Citizens Oversight Committee
Membership & Responsibilities
The Citizens’ Oversight Committee consists of 16 members and is designed to reflect the diversity of the County of Tulare. The purpose of the committee is to provide input on implementation of the Measure R Expenditure Plan, and to advise the Authority Board if and when the plan needs to be augmented and to ensure that the funds are being spent in accordance with the plan. The committee will also be responsible for informing the public and ensuring that the transportation measure expenditures are made in accordance with the plan and in the best interest of the residents of the county.
The committee meets quarterly and reviews the prior transactions of Measure R and discusses the upcoming projects. They have received multiple presentations on the usage of Measure R funds from member agencies. The committee has scrutinized multiple projects and showed a great interest in making sure Measure R funds are used to their maximum capacity.