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Highlights of the June 03, 2014 Board Meeting:
The Board will hear a request for a presentation from the Youth Leadership Institute, a nonprofit agency that advocates on behalf of young people. YLI works to adopt healthier community policy through civic engagement, address and change negative social norms, abate predatory media messaging and establish better access to healthy choices. The presentation will focus on updates of the year’s projects, accomplishments, outlooks for the future and a strategic plan.
The Board heard the presentation and several members of the Marin Youth Commission spoke.
Maureen Parton, aide to Supervisor Sears
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The Board will hear a request from the County Agricultural Director to approve the 2013 Marin County Livestock and Agricultural Crop Report.
Need more info? See letter about the crop report.
The Board approved the 2013 Crop and Livestock report after hearing a presentation from Agriculture Commissioner Stacy Carlsen. See the crop report for more details.
Stacy Carlsen, Agriculture Commissioner
The Board will hear a request from the County Administrator to accept the Proposed Fiscal Year 2014-15 County Budget and FY 2015-16 Plan for public review, including special districts under the Board of Supervisors. The Board will be asked to schedule public hearings for June 16 and June 18, to authorize budget adjustments to account for grants, projects and year-end fund balances, to approve allocation of $7.8 million in Educational Revenue Augmentation Fund revenues and designate $2 million to supplement the pension rate stabilization reserve.
Need more info? See the staff report about the budget.
The Board accepted the proposed budget and plan, then scheduled the public hearings for June 16 and June 18.
The Board will hear the first reading of an ordinance amending selective sections of the Marin County Code Chapter 7.24, Food Establishments, to allow for placarding of inspection compliance ratings in food establishments. The proposed amendments would allow Environmental Health Services to implement the “Go for Green” Placard Program, a key initiative in the agency’s 2014-16 Performance Plan that would improve food handling practices and protect food and public safety.
Need more info? See the letter about food placards.
The Board heard the first reading and scheduled a merit hearing for June 17.
Rebecca Ng, Deputy Director, Environmental Health Services
The Board will consider a vacancy on the Bel Marin Keys Planning Advisory Board, one on the Children and Families Commission, one on the Women's Commission, and one on the Workforce Investment Board.
Need more info? See the agenda for details on the interviews/appointments, or the Boards and Commissions webpage.
The Board made the following appointments:
Clerk of the Board staff
The Board will hear a request from the Department of Public Works to authorize the Board President to execute an amendment to an agreement with several regional agencies for a position on the San Francisco Water Quality Control Board staff. The position is jointly funded by the Marin County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District (SMART) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) to process permit applications for special projects. Public Works recommends modifying and extending the contract agreement through March 31, 2018.
Need more info? See the staff report on the contract modification.
The Board authorized the Board President to execute the amendment.
Craig Tackabery, Assistant Director, Department of Public Works
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