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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.

December 9, 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.      Board of Supervisors

1.       (531-14) Appoint V. Sue Shaffer to the Commission on Aging as the District Two Representative for a term ending December 31, 2016.

B.      Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

1.       (532-14) Approve Conflict of Interest Codes for Wheatland Cemetery District; District 10-Hallwood Community Services District; Linda Fire Protection District; and Browns Valley Irrigation District.

2.       (533-14) Approve minutes from the meeting of November 18, 2014.

C.      Clerk-Recorder/Elections

1.       (534-14) Accept certification of statement of vote for the November 4, 2014 General Election.

D.      Treasurer-Tax Collector

1.       (535-14) Adopt resolution delegating investment authority to County Treasurer for year 2015.

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.      Administrative Services

1.       (536-14) Adopt resolution supporting new Tri-County Juvenile Rehabilitation Facility in Marysville and authorizing Chair to execute grant funding application for Round Two SB 81 Local Youthful Offender Rehabilitation Facilities Construction funds. (Ten minute estimate)

B.      Community Development and Services

1.       (537-14) Adopt Program for Public Information for County floodplain management activities and a component of the Community Rating System. (Ten minute estimate)

VI.                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.      (538-24) Public Hearing - Hold public hearing to receive comment regarding Final Grantee Performance Report for closeout of Community/Economic Development Block Grant 10-EDEF-7271. (Ten minute estimate)

B.      (539-14) Ordinance - Hold public hearing, waive reading, and introduce ordinance amending Chapter 7.50 of Title VII of the Yuba County Ordinance Code relating to Stormwater Quality. (First reading) (Land Use and Public Works recommends approval) (Ten minute estimate)

C.      (524-14) Ordinance - Hold public hearing, waive reading, and adopt ordinance repealing and re-enacting Chapter 10.30 regarding requirements of the National Flood Insurance Program and Community Rating System. (Second reading. Continued from November 18, 2014) (Ten minute estimate)

D.      (540-14) Administrative Appeal Hearing - Hold hearing for imposition of administrative penalty regarding Assessor's Parcel Number 019-200-088, Olivehurst, owned by Mohammad A. Khan and Lucy Salva, in lien amount of $13,213.82. (Twenty minute estimate)

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

A.      (541-14) Letter from Nevada Joint Union High School District regarding increase of development fees and certification before issuance of building permits.

B.      (542-14) Minutes from the California Wildlife Conservation Board meeting of August 28, 2014 which are on file in the Board office.

C.      (543-14) News Release from United States Fish and Wildlife Services announcing public hearing for proposal to designate critical habitat for western yellow-billed cuckoo.

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.                CLOSED SESSION:

A.      Personnel pursuant to Government Code §54957.6(a) - Labor Negotiations - DDAA

X.                  RECESS TO 1:30 P.M.

A.      (544-14) Receive presentation from State Water Resources Control Board regarding cannabis cultivation enforcement initiative. (Christian Carrigan, Director, Office of Enforcement) (Ten minute estimate)

B.      (545-14) Conduct workshop on updating Marijuana Cultivation Ordinance and provide staff direction. (Community Development and Services/County Counsel) (60 minute estimate)

XI.                RECESS TO 6:00 P.M.

A.      (546-14) Community Development and Services Direct staff to initiate Proposition 218 process to propose increases to water and sewer rates for River Highlands        - Gold Village. (Land Use and Public Works Committee recommends approval) (Fifteen minute estimate)

XII.             ADJOURN  

11:00 A.M.           Finance and Administration Committee - (Supervisors Nicoletti and Griego - Alternate Supervisor Abe)

A.      (547-14) Consider resolution repealing and enacting certain section of the Yuba County Administrative Policy and Procedures Manual - County Administrator (Ten minute estimate)

                                Land Use and Public Works Committee - (Supervisors Abe and Vasquez - Alternate Supervisor Nicoletti)

A.      (548-14) Consider Sycamore Ranch Educational Area lease with Tsi Akim Maidu Tribe and provide direction as appropriate - Community Development and Services - (Ten minute estimate)

5:00 P.M.                              Wheatland City/County Liaison Committee CANCELLED

Wheatland City Hall

111 C Street

Wheatland, California

12/10/2014 - 5:00 P.M.     Linda Liaison Committee CANCELLED

Linda Fire Protection District

1286 Scales Avenue

Marysville, California

12/12/2014 - 11:00 A.M.   Olivehurst Public Utility District/County Liaison Committee CANCELLED

OPUD Board Room

1970 9th Avenue

Olivehurst, California 95961

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.