The Board of Directors (Board) is the governing body of the Cosumnes Community Services District (District). The Board is responsible for formulating and approving policies for the operation, control, administration, and planning of the District’s facilities and activities.
The Board shall be comprised of five duly-elected or appointed residents. The Directors shall be elected or appointed by-division in five single-member divisions as defined in Government Code Section 61025. Each Director shall be elected to a term of four years, unless appointed or elected to serve a remaining term. Termination of residency in a division by a Director shall create an immediate vacancy for that division. At the beginning of each year, the Board selects from its members a President and Vice-President to serve during the ensuing year.
California Form 806 is used to report additional compensation that officials receive when appointing themselves to positions on committees, boards, or commissions of another public agency or to a committee or position of the agency of which the public official is a member. This form is required pursuant to the Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) Regulation 18702.5.
In early 2019, Cosumnes CSD explored the option to change to a division-based electoral system for selecting Directors of the Board. On November 6, 2019, the Board adopted Resolution No. 2019-87, A Resolution of the Cosumnes Community Services District Establishing a By-Division Election Process Pursuant to California Elections Code Section 10010. The Board approved Draft Plan D Map.