The City of Tacoma values a close relationship with its citizens. That relationship is essential in creating fair, responsive and cost-effective Environmental Services utility rates and programs.
The Environmental Services Commission (ESC) was created to review and make recommendations to the City Council, City Manager and City staff on wastewater, surface water and solid waste rates and rate structures, as well as services, policies and programs developed by Environmental Services.
The ESC’s 15 members represent a cross section of Tacoma’s residential, business and regulatory communities. The commission has 13 voting members and two ex-officio non-voting members, all appointed by the City Manager. Membership includes representatives from large and small businesses, developers, governmental entities, multi- and single-family residents, regulatory agencies and other groups.
Positions on the ESC are currently available for representatives of:
Apply now by completing the Environmental Services Commission application.