Fort Pierce Utilities Authority Celebrates Natural Gas Utility Workers’ Day

March 17, 2021 – Fort Pierce Utilities Authority (FPUA) will observe national Gas Utility Workers’ Day on March 18, 2021. This is the sixth year in which Gas Utility Workers’ Day has been officially celebrated across the country and gives communities the opportunity to recognize and celebrate employees who provide one of their most valuable assets—their natural gas utility. March 18th marks the anniversary of the 1937 school explosion in… Read More »Fort Pierce Utilities Authority Celebrates Natural Gas Utility Workers’ Day

FPUA Receives FMEA Safety Award

March 12, 2021 – Fort Pierce Utilities Authority (FPUA) was recently recognized by the Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA) with a Safety Award for our commitment to worker safety. Electric linework is one of the country’s top 10 most dangerous professions. Lineworkers risk electrocution, falls, burns, and other injuries in every type of weather as part of their daily efforts to provide reliable and affordable power. For this reason, public… Read More »FPUA Receives FMEA Safety Award

FPUA Drinking Water Safe

February 10, 2021 – Fort Pierce Utilities Authority (FPUA) understands that in light of recent events, customers may have heightened concerns about security at FPUA facilities and in particular, FPUA’s Water Treatment Plant. FPUA’s Cyber Security Analyst, and entire team, are dedicated to helping protect all departments from cybersecurity attacks. FPUA performs continuous monitoring and response throughout multiple levels of our systems, and all staff must participate in regularly scheduled cybersecurity… Read More »FPUA Drinking Water Safe

FPUA Earns Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

February 5, 2021 – Fort Pierce Utilities Authority (FPUA) has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2019. The report was judged by an impartial panel to meet the high standards of the program, which includes demonstrating a constructive “spirit of full disclosure” to… Read More »FPUA Earns Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

FPUA is Awarded 3.8 Million Dollar Grant to Improve Infrastructure

January 28, 2021 – Fort Pierce Utilities Authority (FPUA) has been awarded a 3.8 million dollar grant for infrastructure repairs through the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity’s (DEO) Rebuild Florida Infrastructure Repair Program. Administered by DEO, this program helps fund infrastructure restoration and improvement projects in communities impacted by disasters. FPUA was one of only 24 recipients (out of 600 applications) chosen to receive an award. FPUA will utilize the 3.8 million… Read More »FPUA is Awarded 3.8 Million Dollar Grant to Improve Infrastructure

FPUA to Conduct Customer Survey

January 26, 2021 – Fort Pierce Utilities Authority (FPUA) will be conducting a customer survey beginning Wednesday, January 27th, 2021, through Sunday, February 28th, 2021. The purpose of this survey is to measure our customer’s opinions and levels of satisfaction regarding a variety of topics including COVID-19 response, customer service, field service, and priorities. The online survey link will be available on Wednesday, January 27th, to all customers via our website, www.fpua.com,… Read More »FPUA to Conduct Customer Survey

Rupert N. Koblegard, III

John Tompeck has been with FPUA for 16 years and has worked in Power Generation and Gas Operations and currently serves as our Director of Utilities.

Joshua Gang, J.D., Director of Regulatory Affairs

Joshua Gang joined FPUA in 2018 and was appointed to Director of Regulatory Affairs position in January 2020. He holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Colorado Boulder Leeds School of Business, and a law degree from Willamette University College of Law. Before joining FPUA Mr. Gang worked as in-house counsel for a national hotel-casino company headquartered in Las Vegas, NV, and a technology & data analytics firm… Read More »Joshua Gang, J.D., Director of Regulatory Affairs

Frank H. Fee, IV, Board Member

Frank H. Fee, IV, “Hank” is a fourth-generation attorney and a fifth-generation resident of Fort Pierce, Florida, whose area of concentration includes complex real estate transactions and litigation. Hank was born in Fort Pierce, Florida, August 11, 1975 and admitted to the bar on May 18, 2002, Florida. Education: Georgia Southern College (B.A., 1998); Florida Coastal School of Law (J.D., 2002). He is also the principal of Treasure Coast Title… Read More »Frank H. Fee, IV, Board Member