SPECIAL SESSION

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

DEL NORTE COUNTY

STATE OF CALIFORNIA

VIA Zoom (media.del-norte.ca.us)

981 H STREET, ROOM 100

CRESCENT CITY, CA  95531

 

FRIDAY, MARCH 20, 2020

 

SPECIAL MEETING                                                                        4:00 PM

 

The Board of Supervisors of the County of Del Norte and the governing body of all other special assessment and taxing districts, for which said Board so acts, is now meeting in special session.  Only those items that indicate a specific time will be heard at the assigned time.  All other items may be taken out of sequence to accommodate the public and staff availability.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 issues, the Governor of the State of California has issued Executive Order N-29-20 and Order N-25-20 establishing social distancing measures and suspending provisions of the Brown Act. For this reason we ask that you:

PLEASE SUBMIT ANY PUBLIC COMMENTS AHEAD OF TIME IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. Please visit http://www.co.del-norte.ca.us/ for a public comment form. Your comment will be limited to 3000 characters. Your comment will be read aloud during the public comment period. Please submit only one comment per agenda item and only one general public comment.

VIEW THE MEETING AND COMMENT REMOTELY. A link to view the meeting will be posted on http://www.co.del-norte.ca.us/. Public comment on ALL agenda items as well as general public comment will be taken at the prescribed time for public comment via instructions provided on the website. Please submit only one comment per agenda item and only one general public comment.

IF YOU REQUIRE AN ACCOMMODATION DUE TO DISABILITY under the Americans with Disability Act that does not allow you to participate remotely or provide written comment ahead of the meeting YOU MUST notify the Clerk of the Board at least 24 HOURS in advance of the meeting and a reasonable accommodation will be made.

 

AGENDA ITEMS

1.    Public Comment on Closed Session items only. Hold a closed session to consider and discuss litigation and personnel matters: Threat to public services/ facilities pursuant to 54954.5(e): Name of Applicable Agency Rep. and Title: County Administrative Officer/ Director of Emergency Services re COVID-19.

2.    Moment of Reflection

3.    Pledge of Allegiance to be led by Jay Sarina, County Administrative Officer.

4.    Public Comment.

5.    Approve and adopt a Resolution proclaiming a local emergency for Del Norte County related to the COVID-19 virus and associated response as requested by the County Administrative Officer/Director of Emergency Services.**

6.    Approve and adopt a Resolution declaring a state of local health emergency exists throughout Del Norte County as a result of conditions of peril to the safety of persons and property have arisen as a result of COVID-19 as requested by the Del Norte County Public Health Officer.**

7.    1) Approve side letters with the County Employees Association/SEIU Local 1021, the Mid-Management Group and the Sheriff's Employees Association to provide for advanced credit sick leave to employees affected by infectious disease during proclaimed emergencies; and 2) approve and adopt a Resolution establishing an advanced credit sick leave policy for unrepresented employees as requested by Administration, Personnel/Risk Management and County Counsel.**

8.    Approve and adopt the Telecommuting Policy due to the COVID-19 pandemic as requested by Administration, Personnel/Risk Management and County Counsel.**

ADJOURNMENT

 

 

 

Kylie Heriford, Clerk of the Board

County of Del Norte, State of California        Date Posted:  March 19, 2020

 

 

THE AGENDA AND ACTION SUMMARY ARE AVAILABLE ON THE COUNTY WEBSITE: www.co.del-norte.ca.us