Community Service Opportunity: Apply to Serve on the CVUSD Measure I Citizens Bond Oversight Committee
If you are detail-oriented and passionate about our schools, apply to join the Independent Citizen's Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC). This committee oversees how funds from Measure I are spent to improve our District’s schools. CVUSD is now accepting applications for its Independent Citizens Bond Oversight Committee: "Parent/Guardian of Child Enrolled in District & Active in a Parent-Teacher Organization - Member." The deadline to apply is February 19, 2021 at noon.
Would You be Interested in Serving?
Applications may be submitted online at: http://www.conejousd.org/Measure-I-Citizens-Bond-Oversight-Committee/Apply-to-CBOC or a hard copy or PDF email submission of this application may be delivered to the following address prior to the the February 19, 2021 at noon deadline.
Conejo Valley Unified School District
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.