Category Archives: Public Works

City of WPB 2013 Holiday Sanitation Schedule

. .   Labor Day 9/2/13 REGULAR SCHEDULE . —————————————————————– . Columbus Day 10/14/13 REGULAR SCHEDULE . —————————————————————– . Veterans Day 11/11/13 REGULAR SCHEDULE . —————————————————————– . Thanksgiving Day 11/28/13 No pick up on Thanksgiving day. If your regular pick up day is Thursday, you will be picked up on Friday. If your regular pick […]

Be a Part of One of the Greatest Sustainability Summits…FOR FREE!

Thanks to our great Sponsors, registration has just been made free to all businesses, residents, students, teachers and volunteers of West Palm Beach! (West Palm Beach, FL) – The e4 Sustainability Summit is just around the corner- and we’ve partnered with the National Green Schools Network to bring national speakers and exhibitors to the PB […]

New Year’s Holiday Trash Collection Schedule

Happy New Year from the West Palm Beach Department of Engineering and Public Works!   PLEASE NOTE THERE ARE DIFFERENT SCHEDULES FOR GARBAGE, YARD WASTE AND RECYCLING.  MAKE SURE YOU CHECK ALL THREE.   GARBAGE New Year’s Eve:  Regular Schedule New Year’s Day:  No garbage collection.  Tuesday garbage will be collected on Wednesday along with […]

New Program Across WPB Marks America Recycles Day

Program helps kick off America Recycles Day Come out to the November 30th Northwood Art and Wine Promenade to Check Out the New Program   (West Palm Beach, FL) – Residents across West Palm Beach now have some new options when they recycle.  It’s all part of marking today, November 15th, as America Recycles Day. […]

Sandy causes intermittent WPB Flagler Flooding

  Alternate Routes During Flooding Include Olive Avenue & Dixie Highway   (West Palm Beach, FL) – For the next few days, West Palm Beach residents can expect to see intermittent flooding along Flagler Drive in the city. A combination of storm surge from hurricane Sandy, a full moon affecting tidal conditions, and the rise […]

Who to call about your flooding

Who Do You Need To Call? Some helpful information about who to call about your flooding For immediate release August 28, 2012 West Palm Beach, Florida – In response to questions raised about who is responsible for working to alleviate flooding in various neighborhoods, here is some helpful information for residents: While the City of […]

City Emergency Crews Hitting Flooded Neighborhoods

August 28, 2012 For immediate release West Palm Beach, FL – City of West Palm Beach crews are working today on draining flooded neighborhoods across the city. The Department of Public Utilities has dispatched special equipment designed to vacuum up standing water from roadways and intersections.  The crews have been working almost around the clock […]