The Governing Board is seeking qualified, interested individuals to serve on a committee of community members which will serve as the independent Measure V Bond Citizens' Oversight Committee (COC) for the principal purpose of informing the public concerning the use of bond proceeds from the District's Measure V Bond Program.
This committee will include a minimum of eleven (11) members, each to serve for a term of two (2) years, without compensation, for no more than two (2) consecutive terms. Excluded from COC membership are district employees and district officials, and any vendor, consultant or contractor of the district.
The Board is seeking members from diverse backgrounds including, one (1) community business representative; one (1) senior citizen representative; one (1) taxpayer organization representative; two (2) parent or guardian representatives of children within the district; two (2) parent/guardians who are also active in a parent-teacher organization or school site council; and four (4) at-large representatives.
Citizens' Oversight Committee applications are now available on the district's web site (see link below), and must be submitted by close of business on Friday February 3, 2017 to be considered.
* Measure V, LEUSD's $105 million school bond, was overwhelmingly approved by voters on November 8, 2016, with 66.69 percent, or 24,715 'yes' votes.