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H.R. 7525 – Special District Grant Accessibility Act

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California Class Hits $1 Billion*

California CLASS Surpasses Major Milestone: Over $1 Billion & 145+ Agency Participants

In a testament to its rapid success and widespread adoption, CSDA Sponsored investment pool, California CLASS, has achieved an important milestone by exceeding $1 billion in assets under management (AUM) within the initial 18 months since its launch. This achievement underscores the program's effectiveness and popularity among participating agencies, especially special districts.

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Our free and extended Trial Membership allows an agency more time to delve into our services, like member-rates at conferences/workshops, free educational webinars, reviewing current news affecting their area, perusing the Knowledge Base for reference materials, and so much more.

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Buzz Killers Unite: How Mosquito Abatement Districts are Waging War Against the World's Deadliest Animal

Mosquito abatement goes far beyond ensuring your backyard barbecue isn't spoiled by mosquitoes as the sun goes down. The risks posed by mosquitoes are real and can have significant impact on people's lives.

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    Our very small Special District to provide water has only 10 or so employees and a 5 member elected board. The board receives no stipend. Some expenses, like training or transportation to events or some ...

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    5/29/24 Meeting Transparency I am on the Board of a small Fire Protection District in a rural county. Recently, I proposed the District livestream its meetings to be more accessible to the ...

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    I'm not sure I understand. Are you saying that the district pays anywhere from 75-95% of the cost for the premiums and the employees pay more the longer they are there? our district pays 1200 towards each ...

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    HPUD Policy is gradually increase employee cost with years of service to help employees. The thought would be the longer they are there; the better income they would have to pay employee shares. 1st ...

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    At our March meeting, the VVCSD board approved to increase our board compensation to $150 per board meeting, $75 per committee meeting, and $90 per SGMA meeting to take effective after the next election. ...

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    Review your Policies of your District and if necessary make changes with Board approval to better serve your community and staff. No State mandated hours that I am aware of. ------------------------------ ...

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    Hello Teo, The only thing I have read about office hours is as followed: Government Code Section 11020 About Office hours requires all state agencies to be "open for the transaction of business" ...

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    Thank you for including the Ordinance. ------------------------------ Debi Louie Administrative Supervisor/Board Secretary Quartz Hill Water District ------------------------------

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    Thank you for including your Ordinance! ------------------------------ Debi Louie Administrative Supervisor/Board Secretary Quartz Hill Water District ------------------------------