DWP Chairman Steve Foulkes

Big Bear Lake, CA — The Board of Commissioners for the Department of Water and Power convened for a special meeting yesterday morning, during which time board elections were conducted. However, all existing positions remain intact, so Steve Foulkes will continue as the chairman of the board for the DWP, Fred Miller remains as vice chairman and Bill Giamarino as treasurer on the board that also includes Robert Tarras and Karen Dally. As compensation for their monthly meetings and other duties, DWP Commissioners receive a $400 monthly stipend, in addition to reimbursement for mileage and associated expenses.
For details on benefits for other elected and appointed office holders within the Big Bear Valley, visit our previously posted stories on the Airport District Board, the Bear Valley Community Healthcare District, Big Bear Lake City Council, Big Bear City Community Services District, the Big Bear Municipal Water District, and the Big Bear Lake Planning Commission. Trustees for the Bear Valley Unified School District receive a $240 monthly stipend (if all meetings are attended), based on California Education Code section 35120a5.