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The deadline to submit applications to fill four vacancies on the Southwestern College’s Citizen’s Bond Oversight Committee is approaching, the college recently announced. 

Applications to fill three community and one student openings will be accepted until Oct. 28. The available vacancies for a two-year term are for community members who wish to become a Business Representative, Senior Representative, and Foundation/Advisory representative. Students may apply to be a representative on the committee for a one-year term. 

According to the college, members of the committee are responsible for informing the public on the college’s Governing Board about the expenditure of bond proceeds for Propositions R and Z, reviewing expenditures to ensure they are in alignment with voter-approved projects, and providing an annual report summarizing the committee’s proceedings and activities.

The current Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee meets quarterly, with occasional interim meetings. 

Interested individuals are asked to fill out the committee’s application—available at All applications must be emailed no later than Oct. 28 at 5 p.m to Carmen Cortez in the office of Assistant Superintendent/Vice President of Business & Financial Affairs,

Final approval will be made by the Southwestern College Governing Board at the Nov. 14 meeting. 

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