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, the County Library, 303 Second 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.

May 3, 2011




5:30 P.M.              YUBA COUNTY HOUSING AUTHORITY Agenda

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 Griego

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.      Community Development and Services

1.       Adopt resolution authorizing the Executive Director of the Yuba County Community Services Commission to execute contracts with the agencies approved to receive Community Services Block Grant Funding. (187-11)

2.       Accept Rio Del Oro Village 12 Unit 8 project as complete, approve filing the Notice of Completion and release Performance bonds; authorize release of Labor and Materials Bonds 90 days after filing Notice of Completion. (188-11)

3.       Approve application for a floodplain development variance for the agricultural storage building planned at 8947 State Route 70, APN 006-030-002. (Land Use and Public Works Committee recommends approval) (189-11)

B.      Sheriff-Coroner

1.       Approve agreement with the United States Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement Administration to provide law enforcement services relating to the eradication and suppression of illicit marijuana and authorize the Chairman to execute same. (190-11)


A.      Present proclamation proclaiming May 6-12, 2011 National Nurses Week. (198-11)

B.      Present proclamation proclaiming May 2011 as Foster Care Month in Yuba County. (Five minute estimate) (191-11)

C.      Present proclamation celebrating Loyalty Day May 1, 2011. (192-11)

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.       Receive information and adopt resolution endorsing the Sierra Nevada Geotourism Project. (Fifteen minute estimate) (193-11)

2.       Consider position on Assembly Bill 1178 Solid Waste: Place of Origin and take action as appropriate. (Fifteen minute estimate) (194-11)

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.

A.      Ordinance - Hold public hearing, waive reading, and adopt ordinance amending Title XIII of the Yuba County Ordinance Code by repealing and re-enacting certain chapters of the consolidated fee ordinance related to certain departments. (Finance and Administration Committee recommends approval) (Second Reading) (Five minute estimate) (183-11)


A.      Consider request from Cherokees of California, Inc. Secretary Marilyn Lowe for reduction of fees in the amount of $400 for a three-day event including overnight camping at Hammon Grove Park and take action as appropriate. (Fifteen minute estimate) (195-11)

B.      Consider request from Community Options for Resources in Education (CORE) the Camptonville Academy for a letter of support to the United States Department of Agriculture to fund the Education Resource Center and authorize the Chairman to execute same. (Ten minute estimate) (196-11)

IX.                CORRESPONDENCE - (197-11)

A.      Notice from Federal Energy Regulatory Commission regarding Scoping Document 2 for the Yuba River Hydroelectric Project.

X.                  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.

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

A.      Personnel pursuant to Government Code §54957(a) - Labor Negotiations - DDA/DSA/MSA/YCEA/Unrepresented and County of Yuba

XII.             ADJOURN




05-05-11 - 4:30 P.M.          Marysville City/County Liaison Committee CANCELLED

City of Marysville

Covillaud Room

526 C Street

Marysville, Ca  95901

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.