Trustee Links - Onboarding

Primary Links

The below links are of primary relevance to governance of the district.

Board of Trustees Agendas and Minutes
Board of Trustees Governance - Resolutions Index, Rules for Proceedings
Personnel Policy and Procedures Manual v3.0.0
Strategic Plan 2016-2021
Financial Audits - FYE 2016, 2015, 2014
Engineers Reports - FYE 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Actuarial Studies - 2015, 2013
eDisclosure - Conflict of Interest Form 700

FPPC Ethics Training - Local Officials Training Course

Secondary Links

The below links are of additional relevance to governance of the district.

American Mosquito Control Association 

The AMCA is a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to providing leadership, information and education leading to the enhancement of public health and quality of life through suppression of mosquitoes.

California Department of Public Health Vector-Borne Disease Section

The Vector-Borned Disease Section ("VBDS") protects the health and well-being of Californians from diseases transmitted to people from insects and other animals.  VBDS conducts prevention, surveillance, and control of vector-borne diseases, including hantavirus pulmonary syndrome, plague, Lyme disease, West Nile virus, and other tick-borne and mosquito-borne diseases.

Califorina Government Code - Meyers Milias Brown Act

California regulations concerning agency employer - employee relations

California Health and Safety Code Division 3, Chapter 1 Mosquito Districts TOC

The regulations that authorize the MVMDSBC to conduct vector control.  

California Legislative Information - AKA Leginfo Code Search

Access to the text of California regulations that govern district activities and operations, including the Government Code

California Special Districts Association

Advocacy and coordination for California's special districts.  The CSDA provides many educational resources such as: Special District Board Member/Trustee Handbook; Parliamentary Procedure Quick Reference for Special Districts; Conflicts of Interest handbook

California Vectorborne Disease Surveillance System

CalSurv is managed jointly by the California Mosquito and Vector Control Association, representing more than 50 local mosquito and vector control agencies in California; the California Department of Public Health; and the Center for Vectorborne Diseases of the University of California at Davis. Surveillance results and other information are available here for vectorborne diseases in California.

California West Nile Virus Website (Fight the Bite)

...reports latest West Nile Virus activity in California

Center for Disease Control and Prevention - Division of Vector-Borne Diseases

A division of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, the Division of Vector-Borne Diseases ("DVBD") strives to protect the nation from bacterial and viral diseases transmitted by mosquitoes, ticks and fleas.  

California Public Employment Relations Board

The Public Employment Relations Board administers the collective bargaining statutes covering employees of California's public agencies.

Employment Risk Management Authority

ERMA is the premier authority for employment liability coverage protecting California public entities. ERMA reduces employment practices risk through its comprehensive, innovative training and resources.  Employment training is available to members.

Mosquito and Vector Control Association of California

The MVCAC provides quality public information, comprehensive mosquito and vector-borne disease surveillance, training to high professional standards, and effective legislative advocacy on behalf of California mosquito and vector control districts.

Mosquito Research Foundation

The Mosquito Research Foundation funds research that enhances our understanding of mosquito ecology along with strategies for their surveillnace and control.  

National Weather Service - Graphical Forecasts

Detailed weather data and forecasts from the National Weather Service of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Santa Barabara County Historical Rainfall Records

Local Historical Rainfall Records compiled by the Water Resources Division of Public Works Dept of the County of Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, County of - Public Health Department

The County of Santa Barbara's Public Heatlh Department protects local citizens from communicable diseases, such as vector-borne diseases and pests, Zika virus, and West Nile virus.

Santa Barbara Local Area Formation Commission

Santa Barbara LAFCo is the local jurisdictional agency governing the formation of cities, districts. and other local agencies; including the MVMDSBC and its sphere of influence

Society for Vector Ecology 

The Society for Vector Ecology is a professional organization that represents vector biology and control research, operational and extension personnel, worldwide.  The Society publishes the biannual Journal of Vector Ecology and holds an annual conference.

United States Dept of Labor - Fair Labor Standards Act Compliance Assistance

FLSA compliance assistance from the Wage and Hour Division of the US Dept of Labor

Vector Control Joint Powers Authority

The VCJPA is the self-insurance entity of vector control agencies in California

 July 14, 2017