Regional Measure 3 Independent Oversight Committee

The Solano County Board of Supervisors is seeking applications from individuals interested in serving as a representative on the Regional Measure 3 Independent Oversight Committee.

ABOUT THE RM3 INDEPENDENT OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE
The Regional Measure 3 (RM3) Independent Oversight Committee (oversight committee) will be established by the Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA) pursuant to Senate Bill 595.  The purpose of the oversight committee is to ensure that any toll revenues generated pursuant to the RM3 toll increase are expended consistent with the applicable requirements of the RM3 expenditure plan set forth in Streets and Highways Code Section 30914.7  The oversight committee shall annually review the expenditure of funds by BATA for the projects and programs specified in Section 30914.7 and prepare and submit a report to the transportation committee of each house of the Legislature summarizing its findings. The oversight committee may request any documents from BATA to assist the committee in performing its functions. The oversight committee is subject to open public meetings (The Brown Act). Meeting dates, frequency, and length of meetings will be established by the members of the committee.  The location of meetings will be in San Francisco at the Bay Area Metro Center. BATA anticipates a stipend to members for meeting attendance. The term length for representatives is four years and each representative is limited to two terms. 

ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS
An individual interested in serving on the oversight committee must be a resident of Solano County and be able to meet the following Streets and Highways Code Section 30923 (h) (3) restrictions:  (1) A representative appointed to the oversight committee shall not be a member, former member, staff, or former staff of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) or BATA. (2) A representative appointed to the oversight committee shall not be employed by any organization or person that has received or is receiving funding from MTC or BATA. (3) A representative appointed to the oversight committee shall not be a former employee or a person who has contracted with any organization or person that has received or is receiving funding from MTC or BATA within one year of having worked for or contracted with that organization or person.


APPLYING FOR THE OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE
Applications are available to download in the link below and may also be obtained by calling the Solano County Clerk of the Board’s Office at (707) 784-6126 or by emailing
clerk@solanocounty.com.

APPLICATION SUBMISSION / DUE DATE
Completed applications are due to the Clerk by Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 5 PM and may be mailed or submitted in person to the Clerk of the Board's Office at 675 Texas Street, Suite 6500, Fairfield, CA 94533.  Applications will be reviewed by a subcommittee of the Board of Supervisors, with the top nominations for the appointments going to the full Board of Supervisors for consideration at its June 25, 2109 regular meeting.

RM3 Independent Oversight Committee Application
Letter from Bay Area Toll Authority (BATA)
Press Release