Accepting Applications: Independent Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee - Business Organization Member
The Board of Education of the Conejo Valley Unified School District is seeking a qualified, interested individual that represents the Business Community to serve on a committee of leaders which will serve as the Independent Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (“COC”) for the implementation of the District’s Measure I school facilities bond program.
Would You be Interested in Serving?
If you wish to serve on this important committee, please review the information below. The application may be completed via the online application here OR download and complete a PDF version of the application here. Please note that applicants for this vacant Committee position must be a Business Organization Member, meaning they must be active in a bona fide business association.
Completed applications must be received by 12:00 PM on May 29, 2020 online or at:
Conejo Valley Unified School District
District Operational Center
Attention: Business Services
750 Mitchell Road
Newbury Park, CA 91320
Proposition 39 Bond Election
On November 4, 2014, voters residing within the Conejo Valley Unified School District passed Measure I. Measure I is a $197,000,000 bond measure that authorizes funding for needed repairs, upgrades, and new construction projects to the District’s schools. Proposition 39 required a 55% supermajority for approval; Measure I was passed by 65.28%.
Establishment of a Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee
After a bond authorized under Proposition 39 is passed, state law requires that the Conejo Valley Unified School District Board appoint an Independent Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee to work with the District.
In accordance with Education Code Section 15278(b), the Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee shall:
Inform the public concerning the District's expenditure of Measure I bond proceeds;
Review expenditure reports produced by the District to ensure that Measure I bond proceeds were expended only for the purposes set forth in Measure I; and
Present to the Board in public session, an annual written report outlining their activities and conclusions regarding the expenditure of Measure I bond proceeds.
Appointment of Committee Members
All appointments will be made by the Board from applications submitted to the District.
Time Commitment and Term
Each member shall serve a term of two years, commencing as of the date of appointment by the Board. No member may serve more than three consecutive terms.
Please also review the Committee Bylaws for additional information about the Committee’s roles and responsibilities. Learn more about Measure I on the dedicated CVUSD Measure I webpage.