Committee Information:

Meeting Frequency: Quarterly meetings held the third Thursday of March, June, September, and December at 5:30 p.m.

Meeting Location: Meeting will be conducted as virtual meetings via Zoom and livestreamed. See the meeting agenda for details.

Council Liaisons: None. There is no Council liaison assigned to the committee

Staff Liaisons: City Manager’s Office and Finance Department

Committee Members: The following residents were appointed to serve on the committee:

  1. Joyita Ghose
  2. Siok Hall
  3. Madan Menon
  4. Neal Osborn, Chair
  5. Tanmay Patel
  6. Conrad Schapira
  7. Daniel Sullivan, Vice Chair
  8. Ranjith Kumar, Alternate #1
  9. Vacant, Alternate #2

Quorum: Any four (4) members, including alternates, shall constitute a quorum for the transaction of business.

Meeting Date:Agenda:Minutes:Video/Audio
September 15, 2022Adobe IconVideo Icon
June 16, 2022Cancelledn/an/a
March 17, 2022Adobe IconAdobe IconVideo Icon
December 16, 2021Adobe IconAdobe IconVideo Icon
September 16, 2021Adobe IconAdobe IconVideo Icon
June 17, 2021Cancelledn/an/a
May 26, 2021Adobe IconAdobe IconVideo Icon
April 26, 2021Adobe IconAdobe IconVideo Icon

Measure F Oversight Committee 

On October 6, 2020, consistent with Measure F, the City Council adopted a resolution to establish the Measure F Oversight Committee (Committee) subject to voter approval of the measure. The Committee members of the seven-member advisory body with two alternate members may serve on the Committee for up to a maximum of three three-year terms. On June 15, 2021, the Council approved an amendment to adjust regular quarterly meeting dates.

Members of the Committee are required to be residents of our City and it is preferred they possess areas of expertise and/or are advocates for (1) Business and/or residential community; (2) Municipal or governmental services operations; and/or (3) Municipal finance, taxation, budgeting, and/or accounting.

The Committee is scheduled to meet four times per year to advise the Council on the following items and receive certain presentations, as proposed below:

Proposed ActionsThird Thursday of
As part of the development of the budget, review the projected revenues and recommended expenditures for the funds generated by Measure F March
Towards the end of the Fiscal Year review status of programs and services, funded wholly or partially with proceeds from Measure F June
Receive presentation from the City’ s independent financial auditorSeptember
Receive presentation from the City’ s sales and use tax consultantDecember

Measure F – “City of Milpitas Public Services Measure”

On November 3rd, 2020 more than 60% of voters of Milpitas, who cast a ballot, approved Measure F, a ¼ Cent local Sales Tax Measure with an 8-year sunset provision. On December 10, the City Council certified the election results of the “City of Milpitas Public Services Measure.”

City of Milpitas Public Services Measure.  To provide funding to maintain the City’s finances and services, including:  police and fire protection, 9-1-1 emergency response, and natural disaster preparation; youth, senior, and recreation services; repairing park equipment and maintaining parks and recreation centers; and attracting and retaining local businesses;  shall the measure, establishing a 1/4¢ sales tax, providing approximately $6,500,000 annually for 8 years, requiring independent audits, citizens’ oversight committee, all funds spent locally, be adopted?”

Measure F ¼ cent sales tax full measure – Municipal Code XI-4-1.01