Community Involvement

BPUB Update – Free Income Tax Assistance

By bpub | March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board is always looking for ways to give back to the community, and one of the ways it does so is through participation in a United Way program that offers free income tax assistance. Learn more about it in this week’s BPUB Update.

BPUB Educates Community About Resacas at Cyclobia

By bpub | January 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The backdrop for part of the Cyclobia event held Dec. 14 was the Cemetery Resaca. The setting couldn’t be better for some outreach about the Resaca Restoration Project.

BPUB Delivers Toys for Adopt an Angel Project

By bpub | December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

BPUB delivered toys to two agencies Thursday as part of the Adopt an Angel Project.

BPUB Project SHARE Scholarship Application Now Available

By bpub | December 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) is pleased to announce that it will award ten (10) scholarships, each worth $1,000, to graduating high school seniors through its Project SHARE Scholarship program.

BPUB Spreads Word About Resaca Restoration Project at Zoo

By bpub | December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

BPUB went to the Gladys Porter Zoo during the zoo’s Wild Tales event to help educate people about the Resaca Restoration Project. With divers now dredging at the zoo, there was an extra reason to spread the word. With a boat floating in the resaca and a man in the water, there was sure to…

Ground Breaking Held for Resaca Restoration Project Museum Exhibit

By bpub | December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Children’s Museum of Brownsville held a ground breaking Oct. 22 for a 3,000-square-foot outdoor expansion that will feature an exhibit about BPUB’s Resaca Restoration Project. BPUB’s contribution to this project is an exhibit that will teach children about the dewatering system used in the Resaca Restoration Project. The way it works is that a…

Community Gets Inside Look at BPUB

By bpub | October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Some lucky members of the community received a tour of many BPUB facilities Oct. 17 as part of BPUB’s community tour program. This event is an opportunity for our customers to see firsthand what BPUB does on behalf of the community every day. Most people take for granted what it takes to get power in…

Public Power Month Lights Up BPUB Facebook

By bpub | October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The shares and likes came fast and furious in October as people shared and liked their favorite entries in the 2014 Public Power Month Poster Contest.

BPUB helps welcome SpaceX to Brownsville

By bpub | September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

A ground-breaking ceremony for SpaceX was held the morning of Sept. 22, and it kicked off a series of events throughout the day in Brownsville.

Brownsville Public Utilities Board Resaca Restoration PSA

By bpub | September 26, 2014 | Comments Off on Brownsville Public Utilities Board Resaca Restoration PSA

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board’s Resaca Restoration Project is officially under way after a project launch ceremony March 22, 2013 at Brownsville’s historic Old City Cemetery.

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