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San Francisco Public Utilities Commission Citizen Advisory Committee

The Citizens' Advisory Committee (CAC) provides recommendations to the General Manger of the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission and the Board of Supervisors regarding the agency's long-term strategic, financial and capital improvement plans. (Admin Code 5.140-142)

The CAC is comprised of 17 appointees. Each member of the Board of Supervisors may appoint one member who must be a resident of his or her supervisory district. Candidates must demonstrate one or more of the following qualifications: represent a community, business, environmental, or environmental justice organization, or have demonstrated knowledge, skill or experience in a field related to public utilities, environmental justice or environmental science.

Four members are appointed by the Mayor:
•one member who represents the PUC's regional water customers
•one member who represents a large San Francisco water user
•one City resident who has demonstrated knowledge of engineering or financial management
•one member who represents a regional or statewide environmental organization

Two members are appointed by the President of the Board of Supervisors:
•one resident who represents a small business in San Francisco
•one resident who represents an environmental justice organization