Government Code §61000 et seq.
Powers and Functions: Provide up to 32 different services such as, police protection, water, garbage collection, wastewater management, security, fire protection, public recreation, street lighting, mosquito abatement services, etc.
Formation: Any county or counties of an unincorporated territory or incorporated territory of a contiguous or noncontiguous area.
5 Directors, elected by resident voters to 4 year terms*
**May be elected: At large, by divisions, or from divisions