Watertown City Council

The Watertown City Council last week approved a Memorandum of Understanding with Carver County that defines both parties’ roles in the potential acquisition of a tax-forfeited property on 30th Street, as well as an adjacent property. The city first became aware of the tax forfeited property in August, and has since been working with the [...]

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After more than an hour of interviewing four candidates to fill its vacant seat, the Watertown City Council appointed Lindsay (Zumbrunnen) Guetzkow to the seat during its Jan. 28 meeting. Guetzkow will fill the seat vacated by Steve Crowder’s resignation. The seat has been open since Nov. 12. “I see this as an opportunity to [...]

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A better idea of just what the new bridge across the Crow River might look like when it’s done was presented during last week’s Watertown City Council meeting, and it certainly has a familiar look. Based on feedback received from the City Council during two previous workshops to discuss the aesthetics of the new bridge [...]

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The Watertown City Council approved a $1,942,343 tax levy for 2014 that was significantly lower than the preliminary levy that was set in September, but $45,000 higher than the proposed levy that was presented to the Council at the meeting. In a series of budget workshops, the City Council had trimmed the $2.03 million preliminary [...]

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Watertown Parts Company -— better known as the NAPA Auto Parts Store — has found a new home in Watertown. The Watertown City Council last week approved a site plan that will allow the store to eventually move into the building at 228 Lewis Ave. S., at the northeast corner of Madison Street and Lewis [...]

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The Watertown City Council finalized plans during a Dec. 3 workshop for an application process to fill its vacant seat. The City Council seat, vacated by the resignation of Steve Crowder on Nov. 12, will be open to anybody who wants to apply. Application forms will be available at City Hall, and applications will be [...]

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