The Consolidated Oversight Board was formerly known as the Oversight Board for the Successor Agency to the Sonoma County Community Redevelopment Agency. Per the Health and Safety Code 34179, all individual successor agencies’ boards in Sonoma County were consolidated into a single oversight board on July 1, 2018. The Consolidated Oversight Board is composed of 7 appointed representatives of the County Board of Supervisors, County Superintendent of Education, Chancellor of the California Community Colleges, a city selection committee and the employee organization representing the largest number of successor agency employees in the county. The purpose of the board is to oversee and direct the Successor Agencies of the former redevelopment agencies in the process of dissolving the former redevelopment agencies in Sonoma County.
The Consolidated Oversight board has a fiduciary responsibility to the holders of enforceable obligations and the taxing entities that benefit from the distributions of property tax and other revenues (Health and Safety Code (Health and Safety Code § 34179(i)).