Public Works News

News & Announcements

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

09/17/20-ADVISORY-CR420 NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF FM320 WILL BE CLOSED

Please be advised that CR 420 near the intersection of FM 320 will be closed Thursday, September 17, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. to Noon due to new water line... Read More

9/16/20 - ADVISORY - WEST POINT TAP ROAD BETWEEN LAKE DRIVE AND PARKCREST DRIVE WILL BE CLOSED FROM 8:00 TO 5:00

Please be advised, West Point Tap Road, between Parkcrest Drive and Lake Drive, will be closed Wednesday, September 16, 2020,  from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 ... Read More

ADVISORY (8/24/2020) - STREET CLOSURE AT WEST POINT TAP

Please be advised that West Point Tap from Ridgewood to Parkcrest Drive will be closed from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday, August 24, 2020 through Wed... Read More

9-1-2020 ADVISORY - COMPOST FACILITY WILL BE CLOSED ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 AND MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2020

Please be advised that City of Palestine Compost Facility will be closed Saturday, September 5, 2020 and Monday, September 7, 2020 in observance of La... Read More

ADVISORY (8/21/2020) - BOIL WATER NOTICE RESCINDED FOR N. QUEEN STREET

August 21, 2020 - Please be advised that the Boil Water Notice is rescinded for N. Queen Street from W. Oak to W. Debard Streets.  Contact Public Work... Read More

ADVISORY - BOIL WATER NOTICE RESCINDED FOR S. MAGNOLIA STREET

Please be advised that the Boil Water Notice for S. Magnolia Street between W. Park Avenue and W. Reagan Street has been rescinded.  Contact Public Wo... Read More

ADVISORY - BOIL WATER NOTICE ISSUED N. QUEEN STREET

Please be advised that a Boil Water Notice is issued for N. Queen Street from W. Oak to W. Debard Streets.  Contact Public Works for any questions or ... Read More

ADVISORY - BOIL WATER NOTICE RESCINDED FOR FITZHUGH STREET

Please be advised that the Boil Water Notice is rescinded for Fitzhugh Street between Drexel and Gardner Streets.   Contact Public Works for any quest... Read More

EAST COLORADO STREET CLOSURE

City of Palestine Public Works Department will close East Colorado Street from Crockett Road to S. Sylvan Avenue between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. begin... Read More

ADVISORY - BOIL WATER NOTICE FOR SOUTH MAGNOLIA STREET

August 18, 2020 - Please be advised that a Boil Water Notice is in effect for S. Magnolia Street from W. Park Avenue to W. Reagan Street for repair of... Read More

ADVISORY - SALT WORKS ROAD BOIL WATER NOTICE RESCINDED

August 17, 2020 - Residents be advised the Boil Water Notice has been rescinded for Salt Works Road between Thomas and Basset Roads.  Contact Public W... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice for Fitzhugh Street

Please be advised that a Boil Water Notice is in effect 8/17/2020 for Fitzhugh Street between Drexel and Gardner Streets due to water outage for repai... Read More

ADVISORY - COMPOST FACILITY EXTENDED HOURS AUGUST 17, 2020 THROUGH AUGUST 19, 2020

Residents be advised that the Compost Facility in Palestine will be open Monday, August 17, 2020 and will have extended hours through Wednesday, Augus... Read More

ADVISORY - BOIL WATER NOTICE

Boil Water Notice for Salt Works Road between Thomas and Basset Road due to water outage for repair of break in main waterline. 

BOIL WATER NOTICE RESCINDED FOR S. JACKSON STREET

EFFECTIVE AUGUST 11, 2020 AT 12:29 P.M: - Please be advised that the Boil Water Notice for S. Jackson Street between Swantz Street and Giraud Street h... Read More

ADVISORY - Boil Water Notice in Effect S. Jackson Street

ADVISORY - Effective August 8, 2020, there is a boil water notice in effect for S. Jackson Street between Swantz Street and Giraud Street.  

North Jackson street closure

Please be advised that N. Jackson Street between Harrison and Tip Street will be closed Tuesday, August 4, 2020 for intersection tie-ins. Public Works... Read More

Intermittent water outage - Monday, August 3, 2020

Please be advised that Lake Street will be experiencing intermittent water outages today, August 3, 2020 due to water line tie-ins.  Contact Public Wo... Read More

Intermittent Water Outages

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 there will be intermittent water outages on Lake Street for water line replacement/repairs in the near future.  Please contac... Read More

STREET CLOSURE FOR ALL THROUGH TRAFFIC ON DONNIEBROOK STREET

Donniebrook Street will be closed to all through traffic the week of July 27, 2020, during the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily until sewer repai... Read More

Palestine Avenue North bound traffic lane closed off

Public Works Department will be closing off the North bound traffic lane around the 1000 block of Palestine Avenue/Highway 79 beginning at  8:00 p.m. ... Read More

Water outage - Turner Street from Gardner Drive to Highway 79

Public Works Utilities Department will be shutting water off for valve replacement beginning at 10:00 p.m. tonight.  Water will be restored when repai... Read More

JULY 10, 2020 - WEST POINT TAP AND CHESTNUT STREET WILL HAVE INTERMITTENT WATER OUTAGES

During the day today, July 10, 2020, there will be periodic water outages at the intersection (s) of West Point Tap and Chestnut Street for water line... Read More

There will be intermittent water outages on West Point Tap affecting North and South Ridgewood and Cedar Heights

Today, there will be intermittent water outages on West Point Tap Road due to water line replacement.  This will affect North and South Ridgewood and ... Read More

WATER OUTAGE ON WEST POINT TAP - AFFECTING LAKE DRIVE, PARKCREST DRIVE AND BLANTON ROAD

Public Works Utilities Department will be shutting water off at 11 a.m. on West Point Tap for water line replacement – to affect Lake Drive, Blanton R... Read More

Boil Water Notice for Perry St. from Murchison to Hodges St. has been rescinded

Boil Water Rescind NoticeOn 06/05/2020, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) required our public water system,City of Palestine Utilit... Read More

Boil water notice for Perry Street from Murchison to Hodges Street

PALESTINE, Texas (06/05/2020) – The City of Palestine is issuing a boil water notice for Perry Street from Murchison Street to Hodges Street.  (No oth... Read More

City of Palestine Water Interruption on Thursday, June 4, 2020

City of Palestine Utilities Department will be interrupting water service at 11:00 p.m. Thursday, June 4, 2020 to complete fire hydrant replacement on... Read More

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