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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.

March 11, 2014

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.      Auditor-Controller

1.       (075-14) Authorize out of state travel for the Auditor to attend Government Finance Officers Association training seminar in Reno, Nevada.

B.      Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

1.       (076-14) Appoint Dennis Michael Ayres to the Area 4 Agency on Aging Advisory Council to finish the current term ending June 2014, and serve a three year term ending June 30, 2017.

2.       (077-14) Approve minutes of the meeting of February 25, 2014.

C.      Health and Human Services

1.       (078-14) Adopt resolution authorizing the Director of Health and Human Services or her designee to implement changes to General Assistance Standards of Aid. (Human Services Committee recommends approval)

D.      Human Resources and Organizational Services

1.       (079-14) Adopt resolutions amending the Position Allocation and Classification System-Basic Salary schedules effective March 1, 2014 as they relate to Community Development and Services and Health and Human Services Departments.

2.       (080-14) Adopt resolutions amending the Position Allocation and Classification System-Basic Salary schedules effective April 1, 2014 as they relate to Sheriff's Department.

E.       Sheriff-Coroner

1.       (081-14) Approve agreement with Department of Agriculture, Tahoe National Forest, for law enforcement to fight controlled substances on forestland and authorize Chair to execute.

2.       (082-14) Adopt resolution authorizing the Sheriff to execute the State application for financial aid for the boating program for Fiscal Year 2014-2015; and approve a contract with the California Department of Boating and Waterways for boating safety and enforcement activities for Fiscal Year 2014-2015 and authorize the Chair to execute.

3.       (083-14) Approve cooperative agreement with United States Department of Agriculture, Plumas National Forest to provide campground patrols on forestland and authorize the Chair to execute.

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.      Board of Supervisors

1.       (084-14) Receive presentation from California Association of Counties Executive Director Matt Cate. (No background information) (Fifteen minute estimate)

B.      County Administrator

1.       (085-14) Receive report regarding status of Sheriff's Yuba Street facility and provide direction as appropriate. (Twenty minute estimate)

VI.                CORRESPONDENCE

A.      (086-14) Notices from California State Water Resources Control Board of temporary urgency change petition to reduce minimum in stream flows in the lower Yuba River for February 1 through March 31, 2014.

B.      (087-14) Notice from the Yuba County Auditor enclosing the Independent Audit of the financial records for Reclamation District 784, and Sutter-Yuba Mosquito and Vector Control District for year ending June 30, 2013.

VII.             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.

VIII.           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 - Public Employee Discipline/Dismissal/Release

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

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

IX.                ADJOURN

11:00 A.M.           Land Use and Public Works Committee - (Supervisors Abe and Vasquez- Alternate Supervisor Nicoletti)

A.      (088-14) Consider ordinance repealing and reenacting of Chapter 10.05 Building Standards and Construction Codes - Community Development and Services (Fifteen minute estimate)

B.      (089-14) Consider adding Chapter 10.50 Repair and Reconstruction to Yuba County Ordinance Code Title 10 - Community Development and Services (Fifteen minute estimate)

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

A.      (090-14) Consider resolution authorizing the Director of Environmental Health to apply for the Rural Underground Storage Tank Leak Prevention Program Grant Fiscal Years 2014/2015 - 2018/2019 - Community Development and Services (Ten minute estimate)

B.      (091-14) Consider agreement with Applied Forest Management Inc. for Consultant Services to coordinate activities of the Yuba Watershed Protection and Fire Safe Council for Fiscal Year 2014/2015 - Agricultural Commissioner (Five minute estimate)


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

Wheatland City Hall

111 C Street

Wheatland, California

March 14, 2014 - 11:00 A.M.          Olivehurst Public Utility District/County Liaison Committee

OPUD Board Room

1970 9th Avenue

Olivehurst, California 95961

A.  Status and Direction for the Arboga Road wastewater collection system upgrade EDA grant.

B.  Discuss valley floor fire service consolidation and OPUD fire special tax.

C.  Other Reports

D.  Adjourn


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.









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.                                                                                                             End