On June 7, 2016, the voters of Fremont approved to continue a local funding measure that replaced Measure K effective July 1, 2016. Measure I is an annual tax of $73 per parcel that will generate approximately $4.3 million annually for nine years. Measure I includes a requirement that Fremont Unified School District (FUSD) establish a Citizens’ Oversight Committee to provide independent oversight to ensure that the Measure I revenue received by FUSD is spent in accordance with the commitment made to the voters of Fremont.
The Committee will comprise of 11 members; two business/community members who live or conduct business in Fremont, six parents/guardians of current FUSD students, two seniors (65 years of age of older) eligible to vote within the Fremont Unified School District, and one student representative. Members are appointed by the Board of Education. District employees are excluded from membership.
FUSD invites community members to submit their applications/nominations. Additional information and application forms can be found here.