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.

July 12, 2011


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. Thank you.

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.       Approve lease agreement with Richard Clinton relating to airport terminal area Site No. 18 and 19 and authorize the Chair to execute same. (291-11)

B.      Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

1.       Approve minutes of the regular meeting of June 21, 2011. (292-11)

C.      Community Development and Services

1.       Approve agreement with Fehr and Peers to update the Yuba County Bikeway Master Plan and authorize the Chair to execute same. (293-11)

2.       Approve specifications and estimate for 2011 Rubberized Asphalt Concrete Road Rehabilitation Various Locations and authorize bid with a tentative opening date of August 3, 2011. (294-11)

D.      Human Resources

1.       Adopt resolution amending the Departmental Position Allocation Schedule and Basic Salary Schedule retitling Road Maintenance Worker I/II and Senior Road Maintenance Worker to reflect transition to Public Works effective July 1, 2011. (295-11)

E.       Probation

1.       Approve agreement with Robert A. Escovedo to conduct background investigations and authorize the Chair to execute same. (296-11)

ADDENDUM TO AGENDA - ADD TO CONSENT AGENDA: Auditor-Controller and County Administrator

F.       Auditor-Controller

1.       Authorize Budget Transfer in the total amount of $144,450 to transfer in lieu of health insurance back to salaries for General and Operating Departments for the six-month period ending June 30, 2011. (312-11)

G.      County Administrator

1.       Approve 2011 Revised Joint Power Exercise of Powers Agreement for the North Central Counties Consortium and authorize the Chair to execute same. (313-11)


A.      Present proclamation to Casa de Esperanza proclaiming July 2011 Sexual Assault Awareness month. (Five minute estimate) (297-11)

B.      Receive presentation on the status of the California Department of Water Resources Lower Feather River Corridor Management Plan. (Fifteen minute estimate) (298-11)

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.      Community Development and Services

1.       Accept the Transportation Master Plan 2011-2015 including recommended projects, funding sources and work scheduled subject to formal approval of projects and funding. (Fifteen minute estimate) (299-11)

B.      Board of Supervisors

1.       Approve letter requesting the Governor to reject changes to AB109 Criminal Justice Alignment legislation rules and authorize the Chair to execute same. (Five minute estimate) (300-11)

2.       Approve letter of support to Peach Tree Healthcare for grant application to California Wellness Foundation and authorize the Chair to execute same.  (Five minute estimate) (301-11)

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 repealing and reenacting Chapter 8.79 of the Yuba County Ordinance Code for Hammon Grove Park and Sycamore Ranch. (Land Use and Public Works Committee recommends approval) (Second reading continued from June 28, 2011) (Five minute estimate) (283-11)

B.      Ordinance - Hold public hearing, waive reading, and introduce ordinance adding Chapter 8.77 to Title VIII of the Yuba County Ordinance Code relating to the Star Bend Boat Launch and day use area. (Land Use and Public Works Committee recommends approval) (First reading) (Ten minute estimate) (302-11)

C.      Public Hearing - Hold public hearing and adopt findings of fact, conclusions of law and orders authorizing the assessment of administrative and abatement costs and penalties in the amount of $15,719.40 and the recording of a lien located at 7655 State Highway 70, Marysville (Rajinder S. and Paramdeep Chohan). (Ten minute estimate) (Postponed from June 28, 2011) (284-11)

D.      Public Hearing - Hold public hearing and adopt resolution confirming report of delinquent solid waste collection charges and order of assessment. (45 minute estimate) (303-11)

VIII.           CORRESPONDENCE  - (304-11)

A.      Two letters from California Fish and Game Commission relating to inspection of facilities for restricted species and the mountain yellow-legged frog. (Provided to Fish and Game Advisory Commission)

B.      Letter from Auditor Controller enclosed independent audit report for Reclamation District 784 for fiscal year ended June 30, 2010.

C.      Notice of public workshop and CEQA scoping meeting  from California Regional Water Quality Control Board on July 28, 2011.

D.      Memo from Sutter Yuba Substance Abuse Advisory Board enclosing annual year end report for Fiscal Year 2010-11.

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: 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) regarding

                                                                           i.        Broughton vs. County of Yuba

                                                                          ii.        Cox and Martynov vs. County of Yuba

                                                                        iii.        Tull et al vs. County of Yuba

                                                                        iv.        Saechao vs. County of Yuba

                                                                         v.        Lindsay vs. County of Yuba

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

C.      Personnel pursuant to Government Code §54957 - Public Appointment/Instructions/Library Director

D.      Personnel pursuant to Government Code §54957 - Department Head Evaluation/Agricultural Commissioner

XI.                RECESS TO 2:00 P.M.


A.      Receive presentation on three Supervisorial District Boundary Alternatives from Yuba County Redistricting Committee; make alternatives available for public view and provide comment via County's website and a public open house on August 2, 2011; set public hearing for August 2, 2011 to receive public comment on alternatives and take action as appropriate. (60 minute estimate) (305-11)

XIII.           ADJOURN



1:00 P.M.              Finance and Administration Committee - (Supervisors Abe and Stocker - Alternate Supervisor Vasquez)

A.      Consider receiving presentation and supporting the regional Connected Capital Area Broadband Consortium for improved broadband access in the Sacramento region - County Administrator (Ten minute estimate) (306-11)

B.      Consider accepting gift from Barbara McCrory of lithographs depicting various areas of Yuba County - Clerk of Board of Supervisors (Ten minute estimate) (307-11)

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

A.      Consider ordinance repealing in their entirety sections 7.05.220 and 7.05.230 and re-enacting section 7.05.220 of the Ordinance Code regarding payment and collection of unpaid refuse service bills - Community Development and Services (Ten minute estimate) (308-11)

                Protective Inspection Committee - (Supervisors Vasquez and Abe - Alternate Supervisor Griego)

A.      Consider agreement with California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection for fire protection dispatch - Emergency Services (Ten minute estimate) (309-11)

                Human Services Committee - (Supervisors Stocker and Vasquez - Alternate Supervisor Abe)

A.      Consider agreement with the Department of Aging for Multipurpose Senior Services Program grant funds for the term of July 1, 2011 through June 30, 2012 - Health and Human Services (Ten minute estimate) (310-11)

B.      Consider submitting application to California Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs to participate in the Drug Medi-Cal Program for substance abuse clinics - Health and Human Services (Ten minute estimate) (311-11)

07/12/2011 - 5:00 P.M.     Wheatland City/County Liaison Committee - CANCELLED

Wheatland City Hall

111 C Street

Wheatland, California


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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. End