Utilities Advisory Commission

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Purpose: The Utilities Advisory Commission (UAC) is charged with providing advice on acquisition and development of electric, gas and water resources; joint action projects with other public or private entities which involve electric, gas or water resources; environmental implications of electric, gas or water utility projects, conservation and demand management. 

Meetings: Regular meetings are at 7:00 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month and are cablecast live on Government Channel 16. Please check the Schedule of City Meetings for exact dates, times and location.

Who is on the Commission: The Utilities Advisory Commission is composed of seven members who shall be appointed by and serve at the pleasure of the City Council. The term of office of each member shall be three years or until his or her successor is appointed. Six members of the Commission shall at all times be residents of the City. The names and addresses of current commissioners are listed below.

Subcommittees: Chair Cook will appoint commissioners to committees at the next UAC meeting in August to cover the following issues:
  • Fiber-to-the-premise: 
  • Electric Undergrounding: 
  • Water Recycling: 
  • Second transmission line: 

To contact the Commission by email, by email, click hereThe Utilities Advisory Commission appreciates hearing from citizens and your email will be forwarded to all seven Commissioners.

Be advised that your email to the UAC is a public record and your correspondence should not include any private information (such as home address or minor children's names) that you might not want the general public to have access to. If your email is regarding a specific agenda item for an upcoming meeting, your email will be available for public inspection at the meeting.

We thank you in advance for taking the time to share your comments!

Chair: Vacant
Vice Chair: Michael Danaher
Staff Liaison: Ed Shikada (650) 329-2146
Council Liaison: Council Member Eric Filseth
Council Alternate: Mayor Scharff
Term Expires: 5/31/2018

DANAHER, Michael
Term Expires: 5/31/2018

Term Expires: 5/31/2020

813-5610 (o)
Term Expires: 5/31/2019

SEGAL, Lauren
855 El Camino Real,
Suite 13A-202, 94301
Term Expires: 5/31/2020

Term Expires: 5/31/2019

Term Expires: 5/31/2019

UAC Mailing List

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UAC Informational Reports

UAC 12-Month Rolling Calendar - June 2017

Links to all the informational reports described above are currently being created.  Some are available now and the rest will be available within a few days.  If you have an urgent need to view a specific document and cannot link to it yet, please request a copy.

UAC Bylaws

Reference List of Abbreviations and Acronyms


The City Clerk's office is continuously accepting applications for all Boards and Commissions. Apply here for the Utilities Advisory Commission

June 7, 2017 Agenda and Packet Minutes Video
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December 7, 2016 Cancellation    
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Last Updated: Jun 16, 2017