Public Works Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I get sand and sandbags?
Residents are offered 10 sandbags free of cost and sand for flooding issues. Sandbags can be obtained at the Police Department connected to City Hall. In emergencies sandbags locations may additionally be placed at the front of City Hall. Sand is available in front of City Hall (south end of parking lot). Please be aware and follow signage in the City Hall parking lot to avoid parking jams.
For the address or a directional map to City Hall please click the link below:
5801 Marina Drive, Holmes Beach FL 34217
What are the hours of the City of Holmes Beach Public Boat Ramp?
The public boat ramp is located at 6398 Marina Way, Holmes Beach, FL. 34217. Park hours are from 6:00 to 10:00pm
I'm having water issues at my residence, what do I do?
The City of Holmes Beach does not provide any services for water utilities, including sewer. If you are having problems with any type of water utility issues, Contact Manatee County Utilities at:
Office: (941) 792-8811
Water Line Breaks: Ext. 5268
Backflow Questions: Ext. 5267 or 5283
Landfill Questions: Ext. 8001
Sewer Issues: Ext. 5011
Water Color/Odor Ext. 5025
Meters: Ext. 5120
After hour emergencies: (941) 792-8811 option 8
How can I find my Trash & Recycling Collection days at my Residence?
Visit the Manatee County Website for all Waste Schedules in your area at:
I'm experiencing a power outage or need to report a street light out, who do I contact?
The City of Holmes Beach does not service, maintain or repair any power/electrical services.
If you are having power issues, here are some helpful links and numbers.
All power outages and outage updates call or go online at:
Power outage: Call 1-800-4-OUTAGE (1-800-468-8243) or www.fpl.com
Report Street Light outage/problems: https://www.fpl.com/my-account/streetlight.html#landingView
Vegetation Control around power lines: https://www.fpl.com/my-account/vegetation-management.html
All other power/electrical problems go to: https://www.fpl.com/support/helpful-links.html?cid=HCTL08
Contact information for domestic and wildlife animals
For Wildlife Issues (injured, lost or dangerous animals) contact:
Wildlife Education & Rehabilitation Center Inc: (941) 778-6324
For dead animals on The City of Holmes Beach Property (Parks, Roadways, Sidewalks) that require immediate attention contact:
Public Works Clerk- (941) 932-6147
What are the hours of City Field?
Park hours are from 7am to 10pm
When will the City Right of Way by my house be mowed/edged?
All City Right of Ways, roads, and sidewalks are inspected on a weekly basis by our Public Works Foreman. All needed maintence is then determined and prioritized accordingly. If you feel that a location has been missed please send in a request using our Public Works Portal: https://citizenportal.dudesolutions.com/HolmesBeachFL
What are the Public Works Office Hours?
Our office hours are Monday through Friday 8am to 4pm. For work request please use our Public Works portal: https://citizenportal.dudesolutions.com/HolmesBeachFL
Who do I tell about a broken sidewalk/street sign down/cross walk out?
Please put in a request through our Public Works Portal at: https://citizenportal.dudesolutions.com/HolmesBeachFL
If it is an emergency please dial 9-1-1 or call the Holmes Beach Police Department’s hotline at (941) 778-COPS
How do I purchase a memorial bench?
To order a memorial bench please contact Admin Specialist, Ami Cox, (firstname.lastname@example.org). For bench locations please visit our available bench page here. In your email please reference the location from the available bench map that you would like your bench to be located at and what you would like written on the bench. The fee for a bench and plaque is $636.24. Once payment is received, it will take approximately for the bench to be made and plaque to be engraved.
I would like to purchase/donate a memorial bench. What do I do?
Please click the link here for more information
I am having a mosquito problem, what should I do?
If you are having issues with mosquitos please contact Manatee County Mosquito Control to report an issue and/or request service: