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Utilities News

Happy Earth Day

Posted on: April 22nd, 2022

A video from DPU and friends.

2023 Budget

Posted on: April 11th, 2022

The proposed FY23 budget for Salt Lake City Public Utilities is now available to view.

Advisory on Short Staffing

Posted on: January 10th, 2022

We are experiencing staffing shortages and are closing the building to customer service related visits until further notice. Customers may experience longer than normal wait times when calling our office. Development Services will remain open by appointment only. Thank you for your patience.

2021 Annual Report

Posted on: December 6th, 2021

Read our Annual Report here!

Source Water Protection Week

Posted on: September 24th, 2021

Source Water Protection Week is September 26-October 2! Check out the information below to learn more about what source water is and how you can help us protect it.

IDA Supports SLC’s Street Lighting Master Plan

Posted on: September 22nd, 2021

The International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) is a recognized authority on light pollution and is working to combat light pollution worldwide. They have recently shown support of the Street Lighting Master Plan. IDA has said, “It contains the best practices that we encourage for all jurisdictions, and if adopted it would set a new standard for […]

Interview with Watershed Program Manager

Posted on: August 19th, 2021

The interview starts at around 4:30 into the video. Thanks for watching.

Water Conservation

Posted on: August 10th, 2021

This chart shows reduced water usage. Thank you for all your efforts!

Public Utilities Advises Stage 2 Drought

Posted on: June 24th, 2021

Salt Lake City Department of Public Utilities has recently announced a recommendation to move to a Drought Level Stage 2. In Stage 2, all Institutional Customers (parks, government facilities, schools, and churches) are required to remain within their established watering budget, and if a site does not have a budget, to limit watering to only […]

Financial Updates

Posted on: April 27th, 2021

The proposed budget for the upcoming fiscal year, as well as rate changes, can be found here: