BPUB Update – Week of Jan. 5, 2015

By bpub | January 8, 2015 |

Communication is critical to the success of the Resaca Restoration Project. Each team must know what the other team is doing in order to properly do their jobs. Learn how they do it in this week’s BPUB Update.

Overnight Water Valve Work to Cause Minor Interruptions

By bpub | January 8, 2015 |

BPUB will conduct overnight valve maintenance work on Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, beginning at 10 p.m. and ending on Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015, at approximately 8 a.m. Residents living in the area west of North Expressway 77 from Stovall Road and spanning south to Rio Vista Avenue may experience a temporary water interruption.

BPUB Delivers Toys for Adopt an Angel Project

By bpub | December 12, 2014 |

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

BPUB Update – Week of Dec. 8, 2014

By bpub | December 11, 2014 |

Fats, oils and grease can cause lots of problems for your pipes and can even result in sewage service interruptions.

BPUB Project SHARE Scholarship Application Now Available

By bpub | December 9, 2014 |

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 |

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 |

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…

BPUB Update – Week of Nov. 24, 2014

By bpub | November 25, 2014 |

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board needed to come up with a new solution for dredging the resaca system at Gladys Porter Zoo. This week’s BPUB Update looks at the new tactic being used: diver-guided dredging

Thanksgiving Offices Closing

By bpub | November 24, 2014 |

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board Administrative Offices will be CLOSED Thursday, November 27 & Friday, November 28, 2014 in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. Payments may be made online or at various pay stations around town. For service outages call (956) 983-6300.

BPUB Asks Residents to Protect Their Pipes

By bpub | November 20, 2014 |

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) wants customers to do their part to protect their pipes, which keep the sewer system flowing.