Members of the Board of Directors earn a stipend payment for their attendance and service at meetings, conferences, and other activities that are reasonable and necessary for the efficient and effective governance of Valley County Water District. The current stipend payment totals $195 per day of service rendered, not to exceed a total of 10 days in the calendar month. Stipend payment amounts are reviewed on an annual basis during the budgeting process. The stipend amount of $195 was adjusted by the members of the Board of Directors on January 14, 2019.
Members of the Board of Directors are each allotted $5,000 per year for payment and reimbursement of expenses, including general business expenses, registrations, meals, lodging, and transportation, which are reasonable and necessary for the efficient and effective governance of Valley County Water District.
Valley County Water District is proud of its efforts to promote and maintain transparency and accountability throughout the organization as a means of emphasizing best management practices. On a monthly basis, the members of the Board of Directors submit their reports for stipend payment processing and expense reimbursement. The information is prepared for ratification and approval at a regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Directors on a monthly basis.