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.

January 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 Vasquez

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.       Approve out of state travel for the Agricultural Commission to attend the California Agricultural Commissioners and Sealers Association (CACASA) delegation to Washington DC, February 28, 2011 through March 4, 2011 with costs to be reimbursed by CACASA. (009-11)

B.      Board of Supervisors

1.       Approve Board of Supervisors meeting schedule for 2011 and cancelling certain meetings. (010-11)

2.       Appoint Ms. Alyssa Lindman to the Yuba County Planning Commission as the District One Representative for a term ending January 13, 2015. (011-11)

3.       Reappoint Chuck Carver as the District One Representative and Sue Cejner-Moyers as the District Five Representative for terms ending December 31, 2014; and appoint Charissa McClain as the District Three Representative for a term ending December 31, 2012 to the Library Advisory Commission. (012-11)

4.       Reappoint Meldine Rodda to the Planning Commission as the District Five Representative for a term ending January 13, 2015. (013-11)

5.       Reappoint Robert Winchester to the Yuba County Fish and Game Advisory Commission as the District 5 Representative, and appoint Frank Hall as the District One Representative for terms ending December 31, 2014.  (014-11)

6.       Reappoint Bob Swift to the Community Services Commission as the District Five representative for a term ending December 31, 2014. (015-11)

7.       Appoint Gertrude Hinojosa to the Commission on Aging as the District One Representative for a term ending December 31, 2014. (016-11)

C.      Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

1.       Approve minutes from the meeting of December 14 and 28, 2010, and January 3, 2011. (017-11)

2.       Appoint Andrea Armstrong as the Parent Consumer Representative to the Child Care Planning Council for term to end September 30, 2013. (001-11)

3.       Appoint David Baker to the Browns Valley Cemetery District for a term ending August 25, 2013. (002-11)

D.      Community Development and Services

1.       Accept Road Rehabilitation RSTP ARRA Project as complete regarding McGowan Parkway, Willow Glen Road and Challenge Cutoff Road and authorize Public Works Director to sign notice of completion. (003-11)

2.       Approve agreement with Sandgren Real Estate Group - Helm Properties for the Neighborhood Stabilization Program for professional real estate services. (018-11)

3.       Adopt resolution authorizing Yuba County Community Development and Services Agency Director to complete purchase of single family residence APN 014-033-002 as part of the Neighborhood Stabilization program and execute all documents needed for completion of purchase, rehabilitation and resale. (019-11)

4.       Adopt resolution accepting the California Fire Safe Council Grant 11USFS-SFAX0105 for fuel reduction on county roads and authorizing the Public Works Director to execute. (020-11)

E.       County Administrator

1.       Adopt resolution approving second amendment and restated Joint Power Agreement Sierra Sacramento Valley Emergency Management Systems. (021-11)

F.       Emergency Services

1.       Adopt resolution authorizing Director of Emergency Services or designee to execute a Memorandum of Understanding with all qualified entities receiving federal preparedness funds through County Emergency Services. (Protective Inspection Committee recommends approval) (004-11)

G.      Health and Human Services

1.       Adopt resolution reaffirming the existence of the Yuba County Child Abuse Prevention Council and designation of the council to make recommendations regarding the children's trust fund including the child abuse prevention and intervention treatment/community based child abuse prevention fund. (Human Services Committee recommends approval) (005-11)

H.      Sheriff-Coroner

1.       Approve agreement with Vigilant Canine Services International, LLC to provide developmental canine training service and authorize the Chair to execute same.  (006-11)


A.      Present California State Association of Counties (CSAC) Institute for Excellence in County Government County Senior Executive Credential Certificate to Sean Powers, Community Development and Services Finance and Administration Manager.  No background information. (Five minute estimate) (022-11)

B.      Receive introduction of Bi-County Cooperative Extension Director Christopher Greer. (Ten minute estimate) (023-11)

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.      County Administrator

1.       Authorize Chair to sign letter supporting AB 66 and ABX1 9, as they relate to continuing the public safety portion of the Vehicle License Fee. (024-11)

2.       Approve contract with M.M. Rosenberg and Associates effective January 12, 2011, and authorize the Chair to execute same. (025-11)

B.      Health and Human Services

1.       Approve California Department of Veteran Affairs Subvention and Medi-Cal Certificate of Compliance for Fiscal Year 2010-2011 and authorize Chair to execute same. (008-11)

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.      Ordinance - Hold public hearing, waive reading, adopt ordinance repealing Ordinance No. 1413 which thereby terminates the development agreement with Yuba Foothills Associates, LLC relating to Yuba Highlands; and adopt resolution authorizing the release of the River Highlands Community Services District pre-annexation agreement for APN 019-130-035 and 036, and 019-140-030 and 018 in exchange for full payment of the 1991-B, Series A and B Bonds. (Ten minute estimate) (026-11)

B.      Public Hearing - Hold public hearing and adopt findings of fact, conclusions of law and orders authorizing the assessment of administrative and abatement costs and penalties in the amount of $5,936.50 and the recording of a lien located at 1542 Cress Way, Olivehurst (Bank of America) (Ten minute estimate) (027-11)


A.      Consider request for dance permit from Mad K Country LLC doing business as The Branding Iron located at 5861 Feather River Boulevard and take action as appropriate. (Ten minute estimate) (028-11)

IX.                CORRESPONDENCE - (029-11)

A.      Notice from State of California Fish Commission relating to re-adoption of emergency regulations concerning Stewarts Point State Marine Reserve and Stewarts Point State Marine Conservation Area.

X.                  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.

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

A.      Pending litigation pursuant to Government Code §54956.9(a) - Sacramento County et al vs. State of California et al

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

XII.             ADJOURN



1:30 P.M.              Land Use and Public Works Committee - (Supervisors Abe and Stocker - Alternate Supervisor Nicoletti)

A.      Consider summary vacating bike easement over lot "H" of Tract Map No. 98-578, Rio Del Oro subdivision - Community Development and Services (Ten minute estimate)  (007-11)

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

A.      Consider approval of Children's Medical Services (CMS) Plan Guidelines for Fiscal Year 2010-2011 and authorizing the Chair to sign CMS Certification Statements included in the plan - Health and Human Services Department (Ten minute estimate) (030-11)

1/11/2011 - 5:00 P.M.        Wheatland City/County Liaison Committee - CANCELLED

Wheatland City Hall

111 C Street

Wheatland, California

1/14/2011 - 11:00 A.M.     Olivehurst Public Utility District/County Liaison Committee

OPUD Board Room

1970 9th Avenue

Olivehurst, California 95961

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.


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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.