• Octagon House

    Welcome to the City of Watertown
    The Octagon House

  • birdseye view

    Opportunity runs through it.

  • Riverside Park

    Opportunity runs through it.
    Riverside Park

  • Watertown Library

    Opportunity runs through it.
    Watertown Public Library

  • Rock River Plaza

    Opportunity runs through it. 
    Rock River Plaza

  • Main Street Bridge
    Opportunity runs through it.
    Main Street Bridge
  • Welcome Mural
    Opportunity runs through it.
    Welcome mural
Continuation of Open Book Meeting with Assessor
The Open Book meeting with the City Assessor was held May 3, 2018.  The Assessor will also be available to meet with property owners on Wednesday, May 16 from 1 p.m. to -3 p.m.  Contact Associated Appraisal at 800-721-4157 for assessment questions or to schedule an appointment to meet with the Assessor on May 16.

Board of Review will be held May 22, 2018 beginning at 2 p.m.  Property owners wishing to appear at Board of Review must notify the City Clerk of intent to file an objection at least 48 hours prior to the Board of Review.  Property owners considering an assessment appeal may find it helpful to review the Wisconsin Property Assessment Appeal Guide.
Property Tax - Second Installment due April 30

For taxpayers using the installment plan, the second payment of city real estate taxes is due April 30. 

Road Closed - Railroad Crossing Repair - Milford Street
The Canadian Pacific Railroad will be performing repair work on the Milford/Montgomery Street grade crossing beginning Monday, April 30, 2018 at 7:00 a.m.  The work is anticipated to take five (5) days to complete.  During that time the Milford/Montgomery Street crossing will be closed to all traffic.  Although the works is anticipated to keep the crossing closed until Friday, May 4, 2018 at 4:00 p.m., if the work is completed earlier, the roadway will reopen.  An approved detour will be in place during this period and all vehicles and pedestrians will need to utilize the detour.  (click here to see full press release)