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, 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.

June 12, 2012


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 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.      Agricultural Commissioner

1.       Approve out of state travel for Agricultural Commissioner, as part of the Yuba-Sutter Economic Development Corporation delegation, to China scheduled for June 24 through June 30, 2012; travel costs paid by Century Nationwide Enterprise. (210-12)

B.      Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

1.       Appoint Dale Henley to the Library Advisory Commission as District One Representative for a term to end December 31, 2014. (211-12)

C.      Community Development and Services

1.       Accept Woodside Village 2B as complete and release the performance bond, Tract Map No. 2003-40. (212-12)

D.      County Administrator

1.       Approve Memorandum of Understanding with Yuba County Superior Court for the continuation of the collection of fines, fees, forfeitures, penalties, and assessments incurred by a defendant in a criminal or traffic action proceeding; and authorize the Chair to execute same. (Finance and Administrative Committee recommends approval) (213-12)

E.       District Attorney

1.       Authorize Budget Transfer in the total amount of $6,862 and revenue revisions to reconcile year end revenues and appropriations. (214-12)

F.       Health and Human Services

1.       Adopt resolution authorizing amendments and changes to agreement for professional services for Transitional Housing Placement Plus (THP-PLUS) adopted by reference in Resolution No. 2010-23 and amended in Resolution No. 2011-79. (Human Services Committee recommends approval) (215-12)

G.      Sheriff-Coroner

1.       Approve agreement with United States Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration to provide law enforcement services relating to eradication and suppression of illicit marijuana. (216-12)

H.      Treasurer-Tax Collector

1.       Approve discharging Treasurer-Tax Collector from accountability for collection of taxes, penalties and interest on Unsecured Property Taxes in the total amount of $37,403.27. (217-12)

2.       Authorize transfer of unclaimed monies to the General Fund for the following:  Prisoner Fund Trust $2,037.45 - Unsecured Holding Trust $110.00 - Refund Transfer Fund $1,528.51. (218-12)


A.      Receive Sheriff's Department's 2011 Annual Report and presentation. (Five minute estimate) (219-12)

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.       Authorize Budget Transfer in the amount of $6,100 from Account No. 101-0000-372-99-01 (Operating Transfers In) to Account No. 101-1200-418-61-13 (Capital Improvements South Annex) to cover abatement costs for South Annex demolition. (Five minute estimate) (220-12)

B.      Board of Supervisors

1.       Provide direction regarding authority to determine Public Convenience or Necessity for liquor license applications within an area of undue concentration or high crime within the County. (Fifteen minute estimate) (221-12)

2.       Appoint one individual to the Yuba County Fish and Game Advisory Commission as an At-large representative for a term to end May 5, 2013. (Five minute estimate) (222-12)

C.      County Administrator

1.       Approve letter of support to California Public Utilities Commission recommending a reduced Pacific Gas and Electric rate for eligible County businesses. (Ten minute estimate) (223-12)

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 and such public comments will be limited to three minutes per individual or group.

A.      Public Hearing - Hold public hearing and adopt the May 2012 update to the South Yuba Drainage Master Plan, selecting Alternative C as the preferred alternative. (Five minutes estimate) (224-12)

VIII.           CORRESPONDENCE - (225-12)

A.      Notice from State of California Wildlife Conservation Board enclosing agenda for meeting of May 31, 2012 regarding withdrawal of Daugherty Hill Wildlife area expansion.

B.      Letter from Joanna R. Palmer regarding property tax and late payment penalties. (Copy provided to Treasurer-Tax Collector)

C.      Notice from State Water Resources Control Board regarding a petition for temporary change involving the transfer of up to 52,320 acre feet of water to facilitate transfers/exchanges involving the following water districts: Santa Clara Valley Water District, Oak Flat Water District/Del Puerto Water District, and Kern County Water Agency/Kern Tulare Water District.

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 - Performance Evaluation/County Counsel


B.      Pending litigation pursuant to Government Code §54956.9(a) - Yuba Group Against Garbage vs. County of Yuba

XI.                ADJOURN




11:00 A.M.           Public Facilities Committee - (Supervisors Griego and Vasquez - Alternate Supervisor Nicoletti)

A.      Consider budget transfer in the amount of $15,088.14 from 4H Trust Fund to Account No. 101-0101-411-5240 (4H Camp) for acquisition of replacement kitchen equipment for  4H Camp in Dobbins - Administrative Services (Five minute estimate) (226-12)

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

A.      Consider Budget Transfer in the amount of $1,700.00 from Account No. 101-5800-455-6200 (Fixed Assets) to Account No. 101-5800-455-2200 (Office Supplies) for the purchase of a laptop - Health and Human Services (Ten minute estimate) (227-12)

06/08/2012- 11:00 A.M.    Olivehurst Public Utility District/County Liaison Committee - CANCELLED

OPUD Board Room

1970 9th Avenue

Olivehurst, California 95961

06/12/2012 - 5:00 P.M.     Wheatland City/County Liaison Committee

Wheatland City Hall

111 C Street

Wheatland, California


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 two full business days 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.