorn. Two four-year terms on the council are also on the ballot, [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

  Watertown city officials wrestled with different options on how to entice new building permits and home construction on the city’s various vacant lots during a city council workshop held Tuesday, May 27. In an effort to amplify growth in Watertown, city officials discussed giving prospective property owners a financial incentive to construct new homes [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

Facing a difficult decision, the Watertown City Council voted unanimously during its May 13 meeting to reject the lone bid that was submitted to construct the County State Aid Highway 10 Bridge (CSAH) this summer, instead opting to rebid the project in the fall with aspiration of a 2015 project date. The decision to postpone [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

by Christopher Officer Carver County News When talking about the County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 10 bridge project with the Watertown City Council during its meeting on Tuesday, April 8, Watertown Mayor Charlotte Johnson made it clear that recent efforts by council members and city staff regarding the CSAH 10 Bridge Intersection Project has been [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

By Christopher Officer Although the agenda for the Watertown City Council meeting on March 25 was somewhat light, council members gave important updates regarding the progression of the city’s Bridge Bonding Funds, an essential step in putting the Watertown bridge project in motion. On the afternoon of March 25, members of the city council and [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon

by Christopher Officer Carver County News In spite of a significant cost increase and some resulting apprehension, the Watertown City Council voted unanimously to authorize City Engineer Andrew Budde to sign off on County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 10 Bridge and Roadway Replacement Plans during the council’s meeting on Tuesday, March 11. The expected city [...]

facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow