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.

August 7, 2012




5:45 P.M.              LAW AND JUSTICE COMMITTEE - (Supervisors Nicoletti and Vasquez - Alternate Supervisor Stocker)

A.      Consider purchase of communication equipment, education material, and printers for the jail  in the amount of $27,240 and budget transfer from various accounts to Jail Fixed Assets for same - Sheriff-Coroner (Ten minute estimate) (292-12)

5:55 P.M.              YUBA COUNTY HOUSING AUTHORITY - Agenda and Background

6:00 P.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.      Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

1.       Approve minutes of the meetings of July 17 and 24, 2012. (293-12)

B.      Community Development and Services

1.       Adopt resolution authorizing Community Development and Services Director to complete purchase of APN 021-185-001 as part of Neighborhood Stabilization Program and execute all necessary documents. (298-12)

C.      County Administrator

1.       Adopt resolution for tax and revenue exchange between the County of Yuba and the South Yuba Water District (Tollcrest Annexation - LAFCO 2012-0002). (299-12)

D.      Emergency Services

1.       Adopt resolution authorizing the Director of Emergency Services to apply for 2012 Homeland Security grant funds and further authorizing the Director to execute all documents as required by the application and resultant grant. (294-12)

2.       Adopt resolution authorizing the Director of Emergency Services to apply for 2012 Emergency Management Performance grant funds and execute documents as needed to obtain and administer grant funding. (295-12)


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.      Board of Supervisors

1.       Receive impact study report on Farmlands and Open Space measure and adopt resolution directing County Clerk to submit measure to the voters at the election of November 6, 2012. (Fifteen minute estimate) (296-12)

VI.                CORRESPONDENCE - (297-12)

A.      Local Agency Biennial Notices advising no amendment is required to the conflict of interest code for Linda County Water District, Linda Fire Protection District,  Reclamation Districts 784 and 817, Three Rivers Levee Improvement Authority, Wheatland School District, Yuba County Office of Education, and Three Rivers Levee Improvement Authority.

B.      Letter from Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP regarding Orion Insurance Company and London and Overseas Insurance Company Limited.

C.      Two Letters from California Emergency Management Agency regarding disaster designations effecting Yuba County.

D.      Notice from California Fish and Game Commission regarding proposed Sport Fishing Regulation .

E.       Notice from California Department of Fish and Game regarding proposed rulemaking described in the Informative Digest.

F.       Letter from the Yuba County Assessor regarding the 2012-2013 Assessment Roll Summary.

G.      Letter from Auditor-Controller enclosing independent audit report dated June 30, 2011 for Loma Rica Browns Valley Community Services District.

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.           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) - Yuba County Growers Association, Sam McConnell, Yuba Patient Collective, Lew Neal, Old Crow Farm Collective, Kathie Thelen and Déjà Vu Collective vs. County of Yuba

IX.                ADJOURN



Alcouffe Community Center

9185 Marysville Road

Oregon House, California



08/07/12 - 5:00 P.M.          Linda Liaison Committee - CANCELLED

Linda Fire Protection District

1286 Scales Avenue

Marysville, California

08/10/2012 - 11:00 A.M.   Olivehurst Public Utility District/County Liaison Committee

Yuba County Government Center

Marysville Conference Room

915 8th Street

Marysville, 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.


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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.