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.

MARCH 22, 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 and comments shall be limited to three minutes per individual or group.

I.                 PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - Led by Supervisor Fletcher

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

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

1.      (095-0316) Approve contract Amendment No. 5 with Indigo/Hammond and Playle Architects extending term to December 31, 2016 and authorize Chair to execute.

1.      (096-0316) Adopt resolution authorizing Agricultural Commissioner to execute contracts, agreements, cooperative agreements, grants, memorandum of understanding for Fiscal Year 2016-2017 or multi-year.

1.      (097-0316) Approve minutes from March 8, 2016.

1.      (098-0316) Approve resolution certifying 2015 Maintained Road Mileage.

1.      (099-0316) Approve Comprehensive Memorandum of Understanding with Deputy District Attorney Association and authorize Chair to execute.

1.      (100-0316) Adopt resolution authorizing application and entering into agreements with California Office of Emergency Services, Sierra Health Foundation, Board of State and Community Corrections and First Five Yuba, authorizing Chief Probation Officer and County Administrator to execute any and all documents relating to applications, acceptance and transfer of funds, any and all extensions and amendments.

1.      (101-0316) Approve agreement with U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration for law enforcement activities for Fiscal Year 2016-2017 and authorize Chair to execute.


A.     (102-0316) Present County Employee Service Awards. (No background material) (Thirty minute estimate)

B.     (103-0316) Receive update on progress and projects from Historic Resource Commission. (Ten minutes estimate)

V.               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 three 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.


A.     Probation

1.      (104-0316) Adopt resolution proclaiming Crime Victims' Rights Week April 10 through April 17, 2016,  in celebration of service to victims of crime,  reaffirm Board recommendation for Probation to operate Victim Services and honor local law enforcement, District Attorney staff and community members for outstanding service. (Twenty minutes estimate)

B.     County Administrator

1.      (105-0316) Appoint Kevin Mallen as Chief Building Official per Section 10.05.300 of the Yuba County Ordinance Code. (Five minute estimate)

VII.            ORDINANCES AND PUBLIC HEARINGS: If you challenge in court the action or decision of the Yuba County Board of Supervisors regarding a zoning, planning, land use or environmental protection matter made at any public hearing described in this notice, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at such public hearing, or in written correspondence delivered to the Yuba County Board of Supervisors at, or prior to, such public hearing and such public comments will be limited to three minutes per individual or group.

A.    (106-0316) Ordinance - Hold public hearing and adopt ordinance repealing Ordinance No. 1551 terminating  development agreement with CEM Investments relative to Magnolia Ranch Specific Plan and rezoning certain Assessor Parcels. (Ten minute estimate) (Roll Call Vote)

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

A.     (107-0316) Notice from South Sutter Water District regarding Camp Far West Hydroelectric Project relicensing comment period.

B.     (108-0316) Notice from Association of Defense Communities enclosing 2015 Annual Report/2016 Strategic Plan.

C.     (109-0316) Notice from California Fish and Game Commission regarding extension of existing emergency related to drought.

IX.             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.

X.               CLOSED SESSION

A.      Pending litigation pursuant to Government Code §54956.9(d)(4) - One Case

XI.             ADJOURN

                        Public Facilities Committee - Supervisors Griego and Vasquez, Alternate Supervisor Nicoletti 

A.     (110-0316) Provide staff direction regarding looking at potential locations to relocate County Victim Services division of the Probation Department. - Administrative Services - (Five minutes)


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.