Hurricane Preparedness

By bpub | June 1, 2015 |

The City of Brownsville’s goal is to provide these tips and online resources that you can use to be prepared in case Brownsville is faced with a hurricane. We hope that this will be useful to you.

BPUB Provides Easy Ways to Pay Your Bill

By bpub | May 20, 2015 |

It’s something that you have to do every month: pay your bill. But did you realize how many options you have to pay your BPUB bill? In this week’s BPUB Update, we look at all the ways you can pay your bill and even teach you how to use our payment kiosks.

BPUB Launches Junior Resaca Explorers Program at Gladys Porter Zoo

By bpub | May 19, 2015 |

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB), in partnership with the Gladys Porter Zoo, recently launched its Junior Resaca Explorers program to educate Brownsville students about resacas and the wildlife that live in them.

BPUB Invites Community to Tour Facilities

By bpub | May 8, 2015 |

Some lucky members of the community will get an inside look of many BPUB facilities May 22 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.

KURV Interview on Stage 1 Voluntary Water Restrictions

By bpub | May 5, 2015 |

Ryan Greenfeld, BPUB Senior Communications and Public Relations Coordinator speaks to KURV about the Stage 1 Voluntary Water Restrictions.

BPUB Update – Chimpanzees at Gladys Porter Zoo

By bpub | May 5, 2015 |

The Resaca Restoration Project has received a lot of support, but the chimpanzees at Gladys Porter Zoo aren’t big fans of the divers performing the work near their island. See the fuss in this week’s BPUB Update.

BPUB Announces Stage 1 Voluntary Water Restrictions

By bpub | April 30, 2015 |

How Much Could You Save? Our Water Conservation Library helps you gain a better understanding of how much water you use and how to conserve in and around your home. Start Saving Every year on May 1, the Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) implements a Stage 1 Voluntary Water Use Restriction in anticipation of the…

BPUB Raises Money for Project SHARE Through Golf Tournament

By bpub | April 24, 2015 |

Project SHARE was created in 1985 to assist the community. Since we work and live here, the Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) believes in sharing resources with those who may need a helping hand, including senior citizens on fixed incomes and low-income families in emergency situations who may experience difficulty in paying their BPUB electric,…

Spruce Up Your Sprinkler System and Save Water this Earth Day

By bpub | April 22, 2015 |

Spring has arrived, and as we celebrate Earth Day this April 22, the onset of warmer weather can lead to an increase in landscape irrigation. If you’re planning on doing some landscaping this season, be sure to spruce up your irrigation system before you ramp up your watering. System maintenance can help save you a…

BPUB Update – Rockefeller Foundation Visit

By bpub | April 21, 2015 |

During the Rockefeller Foundation’s trip to Brownsville, the group paid a visit to the Brownsville Public Utilities Board to learn about some of the major projects that BPUB has in development. Learn more about their visit in this week’s BPUB Update.