The City of Springfield is looking for candidates for the Board of Public Utilities. The board has two immediate vacancies and will have three more vacancies in December.
The 11-member board is made up of citizens and is appointed by the Springfield City Council to serve three-year terms. According to the city, the board establishes policies on how best to serve customers and sets the long-term direction for the utility.
Applicants must meet a two-year residency requirement. The board meets at 3 p.m. on the last Thursday of each month.
To apply, visit springfieldmo.gov. Applications for the current vacancies will be accepted by the City Clerk until the close of business on July 7.
City Utilities serves 320 square miles in southwest Missouri with electricity, natural gas, water, broadband and public transportation services.