CALENDAR FOR THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

CONTRA COSTA COUNTY

 

AND FOR SPECIAL DISTRICTS, AGENCIES, AND AUTHORITIES GOVERNED BY THE BOARD

 

BOARD CHAMBERS ROOM 107, ADMINISTRATION BUILDING, 651 PINE STREET

MARTINEZ, CALIFORNIA 94553-1229

 

 

FEDERAL D. GLOVER, CHAIR,  5th DISTRICT

JOHN GIOIA, 1st DISTRICT

GAYLE B. UILKEMA,  2nd DISTRICT

MARY N. PIEPHO, 3rd DISTRICT

SUSAN A. BONILLA, 4th DISTRICT

 

JOHN CULLEN, CLERK OF THE BOARD AND COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR, (925) 335-1900

 

The Board of Supervisors respects your time, and every attempt is made to accurately estimate when an item may be heard by the Board.  All times specified for items on the Board of Supervisors agenda are approximate.  Items may be heard later than indicated depending on the business of the day. Your patience is appreciated.

 

 

 

AGENDA

June 17, 2008

 

 

9:30 A.M.       Convene, call to order and opening ceremonies.

 

Inspirational Thought -  Now and then it’s time to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.” ~Guillaume Apollinaire

 

CONSIDER CONSENT ITEMS -  (Items listed as C.1 through C.127 on the following agenda)Items are subject to removal from Consent Calendar by request of any Supervisor or on request for discussion by a member of the public. Items removed from this section will be considered with the Short Discussion Items.

 
PRESENTATIONS

 

PR.1    PRESENTATION of the People Who Make a Difference Awards, acknowledging individuals and groups that have significantly contributed towards reducing substance abuse in Contra Costa communities. (Harold Parsley, Alcohol and Other Drugs Advisory Board) (All Districts) 

 

SHORT DISCUSSIONS ITEMS

 

SD.1    PUBLIC COMMENT (3 Minutes/Speaker)

 

SD.2    CONSIDER any Consent Items previously removed.

 

SD.3    HEARING to CONSIDER adopting Resolution No. 2008/303 to establish a new fee and increase existing fees for the Office of the Sheriff-Coroner’s Custody Alternative Program. (Captain Michael Newman, Office of the Sheriff)  (All Districts)

 

SD.4    HEARING on the itemized costs of abatement for property located at 406 Lake Avenue, Rodeo area (Value Home Loan Inc., Owner).  (Michael Angelo Silva, Conservation & Development Department) (District II)

 

SD.5    HEARING on the itemized costs of abatement for property located at 4080 Stone Road, Bethel Island area (Bruno Market, Owner). (Michael Angelo Silva, Conservation & Development Department) (District V)

 

SD.6    CONSIDER adopting Board Report and Resolution No. 2008/384 formalizing the County’s participation in coalition with the other Delta counties for the purpose of articulating mutual interests on Delta issues (Delta Counties Coalition); adopting general positions agreed upon by the Coalition and communicate to relevant parties and authorizing use of the County’s lobbyist in advocating positions as they are developed. (John Cullen, County Administrator) (All Districts)

 

SD.7    CONSIDER approving response to Grand Jury Report No. 0804, entitled “Report on the Inspection of Detention Facilities in Contra Costa County” and directing the Clerk of the Board to forward the response to the Superior Court no later than June 30, 2008. (John Cullen, County Administrator) (All Districts)

 

SD.8    CONSIDER adopting the Navy Mitigation Fund Expenditure Plan. (Supervisors Glover and Bonilla) (Districts IV and V)

 

DELIBERATION ITEMS

 

HSD.1 CONSIDER accepting report from the Health Services Department on the national, state, and local nursing shortage and the implications of the nursing shortage for the Contra Costa Regional Medical Center, bedside care, and medication safety teams, as recommended by the Health Services Director. (Lisa Massarweh, Health Services Department) (All Districts)

 

Closed Session

 

1:00 P.M.        Adjourn to the Housing Authority Board of Commissioners meeting

 

Closed Session                 

 

Supplemental Calendar of Closed Session Items

Tuesday, June 17, 2008, 9:30 a.m. and thereafter

Board Chambers Room 107 and Room 101

 

 

A.        CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATORS

 

1.         Agency Negotiators: Lori Gentles and Linda Ashcraft.

 

Employee Organizations: Contra Costa County Employees’ Assn., Local No. 1; Am. Fed., State, County, & Mun. Empl., Locals 512 and 2700; Calif. Nurses Assn.; Service Empl. Int’l Union, Local 535; District Attorney’s Investigators Assn.; Deputy Sheriffs Assn.; United Prof. Firefighters, Local 1230; Physicians’ & Dentists’ Org. of Contra Costa; Western Council of Engineers; United Chief Officers Assn.; Service Empl. Int’l Union United Health Care Workers West; East County Firefighters’ Assn.; Contra Costa County Defenders Assn.; Probation Peace Officers Assn. of Contra Costa County; and Contra Costa County Deputy District Attorneys’ Assn.

 

2.         Agency Negotiators:  Lori Gentles and John Cullen.

 

Unrepresented Employees: All unrepresented agency management employees (Resolution No. 2008/304, including its Exhibits), unrepresented nursing classification employees, and all other unrepresented agency employees.

 

B.         PUBLIC EMPLOYEE APPOINTMENT:

            Title:  County Administrator

            Title:  Executive Director, Contra Costa County In-Home Supportive Services Public Authority

 

C.         CONFERENCE WITH LEGAL COUNSEL--ANTICIPATED LITIGATION  Significant exposure to litigation pursuant  to Gov. Code, § 54956.9(b):  Two potential cases.

 

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


CONSENT ITEMS

(Items are subject to removal from Consent Calendar by request of any Supervisor or on request for discussion by a member of the public)

 

Road and Transportation

 

C.1      ADOPT Traffic Resolution No. 2008/4263 to prohibit parking at all times except for vehicles of individuals with disabilities (blue curb) on the south side of Third Street (Road No. 1795G), beginning at a point 55 feet east of the east curb line of Harris Avenue (Road No. 1795S) and extending east a distance of 25 feet, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Rodeo area. (District II)

 

C.2      APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Public Works Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with MGE Engineering, Inc., effective June 10, 2008, to extend the term through July 31, 2009 with no change to the payment limit, for on-call structural engineering consultant services, Countywide. (Various Project Funds) (All Districts)

 

C.3      ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/385 approving and authorizing the Public Works Director, or designee, to fully close a portion of Canyon Lake Drive on July 4, 2008 from 6:00 p.m. through 10:00 p.m. for the purpose of 4th of July block party, Port Costa area. (District II)

 

Engineering Services

 

C.4      DA 04-00036 (Cross-reference SD 99-08381):  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/386 accepting completion of a warranty period and release of cash deposit for faithful performance for subdivision agreement (right-of-way landscaping), for project being developed by Shapell Homes, a division of Shapell Industries, Inc., a Delaware corporation, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Danville area. (District III)

 

C.5      DA 04-00046 (Cross-reference Subdivision 04-08856): ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/387 accepting completion of warranty period and release of cash deposit for faithful performance for project being developed by Shapell Homes, a division of Shapell Industries, Inc., a Delaware corporation, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.6      MS 01-00010:  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/388 approving the parcel map and subdivision agreement for project being developed by Gregory M. Capson, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Walnut Creek area. (District III)

 

C.7      RA 00-01094 (Cross-reference Subdivision 95-07976):  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/389 approving the third extension of subdivision agreement (right-of-way landscaping) for project being developed by Windemere BLC Land Company, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.8      RA 02-01130 (Cross-reference SD 95-07976): ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/390 accepting completion of warranty period and release of cash deposit for faithful performance for subdivision agreement (right-of-way landscaping) for project being developed by Brookfield Ambridge, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.9      RA 02-01138 (Cross-reference SD 95-07984):  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/391 approving the second extension of the subdivision agreement (right-of-way landscaping) for project being developed by Shapell Industries of Northern California, a division of Shapell Industries, Inc., a Delaware corporation, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.10    RA 04-01166 (Cross-reference Subdivision 03-08509): ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/392 accepting completion of improvements for Windemere Phase IV Trails/Access Roads, for project being developed by Windemere BLC Land Company, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.11    RA 04-01177 (Cross-reference SD 05-08957): ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/393 accepting completion of improvements for project being developed by Windemere BLC Land Company, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.12    RA 06-01213:  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/394 accepting completion of improvements for project being developed by Hofmann Company, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Pacheco (Buchanan Airport) area. (District IV)

 

C.13    SD 00-08152:  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/395 approving the fourth extension of subdivision agreement (right-of-way landscaping) for project being developed by Windemere BLC Land Company, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley)  area. (District III)

 

C.14    SD 99-08154:  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/396 approving the fourth extension of the subdivision agreement for project being developed by Windemere BLC Land Company, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.15    SD 00-08157:  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/397 approving the third extension of subdivision agreement for project being developed by Windemere BLC Land Company, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.16    SD 02-08698: ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/398 declaring Creek View Place, Madeline Lane, and Ariel Drive as County roads for project being developed by Shapell Industries of Northern California, a division of Shapell Industries, Inc., a Delaware corporation, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Danville area. (District III)

 

C.17    SD 04-08941:  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/399 accepting completion of warranty period and release of cash deposit for faithful performance, and declaring Cashmere Street a County road, for project being developed by Shapell Homes, a division of Shapell Industries, Inc., a Delaware corporation, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Danville area. (District III)

           

C.18    SD 05-09005:  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/400 accepting completion of warranty period and release of cash deposit for faithful performance for project being developed by Shapell Homes, a division of Shapell Industries Inc., a Delaware corporation, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Danville area. (District III)

 

C.19    SD 99-08331:  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/401 accepting offer of dedication for landscape easement for project being developed by Danville Tassajara Partners, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Danville area. (District III)

 

C.20    SD 99-08331: ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/402 accepting offer of dedication for public utilities easement for project being developed by Danville Tassajara Partners, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Danville area. (District III)

 

C.21    SD 99-08331: ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/403 accepting offer of dedication for road easement for project being developed by Danville Tassajara Partners, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Danville area. (District III)

 

C.22    DA 04-00042 (Cross-reference 99-08306):  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/404 accepting completion of warranty period and release of cash deposit for faithful performance for project being developed by Shapell Homes, a division of Shapell Industries, Inc., a Delaware corporation, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.23    DA 05-00056 (Cross-reference Subdivision 04-08856): ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/405 accepting completion of warranty period and release of cash deposit for faithful performance, for project being developed by Shapell Homes, a division of Shapell Industries, Inc., a Delaware corporation, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.24    MS 06-00013:  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/406 approving the deferred improvement agreement for project being developed by James and Katherine Crist and Stuart E. and Wendy P. McPherson, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Alamo area. (District III)

 

C.25    MS 06-00013:  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/407 approving the parcel map and subdivision agreement for project being developed by James and Katherine Crist and Stuart E. and Wendy P. McPherson, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Alamo area. (District III)

 

C.26    PA 02-00004 (Cross-reference SD 95-07976):  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/408 accepting completion of warranty period and release of cash deposit for faithful performance for Souyen Park, for project being developed by Windemere BLC Land Company, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.27    PA 02-00006 (Cross-reference SD00-08507): ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/409 accepting completion of warranty period and release of cash deposit for faithful performance for Limerick Park, for project being developed by Windemere BLC Land Company, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.28    RA 02-01131 (Cross-reference SD 95-07976): ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/410 accepting completion of improvements for Phase III Tank Access Road, for project being developed by Windemere BLC Land Company, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.29    RA 02-01133 (Cross-reference SD 95-07976):  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/411 accepting completion of improvements for East Branch Trail, for project being developed by Windemere BLC Land Company, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.30    RA 03-01147 (Cross-reference SD 00-08507):  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/412 accepting completion of improvements for Windemere Phase II Creek Trail, for project being developed by Windemere BLC Land Company LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

C.31    RA 03-01149 (Cross-reference SD 00-08507):  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/413 accepting completion of improvements for Windemere Phase II Ridgeline Trail, for project being developed by Windemere BLC Land Company, LLC, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley)  area. (District III)

 

C.32    SD 93-07881:  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/414 accepting completion of warranty period and release of cash deposit declaring Foghorn Way, Sailboat Drive, Yacht Drive, and Yacht Court as County roads, for project being developed by Centex Homes, a Nevada General Partnership, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Discovery Bay area. (District III)

 

C.33    SD 98-08134:  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/415 accepting completion of warranty period and release of cash deposit for faithful performance for project being developed by Shapell Industries of Northern California, as recommended by the Public Works Director, San Ramon (Dougherty Valley) area. (District III)

 

Special Districts & County Airports

 

C.34    AUTHORIZE the Airports Director, or designee, to discharge accountability for an irreconcilable balance in the Airport Enterprise Fund accounts receivable in the amount of $1,804.94.  (All Districts)

 

C.35    DECLARE as surplus and AUTHORIZE the Purchasing Agent, or designee, to dispose of specified Contra Costa County Fire Protection District vehicles and equipment no longer needed for public use, as recommended by the General Services Director.  (All Districts)

 

C.36 APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director and the Contra Costa Fire Protection District Chief, or designees, to execute an Interagency Agreement for the County to pay the Fire Protection District an amount not to exceed $870,000 to provide First Responder Paramedic Program services for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009.  (100% Measure H/Emergency Medical Services funding)  (All Districts)  (See C.77)

 

C.37    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Chief Engineer, Flood Control and Water Conservation District, or designee, on behalf of the Contra Costa Clean Water Program, to execute a contract with Geoff Brosseau in an amount not to exceed $120,000 for Bay Area Stormwater Agencies Association (BASMAA) administrative support services for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009, Countywide. (BASMAA funding) (All Districts) 

 

C.38    ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/416 accepting as complete the contracted work performed by Asbestos Management Group of California on the Orbisonia Heights Redevelopment Project, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Bay Point area. (Contra Costa County Redevelopment Agency funding) (District V)

 

C.39    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Public Works Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with Sycamore Environmental Consultants, Inc., effective June 17, 2008, to extend the term from June 30, 2008 through February 28, 2009 and increase the payment limit by $50,000 to a new payment limit of $130,000 to continue to provide on-call environmental assessment services for various projects, Countywide. (48% Flood Control & Water Conservation District, 48% Local Road, and 4% Airport Project funding) (All Districts)

 

C.40    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Public Works Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with Zentner and Zentner, effective June 17, 2008, to extend the term from June 30, 2008 through February 28, 2009 and increase the payment limit by $50,000 to a new payment limit of $120,000 to continue to provide on-call environmental assessment services for various projects, Countywide. (48% Flood Control & Water Conservation District, 48% Local Road, and 4% Airport Project funding) (All Districts)

 

C.41    ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/417 approving deposit of $455,000 by the County Flood Control & Water Conservation District to the Flood Control Revolving Fund; approving loans from the Flood Control Revolving Fund in the amount of $425,000 to Flood Control Zone 9 to provide funding for in-kind services for the Pinole Creek Greenway Demonstration Project Grant and related capital improvements, and in the amount of $30,000 to Drainage Area 48B for drainage area administration, project planning, and development coordination; Pinole and Bay Point areas. (Flood Control District funding) (Districts II and V)

 

C.42    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Chief Engineer, Flood Control and Water Conservation District, or designee, to execute a grant application to secure grant funding with the California Department of Water Resources in an amount not to exceed $1,000,000 from State matching funds for Fiscal Year 2008/09, for the geotechnical investigation of Wildcat and San Pablo Creek levees, North Richmond area. (90% California Department of Water Resources Local Levee Evaluation Program Grant and 10% Flood Control Zone 7 funding) (District I)

 

C.43    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Public Works Director, or designee, to execute an indemnification agreement between Contra Costa Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) and Contra Costa County regarding the annexation of certain areas not currently within the Community Service Area (CSA) L-100 along San Pablo Dam Road, El Sobrante area. (County Service Area L-100 funds) (District I)

 

Statutory Actions

 

C.44    APPROVE minutes, as on file with the Clerk of the Board, for the month of May 2008. (All Districts)

 

C.45    APPROVE Board Member Meeting Reports for the month of May 2008. (All Districts)

 

Claims, Collections & Litigation

 

C.46    DENY claims by Farmers Insurance for Aimy Taniguchi, Maria Castro, Bonnie Rettew and Sharon Norwood, Robert Etter, Jr., John Palmer, Brent Bockover, Elana Cooper, April Leung, Angela Federigi, Juong Zhang, Lucas Lazar, C.Y. and Cab Inc., Sandra Williams and Trenique Mims and amended claims for Robert Etter, Jr., Juong Zhang. (All Districts)

 

C.47    RECEIVE report concerning the final settlement of David Gehling vs. Contra Costa County and AUTHORIZE payment from the Workers’ Compensation Trust Fund in the amount of $200,000, less attorney’s fees, as recommended by the County Administrator. (All Districts)

 

C.48    RECEIVE report concerning the final settlement of Mendoza, et al., vs. Contra Costa County and AUTHORIZE payment from the Medical Liability Trust Fund in the amount of $150,000, as recommended by the County Administrator. (All Districts)

 

Hearing Dates

 

C.49    ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/418 accepting the Fiscal Year 2008/09 Annual Report for County Service Area L-100 (Countywide Street Lighting), declaring the intent to levy and collect service charges, and fixing a public hearing for July 8, 2008 to authorize the charges to be placed on the Fiscal Year 2008/09 property tax rolls, as recommended by the Public Works Director. (County Service Area L-100 funding) (All Districts)

C.50    ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/419 accepting the Preliminary Engineer’s Report for Countywide Landscaping District AD 1979-3 (LL-2) Fiscal Year 2008/09; declaring the intent to levy and collect assessments and fixing a public hearing for July 8, 2008 to adopt the proposed annual assessments and complete public noticing, to adopt the Final Engineer’s Report and authorizing the charges to be placed on the Fiscal Year 2008/09 tax roll, Countywide. (Countywide Landscaping District AD 1979-3 (LL-2) Funds)  (All Districts)

 

C.51    ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/421 accepting the Fiscal Year 2008/09 Annual Report for County Service Area M-28 (Willow Park Marina Water District), declaring the intent to levy and collect the annual water charge, and fixing a public hearing for July 8, 2008 to authorize the charges to be placed on the Fiscal Year 2008/09 property tax rolls, Bethel Island area. (County Service Area M-28 funding) (District V)

 

C.52    ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/422 accepting the Fiscal Year 2008/09 Annual Report for County Service Area M-31 (Contra Costa Centre Redevelopment Area), declaring the intent to levy and collect the annual assessment, and fixing a public hearing for July 8, 2008 to authorize the assessments to be placed on the Fiscal Year 2008/09 property tax rolls, Contra Costa Centre/Pleasant Hill area. (County Service Area M-31 funding) (District IV)

 

C.53    ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/423 accepting the Fiscal Year 2008/09 Annual Report for County Service Area T-1 (Public Transit District), declaring the intent to levy and collect the annual assessment, and fixing a public hearing for July 8, 2008 to authorize the assessments to be placed on the Fiscal Year 2008/09 property tax rolls, Danville area. (County Service Area T-1 funding) (District III)

 

Appointments & Resignations

 

C.54    RE-APPOINT Richard Clark to the At Large #2 seat on the Contra Costa County Planning Commission, as recommended by the Internal Operations Committee. (All Districts)

 

C.55    RE-APPOINT Michael J. Egan to the At Large #1 seat on the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Advisory Commission, as recommended by the Internal Operations Committee. (All Districts)

 

C.56    RE-APPOINT Ida Miles to the District I seat on the In-Home Supportive Services Advisory Board, as recommended by Supervisor Gioia.  (District I)

 

Appropriation Adjustments  - FY 2007/08

 

C.57    General County Revenue (0005), General Services (0063): APPROVE Appropriations and Revenue Adjustment No. 5126 authorizing new revenue in General County Revenue in the amount of $27,002 from accumulated depreciation and estimated salvage and appropriating it to Fleet Services to purchase one replacement vehicle for the Department of Information Technology.  (All Districts)

 

Intergovernmental Relations

 

C.58    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Chair, Board of Supervisors, to enter into an agreement to participate in the Sacramento- San Joaquin Delta Flood Response Group for the term of April 17, 2007 through January 1, 2017. (All Districts)

 

Personnel Actions

 

C.59    ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/424 reallocating the District Attorney classes of Senior Deputy District Attorney, Assistant District Attorney, Chief Assistant District Attorney, District Attorney-Public Administrator; the Public Defender classes of Assistant Public Defender, Chief Assistant Public Defender and Public Defender; the County Counsel classes of Assistant County Counsel, Chief Assistant County Counsel, and County Counsel; and the Child Support Services classes of Attorney Basic-Child Support Services, Attorney Advanced-Child Support Services, and Supervising Attorney-Child Support Services (all unrepresented), on the Salary Schedule, as recommended by the Human Resources Director. (84% County General Fund, 16% State funded) (All Districts)

           

C.60    ADOPT Position Adjustment Resolution No. 20560 to add nine Mental Health Community Support Worker I positions (represented), one Mental Health Community Support Worker II position (represented), five Mental Health Specialist II positions (represented), and one Mental Health Clinical Specialist position (represented) in the Health Services Department, Mental Health Division.  (100% Proposition 63/Mental Health Services Act funding) (All Districts)

 

C.61    ADOPT Position Adjustment Resolution No. 20556 to add one Patient Financial Services Specialist position (represented) and cancel one Senior Patient Financial Specialist position (represented) in the Health Services Department.  (Cost savings) (All Districts)

 

C.62    ADOPT Position Adjustment Resolution No. 20565 to add one Social Service Program Analyst (represented) and cancel one Volunteer Emergency Program Specialist (unrepresented) position and one Clerk Experienced Level position (represented) in the Employment and Human Services Department.  (Cost savings) (All Districts)

 

C.63    ADOPT Position Adjustment Resolution No. 20554 to establish the classes of CalWIN Help Desk Supervisor, CalWIN On-Site Support Supervisor, CalWIN Help Desk Specialist, and CalWIN On-Site Support Specialist (all represented); RECLASSIFY 17 specified positions and incumbents to the newly created classes; and RE-ALLOCATE the class of Child Welfare Services/Case Management Systems Support Assistant (represented) on the Salary Schedule, effective January 1, 2008, as recommended by the Human Resources Director. (80% Federal and State, 20% County General Fund) (All Districts)

 

C.64    ADOPT Position Adjustment Resolution No. 20575, reallocating the class of Chief Investigator Public Defender-Exempt (unrepresented) on the Salary Schedule, as recommended by the Human Resources Director. (100% General Fund) (All Districts)

 

Grants & Contracts

 

APPROVE and AUTHORIZE execution of agreements between the County and the following agencies for

receipt of funds and/or services:

 

C.65    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Public Works Director, or designee, to execute a contract with the County Redevelopment Agency to pay the County an amount not to exceed $400,000 to make Montalvin Park Field improvements for the period June 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009.  (100% Redevelopment Agency funding) (Consider with C136)

 

C.66    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Agricultural Commissioner, or designee, to execute a contract with the California Department of Food and Agriculture for reimbursement to the County in an amount not to exceed $102,482 for costs related to Light Brown Apple Moth trapping and survey activities in the Contra Costa County for the period of July 1, 2007 through June 30, 2008.  (No County match)

 

C.67    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Chair, Board of Supervisors, to execute a contract with the Contra Costa County Schools Insurance Group to permit the County Counsel to provide legal services to the Group in accordance with established hourly rates for Fiscal Year 2008/09. (All Districts)

 

C.68    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the General Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with the County Redevelopment Agency to pay the County an amount not to exceed $175,000 to provide capital project management services for the Hookston Greenspace Project for the period January 1, 2008 through December 31, 2009; and AUTHORIZE the release of Park Dedication funds in an amount not to exceed $40,000 to fund a portion of the project, as recommended by the Conservation and Development Director, Contra Costa Centre/Pleasant Hill area. (77% Redevelopment Agency; 23% Park Dedication Fund) (District IV) (See C.137)

 

C.69     APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to submit an application and accept funding from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, in an amount not to exceed $900,000 for an innovation and improvement grant for teacher training and child behavior modification strategies, for the period October 1, 2008 through September 30, 2011. (100% Federal funds, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 93.600; 20% Budgeted in-kind County match) (All Districts)

 

C.70    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Sheriff-Coroner, or designee, to execute a contract with Global Tel *Link Corporation to provide an inmate calling program in the adult and juvenile detention facilities with revenue in an amount not to exceed $4,200,000 for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2013. (Revenue accrues to Inmate Welfare fund) (All Districts)

 

C.71    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Sheriff-Coroner, or designee, to execute a contract with the State of California Commission on Peace Officers Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) in an amount not to exceed $77,420 for the presentation of P.O.S.T. certified Driving Simulator-Instructor and Force Option Simulator training for the period of July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (100% P.O.S.T. Reimbursement revenue) (All Districts)

 

C.72    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Sheriff-Coroner, or designee, to execute contract with the State of California, Commission on Peace Officers Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) in an amount not to exceed $53,400 for the presentation of P.O.S.T. certified Emergency Vehicle Operations Course training for the period of July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009.  (100% P.O.S.T. Reimbursement revenue) (All Districts)

 

APPROVE and AUTHORIZE execution of agreements between the County and the following parties as noted for the purchase of equipment and/or services:

 

C.73    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Auditor-Controller, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with Capital Accounting Partners, LLC, effective June 1, 2008, to increase the payment limit by $35,000 to a  new payment limit of $145,000 with no changes in the term, for accounting services related to the preparation of the County’s annual Office of Management and Budget A-87 Cost Allocation Plan and Full Cost Allocation Plan.  (All Districts)

 

C.74    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Human Resources Director to execute a contract amendment with Human Resource Practitioners, effective December 31, 2007, to extend the term from December 31, 2007 to June 30, 2008 with no change in the payment limit of $65,000, to provide continuing management consulting services on labor negotiations.  (All Districts)

 

C.75    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Purchasing Agent to execute a purchase order on behalf of the General Services Department with Legacy Roofing in the amount of $108,729 to replace the roof of the Concord Health Clinic, 3052 Willow Pass Road, Concord.  (Budgeted, Health Services Enterprise, Plant Acquisition) (District IV)

 

C.76    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with Public Health Foundation Enterprises, Inc. (dba PHFE Management Solutions), effective April 1, 2008, to increase the payment limit by $190,885 to a new payment limit of $803,754 to provide additional consultation with regard to community health promotion for the Partnership for Public Health Program, with no change in the original term of July 1, 2007 through June 30, 2008. (36% Federal Bioterrorism Grant, 17% California Nutritional Network Grant, 47% County General Fund)  (All Districts)

 

C.77    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director and the Contra Costa Fire Protection District Chief, or designees, to execute an Interagency Agreement to pay the Fire Protection District an amount not to exceed $870,000 to provide First Responder Paramedic Program services for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009.  (100% Measure H/Emergency Medical Services funding)  (All Districts) (See HSD 30)

 

C.78  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with Hospital Association of Southern California, effective July 1, 2008, to increase the payment limit by $1,989 to a new payment limit of $114,996 to provide computerized emergency communication network services to additional facilities, with no change in the original term of July 1, 2007 through June 30, 2010. (100% County Service Area EM-1, Measure H/Emergency Medical Services funding)  (All Districts)

 

C.79    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with the City of Pinole in an amount not to exceed $30,000 for the Pinole Fire Department to provide first responder paramedic services within the City of Pinole for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009, including a provision for mutual indemnification against any claims arising out of the performance of this contract.  (100% Measure H/Emergency Medical Services funding) (All Districts)

 

C.80    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with Adolescent Treatment Centers, Inc., effective May 1, 2008, to increase the payment limit by $40,000 to a new payment limit of $210,000 to provide day rehabilitation and mental health services for seriously emotionally disturbed dually-diagnosed adolescents at its Thunder Road Facility, with no change in the original term of July 1, 2007 through June 30, 2008 and no change in the six-month automatic extension through December 31, 2008 in an amount not to exceed $85,000. (50% Federal Medi-Cal; 50% State Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment funding)  (All Districts)

 

C.81    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with Seneca Residential and Day Treatment Center for Children, to increase the payment limit by $126,480 to a new payment limit of $2,389,505 to allow the contractor to be paid for providing residential intensive day treatment services, with no change in the original term of July 1, 2006 through December 31, 2007.  (35% Federal Medi-Cal; 34% State Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment; 6% State Community Treatment Facility funds; 25% Mental Health Realignment funding)  (All Districts)

 

C.82    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with California Psychiatric Transitions, Inc., in an amount not to exceed $557,500 to provide residential care and mental health services to severely emotionally disturbed adults for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (100% Mental Health Realignment funding)  (All Districts)

 

C.83    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Seneca Residential and Day Treatment Center for Children, Inc., in an amount not to exceed $272,640 to provide residential day treatment services at its San Francisco Community Treatment Facility for the period May 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009.  (29% Federal Medi-Cal; 35% State Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment; 8% State Community Treatment Facility; 28% Mental Health Realignment funding)  (All Districts)

 

C.84    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Anka Behavioral Health, Inc., in an amount not to exceed $236,368 to provide operation of Multi-Service Centers for the County’s Family Employment Resources and Services Together Program for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (100% U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development funding)  (All Districts)

 

C.85    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract cancellation with Bay Area Psychotherapy Services, effective at close of business on August 1, 2007, related to the provision of Medi-Cal specialty mental health services. (100% Medi-Cal, offset 50% State and 50% Federal funding)   (All Districts)

 

C.86    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Shelter, Inc., of Contra Costa County in an amount not to exceed $106,151 to provide support services for Contra Costa County Health, Housing, and Integrated Services Network clients for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (100% Federal Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services Act funding)  (All Districts)

 

C.87    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Anka Behavioral Health, Inc., in an amount not to exceed $164,460 to provide support services for Contra Costa County Health, Housing, and Integrated Services Network clients for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (58% Federal McKinney-Vento Grant, 48% Federal Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services Administration funding)  (All Districts)

 

C.88    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Anka Behavioral Health, Inc., in an amount not to exceed $483,398 to provide housing assistance services for County’s Homeless Program for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (100% Federal McKinney-Vento Grant funding)  (All Districts)

 

C.89    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Neighborhood House of North Richmond, Inc., in an amount not to exceed $273,675 to provide substance abuse treatment services to the County’s homeless clients for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (100% Federal Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services Administration funding)  (All Districts)

 

C.90    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with On Assignment Staffing Services, Inc., in an amount not to exceed $2,285,000 to provide temporary nurses, therapists, admitting professionals, and other technical staff for the Contra Costa Regional Medical and Health Centers, for the period June 1, 2008 through May 31, 2009.  (100% Enterprise Fund I)  (All Districts)

 

C.91    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with the Contra Costa Regional Health Foundation, effective May 1, 2008, to increase the payment limit by $28,288 to a new payment limit of $78,288, to provide additional language translation services at the Contra Costa Regional Medical and Health Centers, with no change in the original term of July 1, 2007 through June 30, 2008. (100% Enterprise Fund I)  (All Districts)

 

C.92    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with Brookside Community Health Center, Inc., effective April 1, 2008, to increase the payment limit by $250,000 to a new payment limit of $300,000 to provide additional primary care services to Contra Costa Health Plan members and recipients eligible for Health Care Coverage Initiative, with no change in the original term of December 1, 2007 through November 30, 2008.  (100% Health Plan member premiums)  (All Districts)

 

C.93    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with La Clinica De La Raza Inc., effective April 1, 2008, to increase the payment limit by $250,000 to a new payment limit of $275,000 to provide additional primary care services to Contra Costa Health Plan members and recipients eligible for Health Care Coverage Initiative, with no change in the original term of February 1, 2008 through January 31, 2009.  (100% Health Plan member premiums)  (All Districts)

 

C.94    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Jose E. Ochoa in an amount not to exceed $31,430 to provide consulting services with regard to sales and outreach support, market trending, forecasting, and statistical analysis for the Contra Costa Health Plan, for the period May 16 through December 15, 2008.  (100% Health Plan member premiums)  (All Districts)

           

C.95    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Seneca Residential and Day Treatment Center for Children in an amount not to exceed $420,000 to provide wraparound services for youth in the Oak Grove RCLl4 Program and other target populations, for the period June 1, 2008 through July 31, 2009. (40% State - Aid to Families with Dependent Children, 60% County General Fund) (All Districts)

 

C.96    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Family Stress Center in an amount not to exceed $472,900 to provide parent aide services for the period September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2009. (100% County General Fund) (All Districts)

 

C.97    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with Language Line Services, Inc., effective July 1, 2008, with no change in the payment limit of $600,000 and no change in the term of April 1, 2008 through March 31, 2009, to provide for the use of specialized three-way communication language line telephone equipment. (40% Federal, 40% State, 20% County General Fund) (All Districts)

 

C.98    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Cambridge Community Center in an amount not to exceed $335,370 to provide Head Start wraparound and state preschool services for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (75% Federal, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 93.600; 25% State funding) (District IV)

 

C.99    APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Martinez Early Childhood Center in an amount not to exceed $108,000 to provide Head Start Program Enhancement services for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (100% Federal funding, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 93.600) (District II)

 

C.100  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Kids' Clubs (dba Antioch Partnership for Quality Childcare) in an amount not to exceed $337,479 to provide state preschool and pre-kindergarten family literacy services for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (100% State funding) (District V)

 

C.101  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with First Baptist Church of Pittsburg in an amount not to exceed $382,788 to provide state preschool and pre-kindergarten family literacy services for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (100% State funding) (District V)

 

C.102  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Richmond Elementary School, Inc., in an amount not to exceed $330,100 to provide Head Start wraparound, Head Start enhancement, and state preschool and pre-kindergarten family literacy services for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009.  (75% Federal, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 93.600; 25% State funding) (District I)

 

C.103  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with YMCA of the East Bay in an amount not to exceed $306,000 to provide Head Start and Early Head Start Program Enhancement services for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (100% Federal funding, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 93.600) (All Districts)

 

C.104  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Families First, Inc., in an amount not to exceed $321,100 to provide court-ordered parent aide services for the period September 1, 2008 through August 31, 2009. (100% County General Fund) (District I)

 

C.105  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Families First, Inc., in an amount not to exceed $214,000 to provide shared family care services for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (79% State - Family Preservation, 21% Zellerback Grant funding) (All Districts)

 

C.106  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Starlight Academy III, LLC, in an amount not to exceed $109,047 to provide Head Start Program Enhancement and state pre-kindergarten family literacy services for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (52% State; 48% Federal funding, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 93.600) (District V)

 

C.107  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with First Baptist Church of Pittsburg in an amount not to exceed $1,214,963 to provide child care services at Fairgrounds Children's Center for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (77% State; 23% Federal funding, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 93.600) (District V)

 

C.108  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Lutheran Social Services of Northern California in an amount not to exceed $294,000 to provide transitional housing assistance for emancipated youth for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (100% State - Transitional Housing Program Plus funding) (All Districts)

 

C.109  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Families First, Inc., in the amount of $647,200 to provide kinship support services for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (42% State - Family Preservation Program, 38% State - Kinship Support Program; 20% Federal Promoting Safe and Stable Families Program, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 93.556) (All Districts)

 

C.110  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to execute a contract with the Family Caregiver Alliance in an amount not to exceed $148,000 to provide Older American's Act, Title III-E Family Caregiver Provider Program services in support of older adults and their caregivers and families, for the period July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009. (100% Federal Older American's Act, Title III funding, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance No. 93.052) (All Districts)

 

C.111  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Auditor-Controller to issue a pay warrant in the amount of $11,000 to the Crockett Community Services District for the Crockett Community Center and Alexander Park Project improvements, as recommended by the Public Works Director, Crockett area. (Safe Neighborhood Parks, Clean Water, Clean Air, and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2000 [Proposition 12] Per Capita Program funding) (District II)

 

C.112  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Public Works Director, or designee, to execute a contract amendment with Harris & Associates, Inc., effective December 31, 2007, to extend the term from January 1 through August 31, 2008 with no change in the payment limit, to assist in the coordination of meetings among PG&E, the County, and Contra Costa cities needed to improve street light maintenance, as recommended by the Internal Operations Committee.  (No additional cost) (All Districts)

 

C.113  AMEND Board action of January 8, 2008 (Item C.87), which authorized the Health Services Director to execute a contract with CorEMR, LC, in an amount not to exceed $125,000 to provide an electronic medical records system, to correct the contract term from January 1 through December 31, 2008 to July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2009 and to delete the County's standard indemnification and other provisions, as recommended by the Health Services Director and County Administrator.  (100% Enterprise Fund I)  (All Districts)

 

C.114  AMEND Board action of September 18, 2007 (Item C.66), which authorized the Purchasing Agent to purchase three mobile medical clinic vehicles for the Health Services Department, to correct the purchase order amount from $1,050,000 to $1,091,360 to provide for detailing on the exterior of the vehicles with the County seal and program graphic design, as recommended by the Health Services Director.  (100% Federally Qualified Health Center funding) (All Districts)

 

Leases

 

C.115  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the General Services Director, or designee, to execute Temporary Permit to Enter and Use Property Agreements with the cities of Richmond and El Cerrito, commencing June 3, 2008, to access Richmond’s communications vault and monopole and El Cerrito’s parking lot at 10900 San Pablo Avenue, El Cerrito, as requested by Contra Costa County’s Department of Information Technology (DoIT); and ADOPT related California Environmental Quality Act findings.  (No fiscal impact) (District I)

 

C.116  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the General Services Director, or designee, to execute a First Amendment to the lease agreement with Mt. Diablo Unified School District to extend the term by two years for the continued occupancy of 215 Pacifica Avenue, Bay Point area, by the Wellness Center operated by the Health Services Department; and ADOPT related California Environmental Quality Act findings. (Budgeted) (District V)

 

Other Actions

 

C.117  RECEIVE the Grand Jury Report No. 0808 entitled “Aquatic Junkyards Exist in Contra Costa County” and REFER it to the County Administrator for response.  (All Districts)

 

C.118  ACCEPT the Treasurer’s Investment Policy as of June 1, 2008, including changes adopted May 20, 2008 by the Treasury Oversight Committee, as recommended by the Treasurer-Tax Collector.  (All Districts)

 

C.119  ACCEPT the Treasurer’s Quarterly Investment Report as of March 31, 2008, as recommended by the Treasurer-Tax Collector.  (All Districts)

 

C.120  ACCEPT the Audit from the County Auditor-Controller on the activities of the County Treasurer and the Treasury Oversight Committee, as recommended by the Treasurer-Tax Collector.  (All Districts)

 

C.121  DECLARE as surplus and AUTHORIZE the Purchasing Agent, or designee, to dispose of specified vehicles no longer needed for public use, as recommended by the General Services Director.  (All Districts)

 

C.122  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/425 conditionally providing for the issuance of Multifamily Mortgage Revenue Bonds in an amount not to exceed $30 million to finance the construction of the Meadowood at Alamo Creek Senior Apartments, Lusitano Street, at Damani Court, Danville area, by Meadowood at Alamo Creek 2008, LP, an affiliate of Shapell Industries as recommended by the Conservation and Development Director.  (District III) (No impact to the General Fund)

 

C.123  ADOPT a Resolution of Intention No. 2008/426 to establish a Mello-Roos Community Facilities District for maintenance purposes related to the BART Transit Village, Contra Costa Centre/Pleasant Hill area, as recommended by the Conservation and Development Director.  (100% Developer fees) (District IV)

 

C.124  APPROVE the providers recommended by the Contra Costa Health Plan's Credentialing Committee at the May 20, 2008 meeting, as recommended by the Health Services Director.  (All Districts)

 

C.125  APPROVE the providers recommended by the Contra Costa Health Plan's Credentialing Committee at the April 15, 2008 meeting, as recommended by the Health Services Director.  (All Districts)

 

C.126  APPROVE the medical staff appointments and re-appointments as recommended by the Medical Executive Committee on May 19, 2008.  (All Districts)

 

C.127  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Health Services Director, or designee, to execute an Unpaid Student Training Agreement with Napa State Hospital Dietetics Department to provide field instruction in the Health Services Department for the University’s students for the period June 1, 2008 through May 31, 2010. (No fiscal impact)  (All Districts)

 

C.128  CONTINUE the emergency action originally taken by the Board of Supervisors on November 16, 1999 regarding the issue of homelessness in Contra Costa County, as recommended by the Health Services Director.  (All Districts)

 

C.129   APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Employment and Human Services Director, or designee, to submit the Contra Costa County Area Agency on Aging Area Plan Year-End Report for fiscal year 2006/07 to the California Department of Aging and AUTHORIZE the Chair, Board of Supervisors, to sign the Letter of Transmittal. (No fiscal impact) (All Districts)

 

C.130  ACCEPT report on the Public Works Department’s Re-Accreditation Program, as recommended by the Public Works Director. (No fiscal impact) (All Districts)

 

C.131  CONTINUE the emergency action originally taken by the Board of Supervisors on April 10, 2007, regarding the Lower Walnut Creek Interim Protection Measures Project, Pacheco area. (Flood Control Zone 3B funding) (Districts II and IV)

 

C.132  CONTINUE the emergency action taken by the Board of Supervisors on November 27, 2007 regarding the Cosco Busan oil spill in San Francisco Bay, as recommended by the Sheriff-Coroner. (All Districts)

 

C.133  ADOPT Resolution No. 2008/357 consenting to the issuance of the West Contra Costa Unified School District’s Series B General Obligation Bonds in the principal amount of not to exceed $120,000,000 and accepting the School District obligation for payment of County costs for issuing such Bonds and taking related actions, as recommended by the County Administrator.  (All Districts)

 

C.134  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Purchasing Agent, to issue, on behalf of the Sheriff Coroner, a purchase order to FLIR Systems, Inc., in the amount of $287,219 for the purchase of one FLIR (Forward Looking Infrared) thermal imaging device for the Sheriff’s Air Support Unit helicopter to satisfy the 25% match requirement for the U.S Department of Homeland Security 2007 Infrastructure Protection Program-Port Security Grant. (100% Helicopter Major Parts Replacement fund) (All Districts)

 

C.135  RATIFY the letter of authorization from the County Administrator for the entry of seven programs to the California State Association of Counties 2008 Challenge Awards, as recommended by the County Administrator. (All Districts)

 

Redevelopment Agency

 

C.136  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Redevelopment Director to execute a contract with Contra Costa County in the amount of $400,000 for Montalvin Park field improvements for the period June 1, 2008 to June 30, 2009. (100% Redevelopment Agency funding) (Consider with C.65)

 

C.137  APPROVE and AUTHORIZE the Redevelopment Director, or designee, to execute a contract with Contra Costa County in an amount not to exceed $175,000 to provide landscaping improvements for the Hookston Greenspace Project for the period January 1, 2008 through December 31, 2009, Contra Costa Centre, Pleasant Hill area. (23% Park Dedication, 77% Redevelopment Agency) (See C.68)

 

 

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

 

The Board meets in all its capacities pursuant to Ordinance Code Section 24-2.402, including as the Housing Authority and the Redevelopment Agency.  Persons who wish to address the Board should complete the form provided for that purpose and furnish a copy of any written statement to the Clerk.

 

All matters listed under CONSENT ITEMS are considered by the Board to be routine and will be enacted by one motion. There will be no separate discussion of these items unless requested by a member of the Board or a member of the public prior to the time the Board votes on the motion to adopt.

Persons who wish to speak on matters set for PUBLIC HEARINGS will be heard when the Chair calls for comments from those persons who are in support thereof or in opposition thereto.  After persons have spoken, the hearing is closed and the matter is subject to discussion and action by the Board. 

Comments on matters listed on the agenda or otherwise within the purview of the Board of Supervisors can be submitted to the office of the Clerk of the Board via mail:  Board of Supervisors, 651 Pine Street Room 106, Martinez, CA  94553; by fax:  925-335-1913; or via the County’s web page:  www.co.contra-costa.ca.us, by clicking “Submit Public Comment” (the last bullet point in the left column under the title “Board of Supervisors.”) 

Requests for reconsideration of a land use (planning) decision must be submitted in writing to the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors within 10 days of the Board's decision, and must identify the new information which was not before the Board of Supervisors when the decision was made.

The County will provide reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities planning to attend Board meetings who contact the Clerk of the Board at least 24 hours before the meeting, at (925) 335-1900; TDD (925) 335-1915.  An assistive listening device is available from the Clerk, Room 106.

Copies of taped recordings of all or portions of a Board meeting may be purchased from the Clerk of the Board.  Please telephone the Office of the Clerk of the Board, (925) 335-1900, to make the necessary arrangements.

Forms are available to anyone desiring to submit an inspirational thought nomination for inclusion on the Board Agenda. Forms may be obtained at the Office of the County Administrator or Office of the Clerk of the Board, 651 Pine Street, Martinez, California.

Applications for personal subscriptions to the weekly Board Agenda may be obtained by calling the Office of the Clerk of the Board, (925) 335-1900.  The weekly agenda may also be viewed on the County’s Internet Web Page:

www.co.contra-costa.ca.us

The Closed Session agenda is available each week upon request from the Office of the Clerk of the Board, 651 Pine Street, Room 106, Martinez, California, and may also be viewed on the County’s Web Page.

 STANDING COMMITTEES

 

The Family and Human Services Committee (Supervisors Susan A. Bonilla and Mary N. Piepho) - meets on the fourth Monday of the month at 1:00 p.m. in Room 101, County Administration Building, 651 Pine Street, Martinez.

 

The Finance Committee (Supervisors Mary N. Piepho and John Gioia) - meets on the third Monday of the month at 1:00 p.m. in Room 101, County Administration Building, 651 Pine Street, Martinez.

 

The Internal Operations Committee (Supervisors Susan A. Bonilla and Gayle B. Uilkema) - meets on the first Monday of the month at 10:00 a.m. in Room 101, County Administration Building, 651 Pine Street, Martinez.

 

The Legislation Committee (Supervisors Susan A. Bonilla and Mary N. Piepho) – meets on the third Wednesday of the month in Room 101, County Administration Building, 651 Pine Street, Martinez

 

The Public Protection Committee (Supervisors John Gioia and Federal D. Glover) meets on the third Monday of the month at 10:00 a.m. in Room 101, County Administration Building, 651 Pine Street, Martinez.

 

The Transportation, Water & Infrastructure Committee (Supervisors Gayle B. Uilkema and Mary N. Piepho) - meets on the third Monday of the month at 10:00 a.m. in Room 108, County Administration Building, 651 Pine Street, Martinez.

 

The Capital Facilities Committee  (Supervisors Federal D. Glover and Susan A. Bonilla) - meets as needed in Room 101, County Administration Building, 651 Pine Street, Martinez.

  Capital Facilities Committee  

   Internal Operations Committee

Family and Human Services Committee

 

July   7, 2008

June 23,2008

 

 

See above

See above

See above

Finance Committee

Legislation Committee

Public Protection Committee

Transportation Water & Infrastructure

July  21, 2008

June 23,2008

July  21, 2008

July  21, 2008

 

 

10:00 a.m.

See above

See above

See above 

 

AD HOC COMMITTEES

 

Ad Hoc committees of the Board of Supervisors meet on an as-needed basis at the direction of the committee chair.  Please contact the offices of the committee chairs for meeting times and information.

 

Smart Growth:          Chair, Supervisor Federal D. Glover

Airport Committee

Municipal Advisory Council Review Committee

 

 

PERSONS WHO WISH TO ADDRESS THE BOARD MAY BE LIMITED TO THREE (3) MINUTES.

 

 

 

AGENDA DEADLINE:  Thursday, 12 noon, 12 days before the Tuesday Board meetings.

 

Glossary of Acronyms, Abbreviations, and other Terms (in alphabetical order): 

Contra Costa County has a policy of making limited use of acronyms, abbreviations, and industry-specific language in its Board of Supervisors meetings and written materials.  Following is a list of commonly used language that may appear in oral presentations and written materials associated with Board meetings:

 


AB              Assembly Bill

ABAG         Association of Bay Area Governments

ACA           Assembly Constitutional Amendment

ADA           Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990

AFSCME     American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees

AICP          American Institute of Certified Planners

AIDS          Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

ALUC         Airport Land Use Commission

AOD           Alcohol and Other Drugs

BAAQMD    Bay Area Air Quality Management District

BART         Bay Area Rapid Transit District

BCDC         Bay Conservation & Development Commission

BGO           Better Government Ordinance

BOS           Board of Supervisors

CALTRANS   California Department of Transportation

CalWIN      California Works Information Network

CalWORKS  California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids

CAER            Community Awareness Emergency Response

CAO            County Administrative Officer or Office

CCCPFD     (ConFire) Contra Costa County Fire Protection District

CCHP         Contra Costa Health Plan

CCTA         Contra Costa Transportation Authority

CDBG         Community Development Block Grant

CFDA         Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

CEQA         California Environmental Quality Act

CIO            Chief Information Officer

COLA         Cost of living adjustment

ConFire      (CCCPFD) Contra Costa County Fire Protection District

CPA           Certified Public Accountant

CPI             Consumer Price Index

CSA           County Service Area

CSAC         California State Association of Counties

CTC            California Transportation Commission

dba            doing business as

EBMUD       East Bay Municipal Utility District

ECCFPD     East Contra Costa Fire Protection District

ECCRPC     East Contra Costa Regional Planning Commission

EIR             Environmental Impact Report

EIS             Environmental Impact Statement

EMCC         Emergency Medical Care Committee

EMS           Emergency Medical Services

EPSDT       State Early Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment Program (Mental Health)

et al.          et alii (and others)

FAA            Federal Aviation Administration

FEMA         Federal Emergency Management Agency

F&HS          Family and Human Services Committee

First 5         First Five Children and Families Commission (Proposition 10)

FTE            Full Time Equivalent            

FY              Fiscal Year

GHAD         Geologic Hazard Abatement District

GIS            Geographic Information System

HCD           (State Dept of) Housing & Community Development

HHS           Department of Health and Human Services

HIPAA        Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

HIV             Human Immunodeficiency Syndrome

HOV           High Occupancy Vehicle

HR              Human Resources

HUD           United States Department of Housing and Urban Development

Inc.            Incorporated

IOC                Internal Operations Committee

ISO            Industrial Safety Ordinance

JPA            Joint (exercise of) Powers Authority or Agreement

Lamorinda    Lafayette-Moraga-Orinda Area

LAFCo        Local Agency Formation Commission

LLC            Limited Liability Company

LLP            Limited Liability Partnership

Local 1       Public Employees Union Local 1

LVN            Licensed Vocational Nurse

MAC           Municipal Advisory Council

MBE            Minority Business Enterprise

M.D.           Medical Doctor

M.F.T.        Marriage and Family Therapist

MIS            Management Information System

MOE           Maintenance of Effort

MOU           Memorandum of Understanding

MTC           Metropolitan Transportation Commission

NACo         National Association of Counties

OB-GYN      Obstetrics and Gynecology

O.D.           Doctor of Optometry

OES-EOC    Office of Emergency Services-Emergency Operations Center

OPEB         Other Post Employment Benefits

OSHA         Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Psy.D.        Doctor of Psychology

RDA           Redevelopment Agency

RFI             Request For Information

RFP            Request For Proposal

RFQ           Request For Qualifications

RN              Registered Nurse

SB              Senate Bill

SBE            Small Business Enterprise

SRVRPC     San Ramon Valley Regional Planning Commission

SWAT        Southwest Area Transportation Committee

TRANSPAC  Transportation Partnership & Cooperation (Central)

TRANSPLAN Transportation Planning Committee (East County)

TRE or TTE      Trustee

TWIC          Transportation, Water and Infrastructure Committee

VA              Department of Veterans Affairs

vs.              versus (against)

WAN          Wide Area Network

WBE           Women Business Enterprise

WCCTAC       West Contra Costa Transportation Advisory Committee