Board of Directors
The governing Board of Lights and Water (BLW) consists of seven members. The Mayor of the City of Marietta serves as the chairperson and appoints one member of City Council to the Board. The City Council appoints the remaining five members, each of which must receive service from Marietta Power and Water. Three Marietta residents serve on our Board as well as one resident outside the City of Marietta and one business owner. The business owner's business must receive services from Marietta Power and Water, and the owner must live in Cobb County.
Mission of the Board
The Marietta BLW mission is to provide high quality, reliable, and competitive utility services to our customers and a fair return to the citizens of Marietta. We are proud of the use of advancing technologies in our utilities systems and will remain a leader in innovation. We are committed, through sound business practices, to balancing our responsibilities in a professional and ethical manner to the customers we serve, our employees, our community, and our business associates.
The Marietta BLW welcomes customers and visitors to board meetings and is willing to hear any person wishing to address the board.
Public appearances before the BLW Board