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CPS Energy extends deadline for Board of Trustees applications

San Antonio, TX – CPS Energy has extended the deadline to December 22 for residents to apply to serve on the Board of Trustees. Applications are currently being accepted from residents who are eligible to serve and live in the Northeast quadrant service area.

The Board sets policy and works with management to oversee the operation of the nation’s largest municipally owned energy company providing natural gas and electric service.

The Northeast quadrant includes the general areas east of Hwy 281 and west of Austin Highway, extending towards Randolph AFB and the Bexar County line. The CPS Energy Board of Trustees is comprised of citizens representing four geographical quadrants of the city of San Antonio. Board members serve for a term of five (5) years and are eligible to serve an additional term. The mayor of San Antonio is an ex-officio member.

Members of the Board must be United States citizens, and reside within the quadrant they represent inside the area served by CPS Energy. Members of the Board, except the Mayor, shall receive annual compensation in the amount of $2,000.

Regular Board meetings are held on the last Monday of each month at 1:30 p.m. in the Main Office Building located at 145 Navarro. Visit for a map detailing the area, an application, and a description of the job qualifications. For more information, call (210) 353-4831.

The extended deadline for application submission is 5 p.m. on December 22, 2015.

CPS Energy is the nation’s largest municipally owned natural gas and electric company, providing service to 772,000 electric and 337,000 natural gas customers in the Greater San Antonio area. With our AA+ credit rating, one of the best in the industry, we offer best in class reliability and one of the lowest rates among the top 10 largest U.S. cities. We recognize our role as a community partner and are continuously focused on job creation, economic development and educational investment. Powered by our people, our investment in the community is demonstrated through our employees’ generosity in giving $1.1 million to United Way. We are also committed to investing in clean energy, ranking number one in Texas for solar generation and among the top wind energy buyers in the nation. For more information, visit

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