Measure W Citizen's Oversight Committee Application


The San Mateo County Transit District is recruiting one new member for the Measure W Congestion Relief Plan Independent Citizens’ Oversight Committee (COC).

The COC is tasked with reviewing the administration of the Congestion Relief Plan to ensure tax proceeds are invested in a way that is consistent with the Plan.

As specified in Measure W, the role of the COC is to receive findings of an independent audit, hold a public hearing, and issue a report annually to provide San Mateo County residents with information regarding how tax proceeds are being spent.

Committee Vacancies to be Filled with This Recruitment:

•    Youth and Youth Transit Riders


Terms will be three years for all new members. 


Meetings occur on a quarterly basis, with the exact schedule to be determined. All meetings will be conducted in person at the San Mateo County Transit District, Bacciocco Auditorium, 2nd Floor, 1250 San Carlos Avenue, San Carlos, CA. Members of the public may attend in person or participate remotely via Zoom. All meetings will be publicly noticed and conducted in accordance with the Ralph M. Brown Act.


COC members will be appointed by the SamTrans Board of Directors based on the written application. Interviews may also be requested. Interested persons can fill out the online application below or download a fillable/printable application here.

Applications are now open.

Please email or print and mail your application to:

District Secretary
San Mateo County Transit District
1250 San Carlos Avenue
San Carlos, CA 94070

Application Webform:

San Mateo County Supervisor Map

Optional: Please note that the information you provided on this application will be made available to the public. If you do not want the personal information on the next section disclosed, check the privacy request box. The information will be redacted from the publicly available copies. Where residence is relevant, a portion of the address (such as city and zip code) may be disclosed. 

Enter a valid phone number. Example: 123-456-7890
(a copy of this application will be sent to this address)