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Watertown Public Workers to be Honored for Service, Bravery

May 8, 2014

Entering WatertwonLocal 888 members in the Watertown Public Works department played a key role during the search for Boston Marathon bombing suspects. Now their essential service is being recognized. The American Public Works Association announced it will present Watertown with the Exceptional Performance Award in Adversity at its annual conference in Toronto in August. The Department's "behind-the-scenes" role included rapidly closing off streets and guiding police and other emergency personnel with lights. Congratulations to all for your exceptional performance.