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ATTENTION: Utilities Lobby closed for 30 days beginning March 16

Beginning Monday, March 16, 2020 the Utilities Lobby located at 4410 66th Street W. will be closed for 30 days. 

Payments may be made by any of the methods on the Bill Payment Options page

All other business may be conducted over the phone, including opening new service;  call 941-792-8811.

To prevent any possible spread of COVID-19, the April 18th 3333 Lena Road and April 4th 66th Street W. household hazardous waste and electronic scrap collections are canceled. 

Potable water line flushing on island

(March 12, 2020) Crews have begun flushing water lines located on the Island north of Manatee Avenue this week. This flushing has been needed over the past several years in response to less than desired chlorine residual concentrations in this area of the system at this time of the year.  Our present monitoring efforts have indicated a decreasing trend in residuals that will likely require flowing additional water to decrease water age and bring the residuals back to standard levels. There are no precautionary boil water notices so residents need not worry about the safety of the drinking water. 

WATER OFF NOTICES

Manatee County, FL (Friday, March 27, 2020) – Manatee County Utilities Department has issued a Rescission Notice for the Tuesday Night, March 24, 2020 Precautionary Notice for our customers in Palm Village (3528 14th St. W.) and Mermaid Manor (3720 14th St. W.) . Read more

Utilities payments during covid-19

The Manatee County Utilities Department recognizes that the efforts to minimize the spread of the virus have caused some residents economic difficulties.  All late fees are being waived and water will not be shut off for non-payment of utility bills. 


How can we help you?

Contact Utilities at (941) 792-8811 and use the following extensions from 8:00 a.m. through 4:30 p.m. for your specific issue:

  • Water Line Breaks: Ext 5268 
  • Backflow Questions: Ext 5267 or 5283  water.saver@mymanatee.org
  • Landfill Questions: Ext 8001
  • Sewer Issues: Ext 5011
  • Water Color/Odor: Ext 5025
  • Meters: Ext. 5120

After normal business hours, report emergencies through the (941) 792-8811 number by choosing option 8. 

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