Utility Billing / Collections

Pay Water Bill Online

The City of Breckenridge provides water and trash utility services to the citizens and businesses in Breckenridge. Customers can request utility services, pay bills, manage accounts, and find out more about utility services at:

City Offices- Water Department

254-559-7249

105 North Rose Avenue
Breckenridge, TX 76424

Hours are Monday – Friday

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

 


New Accounts

To establish a new account, customers are required to fill out a new account application.  A deposit of $140.00 + a $10.00 Connect Fee is required for each account that is retained by the City and applied to the final bill.

 

Bills

Bills are due by close of business on the due date as indicated on the statement to avoid a delinquent fee.  Late notices are mailed out on the due date with a final due date to avoid a nonpayment service fee and interruption of service.

 

Repairs - Turning Water Off

If you need your water turned off/on for repairs there will be a one-time fee of $10.00 up until 4:30 pm, after 4:30 pm is a one-time fee of $25.00.

 

Emergency - Turning Water Off

In case of emergency for repairs to have water turned off/on after 5:00 pm call the Police Department at 254-559-2211 and they will contact the on call employee.

 

Trash Service

The City contracts with Republic Services for trash services. One Poly Cart will be delivered with all new accounts.  Additional Poly Carts are available at ½ the base rate. A maximum of 3 Poly Carts per residence. Tuesday is Poly Cart Delivery Day. If you require a larger dumpster you may contact the Water Office at 254-559-7249.

10-2017 CHANGES TO RESIDENTIAL TRASH PICK-UP

Starting October 23, 2017, Republic Services will change residential trash pick-up routes.

Monday’s route (red) will be north of Walker St. from the east side of N. Parks St. to the west side of Front St.

Tuesday’s route (gold) will be south of Walker St. from the east side of S. Parks St. to the west side of south Butte St.

Wednesday’s route (yellow) will be north of Walker St. from the east side of Front St. to the west side of N. Jackson St. and south of Walker St. from east side of Butte St. to west side of Melrose St.

Thursday’s route (green) will be north of Walker St. from the west side of N. Parks St. to Sendero Dr.

Friday’s route (blue) north and south of Walker St. from the west of Sendero Dr. to FM 3099. Also, South of Walker St. from west side of S. Parks St. to the west side of Sunset Blvd.

Republic Services would like to remind people that if you have multiple poly carts please allow 5-6 feet between the carts and away from mail boxes, gas meters and other vehicles.

Questions contact the Water Office at 254-559-7249.

 

10-2017 CHANGES TO BULK PICK UP

Beginning October 20, 2017, Republic Services will be changing bulk pick up for the City of Breckenridge from monthly to quarterly.

Pick up dates for the northwest section of the city (north of Walker St. and west of Breckenridge Ave.)

October 20, 2017      January 19, 2018     April 20, 2018     July 20, 2018     October 19, 2018

Pick up dates for the southwest section of the city (south of Walker St. and west of Breckenridge Ave.)

November 17, 2017     February 16, 2018     May 18, 2018     August 17, 2018     November 16, 2018

Pick up dates for the east section of the city (north and south of Walker St. and east of Breckenridge Ave.)

December 15, 2017     March 16, 2018     June 15, 2018     September 21, 2018     December 21, 2018

Republic Services will pick up three bulk items per residential unit per quarter. In order for large appliances and lawn equipment to be picked up, ALL LIQUIDS MUST BE REMOVED including gasoline, motor oil and hydraulic fluid. Any appliance that contain or have contained Freon or CFC’s, must have the compressor and lines removed plus tagged by a technician to be accepted. Doors must be removed from refrigerators and freezers.

Brush Chipping

Brush chipping service may be requested anytime throughout the year by a citizen within the City Limits of Breckenridge.  Request service in person at the Water Department, 105 N. Rose Avenue.

  1. Complete a Service Request form
  2. Brush must be located at curbside
  3. No brush larger than 8” in diameter
  4. No Brush longer than 6’ long
  5. Butt ends placed toward the street or curb
  6. No uprooted trees with roots attached
  7. No dirt encrusted brush
  8. Needs to be stacked neatly

An employee will come out and assess the brush and you will be contacted by the Water Department with the cost of the brush chipping.  Brush will be picked up within 7 working days once payment has been received.

Brush Chipping is provided twice a year to a customer at no charge – Spring and Fall

 

Sewer / Water Taps

Phone 254-559-7249 for further details.