TUESDAY, MAY 24, 1994

9:00 AM


A.                  SALUTE TO THE FLAG

B.                  AGENDA ADDITIONS AND/OR DELETIONS (Also See No. L-3)

1.                   Declaration of Emergency in Support of Governor Wilson's Proclamation of Disaster

RECOMMENDATION: Declare a local emergency.

C.                  SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS (None)

D.                  CONSENT CALENDAR

These matters are routine in nature and are usually approved by a single vote. Prior to the meeting, any member of the public may request any member of the Board to pull a particular item for further discussion.

Board of Supervisors

1.                   Appointment to the Fish and Game Advisory Committee (Supervisor Fulkerson)

RECOMMENDATION: Appoint Doug Kelly effective July 1, 1994.

2.                   Appointment to Commission on the Status of Women (Supervisor Heider)

RECOMMENDATION: Appoint Elaine Hanks.

Clerk of the Board

3.                   Approval of the Minutes from the Board Meeting of May 10, 1994

RECOMMENDATION: Approve minutes.

Employment Training

4.                   Job Training Partnership Act IIA/IIC Master Subgrant for Program Year 1994-95

RECOMMENDATION: Authorize Chair to sign subgrant.

5.                   Job Training Partnership Act III Master Subgrant for Program Year 1994-95

RECOMMENDATION: Authorize Chair to sign subgrant.


6.                   Purchase of Fixed Assets for Budget Unit 422

RECOMMENDATION: Approve purchase.

Mental Health

7.                   Contract with Mohammed Khan, M.D. for Psychiatric Services

RECOMMENDATION: Approve contract.


8.                   Designation of John Frank as Merit System Appeals Panel Member

RECOMMENDATION: Approve designation for appeal of Marvin Kirkpatrick and Forrest Schafer.

9.                   Designation of John Frank as Merit System Appeals Panel Member

RECOMMENDATION: Approve designation for appeal of Chris Riendeau.

10.               Designation of Tom Heilmann as Merit System Appeals Panel Member

RECOMMENDATION: Approve designation for appeal of Carol Dearinger.

Planning and Building

11.               Furtado Conveyance and Agreement; Case No. FMS-13-92; File No. APN 511-031-44

RECOMMENDATION: Authorize Chair to sign conveyance and agreement.

12.               Refund of Application Fees in the Amount of $180

RECOMMENDATION: Approve refund.


13.               Volunteer/Mentor Procedures for Use of Privately-Owned Vehicles

RECOMMENDATION: Implement procedures for use in transportation of wards of the Court.

Public Works

14.               Revocable License Agreement with Door-to-Door Airporter

RECOMMENDATION: Approve agreement with Anthony and Delores Montana.

15.               Designation of Portion of Van Ness Ave. and 5th St. (thru fairgrounds) as One-Way

RECOMMENDATION: Approve designation during County Fair time.

16.               Authorization for $2,300 for Purchase of Welding Fume Eliminator

RECOMMENDATION: Authorize funding.

17.               Construction/Construction Engineering for Bridge Replacement Project on Dillon Road

RECOMMENDATION: Authorize Chair to sign Program Supplement 109 for project at Salt River.

18.               Larry Lambert Minor Subdivision; APN 504-122-08; Glendale Area

RECOMMENDATION: Accept quitclaim deed, and authorize Chair to sign Easement Deed.

19.               Resolution Amending Duties of the Citizens' Advisory Committee for Landfill Siting

RECOMMENDATION: Adopt Resolution No. 94-44.

20.               Agreement with Garberville Rotary Club for Tooby Memorial Park Maintenance

RECOMMENDATION: Approve agreement for operation/maintenance of park.


21.               Contract with Caltrans for Inmate Work Crews/Correctional Officer Supervision

RECOMMENDATION: Approve contract for roadside vegetation removal and litter cleanup.

22.               California Law Enforcement Telecommunications Systems (CLETS) Maintenance Contract

RECOMMENDATION: Authorize Chair to sign contract with Pelican Bay State Prison.

Social Services

23.               County Performance Demonstration Project for Greater Avenues for Independence

RECOMMENDATION: Submit application to State Department of Social Services.

24.               Response to Board Referral of April 26, 1994 on AFDC and General Relief

RECOMMENDATION: Receive and file response.


9:15 a.m. Administrative Office (CAO)

1.                   Agreement with Benefit and Risk Management Services

RECOMMENDATION: Approve agreement for Health Care Management Services.

F.                  DEPARTMENT REPORTS

Employment Training

1.                   Appointment of Private Sector Representative to the Private Industry Council

RECOMMENDATION: Appoint Chuck Ellsworth.

Planning and Building

2.                   Gravel Extraction Operations in Humboldt County (No Report Required)

County Counsel

3.                   Ordinance Amending Section 213-1 of Chapter 3 of Division 1 of Title II of the Humboldt County Code Relating to the Compensation of the Board of Supervisors

RECOMMENDATION: Introduce ordinance by title, and schedule for adoption on June 7, 1994.

Administrative Office (CAO)

4.                   Report on Proposed Legislation (if required)

RECOMMENDATION: Authorized the Chair to sign a letter to Governor Wilson, Assemblyman Hauser, and State Senator Thompson that urges them to address the assumption that 3.1 billion dollars in funding to fight illegal immigration will not be forthcoming from the federal government; and further urge them to immediately plan for this contingency problem.


1.                   Reports on Board Member Travel at County Expense (No Reports Required)

2.                   Reports on Board Member Meeting Attendance (if required) (No Action)

H.                  CLOSED SESSION (Litigation Inmates v. Renner - No Action Taken)

I.                     PUBLIC APPEARANCES--1:30 P.M.

This 15-minute portion of the meeting is reserved for persons desiring to address the Board on any matter not on this agenda that is under the jurisdiction of the Board. It is requested that speakers sign the sheet at the front doors of the Chamber by 1:25 p.m.


1.                   Larry McCain, Marsha Brantley, Joseph Phillips and Suzette Owens spoke (see scanned document for details).

J.                   PUBLIC HEARINGS 1:45 P.M.

Planning and Building

1.                   Continued Public Hearing on the Proposed Eureka Community Plan

RECOMMENDATION: Continue to May 31, 1994 to close public hearing and set date for deliberation.

2.                   Ordinance Amending Section 313-4 of the Humboldt County Code by Revising the Provisions of the Qualified Zone for Property in the Lower Redway Area

RECOMMENDATION: Adopt Ordinance No. 2038.

Supplemental Agenda Item--Planning and Building

3.                   GREEN TIMBER Zone Reclass/Major Subdivision/Special Permit/Lot Line Adjustment

RECOMMENDATION: Open public hearing and continue to June 7, 1994 at 1:45 p.m.

K.                  CHECK REGISTERS

1.                   Check Registers Covering Disbursements Made During the Period Ending May 19, 1994

RECOMMENDATION: In accordance with Resolution No. 1024 there are herewith submitted check registers covering disbursements made during the period ending May 19, 1994.

L.                   ADJOURNMENT

Any written materials related to an item on this agenda submitted to the Board of Supervisors less than 72 hours prior to the Board meeting, and that are public records subject to the Public Records Act, are available for public inspection in the Office of the Clerk of the Board at 825 5th Street, Suite 111, Eureka (476-2384), during normal business hours.

Persons wishing to file documentation on any agenda item for the official record must submit an original and nine (9) copies of each document to the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors, Room 111 of the County Courthouse, 825 5th Street in Eureka (476-2384). Documentation includes, but is not limited to, written correspondence, audio and video tapes, maps, photographs, and petitions. Failure to submit the required number of copies will result in the document/s not being placed in the official record. (Per Board of Supervisors' policy adopted on March 21, 1995.)

The Chamber is wheelchair accessible, and disabled parking is available in the lot on K Street, between Fourth and Fifth Streets.  If you are a person with a disability, and you need disability-related modifications or accommodations to participate in this meeting, please contact the Clerk of the Board at (707) 476-2384, or (707) 445-7299 (fax).  Requests for such modifications or accommodations must be made at least two full business days before the start of the meeting.