All-American City of Pharr

Public Utilities


Location: City of Phar – Public Utilities Building
801 E Sam Houston
   Pharr, TX 78577
Phone: 956-402-4300
Fax: 956-783-4688
After 5pm, Weekends, Holidays: 956-402-4444
Billing Inquiries: 956-402-4151
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday

8:00am – 5:00pm


“Water is Life” is something the City of Pharr Public Utilities Department takes to heart.  For 10 years in a row, we have held our “SUPERIOR” rating from our regulatory agency Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.  The Public Utilities Department consists of the following divisions:


Every division recognizes how important water is and the value of water.  The Public Utilities Department has embraced the motto from the American Water Works Association and truly believes we are here to provide:

  • Public Health
  • Economic Growth
  • Fire Protection
  • Quality of Life Services


Below is a list of the most common services we provide:

  • Water Leak Repairs
  • Sewer Problems
  • Traveling Meters
  • Treatment of Wastewater
  • Fire Hydrant Repairs
  • Water Quality Complaints
  • Lift Station Maintenance
  • Manhole Repairs
  • Excavation Permits
  • Water / Sewer Line Locates
  • Backflow Prevention
  • Low Water Pressure
  • Potable Water Production
  • New Water Connections


Other Links:


(Click for details)  Water Conservation Ordinance


Public Utilities Department receives award from the Texas Water Utilities Association

Public Utilities Department receives the largest grant in Texas history

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