The Sweetwater Authority governing board, or board of directors, is composed of 7 members. Five directors are elected by division by the citizens of the South Bay Irrigation District (SBID). Two directors are appointed by the Mayor of National City, subject to City Council confirmation. The governing board establishes policies and procedures for Sweetwater Authority operations.
The Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) Form 806 is used to report additional compensation that officials receive when appointing themselves to positions on committees, boards or commissions of a public agency, special district, and joint powers agency or authority. Visit the the FPPC website.
The CA State Controller website publishes Government Compensation for Special Districts. Compensation information for Sweetwater Authority can be found here.
For individuals interested in serving on the SBID Board, see the latest information and filing dates on the County of San Diego Registrar of Voters website. Elections for SBID representatives are held in the November general election in even-numbered years.