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Potentially major changes to Public Square in Watertown to be discussed today
Posted by news on 12/12/2017 4:32:00 AM.
Business owners and Watertown city officials are set to meet today regarding the future of Public Square.


The meeting comes after the state suggested using some of a $10 million grant on shutting off the southern portion of the Square to traffic. It would create four lanes of traffic on the north side, and something of a pedestrian mall on the south side.
 
In response, Matt Strader, who own's Cam's Pizzeria, started a petition, collecting hundreds of signatures from people against making significant changes to Public Square.
 
The deadline to finalize all plans for the state grant is in March.
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