BPUB Warns About Door-To-Door Scams

December 18, 2019

BROWNSVILLE, TX – The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) warns customers about salesmen going door-to-door offering water filtration systems and claiming they work with BPUB. According to reports, two salesmen posing to work for BPUB through a company selling water filtration products, have been requesting access into customer’s homes to inspect their water system and/or…

BPUB Project SHARE Scholarships Now Available

December 3, 2019

BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS – The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) is looking forward to awarding ten (10) scholarships in the amount of $1,000 to graduating high school seniors through its Project SHARE Scholarship program. BPUB understands the value of gaining a higher education. This is why BPUB wants to continue supporting members of the community as…

BPUB Participates in Utility Scam Awareness Day

November 19, 2019

BROWNSVILLE, TX – The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) will join Utilities United Against Scams (UUAS) to recognize the fourth annual Utility Scam Awareness Day on Wednesday, Nov. 20. Utility Scam Awareness Day is part of the week-long National Scam Awareness Week, a campaign focused on educating customers and exposing the tactics used by scammers.…

ERCOT: Electrical Conservation Needed Now

August 15, 2019

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) announces that electrical conservation is needed now until 7 p.m. to avoid rotating outages due to high demand throughout the state of Texas from sustained heat resulting in a record-setting load. ERCOT advised BPUB on Thursday that high temperatures have resulted in record electricity demand over the last few…

BPUB Crews Performing Inspections After Midtown Outages

July 31, 2019

BROWNSVILLE, TX — Crews from the Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) are busy making inspections and replacing equipment after a section of Central Brownsville experienced recent power outages. BPUB apologizes for any inconvenience these outages have caused these customers. In response to these outages, BPUB crews and technicians have made it their priority to thoroughly…

Resaca Restoration Project Moving Forward

May 1, 2019

With more funds and continued support from residents, BPUB is moving forward with its resaca restoration efforts through its collaboration with the city of Brownsville and the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers. Almost a year and a half ago, BPUB received an overwhelming amount of support from residents for a grant that would fund resaca…

Some BPUB Customers to Experience Water Service Interruption

February 13, 2018

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) announces there will be a water service interruption Tuesday, Feb. 13, from 7 p.m. until approximately 6 a.m. Wednesday, as crews replace water valves. The service interruption will affect approximately 200 customers.

Some BPUB Customers to Experience Water Service Interruption

February 2, 2018

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) announces there will be a water service interruption Saturday, Feb. 3, from 10 p.m. until approximately 9 a.m. Sunday, as crews replace water valves. The service interruption will affect approximately 200 customers. Crews will be replacing water valves at South Price Road and Mackintosh Drive, at Lindale Drive and…

BPUB Brownsville Country Club Electric Project

January 27, 2017

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board (BPUB) has started work on another major infrastructure project in Brownsville. This one in the Brownsville Country Club (BCC) area will have a major impact on those customers’ electrical service reliability.

PUBCAP Meeting to Feature Brownsville Country Club Project

January 17, 2017

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board’s (BPUB) citizens advisory panel will feature a presentation at the BPUB Administration Building on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. on the ongoing infrastructure improvement project at the Brownsville Country Club (BCC).