Joesph Paterniti, P.E., Manager, Field Operations Manager/Interim Utility Director
Joe is responsible for the operations and maintenance of all water lines, sewer lines, stormwater systems and pump stations, including reclaimed water distribution systems. Over the past 29 years, he has gained extensive engineering consulting experience providing a wide range of planning, design and operational services to several South Florida municipal utilities. Joe is a licensed Professional Engineer in several states, including the State of Florida, and received his Civil Engineering BS from the University of Central Florida.
The City of Boynton Beach, Florida (City) provides Potable Water, Wastewater, Stormwater and Reclaimed Water services through the Utilities Department. The utility system includes: 30 wells, two (2) water treatment plants; one (1) 24 MGD lime softening and one (1) 10 MGD low pressure membrane softening with resin pretreatment and two (2) aquifer storage and recovery wells for potable water, a sewage collection and transmission system with approximately 165 wastewater lift stations, and the associated water distribution and wastewater collection piping systems, reclaimed water distribution system, stormwater swales, and a stormwater collection and disposal system.
The City of Boynton Beach is approximately 16.1 square miles with a population of approximately 68,000. The Utilities Department services approximately 112,000 customers. While the City provides municipal services to its citizens within the City limits, the City’s Utilities Department also provides water and wastewater services to other municipalities and incorporated Palm Beach County. Stormwater services are only provided within the City’s limits.
The Utilities' Department main telephone number is 561-742-6400, Customer Relations and Bill Pay is 561-742-6300.
Boynton Beach Utilities’ emergency after hours telephone number is 561-742-6430. Our address here at Boynton Beach Utilities is 124 E. Woolbright Road Boynton Beach, Fl. 33435.