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NOTICE REGARDING SEIZURE OF PROPERTY AND INITIATION OF FORFEITURE PROCEEDINGS, HEALTH AND SAFETY CODE SECTION 11488.4

To: ALL PERSONS CLAIMING ANY RIGHT, TITLE OR LEGAL INTEREST IN THE FOLLOWING SEIZED PROPERTY: $32,000.00 Currency of the United States of America.

Notice is hereby given that the property described above was seized on March 2, 2021 from 5691 McCauley Road, Valley Springs, in Calaveras County, California, by deputies of the Calaveras County Sheriff's Department for a violation of Health & Safety Code Section(s) 11359.

On March 2, 2021, non-judicial forfeiture proceedings were commenced by the Calaveras County District Attorney in Action Number AF 21-02.

You have until thirty (30) days from the date of the last publication of this Notice to file a verified claim, unless you have received actual notice. The claim must state the nature and extent of any interest you hold in this property, must be verified, and must be filed with the Clerk of the Superior Court, 400 Government Center Drive, San Andreas, California 95249, or the property will be forfeited to the State. An endorsed copy of the claim must be served on the District Attorney, Government Center, 891 Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas, California 95249, within thirty (30) days of the filing of your claim. Claim forms can be obtained from the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court.

If your claim is properly filed, the District Attorney will decide whether to file a Petition for Forfeiture with the Superior Court to contest your claim. In the case where a Petition is filed and a contested hearing is held you will have the following rights which include but are not limited to: you have a right to testify on your own behalf, submit evidence showing the legitimacy of the seized assets, and a right to cross examine the petitioner's witnesses. This is a civil action, you have the additional right to represent yourself or hire your own attorney, and there is no right to appointed counsel in this case. If no claim is properly filed within the time allowed, the property will be ordered forfeited to the State, to be disposed of according to law.

Dated: April 2, 2021

BARBARA M. YOOK,

District Attorney

By: /s/ Dana L. Pfeil

Assistant District Attorney

Published: April 9, 16 & 23, 2021 VSN



BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

LEAD AGENCY: Calaveras County Planning Department, 891 Mountain Ranch Rd., San Andreas, CA 95249,

Project 2021-009 CANNABIS CULTIVATION AND COMMERCE ORDINANCE AMENDMENT – SUNSET ON APPLICATIONS: Calaveras County is proposing to amend Chapter 17.95 regulating cannabis cultivation and commerce. The proposed amendment would provide a sunset date for filing cultivation applications and add well testing for the seventh year. A third addendum to the Environmental Impact Report certified in 2017, SCH# 2016042019, has been prepared.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors will conduct a public hearing on April 13, 2021 at 9:00 a. m. or soon thereafter to consider the above referenced project. The public hearing will be held remotely due to health concerns surrounding COVID-19. Information and instructions for viewing and participating in the remote hearing can be found in the Board of Supervisors agenda, which can be viewed online at https:// bos.calaverasgov, or in person in the Clerk/Recorder’s Office.

Pursuant to Government Code 65009, if anyone challenges the above listed issues in a court of law, the challenge may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raise at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Board, at or prior to, the public hearing. You are welcome to review the file at the Calaveras County Planning Department during normal working hours, 8:00 a. m. to 4:00 p. m., Monday through Friday except county holidays. Peter Maurer is the project planner and can be reached at (209) 754-6394. The Board of Supervisors agenda is available online at bos.calaverasgov.us at noon on the Friday prior to the scheduled meeting. The project file and staff report can be viewed or purchased at the Planning Department for the cost of making the copies.

Published: April 2, 2021 VSN


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NOTICE REGARDING SEIZURE OF PROPERTY AND INITIATION OF FORFEITURE PROCEEDINGS, HEALTH AND SAFETY CODE SECTION 11488.4

To: ALL PERSONS CLAIMING ANY RIGHT, TITLE OR LEGAL INTEREST IN THE FOLLOWING SEIZED PROPERTY: $10,800.00 Currency of the United States of America.

Notice is hereby given that the property described above was seized on November 20, 2020 from 8129 Ponderosa Way, Mountain Ranch, in Calaveras County, California, by deputies of the Calaveras County Sheriff's Department for a violation of Health & Safety Code Section(s) 11359.

On November 20, 2020, non-judicial forfeiture proceedings were commenced by the Calaveras County District Attorney in Action Number AF 20-11.

You have until thirty (30) days from the date of the last publication of this Notice to file a verified claim, unless you have received actual notice. The claim must state the nature and extent of any interest you hold in this property, must be verified, and must be filed with the Clerk of the Superior Court, 400 Government Center Drive, San Andreas, California 95249, or the property will be forfeited to the State. An endorsed copy of the claim must be served on the District Attorney, Government Center, 891 Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas, California 95249, within thirty (30) days of the filing of your claim. Claim forms can be obtained from the Office of the Clerk of the Superior Court.

If your claim is properly filed, the District Attorney will decide whether to file a Petition for Forfeiture with the Superior Court to contest your claim. In the case where a Petition is filed and a contested hearing is held you will have the following rights which include but are not limited to: you have a right to testify on your own behalf, submit evidence showing the legitimacy of the seized assets, and a right to cross examine the petitioner's witnesses. This is a civil action, you have the additional right to represent yourself or hire your own attorney, and there is no right to appointed counsel in this case. If no claim is properly filed within the time allowed, the property will be ordered forfeited to the State, to be disposed of according to law.

Dated: March 26, 2021

BARBARA M. YOOK,

District Attorney

By: /s/ Dana L. Pfeil

Assistant District Attorney

Published: April 2, 9 & 16, 2021 VSN


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BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

LEAD AGENCY: Calaveras County Planning Department, 891 Mountain Ranch Rd., San Andreas, CA 95249,

Project 2021-009 CANNABIS CULTIVATION AND COMMERCE ORDINANCE AMENDMENT – SUNSET ON APPLICATIONS: Calaveras County is proposing to amend Chapter 17.95 regulating cannabis cultivation and commerce. The proposed amendment would provide a sunset date for filing cultivation applications and add well testing for the seventh year. A third addendum to the Environmental Impact Report certified in 2017, SCH# 2016042019, has been prepared.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors will conduct a public hearing on April 13, 2021 at 9:00 a. m. or soon thereafter to consider the above referenced project. The public hearing will be held remotely due to health concerns surrounding COVID-19. Information and instructions for viewing and participating in the remote hearing can be found in the Board of Supervisors agenda, which can be viewed online at https:// bos.calaverasgov, or in person in the Clerk/Recorder’s Office.

Pursuant to Government Code 65009, if anyone challenges the above listed issues in a court of law, the challenge may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raise at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Board, at or prior to, the public hearing. You are welcome to review the file at the Calaveras County Planning Department during normal working hours, 8:00 a. m. to 4:00 p. m., Monday through Friday except county holidays. Peter Maurer is the project planner and can be reached at (209) 754-6394. The Board of Supervisors agenda is available online at bos.calaverasgov.us at noon on the Friday prior to the scheduled meeting. The project file and staff report can be viewed or purchased at the Planning Department for the cost of making the copies.

Published: April 2, 2021 VSN


PLANNING COMMISSION

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

LEAD AGENCY: Calaveras County Planning Department, 891 Mountain Ranch Rd., San Andreas, CA 95249

Project 2020-010 CANNABIS CULTIVATION ORDINANCE AMENDMENT – TESTING AND DISTRIBUTION: Calaveras County is proposing to amend Chapter 17.95 regulating cannabis cultivation and commerce. The proposed amendment would provide for a permit structure for the testing and distribution of cannabis. A fourth addendum to the Environmental Impact Report certified in 2017, SCH# 2016042019, has been prepared.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Calaveras County Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing on April 8, 2021 at 9:00 a. m. or soon thereafter to consider the above referenced project. The public hearing will be held remotely due to health concerns surrounding COVID-19. Information and instructions for viewing and participating in the remote hearing can be found in the Planning Commission agenda, which can be viewed online at https://calaverasgov.us/Meeting-Calendar, or in person in the Planning Department.

Pursuant to Government Code 65009, if anyone challenges the above listed issues in a court of law, the challenge may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raise at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Commission, at or prior to, the public hearing. You are welcome to review the application at the Calaveras County Planning Department during normal working hours, 8:00 a. m. to 4:00 p. m., Monday through Friday except county holidays. Peter Maurer is the project planner and can be reached at (209) 754-6394. Planning Commission staff reports are made available for public viewing online at http://www.co.calaveras.ca.us/cc/Departments/PlanningDepartment/PlanningCommission.aspx on the Friday prior to the scheduled meeting. The project file and staff report can be viewed or purchased at the Planning Department for the cost of making the copies.

Published: March 26, 2021 VSN


BOARD OF SUPERVISORS SUMMARY PUBLICATION

Ordinance No. 3154

The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors adopted an ordinance to amend the zoning on 5780 parcels that are currently zoned U, Unclassified and HS, Highway Service, identified as interim zones, to one of the following zones: RR, Rural Residential, RA, Residential Agriculture, A1, General Agriculture, GF, General Forest, or REC, Recreation, based on the land use designation of the General Plan as identified in Table LU-2 of the General Plan.. Additionally, 1150 parcels with zones that are inconsistent with the land use designations were amended to a compatible zone pursuant to Table LU-2. The proposed zoning may be viewed on the County’s website at:

https://gisportal.co.calaveras.ca.us/arcgis/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=ebdd24eb70db4b5494fbdce6427454bc as modified for APNs 34-001-043, 34-001-115, 44-001-074, 53-015-005, and 61-040-001, as depicted below.

34-004-115 – RR-5 to RR

34-004-043 – Portion as shown below, A1-RR


53-015-005 and 61-040-001

Retain C2-PD for portions of both parcels

44-001-074 Retain C2-PD zoning on portion designated Commercial

Effective Date. This Ordinance shall take effect 30 days after adoption and a summary thereof shall be published once within 15 days of adoption in the newspaper of general circulation published in the County of Calaveras with the names of the Supervisors voting for and against it.

Passed and adopted on the 9th of March, 2021 by the following vote:

AYES: Stopper, Folendorf, Tofanelli, Garamendi, Callaway

NOES: None

_/s/Benjamin Stopper_____

Chair, Board of Supervisors

ATTEST:

_/s/Rebecca Turner____________

Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

of the County of Calaveras

Published: March 17, 2021 VSN


BOARD OF SUPERVISORS SUMMARY PUBLICATION

Ordinance No. 3153

The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors adopted an ordinance to amend the zoning on APNs 042- 009-040 and 042-009-041 from C2 (General Commercial) to R2 (Two-Family Residential). This project was found to be exempt from CEQA. The unaddressed parcels in question are located across from 247 Market Street in San Andreas. APNs 042-009-040 and 042-009-041 are a portion of the SW ¼ of Section 17, Township 04 North, Range 12 East, MDB&M.

Effective Date. This Ordinance shall take effect 30 days after adoption and a summary thereof shall be published once within 15 days of adoption in the newspaper of general circulation published in the County of Calaveras with the names of the Supervisors voting for and against it.

Passed and adopted on the 9th of March, 2021 by the following vote:

AYES: Stopper, Folendorf, Tofanelli, Garamendi, Callaway

NOES: None

_/s/Benjamin Stopper_____

Chair, Board of Supervisors

ATTEST:

_/s/Rebecca Turner____________

Clerk of the Board of Supervisors

of the County of Calaveras


Published: March 17, 2021 VSN


Notice of Public Hearing

Telegraph Road and Telegraph Court Public Roadway Vacation

A public hearing will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 23, 2021, in the Board of Supervisors Chambers, 891 Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas to discuss the vacation of Telegraph Road and Telegraph Court. The roadways to be vacated begin at Highway 4 and end at West Shirley Road. The property owners are proposing a locked gate at each end of Telegraph Road to eliminate unnecessary traffic that has resulted in the dumping of garbage, trespassing and vandalism that often occurs due to the road being secluded and out of sight. The vacation proceedings are being conducted under the provisions of Section 8320 of the Streets and Highways Code.

As a result of the declared federal, state, and local COVID-19 health emergencies, and in light of the Governor’s Executive Order N-29-20, this Board of Supervisors meeting will be live streamed and closed to in-person attendance. You may observe the meeting and address the Board via email or telephonically, as dictated below:

• You may listen to the meeting, and make public comments virtually, using the Zoom link listed under CALL TO ORDER. The meeting is also available to view at http://calaverascountyca.iqm2.com/Citizens/Default.aspx

• Alternatively, you can make a public comment by emailing the Clerk of the Board at bosclerk@co.calaveras.ca.us no later than 4:00pm on the day before the Board meeting. Please clearly indicate which agenda item number your comment pertains to, or if it is a general public comment. Comments are limited to 300 words or fewer. Written comments will be included in the meeting minutes, and will be forwarded to the Board prior to the meeting.

• In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), if you need special assistance to participate in this meeting, please contact the Clerk to the Board of Supervisors at (209) 754-6370 at least 48 hours prior to the start of the meeting. Notification in advance will allow reasonable arrangements to be made to ensure accessibility to this meeting. Government Code §54954.2(a).


The Board of Supervisors authorized the Intent to Vacate and set this public hearing on February 22, 2021. Documents pertaining to this action are available for public review at the Department of Public Works at 891 Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas, CA 95249 and by calling to schedule an appointment at (209) 754-6401.

Published: March 5, 10, 12, 17 & 19, 2021 VSN