The Watertown Public Schools announced the school closing Sunday afternoon.
The Watertown Public Schools will be closed Monday in the aftermath of the Blizzard of 2013. The town schools made the list of closings on WBZ-TV's school closings webpage. Also, Public Works Superintendent Gerald Mee confirmed that trash will be picked up in Watertown on Monday. For breaking news alerts and up-to-the-minute news on this and other stories follow Watertown Patch on Twitter and Facebook or subscribe to the free email newsletter.
The governor has requested that all public schools close Monday for the storm.
Schools will be closed Monday in Watertown due to Hurricane Sandy, which is expected to hit the area around dawn on Monday. Watertown Educators Association President Debra King, who teaches at the Hosmer School, said she got word that classes will be canceled for the storm. Gov. Deval Patrick has requested that all public schools be closed for the storm. The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning starting Monday at 6 a.m. and ending Tuesday at 6 a.m. For up-to-the-minute news on this and other stories follow Watertown Patch on Twitter and Facebook or subscribe to the free email newsletter.