Category Archives: Public Works

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 […]

Library closing early – More flood info – 8/27/12 @ 5:15pm

For immediate release EMERGENCY FLOODING MEASURES BEING TAKEN IN WPB    WEST PALM BEACH LIBRARY CLOSES EARLY     FLOODING…. The City of West Palm Beach is taking emergency steps to reduce the flooding in several city neighborhoods. The City is pumping 97 million gallons out of the Grassy Waters Preserve in order to make […]

West Palm Beach Flood Alert – 8/27/12 @ 4:45pm

Posted August 27, 2012 @ 4:45pm CITY FLOOD ALERT: Several areas of WPB experiencing heavy flooding. Use extra caution in the Villages on and around Village Blvd, Shenandoah Dr. & Saratoga Rd. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOOD WATERS. Western communities also flooding. WPB Utilities & Public Works taking steps to help water drain. Please obey […]

Clematis Street Improvements

500 block will be the first to see new streetscape improvements From new landscaping and decorative street lights to bike racks, benches and bollards, the City of West Palm Beach this week is kicking off its campaign to improve Clematis Street. Beginning this Wednesday, June 13th 2012 the 500 block of Clematis will be the […]

Massive 12.7 Million Dollar Public Works Project Ribbon Cutting

What: Ribbon Cutting Broadmoor Neighborhood Public Works Project When: Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 5:30PM Where: Corner of Martin Avenue and Hunter Street, WPB City officials and neighborhood leaders will officially commemorate the successful completion of the Broadmoor Streets Project at a ceremonial ribbon cutting on Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 5:30PM at the corner […]

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 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 […]

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 […]