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, 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 18, 2014



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.      Community Development and Services

1.       (092-14) Adopt resolution authorizing the Director of Environmental Health to apply for and enter into agreement with the State of California, and to sign the grant agreement and any amendments thereto for the Rural Underground Storage Tank Leak Prevention Program, Fiscal Years 2014/2015 - 2018/2019. (Protective Inspection Committee)

B.      County Administrator

1.       (093-14) Approve appointment extension of Interim Director of Health and Human Services Department for an additional six months effective April 1, 2014.


A.      (094-14) Present proclamation recognizing Sutter Buttes Garden Club for seventeen years of service at the County Courthouse Garden. (Five minutes estimate)

B.      (095-14) Present County Employee Service Awards. (No background material) (Thirty minute estimate)

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.       (103-14) Consider appointing one at-large representative for a term to end October 5, 2014 to Yuba County Fish and Game Advisory Commission and take action as appropriate. (Fifteen minute estimate)

B.      County Administrator

1.       (096-14) Receive report on current legislation relevant to Yuba County and provide direction as appropriate. (Thirty minute estimate)

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 and such public comments will be limited to three minutes per individual or group.

A.      (097-14) Ordinance - Hold public hearing, waive reading, and introduce ordinance repealing and reenacting Chapter 10.05 of the Yuba County Ordinance Code relating to Building Standards and Construction Codes. (First Reading) (Land Use and Public Works Committee recommends approval) (Fifteen minute estimate)

B.      (098-14) Ordinance - Hold public hearing, waive reading, and introduce ordinance adding Chapter 10.50 to the Yuba County Ordinance Code relating to repair and reconstruction of structures. (First Reading) (Land Use and Public Works committee recommends approval) (Fifteen minute estimate)


A.      (099-14) Notice from Sutter-Yuba Mosquito and Vector Control District advising of public health pesticide application to waters under district jurisdiction.

B.      (100-14) Notice from State of California Fish and Game Commission regarding proposed regulatory action relating to ocean salmon sport fishing.

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

B.      Personnel pursuant to Government Code §54957 - Public Employee Discipline/Dismissal/Release

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

D.      Pending litigation pursuant to Government Code §54956.9(e)(3) - One Claim

XI.                ADJOURN

11:00 A.M.           Public Facilities Committee - (Supervisors Griego and Vasquez - Alternate Supervisor Nicoletti)

A.      (101-14) Consider resolution regarding conveyance of a leasehold interest in County 4H Camp property in Dobbins to Environmental Alternatives and granting certain exemptions of Chapter 8.76 of the Ordinance Code - Administrative Services (Ten minute estimate)

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

A.      (102-14) Consider General Fund Contingency expenditure of $15,000 for consultant support services regarding implementation of Phase II MS4 (Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems) general permit - Community Development and Services (Ten minute estimate)



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