FUSD Calls for Volunteers for Measure I Oversight Committee
On June 7, 2016, the
voters of Fremont approved to continue a local funding measure that replaced
Measure K effective July 1, 2016. Measure I is an annual tax of $73 per parcel
that will generate approximately $4.3 million annually for nine years.Measure I includes a requirement that Fremont
Unified School District (FUSD) establish a Citizens’ Oversight Committee to
provide independent oversight to ensure that the Measure I revenue received by
FUSD is spent in accordance with the commitment made to the voters of Fremont.
The Committee will comprise of 11 members; two
business/community members who live or conduct business in Fremont, six parents/guardians
of current FUSD students, two seniors (65 years of age of older) eligible to
vote within the Fremont Unified School District, and one student representative.
Members are appointed by the Board of Education. District employees are
excluded from membership.
FUSD invites community members to submit their
information and application forms can be found here.