Municipal Lighting Department

Plattsburgh Municipal Lighting Department (PMLD) is composed of 26 employees.  Aside from major projects, PMLD keeps busy by fixing power outages, repairing old lines, removing fallen trees, updating electrical sources in order to be more power efficient etc.

Billing and Customer Service

For questions regarding billing and customer service please call 518-563-7704

In case of an Emergency please call 518-563-2200

Pay your Bill Online

Pay your electric bill here.

Electric Rates Effective 1-1-10

Consumer Complaints

For consumer complaints that cannot be resolved with the Plattsburgh Municipal Lighting Dept. at 518-563-2200, you may contact the New York Department of Public Service (DPS).  DPS complaints may be directed as follows:  Website:;  Phone: DPS HOTLINE at 1-800-342-3355 (M-Th 7:30am-7:30pm, F 7:30am- 7:00pm); or Mail:  Office of Consumer Services, NYS Department of Public Service, 3 Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12223