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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.

May 22, 2012


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 Vasquez

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 agreements with Gordon Murdoff for corporate hanger lease site no. 5, ground sites no. 4 and 6, and authorize the Chair to execute same. (192-12)

2.       Approve advertisement of Request for Proposals for lease of available airport property for a specialized aviation service operator. (Public Facilities Committee recommends approval) (193-12)

3.       Approve Memorandum of Understanding with Yuba County Water Agency for funding for flood control website and authorize the Chair to execute same. (194-12)

B.      Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

1.       Reappoint Bob Swift to the Sutter-Yuba Substance Abuse Advisory Board for a term to end May 22, 2016. (195-12)

2.       Approve minutes of the regular meeting of May 8, 2012. (196-12)

C.      Clerk-Recorder/Elections

1.       Adopt resolution appointing individuals to the Democratic County Central Committee and Yuba County Water Agency - North as indicated to fill vacancies pursuant to Elections Code §10515. (197-12)

D.      Community Development and Services

1.       Adopt resolution regarding property tax revenue exchange for Cordua Irrigation District annexation. (198-12)

2.       Accept 2011 Rubberized Asphalt Concrete Road Rehabilitation Various Locations project as complete and authorize the Public Works Director to sign and record the notice of completion. (199-12)

3.       Approve cancelling a grant from the State for the purchase of 35.64 acres along the Yuba River in Marysville due to failed negotiations. (200-12)

E.       Emergency Services

1.       Approve out of state travel for two members of the Emergency Operations Center Management Team to attend training in Emmitsburg, Maryland, expenses to be reimbursed through FEMA. (201-12)

F.       Health and Human Services

1.       Adopt resolution authorizing the Director of Health and Human Services to execute counseling and therapeutic service agreements for Child Welfare Services. (Human Services Committee recommends approval) (202-12)

G.      Sheriff-Coroner

1.       Approve agreement with Yuba County Water Agency for law enforcement services for a limited term and authorize the Chair to execute same. (203-12)

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.      Yuba-Sutter Economic Development Corporation

1.       Adopt resolution approving the 2012/2013 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy and program project for the Yuba-Sutter Economic Development District as prepared. (Fifteen minute estimate) (204-12)

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.      Ordinance - Hold public hearing, waive reading, and adopt ordinance amending Chapter 13.80 addressing deferral and waiver of certain impact fees, as it relates to building permits. (Second reading) (Land Use and Public Works Committee recommends approval) (Ten minute estimate) (187-12)

B.      Public Hearing - Hold public hearings and adopt six resolutions of necessity for APN 021-282-003, 021-281-018, 019 (Buchser); 021-282-014 (Singh); 021-282-023 (Rojas); and 021-321-015 (Lethridge) as it relates to the Rupert Avenue Widening Project. (20 minute estimate) (Four fifths vote required) (205-12)


A.      Consider request from Tsi-Akim Maidu tribe to waive all fees, allow exclusive use of Sycamore Ranch for the 14th Annual Indigenous Peoples Days event October 5 - 8, 2012; road closure for runners on October 6, 2012; construction of a permanent Bark House in exchange for use of the park for event for the next five years, or if not the construction of a temporary bark house to be set up prior to event and removed at a later date. (Fifteen minute estimate) (206-12)

VIII.           CORRESPONDENCE - 207-12

A.      Notice from State of California Fish and Game Commission regarding notice of proposed regulatory action relating to Public Use of Department of Fish and Game lands. (Copy provided to Yuba County Fish and Game Advisory Commission)

B.      Letter from Larry Matlock regarding property tax and late payment penalties.

C.      Resolution from Plumas Lake Elementary School District Board expressing appreciation to Yuba County regarding land purchased for school site and community park.

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) - Yuba County Probation Officers Association vs. County of Yuba

B.      Pending litigation pursuant to Government Code §54956.9(a) - Yuba Group Against Garbage vs. County of Yuba

XI.                ADJOURN






11:30 A.M.           Finance and Administration Committee - (Supervisors Stocker and Vasquez - Alternate Supervisor Nicoletti)

A.      Consider Memorandum of Understanding with Yuba County Superior Court for the continuation of collection program for the collection of fines, fees, forfeitures, penalties, and assessments incurred - County Administrator (Ten minute estimate) (208-12)

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

A.      Consider resolution to authorize amendments and changes to the agreement for professional services for the Transitional Housing Placement Plus (THP-PLUS) that was adopted by reference in Resolution No. 2010-23 and amended in Resolution No. 2011-79 - Health and Human Services (Ten minute estimate) (209-12)


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.











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.