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The City of Ingleside Public Works Department consists of Water, Wastewater, Street, Drainage, Parks and Vector Control – all working together to provide prompt, courteous service and to ensure a safe and clean environment for all the citizens of Ingleside.

Frequently Asked Questions

I just moved to Ingleside, how do I get water, sewer and garbage collection service?

Call the Utility Services Department at City Hall, 361-776-2517, Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm.

I paid my bill, but I turned on the faucet and I have no water, who should I call?

Call the Utility Services Department at City Hall, 361-776-2517, Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm. After hours or on week-ends, call the Ingleside Police Department, 361-776-2531 and they will dispatch the appropriate personnel.

The water coming out of my faucets is discolored or has an odor, who should I call?

Call The Public Works Department at 361-776-7409, Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm. After hours or on week-ends, call the Ingleside Police Department, 361-776-2531 and they will dispatch the appropriate personnel.

The toilets in my house are backing up, what do I do? Who do I call?

Call The Public Works Department at 361-776-7409, Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm. After hours or on week-ends, call the Ingleside Police Department, 361-776-2531 and they will dispatch the appropriate personnel.

Who picks up my household garbage and how often?

When you sign up for water service at City Hall, you will be given a schedule of when Allied Waste picks up in your neighborhood. Your residence will be issued a blue garbage bin from Allied Waste and garbage will be picked up twice weekly.

I just trimmed my trees, what do I do with the limbs?

Click these links to see the Ingleside Brush Collection Routes, the 2016 Brush Collection Schedule, and the 2017 Brush Collection Schedule to find when your neighborhood is scheduled for brush pickup.  Limbs should be cut into six foot lengths and stacked by the curb, avoinding overhanging obstructions.  For additional information, please call the Public Works office at 361-776-7409, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.

Where can I take empty boxes, old carpet and appliances and other junk that I no longer want?

There are dumpsters available at the city yard for residents to use.  You must purchase a ticket to use the dumpsters at City Hall and then bring your items to the Public Works Yard.  Charges are based on size of load.  The current fee is $8.00 per cubic yard with a minimum fee of $20.00.  A Fee Schedule is available at City Hall and the Public Works Office.  Please feel free to call us at (361) 776-7409 for more information.

Does the city have a recycling program?

At the present time, the city does not have a recycling program. We would love to hear your ideas on how to start one for the city.

My street has potholes, or needs repair, who do I call?

Please call the Public Works Office at 361-776-7409, Monday – Friday, 8am to 5pm, to report streets in need of repair.

Who do I call about missing street name signs or stop signs?

Please call the Public Works Office at 361-776-7409, Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm, to report missing or damaged signs.

The street light outside my house is out, who do I call?

If you notice a street light that is out, you can repot it at https://www.aeptexas.com/outages/report/StreetlightProblem.aspx or you can call 1-877-373-4858 to report it to the local power company. It helps to have a street location or pole number available when you call.

I’m putting in a fence, or removing a tree, how do I find the water and sewer lines in my yard?

Call The Public Works Office at (361) 776-7409, Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5pm, to locate water and wastewater lines. Texas 811 Texas811.org for all underground utilities line locates other than Water and Wastewater.

Have a question you don’t see addressed on the website?
Please email rkeeton@inglesidetx.gov or call us at 361-776-7409 or 361-776-7315 for additional information.

Contact

Hours of Operation are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

After Hours Emergencies
Please call the Ingleside Police Department at 361-776-2531.

Donald Paty
Director of Public Works
DPaty@inglesidetx.gov
Office: (361) 776-7409 or (361) 776-7315
Fax: (361) 776-6425
Location:
2525 Eighth St., Ingleside, TX 78362
At the corner of Eighth Street and Avenue B, under the water tower
Ronita Keeton
Public Works Secretary
rkeeton@inglesidetx.gov
Office: (361) 776-7409 or (361) 776-7315
Fax: (361) 776-6425
Location:
2525 Eighth St., Ingleside, TX 78362