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Measure C Citizen Oversight Committee Meeting Annotated Agenda


Thursday, May 13, 2021
4:00 PM

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic this will be a virtual meeting:

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Topic: Measure C Citizen Oversight Committee Meeting
Time: May 13, 2021 04:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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About Presentations:

This portion of the meeting is reserved for persons wishing to address the Committee on items within its jurisdiction but not on this agenda. 

Note:  Prior to action by the Committee on any item on this agenda, the public may comment on that item.  Unscheduled comments may be limited to 3 minutes.

II.Action Summary of April 8, 2021 Meeting of the Measure C Citizen Oversight Committee

Action: Review and comment, comment with edits, the April 8, 2021 Measure C Citizen Oversight Committee Action Summary.

III.FY18/19 and FY19/20 Measure C Extension Local Agency Audits - Price Paige & Company

Summary:  Price Page & Company Accountancy Corporation was retained by the Fresno County Transportation Authority to perform the audits of finances on all local agencies receiving Measure C Extension revenue as required in the 2006 Measure C Extension Expenditure Plan. The firm has recently completed their analysis and submitted final reports for the fiscal years 2019 and 2020. The firm stated that overall local agencies continue to adhere to the record keeping and reporting requirements as well as expending Measure C funds in accordance with provision of the Measure C Transportation Sales Tax. The agencies included in these reports are listed below and have been attached.

  • FY18-19 City of Orange Cove
  • FY19-20 City of Clovis
  • FY19-20 City of Firebaugh
  • FY19-20 City of Kerman
  • FY19-20 City of Kingsburg
  • FY19-20 City of Mendota
  • FY19-20 City of Reedley
  • FY19-20 Fresno COG
  • FY19-20 FCRTA
  • FY19-20 County of Fresno

Action:  Review and comment.

IV.Measure C COC Local Agency Budget Forms Review and Edits (Brenda Veenendaal)

Summary:  Each fiscal year the Citizen Oversight Committee (COC) asks all local agencies receiving Measure C Local Transportation Pass-Through Funds to complete a reporting of how they expect to spend the current year's Measure C Local Program allocations. The request goes out to local agencies via a form that staff updates and emails out each year.

Staff requests that the COC review and either approve use of the attached 2021-2022 forms or recommend edits to the form prior to use. Three forms are attached for review--City of Fresno's form which is the template used to create all city/county forms, Fresno County Rural Transit Agencies' form and Fresno COG's form. 

Actions:  Review, Approve and Recommend Action

V.Items from Members

  • Status report on the Fresno COG RTP Roundtable and RTP update progress from COC representative Kevin Hamilton
  • Status report on the Measure C Renewal Process from COC Represntative to the MC3 Technical Working Group (TWG) Jim Hunter

VI.Items from Staff

A.  Upcoming 2021 COC meeting dates - please reserve these dates from 4-6:00 pm:

  • June 10, 2021
  • July 8, 2021

B.  Items for the next agenda

C.  Upcoming Meetings of other related Boards/Committee

  • Fresno COG Transportation Technical Committee - Friday, May 14, 2021 at 8:30 AM
  • Fresno COG Policy Advisory Committee - Friday, May 14, 2021 at 10:00 AM
  • Fresno COG RTP Roundtable - Wednesday, May 27, 2021 at 1:00 PM
  • Measure C Technical Working Group Meeting - May 27, 2021 at 3:00 PM
  • Fresno COG Policy Board - Thursday, May 28, 2021 at 5:30 PM
  • Measure C Executive Committee Meeting - May 19, 2021 at 1:30 PM
  • Fresno County Transportation Authority Board - Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at 9:00 AM