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When you move to a new city, there's always a lot that you need to do. It can sometimes take a while for utilities to be activated. It's a good idea to scout ahead and contact your new utility providers to see how you should best go about getting your utilities set up.

You might need to show proof of address before you are allowed to set up your utilities. You might also need a picture id as well. If you are already established in your home, the information below can also help you if there are any problems with your service. If you are moving within the city, you might have to just contact your current provider to transfer service to your new location. Also, some providers only service parts of the city. Know if you are leaving their coverage area and how that will affect you.

In addition, if you are planning to do any construction on your property or dig in your yard, you should contact you local utility companies. This is to make sure you don't dig in to any underground wires or plumbing. You could not only seriously hurt yourself, but also cause a major problem with utility service in your area. This is a smart and safe way to make sure that you don't do anything foolish while making improvements to your land.
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The following is contact information for various utility companies, city services, cable and satellite providers, and waste management services in the city of Dallas. Use this list to ease your transition into the city. This can also help you if you need to contact any of these utilities that currently service your home.

Gas & Electric
Texas Utilities: 254-897-2976
SW Electric: 888-216-3523

Dallas Water Department: 214-670-8554
Each city or county has its own water department. Here's a listing by community:

Addison: (972) 450-2872
Allen: (214) 727-0182
Balch Springs: (972) 286-4477
Carrollton: (972) 466-3120
Cedar Hill: (972) 291-5118
Cockrell Hill: (972) 330-6333
Coppell: (972) 462-0022
Dallas: (214) 670-8554
DeSoto: (972) 230-9627
Duncanville: (972) 780-5000
Ennis: (972) 875-9081
Ft. Worth: (817) 871-8210
Farmers Branch: (972) 247-3131
Flower Mound: (972) 539-6006
Forney: (972) 552-2291
Garland: (972) 205-3200
Glenn Heights: (972) 223-1690
Grand Prairie: (972) 237-8200
Highland Park: (972) 521-4161
Hutchins: (972) 225-6121
Irving: (972) 721-2600
Lancaster: (972) 227-6075
Lewisville: (972) 219-3440
McKinney: (972) 542-2675
Mesquite: (972) 216-6278
Plano: (972) 578-7105
Richardson: (972) 238-4100
Rockwell: (972) 771-7700
Rowlett: (972) 412-6100
Seagoville: (972) 287-2050
Sunnyvale: (972) 226-7177
The Colony: (214) 987-5321
University Park: (972) 363-1644
Waxahachie: (972) 937-7330
Wilmer: (972) 225-6121
Wylie: (972) 442-8100

Southwestern Bell: 214-589-7700
(collect calls accepted)
You'll need to provide address, social security and/or driver's license number.

TCI: 214-328-5000
Serves Greater Dallas and surrounding counties. Call to obtain your local TCI number.

Public Transportation
Dallas Area Rapid transit (DART): 214-979-1111
More than 120 bus routes serving Dallas and surrounding areas

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