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GP&L Updates Regarding COVID-19:

-The City of Garland is working with customers during these difficult times. Although Customer Service is not currently disconnecting for non-payment, we anticipate resuming collection related activities on or about June 15. We strongly encourage customers to contact Utility Customer Service at 972-205-2671 or CustServ@GarlandTX.gov to discuss their situation. Please include your service address and account number in any correspondence. 

-The Duckworth Utility Services Building is closed until further notice. In-person payments can be made at the Utility Payment Drive-Thru (717 W. State St.) from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Other utility payment options are also available.

-Social distancing keeps customers and GP&L employees safe.

-Find more coronavirus (COVID-19) updates on the City of Garland home page. 

 

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Transmission Line Project Begins Nov. 25

Post Date:11/25/2019 8:23 a.m.

TMPA Transmission LineConstruction on a transmission power line running from north to south Garland begins on Nov. 25 and is scheduled for completion by March 31, 2020. Texas Municipal Power Agency (TMPA) owns the line, which is being upgraded to support reliability of the Texas electric grid.

Work on the transmission line begins at Ben Davis Substation north of Firewheel Town Center and proceeds south, generally running along Highway 78, except in the Downtown area where it follows the railroad line. Daytime lane closures will be limited to one lane from 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. along Highway 78. Short nighttime lane closures will be needed for the crossings of Highway 78, President George Bush Turnpike and Avenue B.

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