The City of Palo Alto’s Utilities Operations and Engineering Divisions have multiple ongoing projects throughout the City to repair, replace, upgrade and/or underground electric, water, gas, wastewater facilities. For a general Projects Overview--click here. This only happens when there is an urgent problem that must be addressed. Otherwise, a 5 year moratorium on planned projects is observed after a street has been repaved FAQ: Why do I see Utilities crews digging up a street that was just repaved?
Click FAQ: How do I get details on specific projects? here or view the details listed under each major Capital Improvement Project (CIP) category below.
Electric System Improvements Gas System Improvements Water System Improvements Sewer System Improvements Current Project Street Map: Current Major Utility Projects Map
Sometimes, smaller CIP projects will not be listed on the website. If you have any questions regarding a CIP project not listed, please call:
Electric: (650) 566-4500 Water, gas and sewer: (650) 566-4501
Utilities Engineering Location: 1007 Elwell Court Palo Alto CA 94303
Fax: (650) 566-4536 Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Utilities Operations Location:Municipal Service Center 3201 East Bayshore Rd. Palo Alto, CA 94303 Contact: (650) 496-6934 ElectricPhone: Fax: (650) 493-8427 Water, Gas, Wastewater Phone: (650)496-6982 Fax: (650) 496-6924 Hours: Mon-Fri 7:00 am to 3:30 pm
Last Updated: Mar 18, 2015