Traffic Alert: Utility Work On Iris Street Monday

Traffic Alert:

Natural gas crews with the Los Alamos Department of Public Utilities will repair a gas line on Iris Street, just west of the 9th Street intersection behind the Los Alamos County Municipal Building.

Work is scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. and wrap up by 4 p.m. Monday.

Crews will excavate a section of road to repair the gas line on the south side of Iris behind the Municipal Building at 1000 Central Ave.

Iris will be blocked to all traffic between the tennis courts and Aspen Apartments, just west of 9th Street. Motorists will be routed through the Municipal Building parking lot and are advised to exercise caution.

Questions or concerns may be directed to the DPU through the Customer Care Center 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, at 505-662-8333 or

The Department of Public Utilities (DPU) operates the county-owned electric, gas, water and wastewater systems under the jurisdiction of the Board of Public Utilities. The November Board meetings are held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20 and the public is welcome to attend. The DPU is funded by rates paid for electric, gas, water and wastewater services and auxiliary fees, and has provided the community with these services for more than 50 years. | 505.662.8333 |