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Effective March 30, 2020, the Okeechobee Utility Authority’s lobby will be closed until further notice. Customers will be able make payments through the Drive-Thru, the Drop Box, located in front of the OUA office, OUA’s website (, or by calling the office and paying over the phone with a credit/debit card. Residents needing to establish new service will need to call the OUA office to schedule a time to do so. Should you have any questions, please contact the OUA at 863-763-9460.

Picture of OUA Main Office

The Okeechobee Utility Authority  Employees' Retirement System Board of Trustees are scheduled to meeting on the following dates in 2020.

February 3, 2020 @ 2:00 PM

May 4, 2020 @ 2:00 PM

August 3, 2020 @ 2:00 PM

November 2, 2020 @ 2:00 PM

All meetings are located at:

Okeechobee Utility Authority

Board Room

100 SW 5th Avenue

Okeechobee, Fl. 34974


Notice of Board Vacancy

The Okeechobee Utility Authority is currently seeking a resident to volunteer and serve on the Board of Trustees of the Okeechobee Utility Authority Employees’ Retirement System.  The Board of Trustees is responsible for the administration and operation of the Retirement System. The position will be filled by appointment made by the Okeechobee Utility Authority Board of Directors at the July 13, 2020, meeting.  Applicants must be legal residents within the Authority’s jurisdictional boundaries, which is all of Okeechobee County and Buckhead Ridge.  The term is four years and the Board of Trustees meet quarterly.

 Applications are available on the Okeechobee Utility Authority website at, and at the Main Office of the Okeechobee Utility Authority, 100 SW 5th Avenue, Okeechobee, FL, Monday through Thursday, 7 am to 6 pm. Applications should be submitted to the Main Office, by Thursday, July 2, 2020. For additional information, contact the Main Office at 863-763-9460, extension 111, Mr. Jamie Mullis. 

Pension Board Application