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Board Chambers, 915 Eighth Street

Marysville, California



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August 26, 2014

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. All items on the agenda other than Correspondence and Board and Staff Members Reports are                 considered items for which the Board may take action.  The public will be given opportunity to comment on                 action items on the agenda when the item is heard.

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.       (366-14) Approve airport lease agreement with Richard Clinton for Terminal Area Lease Parcel Nos. 18 and 19, and authorize Chair to execute.

2.       (367-14) Adopt resolution authorizing Airport Manger to present proposal to Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association for consideration of Airport as location for 2015 AOPA Regional Fly-In.

B.      Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

1.       (368-14) Appoint Tamaira Ramsey as a consumer representative and Dennis "Mike" Ayres as an at-large representative to the Behavioral Health Advisory Board for terms ending August 26, 2016 and 2017 respectively.

2.       (369-14) Approve minutes of the meeting of August 12, 2014

C.      Clerk-Recorder/Elections

1.       370-14) Adopt resolution ordering consolidation of elections for November 4, 2014 Consolidated Statewide General Election.

D.      Community Development and Services

1.       (371-14) Accept North Beale Road Median Safety Improvements as complete and authorize Public Works Director to execute and record notice of completion.

2.       (372-14) Accept Timbuctoo Road over Deep Ravine No. 1 Bridge Replacement Project as complete and authorize Public Works Director to execute and record notice of completion.

3.       (373-14) Receive notice of Final Map under review pending approval indentified as Tract Map No. 2006-0044, Plumas Lake Phase 3.

4.       (374-14) Award contract to R&R Horn Contractors, Inc. apparent low bidder, for Powerline Road/Bike Ped Improvements Phase II and authorize Chair to execute same.

E.       County Administrator

1.       (375-14) Authorize Chair to execute correspondence taking position on three bills currently considered by the Legislature (AB 1826; AB 2126; SB 1168).

F.       Health and Human Services

1.       (376-14) Approve agreement with Yuba Community College for services for Independent Living Program and authorize Chair to execute.

2.       (377-14) Approve agreement with Children's Home Society for CalWORKS program child care services and authorize Chair to execute. (Human Services Committee recommends approval)

G.      Human Resources and Organizational Services

1.       (378-14) Adopt resolutions amending Position Allocation Schedule and Basic Salary Schedule as relates to Program Specialist Adult Services, Health and Human Services effective September 1, 2014.

2.       (379-14) Adopt resolutions amending Position Allocation Schedule and Basic Salary Schedule as relates to Probation Aide, Probation Department, effective September 1, 2014.

3.       (380-14) Approve classification specifications for Chief Probation Officer and Director of Administrative Services and authorize Chair to execute.


A.      (381-14) Present Proclamation proclaiming September 2014 as Hmong History Month. (Five minute estimate)

B.      (382-14) Present Proclamation proclaiming September 2014 Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. (Five minute estimate)

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.       (383-14) Authorize use of Criminal Justice Temporary Construction Funds to be used as County local match for SB 81 Youthful Offender Rehabilitation Grant for Tri County Juvenile Facility project and authorize Auditor-Controller to establish appropriate account structure. (Ten minute estimate)

B.      Community Development and Services

1.       (384-14) Receive update on Olivehurst Public Utilities (OPUD) water rate increase and determine whether to file protest on County-owned properties.

2.       (385-14) Receive information on Community Rating System's Program for Public Information Committee as it relates to Federal Emergency Management Association and the National Flood Insurance Program. (Ten minute estimate)

C.      County Administrator

1.       (386-14) Receive introduction of Jennifer Vasquez as the Director of Health and Human Service effective September 1, 2014, approve employment agreement, and authorize County Administrator to execute.

2.       (397-14) Adopt resolution adopting a Property Tax Revenue Exchange Agreement between the County of Yuba and Linda Fire Protection District for APN 019-650-006.

D.      Sutter Yuba Mental Health Services

1.       (387-14) Approve Memorandum of Understanding between California Health and Wellness Plan and the Counties of Sutter and Yuba regarding Medi-Cal Managed Care for coordination of services and authorize Chair to execute. (Ten minute estimate)

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.      (388-14) Public Hearing - Receive independent consultant report of review and evaluation of rate adjustment application submitted by Recology Yuba-Sutter and adopt resolution approving an amendment to the Recology Yuba-Sutter Collection Service Agreement and approving a rate decrease for residential and commercial customers for rate year 2015 to be effective October 1, 2014. (Fifteen minute estimate)

B.      (389-14) Ordinance - Hold public hearing, waive reading, and introduce ordinance adding Chapter 7.09, Gray Water Systems to the Yuba County Ordinance Code. (First Reading. Fifteen minute estimate)

C.      (390-14) Public Hearing - Hold hearing and adopt findings of facts, conclusion of law and orders authorizing the assessment of administrative and abatement costs, and recording of lien for 1321 Country Club Road, Arboga, Robert W. and Vivian S. Morton, in the amount of $24,976.78. (Ten minute estimate)

VIII.           CORRESPONDENCE: The Board may direct any item of informational correspondence to a department head for appropriate action.

A.      (391-14) Notice from Pacific Gas and Electric regarding Narrows No. 2 Transmission Line Project Request for finding of no discharge or extension of time.

B.      (392-14) Public Notice from Federal Aviation Administration regarding final environmental assessment finding of no significant impact and record of decision.

C.      (393-14) Letter from Board of State and Community Corrections regarding Community Recidivism Reduction Grant.

D.      (394-14) Letter from County Fish and Game Commission regarding activities.

E.       (395-14) Notice of meeting August 28, 2014 from California Wildlife Conservation Board and item 18 regarding American Basin Conservation Easement (High Ridge Ranch), Yuba County.

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:

A.      Pending litigation pursuant to Government Code §54956.9(d)(1) - Jolene Tomko vs. Cleotha Adams et al

B.      Personnel pursuant to Government Code §54957.6(a) - Labor Negotiations - DDA/YCEA Bargaining Unit 2 and County of Yuba

C.      Personnel pursuant to Government Code §54957(b)(1) - Public Appointment - Public Health Officer

D.      Personnel pursuant to Government Code §54957 - Department Head Evaluation/Public Guardian

XI.                RECESS TO 1:30 P.M.


A.      (396-14) Hold appeal hearing regarding imposition of administrative penalties for 7460/7476 Loretta Lane and Unknown Address, Smartsville owned by Ann Marie Barnett and adopt findings of facts, conclusion of law and orders.  (30 minute estimate)

XIII.           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.