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Portland Utility Board

  • Portland Water Bureau Providing the highest quality water, customer service and stewardship of the critical infrastructure, fiscal, and natural resources entrusted to our care.

The Portland Utility Board (PUB) is a citizen oversight body for the Portland Water Bureau and Bureau of Environmental Services and City Council management of these public utility bureaus.


Information about PUB membership and Application Form.

Please contact Melissa Merrell (, 503-823-1810) with any questions. 


PUB Letter to to the Mayor and Council Regarding Water Bureau and BES BMP Requests 

PUB Letter to the Mayor and Council Regarding Water Treatment


Upcoming PUB meetings  

PUB Meeting, October 19, 2017,11:30am -1pm, City Hall, Lovejoy Room

PUB Meeting, November 7, 2017, 4pm - 6:30pm, Interstate Building, Water Bureau

PUB Meeting, November 21, 2017,11:00 am -1pm, City Hall, Pettygrove Room

PUB Meeting, December 5, 2017, 4pm - 6:30pm, TBD

PUB Meeting, December 19, 2017,11am -1pm, City Hall, Pettygrove Room



*Master Working Calendar*                  *Meeting Materials*

Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Agendas and minutes of PUB meetings

Membership Information and Application

Information about joining the PUB

Administrative Review Committee Summaries

Summary reports of Administrative Review Committee Hearings that PUB members attend