Measure AV Oversight Committee

Measure AV Oversight Committee Vacancies

The people of the city of Palmdale desire enhanced transparency and public participation regarding the local ¾ cent transactions and use tax pass by Palmdale voters on November 3, 2020.  The revenues and expenditures from the tax are to be regularly reviewed by a Citizen’s Advisory Committee to ensure  the funds collected are expended for the purposes specified in the Measure AV Ballot language. The City Council shall appoint a seven member committee and by resolution, adopt guidelines for the duties of the Citizen’s Advisory Committee.  The Citizen’s Advisory Committee will have an opportunity to review, comment and make recommendations on proposed expenditures which may include, but not be limited to, receiving semi-annual reports from City staff each fiscal year on revenues and expenditures from the tax imposed by Ordinance No. 1549.

Please contact the City Clerk Division with any questions via email

cityclerkdepartment@cityofpalmdale.org

The online system to submit your application is primarily used for employment purposes, but has been somewhat modified to accept applications for Board/Commission/Committee appointments. Therefore, there are certain sections you DO NOT need to complete. For example, the Preferences section which pertains to minimum compensation, types of positions you will accept, etc.

To apply to become a member of  the Measure AV Oversight Committee visit: Measure AV Oversight Member Application

Overview

To ensure enhanced transparency and public participation, the Measure AV Oversight Committee has been established to review, comment on and make recommendations on proposed expenditures of  revenues generated by the local ¾ cent transactions and use tax passed by Palmdale voters on November 3, 2020.  

Meetings

Members of the committee shall meet as necessary to review and provide input on proposed revenues and expenditures of funds from the voter approved ¾% local transaction and use tax. The committee will submit recommendations through City staff to the City Council for consideration.

At least 72 hours before a scheduled meeting, the agenda and related items will be posted.  The agenda will also be available in Administration, Parks and Recreation and City Library.

Public Attendance at Meetings

As a result of the COVID-19 emergency, and resulting orders and direction from the President of the United States, the Governor of the State of California, and the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health, as well as the City of Palmdale emergency declaration, social distancing guidelines must be followed by all who physically attend committee meetings.  

The City Council is making every effort to follow the spirit and intent of the Brown Act and other applicable laws regulating the conduct of public meetings in order to maximize transparency and public access. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, if you require a disability-related modification or accommodation to participate in this meeting, please call the City Clerk’s Office at (661) 267-5151 at least 72 hours prior to the meeting.