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 18, 2011

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.      Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

1.       Appoint Donna Greist as the Community Representative to the Child Care Planning Council for a term to end September 30, 2013. (449-11)

B.      Clerk-Recorder/Elections

1.       Adopt resolution appointing individuals in lieu of election to Special Districts. (450-11)

C.      Community Development and Services

1.       Adopt resolution authorizing the extension of the Abandoned Vehicle Abatement Program until April 2022. (451-11)

2.       Approve agreement with PB Americas, Inc. for the North Beale Road Complete Streets Design Project and authorize the Chair to execute. (452-11)

D.      Health and Human Services

1.       Approve agreement with The Salvation Army for residential substance abuse treatment under the  California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids Program (CalWORKs).  (Human Services Committee recommends approval)

E.       Treasurer-Tax Collector

1.       Authorize sale of tax-defaulted properties at public auction and approve reoffer of any unsold parcel at a reduced minimum price determined by the Tax Collector as appropriate. (454-11)

IV.                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.

V.                  COUNTY DEPARTMENTS

A.      Administrative Services

1.       Authorize Budget Transfer in the total amount of $45,039 with $25,039 from General Fund Contingency and $20,000 from Account No. 101-1900-410-6200 (Fixed Assets) to Account No. 101-0900-417-6200 (Fixed Assets) for the purchase of Courthouse air conditioning and power supply projects. (Five minute estimate) (455-11)

B.      Board of Supervisors

1.       Appoint on Board representative and one alternate to the California State Association of Counties Board of Directors for terms to begin November 29, 2011. (Five minute estimate) (456-11)

C.      Community Development and Services

1.       Approve agreement for acquisition of 100 acres of land in Plumas Lake for future park and schools, adopt resolution authorizing Community Development and Services Agency Director to complete purchase and sale agreement, and execute all documents for completion of project; and authorize a budget transfer in the amount of $1,385,000 for same. (Ten minute estimate) (457-11)

D.      County Administrator

1.       Award Public Defender Services - First Conflict contract to Christopher Carlos and authorize the Chairman to execute. (Ten minute estimate) (458-11)

E.       Human Resources and Organizational Services

1.       Adopt resolution amending the salary schedule as it relates to the Information Technology Security Officer. (Ten minute estimate) (459-11)

2.       Discuss Early Retirement Program and take action as appropriate. (Ten minute estimate) (460-11)

VI.                CORRESPONDENCE - (461-11)

A.      Schedule from United States Department of Agriculture of proposed action for Plumas National Forest through December 31, 2011.

VII.             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.

VIII.           ADJOURN


6:00 P.M.            YUBA COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS WORKSHOP (Joint Workshop with the Planning Commission)

I.        Roll Call - Supervisors Vasquez, Nicoletti, Griego, Abe, Stocker

II.      Pledge of Allegiance - Led by Supervisor Abe

III.   Receive presentation on Strategic Growth Council grant for preparation of a comprehensive development code update and resource efficiency plan and provide direction on creation of a joint advisory committee. (60 minute estimate) (462-11)

IV.    Adjourn


11:00 A.M.           Human Services Committee - (Supervisors Stocker and Vasquez - Alternate Supervisor Abe)

A.      Consider In-Home Supportive Services Fraud Prevention Plan - Health and Human Services (Ten minute estimate) (463-11)

B.      Consider agreement with Yuba College for the Independent Living Program - Health and Human Services (Ten minute estimate) (464-11)


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.


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.