Mesquite, TX – February 17, 2021 – The City of Mesquite has announced the temporary suspension of all non-essential services on Feb. 18 due to the forecast of the severe weather, with the essential services of police, fire and water reconnections remaining in place. The public is directed to call Water Utilities Dispatch at 972-216-6278 if they experience any disruption in water services to their home. Customers should contact the City of Mesquite’s Water Emergency Hot Line at 972-204-4888 for more information on the boil water notice, from 3 - 10 p.m., and from 7 a.m. - 10 p.m. Feb 18 and 19.
City services impacted on Feb. 18 include:
- Suspension of residential solid waste collection, environmental code enforcement, street repairs, building inspections and water utility bill and tax payments.
- Closures of facilities: Mesquite City Hall, Mesquite Municipal Center, Mesquite Community Services, Mesquite Art Center, Mesquite Library System, Mesquite Municipal Court, Mesquite Convenience Center, Mesquite Metro Airport terminal as well as senior and recreation centers.
- Closure of Mesquite Animal Shelter for in-person services, but the public may still view lost pets and animals available for adoption in the shelter at www.cityofmesquite.com/animal. For emergency services or to reclaim a lost pet the public may call 972-216-6283.