Palm Beach Relocation Guide

SPR-SUM 2016

The Palm Beach Relocation Guide is Palm Beach County's most respected relocation publication and is a MUST for anyone considering visiting, moving to, living in, or just wants to learn more about the Palm Beaches.

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P A L M B E A C H R E L O C A T I O N G U I D E . C O M 193 Make sure to contact your new utility providers at least two weeks prior to moving in. CABLE, INTERNET & PHONE SERVICE AT&T 855-369-6101; DirecTV 855-844-4388; DISH 888-605-7537; Hotwire Connections 800-355-5618; Verizon Wireless 561-616-0100; Xfinity 800-934-6489; ELECTRICITY Florida Power & Light (FPL) 561-697-8000; Florida Public Utilities 800-427-7712; NATURAL GAS Florida Public Utilities 800-427-7712; GARBAGE & RECYCLING Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County 561-640-4000; WATER & SEWER City of West Palm Beach Utilities 561-822-2222; Palm Beach County Water Utilities Department 561-740-4600; MAIL United States Postal Service 800-275-8777; VOTER REGISTRATION Palm Beach County Elections 561-656-6200; RECYCLING Recycling is available to all Palm Beach County residents. Palm Beach County's recycling program is one of the best in the country. Recycling preserves our natural resources and increases the life of our landfll. The Solid Waste Authority has adopted the state's 75% waste reduction goal and if we are going to continue to achieve this goal we need everyone to their part. Recycling is easy in Palm Beach County. See below for the ins and outs. Recycling Bins: These recycling containers are only for multi-family complexes with dumpster service. They are serviced mechanically. These recycling containers are for curbside collection only. They are collected manually. Yellow Bin | Paper Products • Newspapers • Magazines • Unwanted Mail • School and Offce Papers • Phone Books • Paper Bags • Boxes (Box types include beverage car tons, tissue boxes, dr y food boxes, cor rugated cardboard, Boxes must be flattened and cut to 3'x3' max) Please place shredded paper in a brown paper bag, fold the top down to secure, and place in your Yellow Bin. Blue Bin | Plastic Containers #1-#7 • Steel Cans • Aluminum Cans • Drink Boxes • Milk Cartons • Glass Bottles and Jars Prohibited Items: Because contamination affects the marketability of the materials we collect, please be careful not to place the following in your bins: • Plastic Wrap & Bags • Styrofoam • Light Bulbs, mirrors, glass plates, vases • Containers larger than 5 gallons • Plastic furniture • Food waste No plastic bags in either bin, please! Source: Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County, FL Easy for Residents of Palm Beach

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