SUMMARY OF PROCEEDINGS



BOARD OF SUPERVISORS - COUNTY OF KERN



1115 Truxtun Avenue

Bakersfield, California



Regular Meeting

Monday, November 30, 1998



8:30 A.M.



BOARD RECONVENED

Supervisors: McQuiston, Perez, Patrick, Peterson, Parra

ROLL CALL: All Present



NOTE: Mc, Pz, Pa, Pe, Pr are abbreviations for Supervisors McQuiston, Perez, Patrick, Peterson, and Parra, respectively. For example, Pa-Pe denotes Supervisor Patrick made the motion and Supervisor Peterson seconded it. The abbreviation (Ab) means absent, and (Abd) abstained.



CONSENT AGENDA/OPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC COMMENT: ALL ITEMS LISTED WITH AN ASTERISK (*) OR A NUMBER SIGN (#) WERE CONSIDERED TO BE ROUTINE AND APPROVED BY ONE MOTION.



BOARD ACTION SHOWN IN CAPS

PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS


1)


This portion of the meeting is reserved for persons to address the Board on any matter not on this agenda but under the jurisdiction of the Board. Board members may respond briefly to statements made or questions posed. They may ask a question for clarification, make a referral to staff for factual information or request staff to report back to the Board at a later meeting. Also, the Board may take action to direct the staff to place a matter of business on a future agenda. SPEAKERS ARE LIMITED TO TWO MINUTES. PLEASE STATE YOUR NAME BEFORE MAKING YOUR PRESENTATION. THANK YOU! - NO ONE HEARD


BOARD MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS OR REPORTS


2)


On their own initiative, Board members may make an announcement or a report on their own activities. They may ask a question for clarification, make a referral to staff or take action to have staff place a matter of business on a future agenda (Gov. Code Sec. 54954.2[a]) - NO ONE HEARD
CLOSED SESSION


COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE



Pz-Pe

All Ayes



3)


Request for Closed Session Regarding Public Employee Performance Evaluation - Titles: Director of Weights & Measures; Fire Chief; Director of Waste Management; Chief Executive Officer of Kern Medical Center; Veterans' Service Officer; Director of Employers' Training Resource; Clerk of the Board of Supervisors; County Administrative Officer -


Pz-Pe


RECONVENED FROM CLOSED SESSION; ADJOURNED TO TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1, 1998, AT 10:00 A.M.





Clerk of the Board







Chairman, Board of Supervisors



SUMMARY OF PROCEEDINGS



BOARD OF SUPERVISORS - COUNTY OF KERN



1115 Truxtun Avenue

Bakersfield, California



Regular Meeting

Tuesday, December 1, 1998

10:00 A.M.



BOARD RECONVENED

Supervisors: McQuiston, Perez, Patrick, Peterson, Parra

ROLL CALL: All Present



SALUTE TO FLAG - Led by Supervisor Patrick



CONSENT AGENDA/OPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC COMMENT: ALL ITEMS LISTED WITH AN ASTERISK (*) OR A NUMBER SIGN (#) WERE CONSIDERED TO BE ROUTINE AND APPROVED BY ONE MOTION.



BOARD ACTION SHOWN IN CAPS

PUBLIC REQUESTS
1) Request from S. Claus to address the Board regarding "Christmas for All" program - SANTA CLAUS HEARD
Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*2) Request from Land-Aide Incorporated to set a preliminary hearing for the formation of McAllister Ranch Irrigation District (MRID) - APPROVED; SET HEARING FOR TUESDAY, JANUARY 5, 1999, AT 10:00 A.M.; DIRECTED NOTICE TO BE PUBLISHED
APPOINTMENTS
WITH-

DRAWN

*3) Appointment of Harold M. Romanowitz to the Tehachapi Resource Conservation District, term to expire November 30, 2002 -
PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS
4) This portion of the meeting is reserved for persons to address the Board on any matter not on this agenda but under the jurisdiction of the Board. Board members may respond briefly to statements made or questions posed. They may ask a question for clarification, make a referral to staff for factual information or request staff to report back to the Board at a later meeting. Also, the Board may take action to direct the staff to place a matter of business on a future agenda. SPEAKERS ARE LIMITED TO TWO MINUTES. PLEASE STATE YOUR NAME BEFORE MAKING YOUR PRESENTATION. THANK YOU! - NO ONE HEARD
BOARD MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS OR REPORTS
5) On their own initiative, Board members may make an announcement or a report on their own activities. They may ask a question for clarification, make a referral to staff or take action to have staff place a matter of business on a future agenda (Gov. Code Sec. 54954.2[a]) - NO ONE HEARD
DEPARTMENTAL REQUESTS



AGRICULTURAL COMMISSIONER

Mc-Pa

All Ayes

6) Notification of anticipated retroactive approval of agreement with the California Department of Food and Agriculture for High Risk Pest Exclusion Inspections - RECEIVED AND FILED
AUDITOR-CONTROLLER-COUNTY CLERK
Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*7) Certification of Results of the General Election held November 3, 1998 - DECLARED THE NOVEMBER 3, 1998 GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS OFFICIAL, AS CERTIFIED BY THE COUNTY CLERK, PURSUANT TO ELECTIONS CODE SECTION 15400
Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*8) Certificate of Appointments for the General Election held November 3, 1998 for the Board of Directors of the East Kern Health Care District and the West Kern Health Care District - MADE APPOINTMENTS AS REQUESTED
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*9) Request from Supervisor Perez to authorize use of Kern County Seal on promotional materials for the Greater Antelope Valley Economic Alliance - APPROVED
BOARD OF TRADE
Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*10) Appoint the Kern County Board of Trade as official representative for the 1999 Kern County Exhibit and sign letter of designation with the California State Fair - APPROVED
FIRE DEPARTMENT
Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*11) Request to approve the sale of 24 used fire engines to selected fire and government agencies and the transfer of two used engines to the State - APPROVED THE SALE OF 24 USED FIRE ENGINES TO MARIPOSA COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT, 16 UNITS; CALIFORNIA CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT, ONE UNIT; DOWNEYVILLE VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT, ONE UNIT; AND THE GOVERNMENT OF MEXICO, SIX UNITS; APPROVED TRANSFER OF TWO UNITS TO THE STATE IN EXCHANGE FOR TWO FORMER COUNTY UNITS AND THEIR SUBSEQUENT SALE TO THE GOVERNMENT OF MEXICO
KERN MEDICAL CENTER
Pz-Pa

All Ayes

12) Notification of anticipated retroactive approval of Amendment No. 1 to the Agreement for Professional Urology Medical Services with Albert McBride, M.D. - RECEIVED AND FILED
LIBRARY
Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*13) California State Library LSCA Final Narrative Reports for "Major Urban Resource Library" for the Kern County Library; "Grandparents and Books Program", Taft Branch of the Kern County Library; and "Non-English Language Materials Grant Program" for the Kern County Library - RECEIVED AND FILED
MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*14) Request approval of proposed Medi-Cal rates for services provided to clients eligible under Federal Medicaid regulations - APPROVED; AUTHORIZED DEPARTMENT TO BILL AT APPROVED RATES EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 1, 1998
Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*15) Amendment No. 1 to Agreement No. 476-98 with Bakersfield Memorial Hospital, Inc., for Fiscal Year 1998-99, for provision of behavioral health treatment services to clients residing in the Taft area (clarification of funding uses to compensate for initial costs to provide CalWORKs services/no fiscal impact) - APPROVED; AUTHORIZED CHAIRMAN TO SIGN AGREEMENT 896-98
Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*16) Amendment No. 1 to Agreement No. 473-98 with Bakersfield Memorial Hospital, Inc., for Fiscal Year 1998-99 for provision of psychiatric inpatient hospital services to clients in the metropolitan Bakersfield area (clarification of Medi-Cal language/no fiscal impact) - APPROVED; AUTHORIZED CHAIRMAN TO SIGN AGREEMENT 897-98
Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*17) Proposed Agreement with Victor Treatment Centers, Inc., Fiscal Year 1998-99, to provide behavioral health services for Kern County severely mentally ill children residing in their facilities, in an amount not to exceed $150,000 - APPROVED; AUTHORIZED CHAIRMAN TO SIGN AGREEMENT 898-98
PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT
Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*18) 1999 Adjustment to Golf Course Fees, No Fiscal Impact - RECEIVED AND FILED
SHERIFF
Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*19) Revised fee schedule for reimbursement of tow truck operators under the Sheriff's Department Tow Service Agreement - APPROVED REVISED FEE SCHEDULE (ATTACHMENT E) FOR KERN COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT'S TOW SERVICE AGREEMENT
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES



Hearing

Pz-Mc

All Ayes

*20) Public Hearing to amend Section 5.80.060 of the Kern County Ordinance Code and to repeal Kern County Ordinance G-6260 and Sections 5 and 6 of Ordinance G-6068, relating to standby fees and reinspection fees for commercial weighing and measuring devices under the jurisdiction of the County Sealer - OPENED HEARING; RECEIVED PUBLIC COMMENT; CLOSED HEARING; ADOPTED RESOLUTION 98-383 APPROVING PROPOSED AMENDED FEES; ENACTED ORDINANCE G-6552
CLOSED SESSIONS
COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE
Pz-Pe

All Ayes

21) Request for Closed Session regarding Meet and Confer with KCPA, KFA, AND CCAPE -
COUNTY COUNSEL
Pz-Pe

All Ayes

22) Request for Closed Session regarding a lawsuit entitled Johnson v. Clerk of the Board, USDC (E) 5679-AWI (Government Code Section 54956.9(a)) -
Pz-Pa RECONVENED FROM CLOSED SESSION; RECESSED TO 2:00 P.M.







Clerk of the Board







Chairman, Board of Supervisors



SUMMARY OF PROCEEDINGS



BOARD OF SUPERVISORS - COUNTY OF KERN



1115 Truxtun Avenue

Bakersfield, California



Regular Meeting

Tuesday, December 1, 1998



2:00 P.M.



BOARD RECONVENED

Supervisors: McQuiston, Perez, Patrick, Peterson, Parra

ROLL CALL: All Present



Note: Supervisor Patrick was present immediately after roll call



CONSENT AGENDA/OPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC COMMENT: ALL ITEMS LISTED WITH AN ASTERISK (*) OR A NUMBER SIGN (#) WERE CONSIDERED TO BE ROUTINE AND APPROVED BY ONE MOTION.





BOARD ACTION SHOWN IN CAPS





PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS


1)


This portion of the meeting is reserved for persons to address the Board on any matter not on this agenda but under the jurisdiction of the Board. Board members may respond briefly to statements made or questions posed. They may ask a question for clarification, make a referral to staff for factual information or request staff to report back to the Board at a later meeting. Also, the Board may take action to direct the staff to place a matter of business on a future agenda. SPEAKERS ARE LIMITED TO TWO MINUTES. PLEASE STATE YOUR NAME BEFORE MAKING YOUR PRESENTATION. THANK YOU! - NO ONE HEARD




BOARD MEMBER ANNOUNCEMENTS OR REPORTS
2) On their own initiative, Board members may make an announcement or a report on their own activities. They may ask a question for clarification, make a referral to staff or take action to have staff place a matter of business on a future agenda (Gov. Code Sec. 54954.2 [a]) - SUPERVISOR PEREZ ANNOUNCED THAT HE WILL BE REPRESENTING KERN COUNTY AS A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF COUNTIES AND COUNTY SUPERVISORS ASSOCIATION OF CALIFORNIA ON DECEMBER 7 AND 8, 1998
DEPARTMENTAL REQUESTS


COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE

Pa-Pz

All Ayes

* 3) Proposed Modifications to Budget Savings Incentive Program for FY 1998-1999 by 1) increasing the maximum cumulative credits earned by all departments from $1 million to $3 million; 2) increasing the percentage used to calculate incentive credits from 50% to 60% on the portion of net budget savings attributable to a department's expenditure variance; and 3) establishing $500,000 as the maximum budget savings incentive credit eligible to be earned by any single department for FY 1998-99 - APPROVED
Pz-Pa

All Ayes

4) Proposed Revision to Board of Supervisors' Meeting Days and Times - 1) ADOPTED RESOLUTION 98-384 EFFECTING THE ELIMINATION OF MONDAY MEETINGS OF THE BOARD AND SCHEDULING THE BOARD'S TUESDAY MEETINGS TO CONVENE AT 9:00 A.M. EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 1, 1999; 2) APPROVED REVISIONS TO THE ADMINISTRATIVE AND PROCEDURAL RULES FOR THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS TO REFLECT THE BOARD'S MEETING DAY AND TIME; 3) REFERRED NECESSARY REVISIONS TO THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES MANUAL TO THE COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE; AND 4) DIRECTED THE CLERK OF THE BOARD TO PREPARE FOR THE BOARD'S APPROVAL A SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS FOR 1999
Pz-Pa

All Ayes

5) Proposed Amendment to Bylaws of Citizens Advisory Committee on Annexations - BECKY KAISER AND BARBARA FOWLER HEARD; APPROVED
Pa-Pz

All Ayes

* 6) Proposed Amendment to Extend the Term of the Agreement for Specialized Legal Services with Hawkins, Delafield & Wood for three years in an amount not to exceed $39,600 annually - APPROVED; AUTHORIZED CHAIRMAN TO SIGN AGREEMENT 899-98
Pa-Pz

All Ayes

* 7) Proposed Amendment to Extend the Term of the Agreement for Remarketing Coordination Services in Connection with the 1986 Certificates of Participation with Leifer Capital for three years in an amount not to exceed $79,200 annually - APPROVED; AUTHORIZED CHAIRMAN TO SIGN AGREEMENT 900-98
Pe-Pz

All Ayes

8) Review of Requests for Proposal and Selection Process for Food Stamp Distribution Contractor - SCOTT HAIR, GREEN FROG MARKET, HEARD; RECEIVED AND FILED
Pe-Mc

All Ayes

9) Results of Request for Proposals for County Employee Self-Insured Health, Dental and Prescription Drug Programs - WARD WOOLESON, CCAPE, HEARD; CONTINUED TO TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 1998 AT 2:00 P.M.
Pz-Pe

All Ayes







Pe-Pz

All Ayes

10) Proposed Request for Proposal for County Employee Health Benefits Consulting Services (Continued from 11/24/98) - CLAY KOERNER AND ROGER GAGOSIAN HEARD; CONTINUED TO TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 1998 AT 2:00 P.M.



REFERRED TO COUNTY COUNSEL A REVIEW OF CONDITIONS IN REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS WHICH RESTRICT VENDOR'S COMMUNICATION WITH MEMBERS OF THE BOARD DURING THE RFP PROCESS FOR REPORT BACK TO THE BOARD ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 1998 AT 2:00 P.M.



COUNTY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE

General Services



S.D. 4

Pa-Pz

All Ayes

*11) Application from Golden Valley Produce, LLC, for pipeline franchise - ADOPTED RESOLUTION 98-385 SETTING HEARING FOR TUESDAY, JANUARY 5, 1999, AT 2:00 P.M.; DIRECTED CLERK OF THE BOARD TO PUBLISH



All S.D.'s
Pa-Pz

All Ayes

*12) Request for authorization to negotiate an Energy Services Contract with Johnson Controls, Inc., for energy conservation services at various County facilities - APPROVED
Pa-Pz

All Ayes

*13) Proposed Amendment to Agreement for Professional Services for Gary Thompson, dba Bakersfield Media West, for continued engineering support for upgrade of the County's communications system, to provide for an additional $10,000.00 for a new total not to exceed $30,000.00 - APPROVED; AUTHORIZED CHAIRMAN TO SIGN AGREEMENT 901-98



RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AGENCY

Engineering and Survey Services



S.D. 2

Pa-Pz

All Ayes

*14) Letter re Boron Avenue Floodplain Re-Study - RECEIVED AND FILED



RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AGENCY

Environmental Health

Pa-Pz

All Ayes

*15) Proposed revision to Memorandum of Agreement between the Department of the Air Force, Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards, California, and the Kern County Environmental Health Services Department to reflect change of command at Flight Test Center - APPROVED; AUTHORIZED DIRECTOR OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SERVICES DEPARTMENT TO SIGN
Pa-Pz

All Ayes

*16) United States Environmental Protection Agency Reimbursement Application Signature Authority - DELEGATED AUTHORITY TO THE DIRECTOR OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SERVICES DEPARTMENT TO SIGN EPA FORM 9310-1, APPLICATION FOR REIMBURSEMENT TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS FOR EMERGENCY RESPONSE TO HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE RELEASES



RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AGENCY

Planning Department



All S.D.'s

Pa-Pz

All Ayes

*17) Proposed revision to "Appendix A - Taft, Type A Improvements Required" to Title 18, Land Division Ordinance of Kern County - MADE FINDINGS THAT PROJECT IS EXEMPT FROM CEQA UNDER SECTION 15061(B)(3) OF THE CEQA GUIDELINES; DIRECTED CLERK OF THE BOARD TO FILE NOTICE OF EXEMPTION; WAIVED READING; INTRODUCED ORDINANCE



RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AGENCY

Roads Department



S.D. 4

Pa-Pz

All Ayes

*18) Proposed Cerro Noroeste Road Restoration/Realignment project - 1,100 feet of two-lane road to route around washout approximately 19 miles east of SR 33/166; Adoption of Negative Declaration - ADOPTED NEGATIVE DECLARATION AND MITIGATION MEASURE MONITORING PROGRAM; DIRECTED CLERK OF THE BOARD TO FILE NOTICE OF DETERMINATION AND CERTIFICATE OF FEE EXEMPTION; AUTHORIZED ROADS DEPARTMENT TO PROCEED WITH PROJECT



S.D. 5
Pa-Pz

All Ayes

*19) Authorizing Resolution for Transportation Enhancement Activities (TEA) Grant Request, Pedestrian Improvements on Pioneer Drive and Shalimar Drive - APPROVED; ADOPTED RESOLUTION 98-386; APPROVED EXPENDITURE OF $39,000.00 FROM ROAD FUND FOR COUNTY'S PORTION OF PROJECT AUTHORIZING ROADS DEPARTMENT TO MAKE ADEQUATE PROVISIONS FOR OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE OF PROJECT; APPOINTED CRAIG M. POPE, ROAD COMMISSIONER, AS COUNTY'S AGENT FOR PURPOSES ASSOCIATED WITH IMPLEMENTATION OF THIS GRANT



WASTE MANAGEMENT DEPARTMENT

All S.D.'s

Pa-Pz

All Ayes

*20) Proposed Agreement for Professional Services with Martin-McIntosh Land Surveyors to Provide Engineering Services for County Waste Facilities in an amount not to exceed $50,000.00 - APPROVED; AUTHORIZED CHAIRMAN TO SIGN AGREEMENT 902-98
Pa-Pz

All Ayes

*21) Proposed Agreement for Professional Services with Soils Engineering, Inc., to Provide Engineering Services for County Waste Facilities in an amount not to exceed $50,000.00 - APPROVED; AUTHORIZED CHAIRMAN TO SIGN AGREEMENT 903-98
Pa-Pz

All Ayes

*22) Proposed Amendment No. 1 to Agreement with Dee Jaspar and Associates, Inc., to Provide General Civil Engineering Services for Solid Waste Landfills to provide an additional $50,00.00 and to delete the two-year time restriction - APPROVED; AUTHORIZED CHAIRMAN TO SIGN AGREEMENT 904-98



APPOINTMENTS


Pa-Pz

All Ayes



*23)


Appointment of Chris Frank as First District Member and appointment of Mary K. Shell as Second District Member to the Citizens Advisory Committee on Annexations, terms to expire June 30, 2000 - MADE APPOINTMENTS


CONSIDERATION OF ORDINANCES INTRODUCED ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 1998


Pa-Pz

All Ayes



*24)


Ordinance Amendments Establishing the Board of Supervisors as Hearing Body for Code Compliance Cases - ENACTED ORDINANCE G-6553


MATTERS FOR EXECUTIVE APPROVAL


Pa-Pz

All Ayes



*25)


Budget Transfers - APPROVED #74 THROUGH #76


Pa-Pz

All Ayes



*26)


Minutes for the Week of October 26, 1998 - APPROVED


Pa-Pz

All Ayes



*27)


Miscellaneous Letters and Documents - FILED


Pa-Pz

All Ayes



*28)


Miscellaneous Departmental Referrals by Clerk of the Board - APPROVED AND FILED


Pa-Pz

All Ayes



*29)


Claims and Lawsuits filed with and referred by Clerk of the Board - APPROVED AND FILED


Pe-Pa


ADJOURNED TO MONDAY, DECEMBER 7, 1998 AT 2:00 P.M.





Clerk of the Board







Chairman, Board of Supervisors



27) MISCELLANEOUS LETTERS AND DOCUMENTS - FILED
Auditor-Controller-County Clerk
A) Phase II - Desert Counseling Clinic - 1995-96 Costs
B) County of Kern, Department of Human Services, Child Development Program, (Project No. 15-B275-00-03186-7) Audit Report for the Year Ended June 30, 1998
Local Agency Formation Commission
C) Proceeding No. 1252, Report and Recommendation in the matter of Kern Tulare Water District: Detachment "M" (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO, County Counsel and Planning)
D) Agenda of meeting for November 24, 1998 (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO, County Counsel and Planning)
E) Minutes of meeting from October 27, 1998 (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO, County Counsel, and Planning)
Mental Health
F) Thank you letter to Ms. Jana Peters, Floyd's General Store for the donation of basketballs to the Friday Night Live Program
Planning
G) Letter to Lawrence J. Goldzband, Director of Department of Conservation re Department of Conservation Strategic Plan (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO and County Counsel)
H) Transmittal memo regarding Grant of Avigation Easement Department Reference: Zone Change 4, Precise Development Plan 3, Map 29-34
Miscellaneous
I) Letter from State Board of Equalization re Adjustment of 1999 Timber Yield Tax Rate (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO, County Counsel and AAB)
J) Letter from Nickel Family LLC re banning the application of sewage sludge (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO, County Counsel and RMA)
K) Letter from Blackburn Oil Company re banning the application of sewage sludge (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO, County Counsel, Environmental Health and RMA)
L) Letter from Anthony Vineyards re banning the application of sewage sludge (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO, County Counsel, Environmental Health and RMA)
M) Letter from Blackburn Farms re banning the application of sewage sludge (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO, County Counsel, Environmental Health and RMA)
N) Letter from RB Sandrini Farms re banning the application of sewage sludge (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO, County Counsel, Environmental Health and RMA)
O) Letter from Southern San Joaquin Municipal Utility District re opposing application of sewage sludge (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO, County Counsel, Environmental Health and RMA)
P) Letter from Mr. & Mrs. Ralph Laudenslayer to Kern County Sheriff's Department re care of persons with mental disabilities (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO, Sheriff, County Counsel and Mental Health)
Q) Newsletter from American Land Rights Association, National Inholders Association (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO, Planning and County Counsel)
R) Program Planner from National Highway Traffic Safety Administration titled "National Drunk & Drugged Driving (3D) Prevention Month (Copy to each Supervisor and CAO)
28) LETTERS RECEIVED AND REFERRED BY CLERK OF THE BOARD -APPROVED AND FILED
A) Application for Alcohol beverage license(s): Jai Mini Market-Arco AM PM, SWC Highway 99 & Taft Highway, Bakersfield, CA; -REFERRED TO PLANNING (Copy to each Supervisor, CAO and County Counsel)
B) Letter from Brieanne Worth requesting information about Kern County -REFERRED TO BOARD OF TRADE (Copy to each Supervisor)
29) CLAIMS AND LAW SUITS FILED WITH AND REFERRED BY THE CLERK OF THE BOARD - APPROVED AND FILED
A) Claim in the matter of Paul Anthony vs. Kern County -REFERRED TO COUNTY COUNSEL (Copy to Risk Management)
B) Claim in the matter of Anthony Contreras and Nancy Kerns vs. Kern County -REFERRED TO COUNTY COUNSEL (Copy to Risk Management)
C) Claim in the matter of Jacquelyn Day Johnson vs. Kern County -REFERRED TO COUNTY COUNSEL (Copy to Risk Management)
D) Claim in the matter of Joseph Resendez vs. Kern County -REFERRED TO COUNTY COUNSEL (Copy to Risk Management)
E) Notice of Filing of Discrimination Complaint in the matter of Dennis David Turkish vs. Kern County -REFERRED TO COUNTY COUNSEL (Copy to Risk Management)
F) Notice of Case Closure in the matter of Dennis Turkish vs. Kern County -REFERRED TO COUNTY COUNSEL (Copy to Risk Management)
G) Claim in the matter of Ray L. Vaughn vs. Kern County -REFERRED TO COUNTY COUNSEL (Copy to Risk Management)
H) Claim in the matter of Chod D. Wilburn vs. Kern County -REFERRED TO COUNTY COUNSEL (Copy to Risk Management)