Utilities

The City of Garland provides electric service to its citizens through Garland Power & Light, its locally owned and controlled not-for-profit municipal utility. GP&L is the fourth largest municipal utility in Texas with nearly 68,000 customers.

Important Utilities Contacts
Environmental Waste Services 972‐205‐3500
Water & Sewer Administration Main Number: 972‐205‐3200
Water or Sewer Emergency: 972‐205‐3210
Atmos Energy Customer Service: 1‐888‐286‐6700
Garland Power & Light 972‐205‐2650
Public Utilities System Specifications
Garland Power & Light
Generation Capacity 528 megawatts
Overhead lines 387 linear miles
Underground lines 588 linear miles
Electric substations 28 stations
Transmission lines 199 linear miles
Water & Wastewater
System rating Superior
Water mains 1,100 miles
Sewer mains 1,001 miles
Storage capacity 46.9 million gallons
Pumping capacity 221.04 million gallons
Stormwater Management
Hazardous materials collected 65 gallons
Household hazardous waste disposed 895 tons
Sediment kept out of drainage channels 3,600 tons
Floatable reduction 461 tons

Source: City of Garland