The Board of Public Utilities was established by the Tulare City Charter and is charged with the responsibility to regulate and manage the utility divisions of the city. Those divisions include Solid Waste (refuse collection and street sweeping), Water, Sewer and Wastewater. This five member Board is appointed by the City Council for four year terms. Effective May 18, 2017, the Board meets at 7:00 p.m. on the first and third Thursday of each month in the Tulare Public Library & Council Chambers at 491 North M Street.
Current Board Members (appointed 4/20/17):
Jim Pennington, President
Howard Stroman, Vice President