Category Archives: Public Works

City of West Palm Beach Christmas Tree Recycling /Holiday Garbage

There will be no “garbage” pick up on Saturday, January 01, 2011.  Garbage will be picked up on the next scheduled pick up day. There will be “recycling” pick up on Saturday, January 01, 2011. Christmas trees are considered vegetative waste and will be picked up on regular yard waste pick up days. Residents that […]

City of West Palm Beach 2010 Holiday Schedule and Garbage Pick-up

As part of the city’s efforts to minimize impact on customer service while saving money City Hall will be closed on Thursday Dec.23, Friday Dec.24 and Friday Dec. 31st.  This includes a furlough day for which employees are not paid. In addition, residents who normally have their residential garbage pick-up on Saturday will not have […]

City of West Palm Beach Veterans Day Schedule

When:  Thursday, November 11, 2010 All City of West Palm Beach offices, including City Hall and the Library, will be closed on Thursday, November 11, 2010, in observance of Veterans Day. PLEASE NOTE:  There will NOT be any collection of residential garbage or yard waste or commercial garbage cans on Thursday, November 11, 2010. Customers […]

City of WPB Columbus Day Schedule

(10/06/10)  All City of West Palm Beach offices, including City Hall and the Library, will be closed on Monday, October 11, 2010, in observance of Columbus Day. There will NOT be any collection of residential garbage or yard waste or commercial customers’ garbage cans on Monday, October 11, 2010.  Customers who normally have garbage and […]

City of West Palm Beach Memorial Day garbage collection

For the Memorial day holiday the City of West Palm Beach will be picking up garbage as scheduled, but the office will be closed on Monday, May 31, 2010. Residential garbage will be collected Monday, May 31, 2010. Yard Waste will be collected Monday, May 31, 2010. Commercial routes will be collected Monday, May 31, […]

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 […]

Popular City Program Returns for 2010 Hurricane Season

“Amnesty” Helps Homeowners Get Ready for Storms The popular City of West Palm Beach “Amnesty” program is back, just in time to help residents get ready for the 2010 hurricane season. Amnesty, which begins April 1 and lasts until May 31, encourages residents to cut back and trim their trees, shrubs and bushes prior to […]

City of WPB Thanksgiving Week Schedule

When:  Thursday, Nov. 26, and Friday, Nov. 27, 2009 (11/19/09)  All City of West Palm Beach offices, including City Hall and the Library, will be closed on Thursday, November 26th, and Friday, November 27th, 2009, in observance of Thanksgiving. Thursday’s residential garbage, commercial garbage and yard waste routes will be picked up on Friday, November […]

City of WPB Columbus Day Schedule

(10/06/10) All City of West Palm Beach offices, including City Hall and the Library, will be closed on Monday, October 11, 2010, in observance of Columbus Day. There will NOT be any collection of residential garbage or yard waste or commercial customers’ garbage cans on Monday, October 11, 2010. Customers who normally have garbage and […]

City Hosting Visual, Hands-on Public Works Event for 3rd Graders

When:  Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. Where:   South Olive Park, 345 Summa Street, WPB (05/19/08)  The City of West Palm Beach will be hosting one hundred third grade students at a hands-on celebration of Public Works Week on Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. at South Olive Park located at 345 Summa […]

WPB President’s Day Schedule

 What:  City of WPB President’s Day Schedule. When:  Monday, February 16, 2009 (02/11/09)  All City of West Palm Beach offices, including City Hall, will be closed on Monday, February 16, 2009 in observance of President’s Day. Residential garbage, yard waste, commercial garbage and recycling pickups scheduled for Monday, February 16 will be collected as usual.

City of WPB New Year’s Schedule

All City of West Palm Beach offices, including City Hall, will be closed on Thursday, January 1, 2009, for New Year’s Day. There WILL be recycling pickup on Thursday, January 1, 2009, but no garbage pickup. All of Thursday’s residential, commercial and yard waste routes will be collected on Friday, January 2nd. Friday’s routes will […]

City of WPB Holiday Schedule

(12/22/08)  All City of West Palm Beach offices, including City Hall, will be closed on Thursday, December 25, 2008, for Christmas. There will be no recycling pickup on Thursday, December 25.  Recycling will be picked up the following Thursday, January 1, 2009. All of Thursday’s residential, commercial and yard waste routes will be collected on […]

City of West Palm Beach Thanksgiving Week Schedule

(11/24/08)  All City of West Palm Beach offices, including City Hall, will be closed on Thursday, November 27, 2008, and Friday, November 28, 2008, in observance of Thanksgiving. Thursday’s residential and commercial garbage routes will be collected Friday, November 28, 2008 and Friday’s routes will be collected on Saturday, November 29, 2008.  Saturday’s routes will […]

City Hosting Third Graders for Hands-on Public Works Event

When: Wednesday, May 21, 2008 at 10:30 a.m. Where: Currie Park; corner of Flagler Drive and 23rd Street, WPB (05/20/08) The City of West Palm Beach will be hosting more than one hundred third grade students at a hands-on celebration of Public Works Week on Wednesday, May 21, 2008 at 10:30 a.m. at Currie Park. […]

City helping residents recycle their old recycle bins

Thursday, March 20, 2008)  The City of West Palm Beach is asking residents who may have two sets of recycling bins to make sure their old bins get recycled instead of winding up as part of the garbage. The City will hold a drive to pickup old recycling bins on both Wednesday, March 26, 2008 […]

City of West Palm Beach Thanksgiving schedule

All City of West Palm Beach offices, including City Hall, will be closed on Thursday, November 22, and Friday, November 23, 2007 in observance of Thanksgiving. All residential garbage, yard waste, and commercial garbage routes that would normally picked up on Thursday, November 22, 2007 will instead be collected Friday, November 23, 2007.  All of […]