Board of Public Utilities


About the Board of Public Utilities (BPU)

The Board of Public Utilities (BPU), established by City Charter Section 25, is comprised of seven (7) members individually appointed by City Council members. The BPU has general policy authority and direction over the management and operation of the City's water and wastewater facilities. The Board also directs other water operations managed by the City and water facilities owned or operated by the City.


The BPU meets on the first and third Thursdays of each month at 1:30 p.m. in the Council Chamber, Santa Rosa City Hall.