Member News

Read the latest news from CSDA’s Member Services department.


Paying More Than 4 Percent Interest?

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Many special districts are looking into restructuring debt obligations to take advantage of today's low interest rates. If your district is paying 4% or higher for a 20-year loan, or 3% or higher for a 10-year loan, you may have an opportunity to save costs by refinancing at a lower rate. The CSDA Finance…

Join One or More CSDA Committees for 2017

Thursday, September 8, 2016

CSDA’s strength and effectiveness as an organization is directly related to our ability to involve the member districts and business affiliates in the work of the association. The talents and energy that both groups bring to CSDA and to the issues that concern special districts in California through…

Six Weeks and Counting!

Thursday, September 1, 2016

The California Special District Alliance partners - CSDA, Special District Risk Management Authority (SDRMA), and CSDA Finance Corporation - are looking forward to seeing you soon at the CSDA Annual Conference and Exhibitor Showcase. Stop by our booths in the exhibit hall for fun giveaways and information…

Member Benefit: “GIS as a Service”

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Offered by CSDA’s Endorsed Affiliate, California CAD Solutions, “GIS as a Service” is a cost-effective solution for agencies that don’t have or can’t afford dedicated GIS staff. “GIS as a Service” is a monthly subscription allowing special districts to leverage important data to meet the…

Are You Hiring?

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Judging from the number of job postings in the CSDA Career Center, districts all over California are hiring for a wide range of positions. If your district is in recruitment mode, CSDA has several tools to help you find the candidate for the best fit. Administrative Salary & Benefits Survey -…