News, updates, events

We will continually update this site as Measure U unfolds. Please check back often for news and project information.

Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee Releases Report

The Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee has released the 2016 Measure U Annual Report. It was presented in open session to the District’s Board of Trustees on February 14, 2017.

$90 million in Measure U money begins to flow

(Originally published Dec. 21, 2016, in the Coastal View News. Reprinted with permission of the Coastal View News.) By Christian Beamish A strong majority of stakeholders in the Carpinteria Unified School District—teachers, staff, facilities experts, the school board and most-importantly, the community at large— agreed that …

Measure U Status Update

2016 has been a year of great progress for Measure U. The locker replacement project at CHS in January 2016 and completion of Summer 2016 projects at Canalino, CMS and CHS represented the beginning of a long line of tangible and visible outcomes of Measure …

Conceptual Planning is Complete: Campus Plans and Budgets Available

The Conceptual Site Planning process for all campuses is now complete. Planning was a collaborative effort to reveal the “big picture” plan for each campus, identify major needs, and prioritize the list of individual projects for budgetary purposes. The Site Committee Members, staff, architects and …

Measure U Summer 2016 Projects Underway

CUSD Keeps it Local with Carpinteria-based Contractors CARPINTERIA – The Carpinteria Unified School District has broken ground on five projects funded by Measure U; the general obligation bond generously passed by the voters of Carpinteria and Summerland for facilities improvements. These five projects are categorized …

Inaugural Measure U newsletter

Message from the Superintendent It is my great pleasure to share with you the inaugural issue of our Measure U Newsletter. The newsletter is intended to keep you up to date and serve as your source for the latest news and information regarding Measure U. …

Proposed Summer 2016 Projects Funded by Measure U

Summer 2016 holds some exciting next steps. Our Proposed Summer 2016 Projects represent the beginning of a long line of tangible and visible outcomes of the first issuance of Measure U. The Proposed Summer 2016 Projects are pending approval by the Board of Trustees. Final …