FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The City of Watertown has received enough snow to require plowing and sanding. Therefore, the Watertown Street Division is currently (Wednesday, December 23rd, 2020) plowing & sanding Highways, Emergency Snow Routes, Willow Creek Drive, South Bypass, & Lake Kampeska high traffic roadways. Tomorrow, Thursday, December 24th, 2020, previously plowed areas will be rechecked & re-plowed if necessary. Spot drifts within residential areas will also be plowed as needed.
If additional accumulation/blowing occurs and the Street Superintendent deems it necessary, the Watertown Street Division may alter this plan to re-plow & re-sand high priority roadways such as Highways & Emergency Snow Routes.
Starting at 4 AM, Thursday, December 24th, 2020, the Watertown Street Division will be removing snow from the Downtown Business District.
Downtown Business Owners: Please assist the Watertown Street Department by cleaning off your sidewalks before 4 AM.
The Watertown Street Division appreciates the cooperation and understanding of residents in removing cars to provide for effective snow removal on City streets.
To receive text or e-mail alerts regarding snow removal, please go to http://www.watertownsd.us/index.aspx, click on Notify Me, sign in, proceed to News Flash, and select Snow Removal and Ice Management. If you have any questions, please contact the Street Division at 882-6207.