Public Works News

News & Announcements

Road closures, boil water notices, and other important Public Works Announcements are listed here.

Lake Street Closure

Lake Street will be closed to any through traffic between the hours of 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. on May 18, 2020 due to water line replacement.  The only tra... Read More

West Point Tap Road closure from West Oak Street to Lake Road

West Point Tap Road will be closed 5/13/2020 between West Oak Road to Lake Road until 5:00 p.m.

Palestine Compost Facility Temporary Schedule Change

Effective May 5, 2020, Palestine Compost Facility located at 1630 N. Spring Street has a temporary schedule change.  It will now be open Tuesday throu... Read More

Wednesday, April 29, the water will be off intermittently on Harrison St. from 8 a.m. to noon.

Wednesday, April 29, the water will be off intermittently on Harrison Street from 8 a.m. to  noon.  City staff is completing intersection tie-ins with... Read More

Boil Water Notice Rescinded for Mountain Pure

PALESTINE, Texas (04/21/2020) – The Boil Water Notice for Mountain Pure on 777 Willowcreek Pkwy. has been rescinded.  The following is the legal notic... Read More

Boil water notice for Mountain Pure

Boil water notice for Mountain Pure PALESTINE, Texas (4/16/20) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for 777 Willow Creek Parkway, Pa... Read More

Street closure of W Reagan between Grove and South Jackson, April 15, 2020 from 7 am to 3 pm

CITY OF PALESTINE (April 15, 2020); There will be complete closure of W. Reagan Street between Grove Street and South Jackson Street from 7:00 a.m. to... Read More

Street Closure on Fith Street between West Oak and Lipsey Ave.

NOTICE OF STREET CLOSURE Street closure on Fifth Street between West Oak and Lipsey Avenue Monday, April 13 and Tuesday, April 14 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m... Read More

Boil water notice rescinded for Palestine Mall

Boil Water Notice Rescinded for Palestine Mall. PALESTINE, Texas (04/04/2020) – The Boil Water Notice for  Palestine Mall has been rescinded.  The fol... Read More

Advisory Boil Water Notice for Palestine Mall

Boil water notice for Palestine Mall PALESTINE, Texas (March 27, 2020) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for The Palestine Mall. ... Read More

Alta Vista St. and N. Jackson Complete Road Closure Wednesday, March 18

CITY OF PALESTINE. There will be complete closure at the intersection of Alta Vista Street (dead-end) and North Jackson from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. d... Read More

Possible water outages for water line replacement on North Jackson Street

ADVISORYPossible water outages for water line replacement on North Jackson Street. PALESTINE, Texas (02/25/2020) – The City of Palestine, Public Works... Read More

Street closures due to water line replacement on North Jackson Street

ADVISORYStreet closures due to water line replacement on North Jackson StreetPALESTINE, Texas (02/25/2020) – The City of Palestine, Public Works Depar... Read More

Closure at the intersection of Harrison Street and North Jackson from 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Monday, March 16

CITY OF PALESTINE (March 16, 2020); There will be complete closure at the intersection of Harrison Street (dead-end) and North Jackson from 8:00 a.m. ... Read More

Possible water outage for Court Drive

Possible water outage for Court Drive PALESTINE, Texas (01/29/2020) – The City of Palestine is issuing notice of possible water outage for Court Drive... Read More

Trash pickup schedule New Year's Day week

PALESTINE, Texas (Dec. 27, 2019) –   New Year’s Day week.   Monday and Tuesday trash will be picked up as normal. No trash pickup on Wednesday, the 1s... Read More

Boil water notice rescinded for Hamlett St between Future St and Texas Ave as well as all of Daily St

PALESTINE, Texas (December, 9 2019) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for Hamlett St. in between Future St. and Texas Ave, as wel... Read More

Boil water notice rescinded for Court Dr. between Thomas & Basset

PALESTINE, Texas (12/09/2019) – The Boil Water Notice for Court Dr. between Thomas & Bassett has been rescinded.  The following is the legal notic... Read More

Boil water notice for Hamlett St. between Future St. and Texas Ave as well as all of Daily St.

Boil water notice for Hamlett St. in between Future St. and Texas Ave, as well as all of Daily St. PALESTINE, Texas (December, 9 2019) – The City of P... Read More

Boil water notice for Court Dr. between Thomas & Bassett

Boil water notice for Court Dr. between Thomas & BassettPALESTINE, Texas (Dec. 6, 2019) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for... Read More

Boil Water Notice Rescinded for the Railroad Park

PALESTINE, Texas (11/22/2019) – The Boil Water Notice for The Railroad Park has been rescinded.  The following is the legal notice:   Boil Water Resci... Read More

Boil water notice for Court Dr. in between Bassett Rd. and Thomas Rd as well as Chancellor Dr. and Craig Dr.

PALESTINE, Texas (November 20, 2019) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for Court Dr. in between Bassett Rd. and Thomas Rd as well... Read More

Boil Water Notice Rescinded for Chip's Burger at 908 W. Palestine Ave and Public Auto Group at 901 W Palestine Ave

PALESTINE, Texas (11/15/2019) – The Boil Water Notice for Chip’s Burger at 908 W. Palestine Ave. and Public Auto Group at 910 W. Palestine Ave. has be... Read More

Water system burnout set for November 29, 2019

PALESTINE, Texas (Nov. 12, 2019) – Palestine’s yearly Water Distribution System Burnout will be initiated at midnight on Friday, November 29, 2019. Th... Read More

Boil water notice for Chips Burger at 908 W. Palestine Ave and Public Auto Group at 910 W. Palestine Ave

Palestine, Texas (November 08, 2019) - The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for Chips Burger at 908 W. Palestine Ave and Public Auto G... Read More

Boil Water Notice Rescinded for Lower Lake Road all the way to the airport

Boil Water Notice Rescinded for Lower Lake Road all the way to the airport. PALESTINE, Texas (11/06/2019) – The Boil Water Notice for Lower Lake Road ... Read More

Boil Water Notice for Court Dr. between Bassett Rd. and Thomas Rd. as well as Chancellor Dr. and Craig Dr.

PALESTINE, Texas (November 03, 2019) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for Court Dr. in between Bassett Rd. and Thomas Rd as well... Read More

Boil water notice from Lower Lake Road all the way to the airport

PALESTINE, Texas (October 31, 2019) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for all of Lower Lake Road to the airport.  The following i... Read More

Boil Water Notice Rescinded for Highland Dr.

The Boil Water Notice for Highland Dr. has been rescinded.   Boil Water Rescind NoticeOn 10/18/2019, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TC... Read More

Boil water notice for W side of W Oak from Sheridan Drive to Variah

Boil water notice for W. Side of W. Oak from Sheridan Dr. to Variah PALESTINE, Texas (Oct. 3, 2019) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water no... Read More

Boil water notice rescinded for the W side of W. Oak from Sheridan Drive to Variah

PALESTINE, Texas (10/04/2019) – The Boil Water Notice for the W. Side of W. Oak between Sheridan Dr. and Variah has been rescinded.  The following is ... Read More

Road closure for N Jackson from Brooklin St. to Harrison St.

PALESTINE, Texas (Oct. 7, 2019) – N. Jackson street will be closed for road repair  from 7:30 a.m. till 3:30 p.m the following days:   Tuesday, Octobe... Read More

Boil water notice rescinded for the E side of W. Oak from Sheridan Drive to Variah

PALESTINE, Texas (10/04/2019) – The Boil Water Notice for the E. Side of W. Oak between Sheridan Dr. and Variah has been rescinded.  The following is ... Read More

Advisory Boil Water Notice for Academy Street

Boil water notice for Academy Street. PALESTINE, Texas (Oct. 8, 2019) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for residents on Academy ... Read More

09/06/2019 - Advisory - Boil Water Notice for East Side of West Oak between Sheridan Drive and Variah

  Contact: Mark Lee City of Palestine Cell: (903) 373-2005   504 N. Queen St. Palestine, TX 75801   Advisory Boil water notice for E. Side... Read More

Boil Water Notice on Hilltop Drive

Boil Water Notice on Hilltop Drive Jan 09 2019 - 04:13:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (January 9, 2019) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water noti... Read More

Boil water notice on Hilltop Drive rescinded

Boil water notice on Hilltop Drive rescinded Jan 11 2019 - 01:52:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (January 11, 2019) – The Boil Water Notice for Hilltop Drive... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice on E. Murchison Street

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice on E. Murchison Street Jan 23 2019 - 09:30:00 am PALESTINE, Texas (January 23, 2019) – The City of Palestine is issuing... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice on E. Murchison Street Rescinded

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice on E. Murchison Street Rescinded Jan 25 2019 - 04:03:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (January 25, 2019) – The Boil Water Notice ... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice on Columbia and Westbrook Streets

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice on Columbia and Westbrook Streets Jan 28 2019 - 11:37:00 am PALESTINE, Texas (January 28, 2019) – The City of Palestine... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice on Columbia and Westbrook Streets Rescinded

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice on Columbia and Westbrook Streets Rescinded Jan 30 2019 - 02:15:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (January 25, 2019) – The Boil Wa... Read More

Boil Water Notice for Story Elementary

Boil Water Notice for Story Elementary Mar 01 2019 - 10:34:00 am Boil water notice for Story Elementary PALESTINE, Texas (March 1, 2019)The City of ... Read More

Boil Water Notice for Story Intermediate Rescinded

Boil Water Notice for Story Intermediate Rescinded Mar 05 2019 - 09:00:00 am PALESTINE, Texas (March 5, 2019) – The Boil Water Notice affecting Stor... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for the Texas State Railroad Park

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for the Texas State Railroad Park Apr 01 2019 - 03:56:00 pm ADVISORYBoil water notice for the Texas State Railroad Park... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Texas State Railroad Park Rescinded

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Texas State Railroad Park Rescinded Apr 03 2019 - 02:55:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (April 3, 2019) – The Boil Water Not... Read More

Urgent Notice - Water Update

Urgent Notice - Water Update Apr 18 2019 - 04:53:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (April 18, 2019)Due to damage sustained during last night’s storms our Wate... Read More

Aviso Urgente

AVISO URGENTE Apr 18 2019 - 05:46:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (18 de abril, 2019) – Debido a los daños causados por la tormenta de anoche, la Planta de ... Read More

Boil Water Notice - City of Palestine

BOIL WATER NOTICE - CITY OF PALESTINE Apr 19 2019 - 07:51:00 am Boil water notice for all businesses, residents and wholesalers of the City of Pales... Read More

Water Treatment Plant Update

Update Apr 19 2019 - 10:52:00 am Our Water Treatment Plant is back up. However, here are a few reminders as the water pressure builds up again. Ple... Read More

Boil Water Notice for City of Palestine Rescinded

BOIL WATER NOTICE FOR CITY OF PALESTINE RESCINDED Apr 21 2019 - 03:00:00 pm Boil water notice for all businesses, residents and wholesalers of the C... Read More

Boil Water Notice for Country Club Road

Boil Water Notice for Country Club Road Apr 21 2019 - 03:02:00 pm Boil water notice on Country Club Road PALESTINE, Texas (April 21, 2019) – The Cit... Read More

Boil Water Notice - Westwood Area

Boil Water Notice - Westwood Area Apr 22 2019 - 09:49:00 am Boil Water Notice for the Westwood Area PALESTINE, Texas (April 22, 2019) – The City of... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for the Country Club Road Area Rescinded

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for the Country Club Road Area Rescinded Apr 23 2019 - 02:17:00 pm Boil water notice for the area of Country Club RoadP... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Westwood Rescinded

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Westwood Rescinded Apr 24 2019 - 01:33:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (April 24, 2019) – The Boil Water Notice affecting th... Read More

Advisory - Boil Water Notice for Palestine High School and Taco Bell

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Palestine High School and Taco Bell Apr 30 2019 - 03:14:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (April 30, 2019) – The City of Pales... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice Expanded

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice Expanded Apr 30 2019 - 03:15:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (April 30, 2019) – Earlier, the City of Palestine issued a boil wat... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice Rescinded for Martin Luther King from Loop 256 to Lower Lake Road

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice Rescinded for Martin Luther King from Loop 256 to Lower Lake Road Aug 08 2019 - 11:14:00 am PALESTINE, Texas (08/07/2019)... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Martin Luther King Blvd & all of Westwood extending out west

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Martin Luther King Blvd & all of Westwood extending out west Jul 20 2019 - 09:59:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (July ... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Martin Luther King Blvd & Westwood Rescinded

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Martin Luther King Blvd & Westwood Rescinded Jul 23 2019 - 01:48:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (07/23/2019) – The Boil W... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Railroad Park

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Railroad Park Jun 21 2019 - 02:21:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (June 21, 2019) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil wa... Read More

List of Road Closures Due to Flooding

LIST OF ROAD CLOSURES DUE TO FLOODING May 08 2019 - 02:50:00 pm UPDATE: All streets have been reopened for travel. We caution everyone to continue t... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for the areas of Sylvan Avenue between Angelina Street and Colorado Street and the area of Brazos Street and between Sylvan Avenue and Michaux Avenue

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for the areas of Sylvan Avenue between Angelina Street and Colorado Street and the area of Brazos Street and between Syl... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for 300 Block of Palm Drive Rescinded

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for 300 Block of Palm Drive Rescinded May 10 2019 - 12:18:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (May 10, 2019) – The Boil Water Notice... Read More

Boil Water Advisory for Sylvan Avenue between Angelina Street and Colorado Street and the area of Brazos Street between Sylvan Avenue and Michaux Avenue Rescinded

Boil Water Advisory for Sylvan Avenue between Angelina Street and Colorado Street and the area of Brazos Street between Sylvan Avenue and Michaux Ave... Read More

Public Works Employees Temporarily Relocated

Public Works Employees Temporarily Relocated May 15 2019 - 11:27:00 am PALESTINE, Texas (May 15, 2019) – On April 15, 2019, Public Works employees ... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for the Texas State Railroad Park

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for the Texas State Railroad Park May 23 2019 - 03:25:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (May 23, 2019) – The City of Palestine is ... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Railroad Park Rescinded

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Railroad Park Rescinded May 28 2019 - 02:51:00 pm PALESTINE, Texas (May 28, 2019) – The Boil Water Notice for  RAI... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Palestine High School, Taco Bell, the Plaza Shopping Center and the area of Moore Drive Rescinded

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Palestine High School, Taco Bell, the Plaza Shopping Center and the area of Moore Drive Rescinded May 02 2019 - 01:... Read More