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.

October 2, 2012


1:00 P.M.              YUBA COUNTY WATER AGENCY


5:45 P.M.              LAND USE AND PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE - (Supervisors Abe and Stocker - Alternate Supervisor Nicoletti)

A.      Consider establishing Underground Utility District 2012-1 on Olivehurst Avenue from McGowan Parkway to 8th Avenue - Community Development and Services (Ten minute estimate) (382-12)

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 Stocker

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.      Administrative Services

1.       Approve assignment of lease agreement between Peter Huckins and James Abbott for Corporate Hangar Lease Site 17, and authorize the Chair to execute same. (371-12)

B.      Auditor-Controller

1.       Adopt resolutions fixing general county-wide tax rate; and fixing special tax fates for county, school district, and special district indebtedness. (372-12)

C.      Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

1.       Approve minutes from the regular meetings of September 11 and 18, and final budget hearings of September 18, 2012. (373-12)

D.      Community Development and Services

1.       Adopt resolution authorizing Community Development and Services Agency Director to complete the purchase of single family residence APN 021-220-046 and execute all documents needed for completion of purchase, rehabilitation and resale. (374-12)

E.       County Administrator

1.       Adopt resolution authorizing Yuba County to opt into Regional Council of Rural Counties, California State Association of Counties memorandum of agreement with the U.S. Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management; and appoint the Chairman as representative. (Finance and Administration Committee recommends approval) (375-12)

F.       Human Resources and Organizational Services

1.       Adopt resolutions amending Departmental Positional Allocation Schedule and Basic Salary Schedule as it relates to the Sheriff's Department, effective October 1, 2012. (376-12)



A.      Receive presentation from Lee Sciocchetti regarding Knight2Day Inc. on Living History Camp the Medieval Life Experience. (Fifteen minute estimate) (377-12)

B.      Present proclamation recognizing Chant DeForest. (No background material) (378-12)

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.      Board of Supervisors

1.       Appoint CSAC Board of Directors representative and alternate for one-year terms commencing November 27, 2012. (Five minute estimate) (379-12)

B.      Human Resources and Organizational Services

1.       Adopt resolution amending the Basic Salary Schedule, as it relates to Health and Human Services, effective October 1, 2012. (Five minute estimate) (380-12)

VII.             CORRESPONDENCE - (381-12)

A.      Independent audit report for Browns Valley Cemetery District for fiscal years ended June 30, 2004 and June 30, 2005.

B.      Three notices from California Emergency Management Agency advising of disaster designation for County of Yuba due to agricultural losses caused by drought beginning January 1, 2012 and continuing, and the Chips Fire.

C.      Letter from Pipeline Association for Public Awareness enclosing newsletter.

D.      Three Local Agency Biennial NoticeS regarding conflict of interest codeS for Dobbins/Oregon House Fire Protection District, Plumas Brophy Fire Protection District and Wheatland Fire Authority.

E.       Notice from State of California Fish and Game Commission regarding a petition to list the white shark as threatened or endangered.

F.       Notice from California Water Boards Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board advising of various meetings at various locations.

G.      Minutes from Fish and Game Wildlife Conservation Board indicating the Daugherty Hill Wildlife Area, Expansion 13 was withdrawn from consideration May 31, 2012.

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.                ADJOURN


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.