Public Utilities Commission Rate Fairness Board



 Replaces All Previous Notices


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the following seat information and term expirations (in bold), appointed by the Board of Supervisors:


Seat 1, Howard Ash, must be a residential City retail customer, for an indefinite term.


Vacant Seat 2, succeeding Donald Hilla, resigned, must be a small business city retail customer, for an indefinite term.


Report:  The Rate Fairness Board shall provide a report and recommendations to the Public Utilities Commission on rate proposals


Sunset Date:  None.                       


Additional information relating to the Public Utilities Commission Rate Fairness Board may be obtained by reviewing Charter, Section 8B.125, at or the Rate Fairness Board’s website at


Interested persons may obtain an application from the Board of Supervisors’ website at or from the Rules Committee Clerk, and should be submitted to: 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 244, San Francisco, CA 94102-4689.  All applicants must be residents of San Francisco, unless otherwise stated.

Pursuant to Board of Supervisors Rules of Order 2.19 (Motion No. 05-92) all applicants applying for this Board must complete and submit, with their application, a copy (not original) of Form 700, Statement of Economic Interests.  Applications will not be considered if a copy of Form 700 is not received.  Form 700, Statement of Economic Interests, may be obtained at


Next Steps:  Applicants who meet minimum qualifications will be contacted by the Rules Committee Clerk once the Rules Committee Chair determines the date of the hearing.  Members of the Rules Committee will consider the appointment at the meeting and applicant(s) may be asked to state their qualifications.  The appointment of the individual who is recommended by the Rules Committee will be forwarded to the Board of Supervisors for final approval.


Please Note:  Depending upon the posting date, a vacancy may have already been filled.  To determine if a vacancy for this Board is still available, or if you require additional information, please call the Rules Committee Clerk at (415) 554-5184.


Further Note: Additional seats on this body may be available through other appointing authorities, including the Mayor's Office, City Administrator, and City Controller.



                                                                        Angela Calvillo

                                                                        Clerk of the Board

DATED/POSTED:  November 22, 2017

UPDATED: January 12, 2021