Department of Public Utilities

Philo Shelton headshot
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, owned by the community, 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

Contact Info



[email protected]

1000 Central Ave., Suite 130

Customer Care In-Person transactions: Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm

Call or Email: Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm