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

Important Utilities Contacts

Company & ServicePhone
Atmos Energy1‐888‐286‐6700
Environmental Waste Services972‐205‐3500
Garland Power and 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

Generation Capacity528 megawatts
Overhead lines387 linear miles
Underground lines594 linear miles
Electric substations29 stations
Transmission lines209 linear miles

Water & Wastewater

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

Stormwater Management

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