More than 100 years of service
Tacoma Public Utilities provides services that are vital to our quality of life.
- Publicly owned since 1893
- Largest department in Tacoma City government
- Operates entirely from revenues from sale of services, not from taxes
- Governed by the Public Utility Board, the members of which appoint the Director of Utilities
- Approximately 1,350 employees, including our management team
- View our publications, including the Annual Report and Quick Facts