July 28th Board Meeting Preview
Pursuant to Governor Gavin Newsom's Executive Order pertaining to the convening of public meetings in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the County of Nevada hereby provides notice that it will hold its regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Supervisors by remote. The Board of Supervisors will attend the meeting and participate to the same extent as if they were present. Tuesday's July 14th meeting starts at 9:00 a.m.
Public Comment may be submitted by writing a letter to the Board of Supervisors (letter must be received before 8:00 a.m. the day of the meeting), calling (530) 264-0554 and leaving a voice mail message, emailing BOS.PublicComment@co.nevada.ca.us, or leaving an eComment at www.mynevadacounty.com/BoardMeetings.
Following the consent calendar and public comment, Director of Human Resources Steven Rose will present the 2019/20 Employee Recognition Awards Program. The categories are: Employee of the Year, Supervisor of the Year, Innovative Employee of the Year, Above and Beyond Employee of the Year, Multiplier Employee of the Year, Collaborative Employee or Team of the Year, and Rookie of the Year.
Afterwards, the Board will hear a presentation on CalRecycle program and Organic Waste Reduction Requirements from Public Works. Then, the Board will hear a mid-year report on the specific initiatives and progress on the Board of Supervisor’s 2020 policy objectives. Next, the Board will hear an update on wildfire preparedness from the Office of Emergency Services.
At 1:30 p.m., the Board will hear an informational presentation on COVID-19. Then, the Board will consider a resolution approving the Request for Applications (RFA) and award selection procedures for the “Economic & Community Resiliency Grants” Program, followed by a Resolution authorizing the County Executive Officer to enter into Memorandum of Understandings with the Town of Truckee, City of Grass Valley, and City of Nevada City to provide funding for municipal police services related to COVID-19 response as approved in the County of Nevada's Coronavirus Relief Fund Expenditure Plan. Lastly, the Board will consider an Urgency Ordinance authorizing County Enforcement Officers to enforce orders issued by the Public Health Officer regarding the Novel Coronavirus.
There are many ways the public are encouraged to participate during this meeting which are described in the Public Meeting Protocol.