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Novel Corona Virus/COVID-19 Resources

CSDA continues to monitor the impacts of COVID-19 and has compiled the following resources so special districts can easily access information made available through state and federal agencies.

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The Camarillo Health Care District - Partnership to Improve Transitions

The Camarillo Health Care District - Partnership to Improve Transitions

How very fortunate it is when dedicated community health providers can come together, bring like-minded goal and skills, and assign enough resources to actually make a difference!

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Two people multi-generational working together

“OK, Boomer"

It is no secret that Generations Y and Z do not often see eye-to-eye with the Baby Boomer generation on a number of complex cultural, social, and political issues. Baby Boomers criticize Millennials and Gen Zers as “entitled” and “narcissistic.” In turn, Millennials and Gen Zers...

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Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger

Pieces of the Past: Interview with Michael Glaze

California Special Districts interviewed CSDA Past President Michael Glaze who served as president from 1993 – 1994. Among his many contributions to CSDA, he was as integral part of the passage of Proposition 1A.

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Kids for the Bay

Stege Sanitary District and KIDS for the BAY Inspire Students to Become Environmentally Aware

KIDS for the BAY is a non-profit organization founded in 1992 that brings a hands-on approach to teaching environmental awareness to elementary school students throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.

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    As a unit of local government, you are able to purchase from California Prison Industry Authority.  They have everything you need, and since it is restricted to government purchasers only, they have stock! ...

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    We are looking for sourcing for hand sanitizer and disinfectant spray for our office and a retail store setting.  All of our normal vendors are out of stock.  Please provide any information as to where ...

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    Hello- Does anyone know if a Board Member doesn't get paid for a committee meeting for not giving a written AND oral report at a Board Meeting? There is nothing in our policy about this. Thank you ------------------------------ ...

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    Hi Kayla, Ideally, these packets would all be available on the website. And, as others here have mentioned, the Brown Act has stipulations that apply here, but don't forget about the obligations under ...

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    Hello All We are a small CSD in a 90% vacation/weekend home community. Property owners that are not registered voters in the district have asked if they are eligible to be on a committee. ...

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    We are a small Community Services District.  The question before our Board has been how much to set aside for reserves.  We currently have approximately 6 months of Operating Expenditures, a Contingency ...

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    We have a statement on our web site: Prevailing Wage The State of California Department of Industrial Relations has determined prevailing wages for certain categories of workers. Some Valley Water ...

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    If you make these agenda packages available to the public on your website - can't you just refer them to the website and they can print their own each month? ​ ------------------------------ Lisa Sorce ...

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    Hello Kayla, My name is Angela Bradford, Executive Secretary for the Alameda County Employees' Retirement Association (ACERA).  We don't require our members to submit a California Public Records Act ...

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