Utilities

The City of Garland provides electric service to its citizens through Garland Power & Light (GP&L), its locally owned and controlled not-for-profit municipal utility. GP&L is the fourth largest municipal utility in Texas with nearly 71,000 customers.

Important Utilities Contacts

Company & ServicePhone
Atmos Energy1‐888‐286‐6700
Environmental Waste Services972‐205‐3500
Garland Power & Light972‐205‐2650
Water and Sewer AdministrationMain Number: 972‐205‐3200 or Water or Sewer Emergency: 972‐205‐3210


Public Utilities System Specifications

Garland Power & Light

ServiceStatistic
Overhead distribution lines388 linear miles
Underground distribution lines601 linear miles
Electric substations32 stations
Transmission lines290 linear miles

Water & Wastewater

ServiceStatistic
System ratingSuperior
Water mains1,100 miles
Sewer mains1,001 miles
Storage capacity49.35 million gallons
Pumping capacity225.05 million gallons

Stormwater Management

ServiceStatistic
Hazardous materials collected6,501 gallons
Household hazardous waste disposed168 tons
Sediment kept out of drainage channels4,180 tons
Floatable reduction480 tons