Signed by the Governor
Policy committees in the State Legislature are in full-swing this month leading up to next month’s deadlines to refer bills to fiscal committees. Similarly, budget sub-committees are working their way through budget items in advance of next month’s May Revise to the Governor’s State Budget proposal. As the voice of special districts in the Capitol, CSDA is focused on climate, housing, infrastructure, workforce development, and cybersecurity issues, which will be key topics of discussion at the May 17-18 Special Districts Legislative Days in Sacramento.
This month’s Take Action Brief includes:
Download the April 2022 Take Action Brief.
The Take Action Guide was developed as an overview of the many ways you can engage with the individuals and institutions that shape how your district operates and how it is perceived in your community.
One voice at one district may be able to reach one legislator, but to be successful we must reach all 120 legislators. By answering this survey, you are helping CSDA strengthen advocacy efforts on behalf of all special districts:
To make sure your district is ready to respond to a CSDA Call to Action in the fast-moving legislative environment, make sure your district has adopted a Legislative Advocacy Policy, governing the process your agency must go through to register your support or opposition to an issue that significantly impacts special districts.
As a member resource, CSDA has developed clear, considered, and consistent messages for members to use as desired when communicating on key issues facing special districts.