The vast majority of the public lights throughout the City are maintained by Pepco. However, some are maintained by the City, including the following:
Pedestrian/Street Lights The City maintains the decorative pedestrian lights at these locations:
3400 block of Hamilton St.
3000 and 3100 blocks of Hamilton St. (between Queens Chapel Rd. and Ager Rd.), north side of street only
Route 1 from Farragut St. to Hamilton St.
On the sign-wall (five lights) located at the intersection of US Route 1 and Alternate US Route 1 and on the underside of the Alternate US Route 1 Bridge (three lights), which provide lighting to a section of City Lot #1.
Park Lights The City maintains park lights at these locations:
Magruder Park located at 40th Ave. and Hamilton St. (The city does not maintain the lights at the pool or the pool parking lot..)
McClanahan Park located at Oliver St. and 36th Ave.
Centennial Park located on Baltimore Ave. and Hamilton St.
Robert J. King Memorial Park located on Gallatin St. at 42nd Pl.
Report an Outage To report an outage of a City-maintained light, please call (301) 985-5032.
To report an outage of a non-City light, please contact:
For street lights: Pepco, (877) 737-2662. Be prepared to provide the address, pole type (wood or metal) and pole number.
For Hamilton Pool lights: Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission, (301) 699-2255.