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Tacoma Public Utilities News Room
December 28, 2018
Tacoma Power Awards Grants to Tacoma Housing Authority and Bates Technical College for Solar Energy Projects
Contributions from Evergreen Options program will support campus for homeless youth and bolster local educational institute Today, Tacoma Power announced the winners of its Ever ...
November 13, 2018
Public invited to discuss Click! network Nov. 19
Tacoma is pursuing enhancements to the public-owned network, called Click! and will hold a public stakeholder gathering from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 19. City and utility leade ...
November 8, 2018
Water sample test showed high PFAS levels at one well in Tacoma
Tacoma Water, in response to national and regional concerns, and as part of its mission to provide clean, reliable water – recently conducted voluntary testing for manmade pe ...
October 24, 2018
Tacoma Public Utility Board to vote on budget, rates tonight
After reviewing plans and staff presentations for more than eight months, the Public Utility Board will vote on a budget at its 6:30 p.m. meeting tonight that will set upcoming rat ...
September 13, 2018
City of Tacoma working to reduce carbon pollution through electric vehicles
The City of Tacoma General Government and Tacoma Public Utilities (TPU) have teamed up to reduce carbon pollution – and they’ll do it through electric vehicles (EVs). B ...
September 10, 2018
Renewable energy grants available for local nonprofits
Building renewable energy projects may seem out of reach for many nonprofits, schools, churches and government organizations. Not anymore. Through the Evergreen Options program, Ta ...
July 16, 2018
Tacoma Power to begin Henderson Bay tower and power line replacement project later this month
For 92 years, four electric towers have stood in Henderson Bay holding the lines that carry power to Tacoma from the Cushman Dam. At the end of this month, Tacoma Power will begin ...
July 5, 2018
Murray Morgan Bridge to close for Tacoma Power system upgrades July 9 through August 17
Tacoma Power is upgrading its power lines attached to the Murray Morgan Bridge (11th Street Bridge in Tacoma) to bring more electrical capacity to Tacoma’s Central Business D ...
June 26, 2018
TPU customers targeted by new, potentially dangerous scam attack
Tacoma Public Utilities’ Customer Services team has been flooded by phone calls from customers concerned they may have been the target of a scam. Nearly 200 people have conta ...
May 23, 2018
Jackie Flowers selected to lead Tacoma Public Utilities
May 23, 2018 The Tacoma Public Utility Board voted unanimously tonight to begin negotiations with Jackie Flowers, who, pending successful contract negotiations and confirmatio ...