Measure U Citizen Oversight Committee

Overview

The purpose of the committee is to independently review and advise upon the City's proposed expenditures of Measure U Funds and review the annual audit of proceeds generated by the transactions and use tax.

Duties and Responsibilities

Review and make recommendations to the City Council concerning the use of Measure U Funds. The committee shall annually review and report on:

  • the City's proposed and actual expenditure of proceeds generated by the transaction and use tax; and
  • the independent annual audit required under ordinance.

Board Members & Terms

NameTitleEffective DateExpiration of Term
Suzzanne Kozma
Chairwoman03/09/202103/08/2023
Tammy Chennault
Vice Chair03/09/202103/08/2023
George "Dick" Clark
Committee Member03/09/2021
03/08/2023
Marianne DerouinCommittee Member03/09/2021
03/08/2023
Hollie Tamez
Committee Member03/09/202103/08/2023
George SchaeferCommittee Member10/11/202203/08/2023
Stacie OlsonCommittee Member10/11/202203/08/2023


In accordance with Ordinance No. 1918 of the City Council of the City of Hemet, the Measure U Citizen Oversight Committee consists of 7 members appointed by the City Council to serve two (2) year terms. Eligible community members must reside within the city limits or the sphere of influence or own a business having its primary offices located within the city limits. A majority (4 or more) of the committee members shall be residents of the City of Hemet. To apply, please contact the City Clerk's Office at (951) 765-2395.

Contact the Committee/ Submit Public Comment

The Measure U Citizen Oversight Committee may be contacted as follows:

General Office Phone: (951) 765-2330
Mail or hand-delivered correspondence:
City Hall, Finance Department
445 E. Florida Avenue
Hemet, CA 92543

In person: At any public meeting. Refer to agenda date, time and location. Comment accepted on agenda items before action is taken. Special meetings may limit comment to agenda topics only.

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Assigned Staff to Measure U Oversight Committee

The City Manager assigns staff resources to assist the committee with the discharge of its duties. The City of Hemet staff assigned is:

Paul Espinoza
Interim Finance Director
(951) 765-2331

Eddie Sell
Fire Chief
(951) 765-2459

Eddie Pust
Police Chief
(951) 765-2411

Meetings

The committee shall meet at least twice each calendar year and more frequently if necessary to discharge the responsibilities of the committee. Notices of the meeting will follow the Ralph M. Brown Act. Agendas will be posted online and outside Hemet City Hall. Public attendance is welcome.

Additional Documents:

Ordinance Number 1918 (PDF)

2018/19 Agreed Upon Procedures

2019/20 Agreed Upon Procedures

  1. Measure U Citizen Oversight Committee

    Physical Address
    445 E Florida Ave
    City Hall
    Hemet, CA 92543

    Hours

    Monday through Friday

    7:30 am to 5:30 pm

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