††††††††††††††† AGENDA

 

†† NAPA COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

 

TUESDAY†††††††††††††††††† MARCH 20, 2001†††††††††††††††† 9:00 A.M.

 

 

 

Brad Wagenknecht

District 1

MarkLuce

District 2

Mel Varrelman

District 3

Bill Dodd

District 4

Mike Rippey

District 5

 

 

Jay Hull

County Administrator

Mary Jean McLaughlin

Clerk of the Board

Robert Westmeyer

County Counsel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

 

The Board of Supervisors meets each Tuesday at 9:00 A.M. at 1195 Third Street, Room 305, Napa, California 94559.If you require an assistive listening device, interpreter or any other special arrangement please provide the Clerk of the Board with 24-hour notice by calling 253-4580 (253-6088TDD).

 

The agenda is divided into three sections:

 

CONSENT CALENDAR - These matters typically include routine financial or administrative actions, as well as final adoption of ordinances that cannot be both introduced and adopted at the same meeting.Any item on the CONSENT CALENDAR will be discussed separately at the request of any person.CONSENT CALENDAR items are usually approved with a single motion.

 

SET MATTERS - These items are noticed hearings, work sessions and public hearings.

 

REGULAR CALENDAR - These items include significant policy and administrative actions and are classified by program areas.Immediately after approval of the CONSENT CALENDAR, if the time for hearing SET MATTERS has not arrived, the REGULAR CALENDAR will be considered.

 

ANY MEMBER OF THE AUDIENCE DESIRING TO ADDRESS THE BOARD ON A MATTER ON THE AGENDA please proceed to the rostrum and, after receiving recognition from the Chair, give your name, address, and your comments or questions.In order that all interested parties have an opportunity to speak, please be brief and limit your comments to the specific subject under discussion.Time limitations shall be at the discretion of the Chair or Board.

 

 

AGENDA AVAILABLE ONLINE AT www.co.napa.ca.us


 

 

1.††††††† Call to Order; Roll Call.

 

 

2.††††††† Pledge of Allegiance.

 

 

3.††††††† 9:00 A.M.PUBLIC COMMENT

 

In this time period, anyone may address the Board of Supervisors regarding any subject over which the Board has jurisdiction but which is not on today's agenda.Individuals will be limited to a three-minute presentation.No action will be taken by the Board of Supervisors as a result of any item presented at this time.

 

4.††††††† Department Headsí Reports and Announcements.

 

 

CONSENT CALENDAR

 

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

 

 

5.               District Attorney requests approval of Budget Transfer No. 70 increasing appropriations by $20,000 with offsetting revenue from Forfeitures & Penalties to replace and upgrade computers.(4/5 vote required)

 

 

HUMAN SERVICES

 

 

6.               Director of Health and Human Services Agency requests authorization to submit a grant application to the California Department of Mental Health to provide mental health services to infants, preschool children and their families.

 

 

PROPERTY

 

 

7.††††††† Director of Conservation, Development and Planning requests approval of and authorization for Chairman to sign Amendment No. 6 to Agreement No. 3527 with the City of American Canyon extending the term through June 30, 2001 to provide hourly back-up building inspection services to the City of American Canyon.

 

 

8.††††††† Director of Conservation, Development and Planning requests adoption of a resolution authorizing the Director to sign and file a grant application in the amount of $4,000 with the United States Geological Survey, to partially offset the cost of preparing a digital copy of the Countyís landslide maps.

 

 

CONSENT CALENDAR Ė Continued

 

PROPERTY - Continued

 

 

9.††††††† Director of Public Works requests amendment of the Departmental Allocation List to add one (1) Engineering Aide III position, effective March 20, 2001.

 

 

10.††††† Director of Public Works requests award of the contract for the "Napa City/County Library Landscaping Modifications Project," PW 01-04, to Live Oak Landscape Construction Company of Vacaville, California for their low bid of $27,481 and authorization for Chairman to sign the construction contract.

 

 

11.††††† Director of Public Works requests acceptance of the work as complete and authorization for Chairman to sign and file a Notice of Completion with the Clerk/Recorder for Contract No. PW 99-13, "Re-roof of Building 'B' at Health and Human Services Project."

 

 

12.††††† Director of Public Works requests adoption of a resolution of intent to abandon a portion of Rancho Drive between West Park Avenue and West Pueblo Avenue, and set April 10, 2001 at 9:05 A.M. as the date and time for the public hearing.

 

 

GENERAL ADMINISTRATION

 

 

13.††††† County Counsel requests approval of and authorization for Chairman to sign Amendment No. 1 to Agreement No. 4384 with Donna Oldford increasing the amount by $10,000 for a new maximum of $20,000 for the provision of supplemental planning services.

 

 

14.††††† County Counsel requests approval of and authorization for Chairman to sign Amendment No. 2 to Agreement No. 4232 with Susan McGuigan increasing the amount by $25,000 for a new annual maximum of $55,000 for the provision of supplemental legal services.

 

 

15.††††† County Counsel requests adoption of a resolution authorizing the issuance of Napa Valley Unified School District (Napa County, California) Election of 1996 General Obligation Bonds, Series E, in the amount of $4,700,000.

 

 

16.††††† County Counsel requests authorization for out-of-state travel for Cheryl Huber, Paralegal, to attend the First Annual Privacy and Data Protection Summit in Arlington, Virginia from May 2-4, 2001, at an estimated cost of $2,225.

 

 

CONSENT CALENDAR Ė Continued

 

GENERAL ADMINISTRATION - Continued

 

 

17.††††† Information Technology Services (ITS) Director requests the following:

 

A.              Approval of and authorization for Chairman to sign Amendment No. 2 to Agreement No. 4419 with Acuent, Inc. amending the Scope of Services and increasing the amount by $75,000 for a new maximum of $324,200 for PeopleSoft consulting; and

B.              Approval of Budget Transfer No. 71 in the amount of $75,000 from the Technology account in Central Services increasing appropriations in the ITS budget.(4/5 vote required)

 

 

18.††††† Library Director requests authorization for out-of-state travel for Frances Houser, Literacy and Volunteer Services Coordinator, to attend a family literacy materials and services training in Washington, D.C. from April 26-29, 2001, at no cost to the County.

 

 

19.††††† Library Director requests authorization to apply for the following grants from local library support groups:

 

A.              Grant in the amount of $30,000 from the Library Foundation for public use databases;

B.              Grant in the amount of $10,000 from the Library Foundation for the 2001-2002 speaker series; and

C.              Grant in the amount of $20,000 from the Napa Friends of the Library for Phase II of the seismic shelving project.

 

 

20.††††† Library Director requests adoption of a resolution supporting the California property tax revenue shift exemption for dependent and independent library special districts.

 

 

21.††††† Regional Training Employment Coordinator requests amendment of the Departmental Allocation List to add one (1) Staff Services Analyst I/II-Limited Term (LT) effective March 20, 2001 through December 27, 2002.

 

 

22.††††† County Administrator/Director of Emergency Services requests adoption of a resolution extending the Proclamation of Local Emergency declared on February 20, 2001 relating to a major debris flow at the northern end of Lake Berryessa.

 

 

CONSENT CALENDAR Ė Continued

 

GENERAL ADMINISTRATION - Continued

 

 

23.††††† Approve minutes of Board of Supervisorsí meeting of February 27, 2001.

 

 

24.††††† DISCUSSION OF ITEMS REMOVED FROM THE CONSENT CALENDAR.


 

 

SET MATTERS

 

 

25.††††† 9:05 A.M.Chair of the Napa County Children and Families Commission to present update.

 

 

26.††††† 9:15 A.M.PUBLIC HEARINGAuditor-Controller requests consideration and possible adoption of a resolution establishing the property tax administration fee allocable to the public entities in Napa County for Fiscal Year 2000-2001 for services rendered in Fiscal Year 1999-2000.(Noticed Public Hearing by Clerk of the Board)

 

 

27.††††† 9:30 A.M.Board of Supervisors meeting as a Board of Equalization:

 

††††††††† A.†††††† Approve minutes of Board of Equalization meeting of February 20, 2001.

 

B.              Agenda review.

 

††††††††† C.†††††† STIPULATIONS*

 

00-28/32††††††††††††††††† Home Depot USA, Inc.

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Assessorís Parcel Nos. 046-692-003, 046-693-005,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 046-693-006, 046-693-007 and 046-693-009)

 

00-41                                             Michael J. Riordan

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Assessorís Parcel No. 036-382-025)

 

00-62                                             Sunrise Napa Assisted Living

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Assessorís Parcel No. 038-170-042)

 

00-79                                             Vernon and Bernadine Beadles

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Assessorís Parcel No. 001-200-028)

 

*Stipulations on file with the Clerk of the Board.

 

D.†††††† WITHDRAWALS*

 

99-61                                             & 00-24††††††† Trestle Napa LLC dba Lucky #164 (Albertsonís, Inc.)

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Assessorís Parcel No. 002-011-006)

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

00-49 & 00-57††††††††† Golden State Vintners

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Assessorís Parcel Nos. 027-120-048 and 043-062-017)

 

*Withdrawals on file with the Clerk of the Board.

 

 

SET MATTERS - Continued

 

Item No. 27 - Continued

 

 

E.†††††† REQUEST FOR CONTINUANCE*

 

00-35/40††††††††††††††††† Napa Valley Petroleum

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Assessorís Parcel Nos. 007-321-008, 009-261-001,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 044-210-007, 057-110-006, 800-036-053 and

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 800-047-197)

 

*Request for Continuance on file with the Clerk of the Board.

 

F.               HEARING

 

00-73                                             The Home Depot

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Assessorís Parcel No. 800-049-783)

 

G.              Adjourn to Board of Equalization meeting Tuesday, April 17, 2001 at

9:30 A.M.

 

 

28.††††† 10:00 A.M.Director of Public Works to present an overview of current energy bills proposed in the Legislature, and request the following actions relating to energy conservation on County occupied facilities:

 

A.              Adoption of a resolution concerning energy conservation measures and direction to further reduce energy consumption by five to ten percent (5%-10%);

B.              Approval of a revised Energy Conservation Policy; and

C.              Direction to explore other alternatives for conservation and energy savings, such as alternate work days, solar retrofit, pursuit of grants, and to return to the Board with further recommendations.

 

 

29.††††† 10:15 A.M.County Administrator to discuss and request possible action on the following:

 

A.              Status update of Boardroom audio/visual technology and public channel access;

B.              Approval of Budget Transfer No. 72 in the amount of $23,000 from Public Works Capital Improvement budget increasing appropriations in Information Technology Services by $23,000 to establish as a Fixed Asset Internet Protocol TV equipment (4/5 vote required); and

C.              Board of Supervisors' evening meetings.

 

 

30.††††† 1:30 P.M.Recess to the Napa County Flood Control and Water Conservation District (NCFCWCD) meeting.(See NCFCWCD Agenda)

 

 

REGULAR CALENDAR

 

GENERAL ADMINISTRATION

 

 

31.††††† Discussion and possible action including, but not limited to, the following legislation:

 

††††††††† †† Support of AB 44 (Wiggins) Disaster Relief: Earthquake

 

 

32.††††† Board of Supervisorsí Committee Reports and Announcements.

 

 

33.††††† Board of Supervisorsí Future Agenda Items.

 

 

34.††††† Closed Session regarding:

 

††††††††† A.†††††† CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATOR(Government Code

Section 54957.6)

 

Agency negotiator:Bruce Heid

Employee organization:Napa County Deputy Sheriffsí Association

 

B.†††††† CONFERENCE WITH REAL PROPERTY NEGOTIATOR(Government Code Section 54956.8)

 

†††††††††††††††††††† Property:†† Assessor's Parcel No. 057-021-008

†††††††††††††††††††† Negotiating parties:††† Herbert Gunn, Jr., Trustee

†††††††††††††††††††† Under negotiation:†††† Price for purchase of property and terms of payment.

 

C.†††††† CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL Ė ANTICIPATED

LITIGATION

 

Significant exposure to litigation pursuant to Government Code Section 54956.9(b):(Two cases)

 

D.              PUBLIC EMPLOYEE DISCIPLINE/DISMISSAL/RELEASE(Government Code Section 54957)

 

 

 

ADJOURN TO BOARD OF SUPERVISORSí REGULAR MEETING, TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2001 AT 9:00 A.M.