CVUSD Seeks a Taxpayer Organization Member to Serve on the Independent Measure I Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee
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CVUSD Seeks a Taxpayer Organization Member to Serve on the Independent Measure I Citizens' Bond Oversight Committee

Conejo Valley Unified School District has an open seat on its Independent Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee. The committee is charged with informing the public concerning the District’s expenditure of Measure I bond proceeds, reviewing expenditure reports, and preparation and presentation of an annual report. The committee meets at least once per year, but not more frequently than monthly.

Applications are being accepted for the following committee seat, with independent criteria:

  • Taxpayer Organization Member - Active in a bona fide taxpayers’ association (Term July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2023)

The application is available to submit online at: https://cvusdforms.com/application-for-independent-citizens-bond-oversight-committee/ 

A hard copy or PDF email submission of this application may also be completed and delivered to the following address until the position is filled: 

Conejo Valley Unified School District

District Operational Center 

Attention: Business Services 

750 Mitchell Road, Newbury Park, CA 91320

mneff@conejousd.org 

 
Additional Information about the Citizens Bond Oversight Committee:

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 of Education appoint an Independent Citizens Bond Oversight Committee to work with the District. 


Committee Responsibilities 

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 of Education 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 of Education 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 of Education. 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.
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