The Underground Utilities Task Force (UUTF) functions in a citizen oversight and advisory capacity to the Town Council for matters related to the Town of Palm Beach’s underground utilities project. The task force consists of seven regular members and one alternate member appointed by the Town Council. The term of office is three years and shall cease upon a date to be determined by the Town Council, once it is determined that the purpose of the UUTF has been accomplished.
The task force is charged with the investigation and review of the undergrounding of utilities throughout the Town. Members of the task force shall possess a knowledge or expertise in the area of undergrounding utilities and advise the Town Council in regard to undergrounding. Each member of the UUTF is required to be a registered voter and taxpayer in the Town, however, one of the members may be a non-resident of the Town provided said member has a special skill as it relates to undergrounding. Appointees shall not be a member of another Town board or commission.