Trash & Recycling Updates – May 2021

The Recycling container has moved back to City Hall on South Britton St. Unfortunately, this is due to people using the container on Garner St. for non-recyclables. Heavy trash pick up is the same date and time as regular trash pickup —  on Wednesdays. Read more about the City of Tom Bean’s trash and recycling services.

Certificate of Compliance for Wastewater Treatment Plant

This letter is to inform you that the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) Dallas­-Fort Worth (DFW) Region Office has received adequate compliance documentation on January 28, 2021 to resolve the alleged violations documented during the investigation of the above­ referenced facility conducted on October 14, 2020. Based on the information submitted, no further action is required concerning this investigation. Here is the PDF file for the full Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) Notice of Compliance..

RESCINDED 2/24/2021 — City of Tom Bean Boil Water Notification

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Boil Water Notice is Rescinded On February 17, 2021, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality required the City of Tom Bean public water system, TX0910008, to issue a Boil Water Notice to inform customers, individuals, or employees that due to conditions which occurred recently in the public water system, the water from this public water system was required to be boiled prior to use for drinking water or human consumption purposes. The public water system has taken the necessary corrective actions to restore the quality of the water distributed by this public water system used for drinking water or human …

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Pay your Water Bill over the Phone with No Fee

The City will temporarily waive the $5.00 convenience fee so that you can call us at city hall to pay your water bill over the phone. Please do not come into City Hall if at all possible. You may also sign up for our e-pay program by simply registering on the city website. Click on this link to sign up. You will need your 5 digit PIN number which is located on the top of your water bill card and you will need your account number to register. Thank you for your cooperation during this time.

Texas-New Mexico Power Selects Tom Bean as Community Project

Tom Bean was selected by TNMP as their community project for this year. The wastewater plant lighting had been inoperable for many years due to wiring issues and burned out bulbs. TNMP came out, rewired some fixtures and replaced all burned out bulbs for us. All seven poles are now functioning which is a huge safety benefit for the city. THANK YOU TNMP and Barry Bonds for helping our City!