Streetlight Outages and Repairs:
        Within the City call 3-1-1
        Streetlight repair
Street Light Pole Knockdown Repair Claims:
       (213) 847-5224

Street lights on Wooden Poles (Utility Light), Outdoor Area Lighting and Alley Lighting:
  • All street lights on wooden poles and in alleys are installed, owned and maintained by LADWP.
  • Repair, maintenance, and upgrade requests for lights on wooden poles and poles in alleys should be directed to LADWP (800) 342-5397 or (800) DIAL DWP.
  • To request for the installation of a NEW Utility Light on a wooden pole, do any of the following:
    1. Fill in and email the application form (pdf) to
    2. Fill in and submit an online request
    3. Call the Community Services Division at (213) 847-1400
Requests for new street lighting systems, banners, LED shields and general questions that are not listed below (Eddie Chavez):
        (213) 847-1400
        (213) 847-1432
        How to get a new streetlight

Requests for pole communication attachments (Victor Turcios):
        (213) 847-1818
        Pole attachments

Assessment Information/Proposition 218 (Ruben Flamenco):
        (213) 847-1431
        Proposition 218

Private Development Plancheck, Case Management Information for B-Permit Private Development Projects, and Revocable Permits (Jay Wong):
        (213) 847-1511
        Permit information

Street Lighting Projects involving MTA (Asaad Alnajjar):
        (213) 847-1524

Street Lighting Projects involving LADOT and CALTRANS (Mary Jane Meer):
        (213) 847-1348 

Field Operations Division (James Masud):
        (323) 644-6219

Energy Efficiency Division - Information on: Solar Lighting, LED Conversion Program, and Evaluation/Testing of New Lighting Technologies (Richard Sarigumba):
        (213) 847-1826
        LED replacement program 

Streetlight Museum

Mailing Address:
Bureau of Street Lighting
1149 S. Broadway, Suite 200
Los Angeles, CA 90015
If you have any questions, please send e-mail to: