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  • Save the Pipes, Don't Flush Baby Wipes

    Over the course of the last decade, the wet wipe industry has touted many of their products as "flushable." However, unlike toilet paper that breaks down as it travels through the wastewater system, these wipes remain intact and cause serious issues, from broken equipment to wastewater back-ups....

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  • Do I Need a Water Filter?

    Do I need a water filter? This question is often asked as consumers consider their drinking water, its safety and quality. The simple answer is, if you are a customer of the Palm Beach County Water Utilities Department (PBCWUD), no....

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  • Repair Work to Cause Lane Closures on Atlantic Avenue

    Work to clear a blockage of a force main will cause a partial closure of Atlantic Avenue near Lakes of Delray Boulevard Thursday morning....

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  • Don't Send Old Medications Down the Drain

    Help keep the Biscayne Aquifer pristine - don't put old medications down your drain or flush them down the toilet...

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  • Water Utilities Crews to Maintain Vigilance Throughout Holiday Season

    While much of Palm Beach County pauses as we enter the final week of 2017, the Palm Beach County Water Utilities Department (PBCWUD) will maintain it viligance to ensure the drinking water distribution system and wastewater collection ​service experiences no interruption of service this holiday sea...

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  • Temporary Chlorine Flush Ends December 22

    ​The temporary modification of the disinfection process, that saw chlorine used to treat drinking water delivered to the eastern portion of the Palm Beach County Water Utilities Department (PBCWUD) service area, has ended as of Friday, December 22....

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call 561-740-4600 and select option 1.

Department Officials

Jim Stiles, Department Director
Hassan HadjimiryDeputy Director
Ali Bayat, Assistant Director