Measure T Oversight Committee

Regular Meetings

  • Meetings are on call or as needed
  • City Hall
    970 E Ventura Street
    City Council Chambers
    Santa Paula, CA 93060

Agendas & Minutes

Meeting agendas are posted at least 72 hours in advance of the meeting on the bulletin board in front of City Hall, and on the City website. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agenda (November 10, 2020)

View Most Recent Minutes (June 8, 2020)

Membership & Terms

The Measure T Oversight Committee is comprised of five residents of Santa Paula who are appointed by the City Council and serve four-year terms.

Members

Jose Luis Melgar, Chairperson
Date Appointed: April 2017
Term expires: April 2021

David Garcia, Commissioner
Date Appointed: November 2017
Term expires: November 2021

Caitlin Barringer, Commissioner
Date Appointed: March 2020
Term expires: March 2024

John Marquez, Commissioner
Date Appointed: February 2019
Term expires: February 2023

Andrew Seeley, Commissioner
Date Appointed: February 2019
Term expires: February 2023

Duties & Functions

The Committee shall act in an oversight capacity to review revenues and expenditures generated by the Santa Paula Local One-Cent Sales Tax in order to ensure conformance with the budget allocation approved by the City Council. 

The Committee’s specific duties are as follows:

  • Report annually by October on the recommended expenditure of the Santa Paula Local One-Cent Sales Tax revenue;
  • Annually review revenue receipts and expenditures of the Santa Paula Local One-Cent Sales Tax;
  • Annually review the status and performance of programs and
  • services funded wholly or in part with proceeds from the Santa Paula Local One-Cent Sales Tax;
  •  Annually prepare an independent report to the City Council regarding the revenue and expenditures of the Santa Paula Local One-Cent Sales Tax.

Department Support

The City Manager’s Office and members of the Finance Department will provide technical and administrative assistance to the Committee.