December 18 Meeting

Board of Supervisors

Meeting Date: 12/18/2012

Use the Cyberagenda page for the full meeting information.

Highlights of the December 18, 2012 Board Meeting:

  1. 4th Saturday in January to be Alert Marin Day
  2. State Pension Reform Update
  3. First Steps for West Marin Garbage Rate Increase
  4. Appointments and/or Interviews for Various Boards & Commissions

1. 4th Saturday in January to be Alert Marin Day

Preview

At the request of Supervisor Adams, the Board will consider adopting a resolution proclaiming the 4th Saturday in January as Alert Marin Day, thereby encouraging Marin residents to register for notifications on the County's new Telephone Emergency Notification System, otherwise known as TENS.

Need more info?

See the Resolution on Alert Marin Day

Review

The Board adopted the resolution.

Contact

Clerk of the Board staff

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2. State Pension Reform Update

Preview

The Board will hear an update on the estimated long-term savings that will be generated for the County by the statewide pension reform legislation that was adopted this past September. In addition, the Board will consider authorizing County staff to explore a hybrid defined benefit/ defined contribution pension plan as an option for new miscellaneous employees.

Need more info?

See the report on pension reform

Review

The Board authorized using the local savings from statewide pension reform towards paying down the County's pension liabilities and also authorized staff to explore the feasibility of a new employee optional hybrid pension plan

Contact

Dan Eilerman, Deputy County Administrator

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3. First Steps for West Marin Garbage Rate Increase

Preview

The Board will consider setting a public hearing for January 8th, 2013 in order to consider a 3.25% rate increase for the West Marin Franchise Area Number 1, which includes the West Marin coast area, excluding Bolinas and Stinson Beach. The rate increase is being requested by the Redwood Empire Disposal company for a number of reasons, with a 7.95% increase in the cost of fuel being a primary factor.

Need more info? See the report on garbage rates

Review

The Board set the hearing on garbage rates for January 8th

Contact

Michael Frost, Deputy Director of Public Works

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4. Appointments and/or Interviews for Various Boards & Commissions

Preview

The Board will consider appointments to the following Boards:

  • Civic Center Conservancy
  • Development Disabilities Board
  • Disaster Council (after conducting interviews)

Need more info?

See the Boards and Commissions page

Review

The appointments were made.

Contact

Clerk of the Board staff

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