FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The City of Watertown has received 1.9” of snow. Therefore, the Watertown Street Division is currently (Friday, January 15th, 2021) plowing & sanding residential streets. This will include the Lake Kampeska area.
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.
To allow Downtown Businesses ample time to remove accumulated snow from their adjacent sidewalks prior to plowing operations of streets; the Watertown Street Division will start removing snow from the Downtown Business District at 3 AM, Saturday, January 16th, 2021.
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.