3rd Grade Students Get Up Close with City’s Public Works Fleet

When: Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 10:00 a.m.
Where: Gaines Park, 1501 North Australian Avenue, WPB

(05/18/10) The City of West Palm Beach will be hosting dozens of third grade students from Roosevelt Elementary School at a celebration of National Public Works week on Wednesday, May 19, 2010, at 10:00 a.m. at Gaines Park. Gaines Park is located at 1501 North Australian Avenue, just north of Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard.

The event includes hands-on demonstrations of the heavy equipment that is used by the City’s Department of Public Works, including garbage trucks, bucket trucks and front-end loaders.

The Department of Public Works provides valuable services to City residents, including road repair, street sign maintenance, hurricane recovery assistance, garbage collection, yard waste removal and more.