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April 21, 2016 (San Diego's East County) -- Grossmont Union High School District is seeking applications to fill a vacancy within the eleven-member Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (CBOC). The CBOC oversees the implementation of Proposition U, the $417 million general obligation bond measure passed in November 2008, to bring facility improvements and renovations to the district’s schools.

The appointee will serve a two-year term beginning June 2016, in the capacity of “Parent-at-Large” and will be eligible for up to two additional two-year terms, with the condition that the appointee must have a child or children continuously enrolled in a District school for all term periods. Deadline to apply is May 24 and there is a June 9 hearing.

In order to apply, you must….

a) Be at least 18 years of age

b) Not be an employee or official of this district

c) Not be employed as or by a vendor, contractor, or consultant of this district

d) Be willing and able to attend quarterly meetings of the committee (Quarterly meetings are typically scheduled on the last Wednesday of January, March, June and September at district headquarters and school sites beginning at 5:00 p.m.)

e) Be willing and able to attend quarterly subcommittee meetings

Please note that there will be a preference for residents within the physical boundaries of the Grossmont Union High School District. Preference may be given for individuals possessing skills, training and experience in finance, facilities, and/or construction or related experience.

Applications may be submitted up through 12:00 noon, Tuesday, May 24, 2016. Applications received after that time will not be considered. Application forms and details are available online here.

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