All meetings are located at:

Yuba County Government Center

915 Eighth Street, Board Chambers

Marysville, California

      unless otherwise indicated



The complete agenda, including backup material, is posted at the Guard Station of the Yuba County Government Center, 915 8th Street, Marysville and the County Library, 303 Second Street, Marysville, and also on the Yuba County website at


October 9, 2007


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 Stocker

II.                   ROLL CALL - Supervisors Logue, Nicoletti, Griego, Schrader, 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 regular meeting of September 25, 2007 and the special meeting of September 28, 2007.

B.       Community Development and Services

1.        Adopt resolution establishing all-way stop intersections at Grove Avenue and Maywood Drive and Cobblestone Drive. (Land Use and Public Works Committee Recommends Approval) (07-562)

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 must fill out a "Request to Speak" card and submit it to the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors. Note:  No Board action can be taken on comments made under this heading.

V.                   COUNTY DEPARTMENTS

A.      County Administrator

1.        Approve Memorandum of Understanding with Yuba-Sutter Chamber of Commerce for Regional Tourism Program and authorize Chairman to execute same. (Ten minute estimate) (07-563)

2.        Consider National Association of Counties membership for Fiscal Year 2007-2008 and take action as appropriate. (Ten minute estimate) (07-564)

3.        Receive introduction of Wendy Hartman as the Planning Director effective October 9, 2007, approve employment agreement and authorize Chairman to execute same. (Five minute estimate) (07-565)

4.        Consider letter requesting United States Parcel Service to recognize Linda, California in 95901 zip code. (Five minute estimate) (07-566)


A.      Consider On-Sale Beer Alcohol Beverage License at 5402 Lindhurst Avenue (Golden State Casino) and take action as appropriate. (Ten minute estimate) (07-567)

VII.               CORRESPONDENCE - (07-568)

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: Any person desiring to comment on any matter scheduled for this closed session may address the Board at this time.

A.      Threatened litigation pursuant to Government Code §54956.9(b) - Two Cases

X.                  ADJOURN

1:00 P.M.              EMERGENCY SERVICES OPERATIONAL AREA COUNCIL (Conference Room One)




11:00 A.M.            Human Services Committee - (Supervisors Stocker and Griego - Alternate Supervisor Nicoletti)

A.      Consider Substance Abuse and Crime Prevention Act of 2000 County Plan for Fiscal Year 2007-2008 - Health and Human Services (Five minutes estimate) (07-569)

B.       Consider resolution authorizing Chairman to execute documents required by California Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs for Substance Abuse and Crime Prevention Act of 2000 for Fiscal Year 2007-2008 - Health and Human Services (Five minute estimate) (07-570)

                                Law and Justice Committee - (Supervisors Nicoletti and Logue - Alternate Supervisor Schrader)

A.      Consider ordinance establishing Chapter 6.36 and amending and reenacting Chapter 6.35 relating to scrap metal recyclers, secondhand dealers, pawnbrokers and junk dealers - Sheriff's Department (Five minute estimate) (07-571)

                                Protective Inspection Committee - (Supervisors Griego and Nicoletti - Alternate Supervisor Schrader)

A.      Consider Surplus Water Agreement with CHY Company - Bi-County Cooperative Extension (Ten minute estimate) (07-572)

10/9/07                  Wheatland City/County Liaison Committee - CANCELLED

5:00 P.M.              Wheatland Community Center

Conference Room

101 C Street

Wheatland, California

10/10/07                               Linda Liaison Committee - CANCELLED

3:00 P.M.              Linda Fire Protection District

1286 Scales Avenue

Marysville, California
















In compliance with the American 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 one full business day 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.