Purpose: The Utilities Advisory Commission (UAC) is charged with providing advice on acquisition and development of electric, gas and water resources; joint action projects with other public or private entities which involve electric, gas or water resources; environmental implications of electric, gas or water utility projects, conservation and demand management.
Meetings: Regular meetings are at 7:00 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month and are cablecast live on Government Channel 16. Please check the Schedule of City Meetings for exact dates, times and location.
Who is on the Commission: The Utilities Advisory Commission is composed of seven members who shall be appointed by and serve at the pleasure of the City Council. The term of office of each member shall be three years or until his or her successor is appointed. Six members of the Commission shall at all times be residents of the City. The names and addresses of current commissioners are listed below.
Subcommittees: Chair Foster is appointing commissioners to committees to cover the following issues:
Fiber-to-the-premise: Commissioners Schwartz and Danaher
Electric Undergrounding: Commissioner Hall and Vice Chair Cook
Water Recycling: Commissioner Schwartz
Second transmission line: Commissioner Hall and Vice Chair Cook
To contact the Commission by email, by email, click here. The Utilities Advisory Commission appreciates hearing from citizens and your email will be forwarded to all seven Commissioners.
Be advised that your email to the UAC is a public recordand your correspondence should not include any private information (such as home address or minor children's names) that you might not want the general public to have access to. If your email is regarding a specific agenda item for an upcoming meeting, your email will be available for public inspection at the meeting.
We thank you in advance for taking the time to share your comments!
Chair: Jonathan Foster Vice Chair: James Cook Staff Liaison: Ed Shikada (650) 329-2146 Council Liaison: Council Member Gregory Scharff Council Alternate: Council Member Eric Filseth
Links to all the informational reports described above are currently being created. Some are available now and the rest will be available within a few days. If you have an urgent need to view a specific document and cannot link to it yet, please request a copy.