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CSDA Finance Corporation Expands Consultant Team and Financing Opportunities

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Rick Brandis of Brandis Tallman LLC recently joined the CSDA Finance Corporation’s team of consultants. Brandis Tallman is a full service broker dealer providing municipal bond underwriting and placement agent services to California communities. Rick’s thorough understanding of the municipal marketplace…

Special Offer For Renewing Members

Monday, October 20, 2014

Watch your mailbox for your special renewal offer from CSDA! In the coming week we will be mailing out packets for 2015 membership renewals. As a special thank you to our members, we are again offering online access to required Ethics Training for free – just for renewing! Pay your CSDA dues and renew…

CSDA Board Ratifies New Members at Annual Conference

Friday, October 10, 2014

At the recent meeting of the CSDA Board of Directors, four new members were approved. Now joining the ranks of more than 1,000 other member organizations are Sutter Animal Services Authority, Economic Development Agency of Riverside County, LAFCO of San Diego County and Tehachapi Valley Recreation and…

CalTRUST Reports Record Assets

Thursday, September 25, 2014

At last week’s meeting of the CalTRUST Board of Trustees, it was reported that the total assets for the pooled investment program had reached a record $2 billion in 2014. Nearly a third of those assets are from special district investments. Attending the CSDA Annual Conference in Palm Springs? Be…

USC Offers Flexible MPA Program in Sacramento to Special District Leaders

Thursday, September 4, 2014

CSDA Business Affiliate, USC Sol Price School, invites members to join them for an information session regarding their Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree program in Sacramento. Choose one of two sessions located at the USC State Capitol Center in downtown Sacramento. Thursday, Sept 11, 2014,…