Truckee Donner Public Utility District is a non-profit utility providing electric and water service in the Truckee area. Truckee Donner PUD is governed by a five member publicly elected Board of Directors. The Directors represent customer interests, set policy and rates, study and assess implications of new legislation and alternatives. They are responsible for District policies and decision making on a large range of issues. Board members participate in bi-monthly Board meetings where they evaluate and provide guidance on District business.
Registered voters of Nevada and Placer County living within the District boundaries are eligible to run for office. Public elections are held every two years and Directors serve four year terms. Terms are alternated to ensure continuity.