Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee Seeks to Fill Four Vacancies

Southwestern College is seeking applications for four vacancies on the Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee—three community openings and a student opening.

The deadline is Friday, Oct. 13, 2017.

Members of the committee are responsible for informing the public and the college’s Governing Board about the expenditure of bond proceeds for Propositions R and Z, review expenditures to ensure they are in alignment with voter-approved projects and providing an annual report summarizing the committee’s proceedings and activities.

The vacancies available are:

  • Two At-Large Community Members (2-year term each)
  • Taxpayer Association representative (2-year term)
  • Student (1-year term)

The current Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee meets quarterly, with occasional interim meetings to discuss certain topics or make site visits.

Interested individuals are asked to fill out the committee’s application—available at All applications must be received no later than 4:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. Completed applications can be mailed to the attention of Janell Ruiz in the office of Vice President for Business & Financial Affairs, Southwestern Community College District, 900 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, CA  91910;  faxed to (619) 482-6592; or emailed to

All applications will be reviewed by college staff for a recommendation to the college superintendent/president. Final approval will be made by the Southwestern College Governing Board at the November 14 meeting.