Utilities - Electric, Water, Solid Waste

The Town of Indian River Shores contracts for utility services. The following are points of contact for further information and assistance:

Electric Service is provided by Florida Power and Light (FPL). To contact FPL anytime, please visit their website for answers to many questions or call (800) 226-3545.

To report a street light out, please report to FPL here.

To check your personal residence schedule for household garbage, RECYCLE or yard waste, contact Republic Services at 772-562-6620 or check the County website or call 772-770-5112.

Natural Gas. There is a possibility of having this service provided in the near future, if enough interest exists among the residents. For more information, please contact Geralyn Farella at 772-521-0402, representing Florida City Gas directly about their expansion plans or to receive a personal cost-savings analysis. She may also be contacted by email at Geralyn.Farella@NextEraEnergy.com.

Water Service is provided by the City of Vero Beach. This includes your drinking water, sewer and irrigation water provision. You may reach them by calling (772) 978-5220.

A study was commissioned by the Council to determine the status of the water infrastructure in our Town. For a copy of the Power Point presentation given at the June 2020 meeting, please contact the Town Clerk.

Lawn Watering is governed by the State of Florida through the St. John's River Water Management District for city water. It does not apply to watering using reuse water from a lake or supplied by agreement with the City of Vero Beach to certain neighborhoods.

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This is the brief rule:
Daylight Savings Time (spring & summer, 2nd Sunday in March through 1st Sunday in November) - between 4:01 pm and 10:59 am on Wednesday & Saturday (house numbers ending with an odd number), Thursday & Sunday (house numbers ending in an even number), or Tuesday & Friday (non-residential only).

Eastern Standard Time (fall & winter, 1st Sunday in November until the 2nd Sunday in March), only once weekly - Saturday for odd numbered houses, Sunday for even numbered houses, and Tuesday for non-residential addresses.

Please see other restrictions and allowances here, at the St. John River Water Management District website.

For frequently asked questions (FAQs) about watering, please look here.

Check this link for Solid Waste details. Residential trash, yard & recycle are picked up by Republic Services, who also has an exclusive right in this Town for providing containers for construction/contractors use. They may be contacted by calling (772) 562-6620, press 2 for roll-off container service, press 3 then option 1 for Pay by Phone, option 2 for Customer Service. Their fax number is (772) 770-1516.

You may also send mail to Republic Services, 3905 Oslo Rd., Vero Beach, FL 32968.