East San Gabriel Valley Regional Occupational Program and Technical Center

Joint Powers Agreement

The East San Gabriel Valley Regional Occupational Program and Technical Center started in 1973 with the establishment of a legally written agreement among three school districts to form a regional center (East San Gabriel Valley Regional Occupational Program. Since then, the agency has grown to include seven school districts that have formed a partnership filed with the California Secretary of State. The legal structure of the organization is that of a joint powers agency formed under the auspices of Government Code Section 6500. In addition to the legal body, community-based organizations and 500 business, as well as numerous public agencies, partner through written Memos of Understanding.