Deadline Extended for Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee Vacancy

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Taxpayer Organization Representative sought

CHULA VISTA, California ­– Southwestern College has extended the application period for the Taxpayer Organization Representative vacancy on the Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee.

The deadline for this one position is Friday, Nov. 3, 2017. The applicant must be a member of a bona fide taxpayer organization.

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 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, Nov. 3, 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.