The primary mission of the Public Works Department is to provide for the management and maintenance of the City's infrastructure, including Streets, Facilities, Vehicles and Equipment, Solid Waste / Residential Garbage / Recycling Collection and Wastewater Treatment services. In addition to these services, Public Works assist in facilitating development projects and environmental compliance programs.
- Solid Waste & Recycling Collection
Your solid waste collection is a level of environmental service that many communities are not offering. "Keeping the appearance" is what makes Pahokee a great place to live and work.
As a resident of the City of Pahokee, you are doing your part to help protect and preserve some of most valuable resources. Most of the products we purchase everyday can be recycled.
Yellow Bins For Papers (Newspapers, Brown Bags, All Cardboard, cut down 3x3 magazines, Catalogs, Unwanted Mail, School / Office Paper, Phone Books, etc..)
Blue Bins For All Other (Plastic Containers #1-#7,Steal Cans, Aluminum Cans, Milk / Juice Cartons, Aluminum Foil and Pie Pans, Drink Boxes, Glass Bottles and Jars ect..)
To order recycling bins please contact the City of Pahokee's Public Works Department @ 924-7832.
You may also order them through the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County. Call 1-866-NEW-BINS (1-866-639-2467) or visit them online @ www.swa.org.