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It’s easy to Opt Up to 100% renewables for Watertown Electricity Choice, Green Option

August 3, 2019

Watertown electric aggregration program begins in September with Standard 49% renewables. You can opt up to 100%, or opt down to Basic of 14%, or opt out to pay Eversource rates. FAQs provided by the citizen group Watertown Faces Climate Change.

New Watertown Stormwater Ordinance (MS4)

February 29, 2016

On February 23, 2016 we adopted a new Stormwater Management and Erosion Control ordinance; see Chapter 98 in the Watertown Code.

Stormwater Regulations are covered under Chapter 97, passed by Town Council on May 11, 2011.

Watertown storm sewer map with storm drain locations.

Residential Power Outage and service info, online from Eversource

Recycling: Textiles may also be taken to the Watertown DPW Recycling Center located on Green River Way (76 Stanley Ave), off Waltham St, 9am-4pm M-F; see the list of acceptable textile items.

Complete Streets Prioritization 2018; policy adopted May 2017.

What do those color markings in the sidewalk/street, or "tagging" of infrastructure refer to?