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.

October 11, 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 Griego

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.      Agricultural Commissioner

1.       Authorize expenditure not to exceed $1,300 from Fish and Game Advisory Commission Account No. 104-9000-427-2300 for the purchase of 100 pheasants to be used for the 2011 California Deer Association Special Needs Pheasant Hunt.  (Protective Inspection Committee recommends approval) (433-11)

2.       Adopt resolution ratifying and approving the submittal of an application for a National Rifle Association Grant submittal of a National Rifle Association Grant on behalf of the Fish and Game Advisory Commission to purchase pheasants for 2012 Juniors, Women, and Mobility Impaired Pheasant Hunt and authorizing the Agricultural Commissioner to execute any documents required and/or related to the application and administration of the grant. (Protective Inspection Committee recommends approval) (434-11)

B.      Board of Supervisors

1.       Appoint Al Lassage, Paul Baggett, and Earl Parker for four-year terms and Guiseppe Rioni for a two-year term to the Brophy Water District pursuant to Election Code §10515. (435-11)

C.      Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

1.       Approve minutes of the workshop of September 19, regular and final budget hearings of September 20, 2011. (436-11)

D.      Community Development and Services

1.       Adopt resolution to approve application for grant funds for the California River Parkways Grant for the Sycamore Ranch River Parkway. (437-11)

E.       County Administrator

1.       Authorize Budget Transfer in the amount of $5,548.84 from various Development Impact Fees to Account No. 101-1700-411-2300 (Professional Services) for Five-Year Development Impact Fee Report preparation. (438-11)

F.       Health and Human Services

1.       Adopt resolution amending Standards of Aid for General Assistance Program which serves eligible indigent and poor residents. (439-11)

2.       Adopt resolution approving agreement with State Department of Public Health for STD Prevention and Control Program grant funds. (440-11)


A.      Present proclamation to Casa de Esperanza, Inc. declaring October Domestic Violence Awareness Month. (441-11)

B.      Receive presentation on Annual Report from Law Library Board of Trustees. (Ten minute estimate) (442-11)

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.      Administrative Services

1.       Approve Timber Harvest Plan and authorize Budget Transfer in the amount of $2,405.94 from 4H Camp Trust Fund for cost of development of plan. (Five minute estimate) (443-11)

B.      Board of Supervisors

1.       Consider eight claims for refund of property taxes from Fellowship of Friends and take action as appropriate. (Continued from September 14, 2010 and September 27, 2011) (Fifteen minute estimate) (425-11)

C.      Community Development and Services

1.       Authorize Budget Transfer in the amount of $45,000 from the Fifth Street Bridge Contingency Fund to Account No. 101-0101-411-23-07 for county share to install median safety barrier. (Five minute estimate) (444-11)

2.       Adopt resolution approving acquisition of real property at 4667 Skyway Drive, APN 013-560-050, and designate for use as the primary corporation yard, along with adjacent County owned parcel APN 013-560-051. (Ten minute estimate) (445-11)

VII.             CORRESPONDENCE - (446-11)

A.      Letter from Yuba Sutter United Way regarding 2011-2012 Campaign.

B.      Three notices from California Fish and Game Commission regarding proposed regulatory action regarding the taking of abalone, Oroville-Thermalito Complex Regulations for take of Non-Indigenous Coho Salmon and south coast marine protected areas. (Copy provided to Fish and Game Advisory Commission)

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.                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(a) - Labor Negotiations - MSA/County of Yuba

B.      Personnel pursuant to Government Code §54957 - Department Head Evaluation/County Counsel

X.                  ADJOURN




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

A.      Consider resolution authorizing extension of abandoned vehicle abatement program until April 2022 - Community Development and Services (Five minute estimate) (447-11)

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

A.      Consider agreement with The Salvation Army for Residential Substance Abuse Treatment under the  California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids Program (CalWORKs) - Health and Human Services (Fifteen minute estimate) (448-11)

10/11/2011 - 5:00 P.M.     Wheatland City/County Liaison Committee - CANCELLED

Wheatland City Hall

111 C Street

Wheatland, California

10/12/2011 - 5:00 P.M.     Linda Liaison Committee - CANCELLED

Linda Fire Protection District

1286 Scales Avenue

Marysville, California

10/14/2011 - 11:00 A.M.   Olivehurst Public Utility District/County Liaison Committee - CANCELLED

OPUD Board Room

1970 9th Avenue

Olivehurst, California 95961


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 one full business day before the start of the meeting.


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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.