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 22, 2011


8:30 A.M.              YUBA COUNTY WATER AGENCY

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. Thank you.

I.                    PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE - Led by Supervisor Abe

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.       Authorize the Administrative Services Director to release Request for Qualifications for Architectural Consultant services for design and construction of new Sheriff's Department facility. (Public Facilities Committee recommends approval) (116-11)

2.       Approve contract extension with Applied Forest Management for timber management at the 4H property and authorize the Chairman to execute same. (Public Facilities Committee recommends approval) (117-11)

B.      Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

1.       Reappoint Robert Mathews, Gerald Norene, and John Waskiewitz to the Resource Conservation District for terms to expire November 30, 2014. (118-11)

2.       Appoint Rich Gable to the Yuba County Economic Development Advisory Committee as the District two Representative to serve at the pleasure of the Board. (119-11)

3.       Approve minutes for the regular meetings of March 1 and 8, 2011. (120-11)

C.      Community Development and Services

1.       Adopt resolution authorizing Yuba County Community Development and Services Agency Director to complete purchase of single family residences APN 013-290-071 and APN 014-550-020 as part of the Neighborhood stabilization program and execute all documents needed for completion of purchase, rehabilitation and resale. (121-11)

2.       Adopt resolution authorizing Yuba County Community Development and Services Agency Director to complete purchase of a single family residence APN 021-181-029 as part of the Neighborhood stabilization program and execute all documents needed for completion of purchase, rehabilitation and resale. (122-11)

3.       Adopt resolution authorizing applying for CalRecycle waste tire enforcement grant for Fiscal Years 2010-11 through 2015-16 and authorizing the County Administrator or Director of Environmental Health to execute all grant related documents. (123-11)

4.       Authorize Budget Transfer in the amount of $140,000 from Account No. 113-0000-371-98-99 (2010 Community Development Block Grant) to various line items to appropriate Grant No. 10-STBG-6748. (124-11)


A.      Recognize Peace Officer of the Year Deputy Nelson Magana and Probation Officer of the Year Tara Moseley. (Ten minute estimate) (125-11)

B.      Present County employee service awards. (Thirty minute estimate) (126-11)

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.      Board of Supervisors

1.       Adopt resolution approving the Bi County Solid Waste Independent Hearing Panel Procedures Manual. (127-11)

B.      Health and Human Services

1.       Authorize solicitation of proposals for Yuba County's Child Abuse Prevention Intervention and Treatment, Community Based Child Abuse Prevention and the County Children’s Trust Fund funds for Differential Response. (Ten minute estimate) (128-11)


C.      County Administrator

1.       Receive presentation of proposed State Constitutional Amendment (SCA 1X - Steinberg) related to realignment of programs and take action as appropriate. (Fifteen minute estimate) (134-11)

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.

A.      Public Hearing - Hold public hearing and adopt resolution approving application for funding from the Economic Development allocation of the State Community Development Block Grant Program and authorizing the County Administrator to execute necessary documents. (Yuba-Sutter Economic Development Corporation) (Ten minute estimate) (129-11)

VIII.           CORRESPONDENCE - (130-11)

A.      Letter from City of Marysville advising Mr. Ricky Samayoa had been appointed to serve as the City Representative on the Yuba County Trails Commission.

B.      Letter from United States Department of Agriculture enclosing 2009 Single Audit Desk Review for the County of Yuba.

C.      Notice from United States Department of Homeland Security, National Flood Insurance Program regarding a revision to the effective Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) and Flood Insurance Study (FIS) report for Yuba County.

D.      Memorandum from Community Development and Services Agency regarding residential care facilities.

E.       Notice from State of California Fish and Game Commission regarding receipt of amended petition to list the American pika as a threatened species.

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: Any person desiring to comment on any matter scheduled for this closed session may address the Board at this time.

A.      Personnel pursuant to Government Code §54957 - Public Appointment/County Surveyor

B.      Threatened litigation pursuant to Government Code §54956.9(b) - One Claim/Cuthbert

C.      Pending litigation pursuant to Government Code §54956.9(a) regarding the following:

1)       Broughton v. Shotwell and County of Yuba

2)       Carter v. Comar and County of Yuba

3)       Cox v. County of Yuba

4)       Martinov v. County of Yuba

5)       Donahoe v. Yuba-Sutter Transit and County of Yuba

6)       Hernandez v. County of Yuba

7)       Holston v. Debranca and Spadini

8)       Justice v. County of Yuba

9)       Lindsay v. Fryson and County of Yuba

10)   Saechao v. County of Yuba

11)   Ybarra v. County of Yuba

XI.                ADJOURN




11:30 A.M.           Land Use and Public Works Committee - (Supervisors Abe and Stocker - Alternate Supervisor Nicoletti)

A.      Consider resolution to apply for grant funds from the Statewide Park Program to acquire land and develop a community park in East Linda - Community Development and Services (Five minute estimate) (131-11)

                                                Protective Inspection Committee - (Supervisors Vasquez and Abe - Alternate Supervisor Griego)

A.      Consider resolution authorizing the Agricultural Commissioner to execute certain contracts/agreements for Fiscal Year 2011/2012 - Agricultural Commissioner (Five minute estimate) (132-11)

                                                Human Services Committee - (Supervisors Stocker and Vasquez - Alternate Supervisor Abe)

A.      Consider memorandum of understanding with Sierra-Sacramento Valley Emergency Medical Services Agency for the provision of fiscal administrative services of the Hospital Preparedness Program funds - Health and Human Services (Ten minute estimate) (133-11)


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.