Meetings are located at:

Yuba County Government Center

Board Chambers, 915 Eighth Street

Marysville, California



Agenda materials are available at the Yuba County Government Center, 915 8th Street, Marysville and Any disclosable public record related to an open session item and distributed to all or a majority of the Board less than 72 hours prior to the meeting is available for public inspection at Suite 109 of the Government Center during normal business hours.



JANUARY 12, 2016



9:30 A.M. YUBA COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS - Welcome to the Yuba County Board of Supervisors meeting.  As a courtesy to others, please turn off cell phones, pagers, or other electronic devices, which might disrupt the meeting. All items on the agenda other than Correspondence and Board and Staff Members Reports are considered items for which the Board may take action.  The public will be given opportunity to comment on action items on the agenda when the item is heard.

I.                    PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - Led by Supervisor Abe

II.                  ROLL CALL - Supervisors Vasquez, Nicoletti, Griego, Abe, Fletcher

III.               2015 CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD STATEMENT - Chair Mary Jane Griego  

IV.                ADJOURN SINE DIE -

V.                  ELECTION OF OFFICERS - Chair and Vice Chair (Conducted by the Clerk of the Board)  

VI.                CONSENT AGENDA: All matters listed under the Consent Agenda are considered to be routine and can be enacted in one motion.

1.       (001-0116) Reappoint Daniel R. Lucero to Keystone Cemetery District for a term ending December 6, 2019.

2.       (002-0116) Appoint Patricia Camarena to the Historic Resources Commission as District Four Representative for a term ending December 31, 2016.

3.       (003-0116) Appoint Kevin Roush Interim Agricultural Commissioner  Sealer of Weights and Measures effective January 1, 2016 for a period not to exceed sixty (60) days.

1.       (005-0116) Approve minutes from meetings of December 8, 14, and 15, 2015.

1.       (006-0116) Accept Certificate of Sufficiency for Medical Marijuana Cultivation Act of 2015 and direct Registrar of Voters to consolidate special election with the June 7, 2016 Presidential Primary Election.

2.       (007-0116) Accept Certificate of Sufficiency for the Patients Access to Regulated Medical Cannabis Act of 2015 and direct Registrar of Voters to consolidate special election with the June 7, 2016 Presidential Primary Election.

1.       (009-0116) Adopt resolution proclaiming the existence of ongoing local drought emergency in Yuba County pursuant to Government Code §8630.

1.       (008-0116) Authorize grant deed transferring ownership of 9.23 acre parcel (APN 016-130) to Three Rivers Levee Improvement Authority and authorize Chair to execute.


A.      (010-0116) City of Marysville presentation of plaque to Public Works for Beckworth Riverfront Park Boat Launch Facility Improvements. (No background material)  (Ten minute estimate)

VIII.           PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS: Any person may speak about any subject of concern provided it is within the jurisdiction of the Board of Supervisors and is not already on today's agenda.  The total amount of time allotted for receiving such public communication shall be limited to a total of 15 minutes and each individual or group will be limited to no more than 5 minutes.  Prior to this time speakers are requested to fill out a "Request to Speak" card and submit it to the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors. Please note:  No Board action can be taken on comments made under this heading.

IX.                CORRESPONDENCE: The Board may direct any item of informational correspondence to a department head for appropriate action.

A.      (011-0116) Letter from Renew Financial advising participants in the California First property assessed clean energy program has expanded to include seismic improvements and electric vehicle charging infrastructure.

B.      (012-0116) Seven notices from California State Fish and Game Commission regarding regulatory action and endangered species.

X.                  BOARD AND STAFF MEMBERS’ REPORTS: This time is provided to allow Board and staff members to report on activities or to raise issues for placement on future agendas.

XI.                CLOSED SESSION

A.      Personnel pursuant to Government Code §54957(b)(1) - Public Employment/Agricultural Commissioner Recruitment

B.      Threatened litigation pursuant to Government Code §54956.9(d)(4) - One Case

XII.             ADJOURN

                        Human Services Committee - Supervisors Griego and Fletcher (Alternate Supervisor Nicoletti)

A.      (004-0116) Consider resolution authorizing Health and Human Services Department to apply for California Information and Education Program in the amount of $80,000 for funding period July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2019 - Health and Human Services. (Ten minute estimate)


In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the meeting room is wheelchair accessible and disabled parking is available. If you have a disability and need disability-related modifications or accommodations to participate in this meeting, please contact the Clerk of the Board's office at (530) 749-7510 or (530) 749-7353 (fax).  Requests must be made two full business days before the start of the meeting. To place an item on the agenda, contact the office of the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors.