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Public Utility Board


The Public Utility Board acts as the governing body for Tacoma Public Utilities.



The Public Utility Board consists of five members who are nominated by the Mayor and appointed by a majority vote of the City Council. The membership term is five years.


Duties and Responsibilities

The Board oversees the management and operation of Tacoma Public Utilities, which includes Tacoma Power, Tacoma Water, and Tacoma Rail.


Staff Support

Staffing support to the Public Utility Board is provided by the administrative offices of Tacoma Public Utilities.

Time and Day

6:30 PM
Second and Fourth Wednesdays of the Month



Public Utilities Building
3628 S. 35th Street
Tacoma, WA


Additional Information

Staff Liaison 
Charleen Jacobs 
(253) 502-8201