Veterans Citizen Oversight Board
The VSHSL Governance Ordinance was passed by King County Council on September 17th, 2018.
The passage of this ordinance marks the beginning of the Veterans, Seniors & Human Services Levy Advisory board. Starting in March of 2019, this advisory board will meet to review programs, program measurements, and fiscal reports with members of King County staff, service providers, and clients of the Veterans, Seniors & Human Services levy.
The King County Veterans Citizen Oversight Board (VCOB) monitors and reviews the expenditure of the veteran portion of levy proceeds in accordance with an adopted VSHSL Transition Plan, which guides the activities of the King County Veterans, Seniors and Human Services Levy. Specific duties include:
- Reviewing service plans
- Assuring that funding plans follow guidelines in the Service Improvement Plan
- Providing recommendations about the expenditure of the veteran portion of levy proceeds
- Providing recommendations and reports to the County Council as required
- Serving on Request-for-Proposal review panels.
This 12-member citizen oversight board is comprised of residents of King County. Nine members are chosen to represent county council districts and the remaining three are at-large members appointed by the King County Executive. Board members are appointed for three-year terms and may be reappointed. View board members.
Please see our calendar for meeting details and agendas. The public is welcome.