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Paso Robles, CA 93446
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Paso Robles Advisory Bodies

SUPPLEMENTAL TAX OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE

In 2012, Citizens authorized a 1/2 cent sales tax increase and requested it be used for road maintenance. To ensure public trust, the City Council created an Oversight Committee to verify funds were used as requested.

Ongoing Projects

See project progress reports here: Public Works Capital Projects

November 2015

Press Release (November 23, 2015)
The City of Paso Robles is pleased to announce the completion of the following street maintenance repairs:

  • Walnut - Creston to Union
  • Jackson - Union to Shannon Hill
  • Shannon Hill - Creston to Walnut

August 2015

Press Release (August 18, 2015)
The City of Paso Robles is pleased to announce that it will begin another set of streets to be repaired using supplemental sales tax. The project is also being funded with a $25,600 "Rubberized Asphalt Grant".

June 2015

Press Release (June 18, 2015)
...a contract has been awarded for street maintenance work using Supplemental Sales Tax revenue.

July 2013

At their July 2, 2013 regular meeting, City Council voted to proceed with the recommended Repair Plan for maintenance/rehabilitation over the next four years.

March 2013

  • City Council selected a group of priority roads for repair preferring restoration of the most traveled roads. Resolution 13-031 & List of Streets for Maintenance.
  • City Council authorized engineering work to determine the exact condition of roads on the adopted plan, to provide more precise estimates and to help determine priorities. See March 5, 2013 Staff Report (highlighted items were approved by council).

Expenditures

  Collected Matching/
Grants
Expended Balance
FY 2013 578,836 0 140,163 438,673
FY 2014 4,745,212 0 1,674,486 3,509,399
FY 2015 4,642,540 0 3,208,501 4,943,438
FY 2016        
July 455,973 0 120 5,399,291
Aug 344,991 27091 65,085 5,679,197
Sept 426,855   91,999 6,014,053
Oct 414,525 0 485,809 5,942,770
Nov 316,300 0 351,960 5,907,110
Dec 433,975 50,233 528,542 5,862,775
Jan 374,942 0 628,317 5,609,401
Feb 284,700 0 389,379 5,504,721
March 389,981 402,326 868,534 5,428,495
April 388,639 0 434,676 5,382,458
May 110 0 773,311 4,609,257
June 0 0 332,292  
Total to Date: $13,770,489 $479,650 $9,973,175 $4,276,965

Oversight Committee

Next Meeting Agenda: Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Meeting Location:
Council Chambers
1000 Spring Street, Paso Robles
6:30 PM

View Archived:  Agendas  |  Minutes

Minutes are not official or a permanent part of the records until approved by the committee at a future regular meeting.

Committee Bylaws

The "Oversight" Committee was formed to aid, and by, the City Council. As such, it is a public body subject to California’s public meeting laws. That means all meetings of the Committee are public, complete with published agendas, staff reports, public participation, etc. These and other provisions are outlined in the Committee Bylaws.

Committee:

Appointed March 21, 2013

Email: SupplementalTax@prcity.com

  Organization Term Expiration
John Arnold Chamber of Commerce 2019
Katherine Barnett   2019
Nick Gilman   2019
Jake Hudson   2019
Sasha Irving
Vice-Chair
  2019
Stephen King
Chair
Main Street Association 2019
Bill Pluma Senior Advisory Committee 2019
Victor Popp La Quinta Inn and Suites 2019
Thomas Tringham   2019

Staff:

Ditas Esperanza, Capital Projects Engineer
Dick McKinley, Public Works Director
Deanne Purcell, Interim Administrative Services Director


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