Department of Public Utilities

Philo Shelton
Utilities Manager, Philo S. Shelton, III, P.E.

Operating under the jurisdiction and control of the Board of Public Utilities, the Los Alamos County Department of Public Utilities (DPU) is a customer service oriented municipal utility that provides electric, gas, water and sewer services for County residents and businesses and provides wholesale electric and water services to the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL).
After-hours Emergencies: Call Police Dispatch at 505.662.8222

In-person Customer Care Center Visits: As of November 16th, in-person assistance is suspended due to recent COVID Health Order.


Contact Info



1000 Central Ave., Suite 130

Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Customer Care In-Person-Suspended Due to Recent COVID Health Order