Utilities

Public utilities are required to notify the City prior to commencement of work on any City street. This does not always happen, but the City encourages residents to contact the City with questions about utility works in our neighborhoods. Additionally, emergency numbers for the utilities are provided below.

Emergency Contact Numbers for Utilities
PEPCO
1-877-737-2662 (outages)
202-872-3432 (downed wires and life-threatening emergencies)

Washington Gas
(703) 750-1400 or 1-800-752-7520.

WSSC
(301) 206-4002

Comcast
1-800-COMCAST (1-800-266-2278)

Verizon
1-800-VERIZON (1-800-837-4966)
or (410) 265-0577