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


January 15, 2008


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 Griego

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.      Child Care Planning Council

1.        Approve 2007-2012 Child Care Needs Assessment in Yuba and Sutter Counties.  (Human Services Committee Recommends Approval) (08-020)

B.       Probation

1.        Adopt resolution authorizing Chief Probation Officer to execute Juvenile Justice Development Plan and accept Youthful Offender Block Grant funding from Corrections Standards Authority subject to approval of County Counsel. (08-021)

2.        Approve agreement with Wheatland School District providing services of one intervention counselor in the Probation and Schools Success program; authorize Chairman to execute same; authorize Chief Probation Officer to fill position; and authorize budget transfer in the amount of $48,150 from Account No. 101-0000-363-74.11 (Revenue PASS) to Salaries and Benefits for officer at Lone Tree School. (08-022)

C.       Sheriff-Coroner

1.        Adopt resolution authorizing Chairman to execute contract with California Department of Boating and Waterways for the purchase of an outboard motor and dive equipment with Federal Funds administered by the State.  (Law and Justice Committee Recommends Approval) (08-023)

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.      Community Development and Services

1.        Authorize Budget Transfer in the amount of $300,000 from Account No. 102-0000-371-97.03 (Local Fees) to Account No. 102-9100-431-23.01 (Special Projects) for preparing project study report for Yuba River Parkway Interchange at SR 65/70. (Land Use and Public Works Committee Recommends Approval) (Ten minute estimate) (08-024)

2.        Receive State Transportation Improvement Plan (STIP) funding update and provide direction on reprogramming of STIP savings from State Route 70 widening project . (Ten minute estimate) (08-025)

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.

A.      Ordinance - Hold public hearing, waive second reading, and adopt ordinance amending Chapter 11.40 of the Yuba County Ordinance Code by adding sections 11.40.140 and 11.40.141 relating to requirements for supplemental improvements. (Second reading) (Public Works and Land Use Committee Recommends Approval) (Continued from January 8, 2007)  (Five minute estimate) (08-009)

B.       Ordinance - Hold public hearing, waive second reading, and adopt ordinance amending Chapter 9.10 of the Yuba County Ordinance Code relating to establishment of through highways by expanding traffic engineering investigation. (Second Reading) (Land Use and Public Works Committee Recommends Approval) (Five minute estimate) (08-010)

C.       Ordinance - Hold public hearing and adopt resolution declaring results of special election within improvement areas A ,B, and C of the Community Facilities District No. 2005-1 (Orchard/Montrose Public Improvements) and directing recording of amended notice of special tax lien; and

D.      Waive first reading and introduce ordinance levying special taxes within Improvement Areas A, B, and C of Community Facilities District No. 2005-1. (Ten minute estimate) (08-026)


A.      (08-027)

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.      Pending litigation pursuant to Government Code §54956.9(a) - State of California Ex rel. etc. vs River Highlands Community Services District     

X.                  ADJOURN




8:30 A.M.              Land Use and Public Works Committee - (Supervisors Stocker and Logue - Alternate Supervisor Nicoletti)

A.      Consider draft Yuba County Parks Master Plan - Community Development and Services/Public Works (Ten minute estimate) (08-028) For Parks Master Plan see

                                Human Services Committee - (Supervisors Stocker and Griego - Alternate Supervisor Nicoletti)

A.      Consider California Department of Veteran Affairs Subvention and Medi-Cal Certificate of Compliance for Fiscal Year 2007/2008 - Health and Human Services (Five minute estimate) (08-029)

                                Finance and Administration Committee - (Supervisors Schrader and Stocker - Alternate Supervisor Logue)

A.      Consider recommendation to increase salaries for Associate Civil Engineer and Principal Engineer and resolution to amend Basic Salary/Hourly Schedule as it relates to Community Development and Services - Personnel/Risk Management (Five minute estimate) (08-030)

B.       Consider Bryce Consulting Classification Studies and resolutions amending Departmental Allocation Schedule and Basis Salary Schedule as they relate to various County Departments - Personnel/Risk Management (20 minute estimate) (08-031)

C.       Consider memorandum of understanding with Local Agency Formation Commission and appropriation in an amount not to exceed $85,000 to fund an amended consulting services agreement with Burr Consulting to complete its municipal services reviews and sphere of influence updates - County Administrator (Ten minute estimate) (08-032)

D.      Consider extension of agreement with Executive Director Paul Brunner through December 2009 - County Administrator (Five minute estimate) (08-033)


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.


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.