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, the County Library, 303 Second 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 1, 2011


6:00 P.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. Thank you.

I.                    PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - Led by Supervisor Nicoletti

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

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


A.      Administrative Services

1.       Approve memorandum of understanding with Yuba County Water Agency for geographic information system services and authorize the Chairman to execute same. (Public Facilities Committee recommends approval) (082-11)

B.      Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

1.       Approve minutes of the meetings of February 15 and 16, 2011. (083-11)

2.       Reappoint Michael Pitzner as the residential representative in lieu of a technical representative to the Plumas Lake Specific Plan Design Review Committee for a term to expire March 1, 2012. (084-11)

C.      Community Development and Services

1.       Approve Amendment No. 2 to the agreement with Condor Earth Technologies, Inc. for professional services regarding the Beale Air Force Base access road project and authorize the Chairman to execute same. (085-11)

2.       Adopt resolution authorizing the Community Development and Services Director to complete purchase of single family residences identified as APN 013-130-074, 014-494-011, 020-111-001, and 014-664-002 as part of the neighborhood stabilization program and to execute all documents needed for completion of the purchase, rehabilitation, and resale. (086-11)

3.       Approve cooperative agreement and relinquishment agreement with Caltrans for right of way pertaining to Feather River Boulevard Interchange at State Route 70 and authorize the Chairman to execute same. (087-11)

4.       Approve agreement with Yuba Sutter Training Zone for recreation coordinator services and authorize the Chairman to execute same. (088-11)

D.      County Administrator

1.       Approve letters of support for the proposal to revalidate the transportation tax swap and authorize the Chairman to execute same. (089-11)

2.       Approve letters of support for AB 434 as it relates to use of excess DNA Identification Funds for related collection, identification, and administrative work and authorize the Chairman to execute same. (090-11)

E.       Health and Human Services

1.       Approve agreement with Yuba Community College for services for the independent living program and authorize the Chairman to execute same. (Human Services Committee recommends approval) (091-11)


A.      Receive presentation for Yuba County Trails Commission regarding activities. (no background material) (Ten minute estimate) (092-11)

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 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.


A.      Health and Human Services

1.       Authorize 30-day notice no later than March 1 to stop payment of services provided by residential treatment facilities to students who were placed under Assembly Bill 3632 and notify all affected school districts and parents of students impacted. (Human Services Committee recommends approval) (Ten minute estimate) (093-11)

VII.             CORRESPONDENCE - (094-11)

A.      Letter from High Sierra Resource Conservation and Development Area regarding annual plan and report.

B.      Letter from Reclamation District 784 advising of appointment of David L. Gothrow, Sr. and Sarbdeep Atwal as trustees.

C.      Letter from Federal Emergency Management Agency regarding letter of map revision for floodplain management purposes and flood insurance policies.

D.      Letter from Teichert Aggregates regarding the Hammonton Biomass Energy Plant and grant funding.

E.       Notice of meeting from California Wildlife Conservation Board for February 24, 2011 in Sacramento.

F.       Notice from California Fish and Game Commission regarding proposed regulatory action to sport fishing, mammal hunting, and Southeast Farallon Island special closure.

VIII.           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.

IX.                ADJOURN




5:30 P.M.              Human Services Committee - (Supervisors Stocker and Vasquez - Alternate Supervisor Abe)

A.      Consider closing the Library on May 28, July 2, and September 3, 2011 - Library (Five minute estimate) (095-11

B.      Consider memorandum of understanding with Sutter Yuba Mental Health Services for therapeutic services - Health and Human Services (Ten minute estimate) (096-11)


03/03/2011           Marysville City/County Liaison Committee

4:30 P.M.              City of Marysville

                                Covillaud Room

                                526 C Street

                                Marysville, Ca  95901


In compliance with the American 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 one full business day before the start of the meeting.


To place an item on the agenda, contact the office of the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors at (530) 749-7510.











PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS:  Members of the public shall be allowed to address the Board of Supervisors on items not appearing on the agenda which are of interest to the public and are within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Board, provided that no action shall be taken unless otherwise authorized by law.  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.


AGENDA ITEMS:  The opportunity of the public to be heard on an item shall be provided during the consideration of that item. In the interest of time, the Board has limited the length of such comment or input on each item to 15 minutes total, with a limit of no more than 5 minutes per person or group.  The period for public comments on a particular item may be extended upon a majority vote of the Board.  These time limits do not apply to applicants appearing before the Board on behalf of their applications.


ACTION ITEMS: All items on the Agenda under the headings “Consent,” “County Departments,” Ordinances and Public Hearings,” “Items of Public Interest,” and “Closed Session,” or any of them, are items on which the Board may take any action at this meetings.


PUBLIC HEARINGS:  All members of the public shall be allowed to address the Board as to any item which is noticed on the Board's agenda as a public hearing.  The Board has limited each person or group input to no more than 3 minutes.  Any person or group may provide the Board with a written statement in lieu of or in supplement to any oral statement made during a public hearing.  Written statements shall be submitted to the Clerk of the Board.


ORDINANCES:  Ordinances shall not be passed within five days of their introductions, nor at other than a regular meeting or at an adjourned regular meeting.  The Board of Supervisors will address ordinances at first readings.  The public is urged to address ordinances at first readings. Passage of ordinances will be held at second readings, after reading the title, further reading is waived and adoption of the ordinance is made by majority vote. An urgency ordinance may be passed immediately upon introduction. The Board reserves the right to amend any proposed ordinances and to hold a first reading in lieu of a second reading.


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


SCHEDULED LUNCH BREAK:  Between the hours of 12:00 noon and 1:00 p.m. and at the discretion of the Chair, the Board will recess one hour for lunch.


SPECIAL MEETINGS:  No public comment shall be allowed during special meetings of the Board of Supervisors, except for items duly noticed on the agenda.


PUBLIC INFORMATION:  Copies of §6.7 shall be posted along with agendas.