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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

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

FINAL ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE CHAPTER 3.53 “Building Department Service Fees”. This Ordinance is intended to update the current fee structure of the Building Department to ensure accurate cost recovery. The ordinance also intends to simplify the fee structure for ease of use by the Department and the Public.

Copies of the Ordinance considered for adoption are on file with the Calaveras County Building Department located at 891 Mtn. Ranch Road, San Andreas, California.

The proposed amendments to Title 3 are exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act pursuant to the 14 CCR 15273.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors will conduct a public hearing at 8:00 a.m., or shortly thereafter, on May 11, 2021, to consider the above referenced ordinance. The public hearing will be held in the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors Chambers, Government Center, 891 Mountain. Ranch Road, San Andreas, California.

Published: May 5, 2021 VSN


BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

SUMMARY PUBLICATION

Ordinance No. 3156

The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors adopted an ordinance to amend the zoning on the following parcels:

APN 14-010-130 from Rural Residential 20 Acres (RR-20) to Residential Agricultural 20 Acres (RA-20). This parcel is located off of West Forty Road in the Railroad Flat area.

APN 36-005-033 from Single Family Residential-Mobile Home/Unclassified (R1-MH/U) to Single Family Residential (R1). The parcel is located at 8026 Washington Street, Mountain Ranch.

APNs 36-008-102 through 105 from Rural Residential 5 Acres (RR-5) to Rural Residential 10 Acres (RR-10). The parcels are located at or near the intersection of Cave City Road and Mountain Meadow Drive in the Mountain Ranch area.

APNs 68-016-045 and 046 from Right-of-Way (ROW) to Single Family Residential (R1). The parcels are located between 506 and 512 Main Street, Murphys.

This project was found to be a later activity per Section 15168(c) of the CEQA Guidelines under the EIR prepared for the General Plan.

Effective Date. This Ordinance shall take effect 30 days after adoption.

Passed and adopted on the 27th of April, 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: May 5, 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 May 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 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. Gregory Wayland, Director of Cannabis Control is the staff member responsible for the project and can be reached at (209) 754-6070. 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: April 30, 2021 VSN


The Calaveras County Purchasing Agent will receive proposals for:

To Provide Public Defender Services

RFP 20-0310-24-961




Invitation to Bid may be obtained from Public Purchase at: https://www.publicpurchase.com/gems/calaverasco,ca/buyer/public/home




Bids shall be submitted to:

Calaveras County Administration

Attention: Purchasing Agent

891 Mountain Ranch Road

San Andreas, CA 95249-9709




Bids shall be submitted no later than May 18, 2021 at 3:00 PM.




A link to bid documents must be submitted via email to purchasing@co.calaveras.ca.us no later than 3:00 PM on May 18, 2021. Emails received after 3:00 PM will be rejected. Please ensure that the subject line of your email reads: RFP 20-0310-24-961 Submission




Published: April 30, 2021 and May 5, 2020 VSN


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING




NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Calaveras Local Agency Formation Commission will hold a public hearing regarding the following item:




Final 2021-22 LAFCO Budget to make a final determination thereon by the Commission. Any person may be heard regarding the increase, decrease, or omission of any item from the budget or for the inclusion of additional items.




The Executive Officer’s Report will be available for review at the LAFCO webpage 5 days prior to the hearing at www.calaveraslafco.org. The contact person is John Benoit, Executive Officer who may be reached at (209) 754-6511 or by email at j.benoit4@icloud.com.

The public hearing will be held in the Board of Supervisors’ Chambers at 891 Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas, CA on the 17th day of May 2021 at 6:00 p.m., at which time and place interested persons may attend and be heard. If you challenge the action of the Commission on any of the above stated item in court, it may be limited to only those issues raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Calaveras Local Agency Formation Commission at, or prior to, the public hearing.




Pursuant to Governor’s Executive Order N-29-20, this public hearing may be conducted entirely by teleconference or other electronic means due to the COVID-19 shelter in place orders should no physical location will be available. Members of the public who wish to attend and provide public comment may do so via teleconference and should consult the agenda for this meeting to be posted 72 hours before the scheduled start time and on LAFCO’s webpage at www.calaveraslafco.org for the call-in number, if deemed necessary.

LOCAL AGENCY FORMATION COMMISSION

John Benoit, Executive Officer




Published: April 28, 2021 VSN


The Calaveras County Purchasing Agent will receive bids for:

Job Order Contracting – Administration

Facilities Division

Invitation To Bid (ITB) No. 20-0110-26-JOC




Bids may be obtained from the Calaveras County Administrative Office, 891 Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas, CA 95249, on the County website at https://administration.calaverasgov.us/RFP-RFQ-SOQ/Invitation-to-Bid, or from Public Purchase at: https://www.publicpurchase.com/gems/calaverasco,ca/buyer/public/home




The Calaveras County Purchasing Division is requesting bids for Job Order Contracting services for the Facilities Division. Services will be on an on-call/as needed basis for the twelve (12) month period, following Board of Supervisors approval. The County makes no guarantee as to the total number of hours an awarded vendor will be utilized for services.




The estimated timeframe is as follows:

Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference May 12, 2021

Last Day to Submit Written Questions May 17, 2021

County will respond to Questions - May 18, 2021

Bids are due by May 20, 2021 at 4:00 PM

Notice of Apparent Successful Bidder Week of May 24, 2021

Anticipated Contract Award June 2021




Proposals shall be submitted to: Calaveras County Administrative Office

Attention: Purchasing Agent

891 Mountain Ranch Road

San Andreas, CA 95249-9709




Sealed bids must be submitted no later than 4:00PM on May 20, 2021 and clearly marked on the outside of the package with: “ITB 20-0110-26-JOC – Mailroom DO NOT OPEN” at which time they will be publicly opened. Faxed bids are not acceptable and bids received beyond the deadline date and time will not be considered.




Published: April 23 & 30, 2021 VSN


The Calaveras County Purchasing Agent will receive proposals for:

Professional Audit Services

Fiscal Years Ending June 30, 2021, June 30 2022, and June 30, 2023 With an Option to Renew For Two Additional One-Year Terms

Administration Office/ Auditor- Controller

RFP 20-0030-23-918




Invitation to Bid may be obtained from Public Purchase at: https://www.publicpurchase.com/gems/calaverasco,ca/buyer/public/home




Bids shall be submitted to:

Calaveras County Administration

Attention: Purchasing Agent

891 Mountain Ranch Road

San Andreas, CA 95249-9709




Bids shall be submitted no later than May 17, 2021 at 3:00 PM.

A link to bid documents must be submitted via email to purchasing@co.calaveras.ca.us no later than 3:00 PM on May 17, 2021. Emails received after 3:00 PM will be rejected. Please ensure that the subject line of your email reads: RFP 20-0030-23-918 Submission




Published: April 23 & 28, 2021 VSN


BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

SUMMARY PUBLICATION

Ordinance No. 3155




The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors adopted an ordinance to amend Chapter 17.95 of the Calaveras County Code – Cannabis Cultivation and Commerce to establish a sunset date of October 22, 2024 for submittal of commercial cultivation applications and to add an additional year of well testing. An addendum to the Environmental Impact Report for the Medical Cannabis Cultivation and Commerce Ordinance Project was prepared pursuant to Sec. 15164 of the CEQA Guidelines.




Effective Date. This Ordinance shall take effect 30 days after adoption.




Passed and adopted on the 13th day of April, 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: April 16, 2021 VSN


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING




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




INTRODUCE, WAIVE READING, AND AUTHORIZE THE SUMMARY PUBLICATION OF AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING CHAPTER 3.53 “Building Department Service Fees”. This Ordinance is intended to update the current fee structure of the Building Department to ensure accurate cost recovery. The ordinance also intends to simplify the fee structure for ease of use by the Department and the Public.




Copies of the Ordinance considered for adoption are on file with the Calaveras County Building Department located at 891 Mtn. Ranch Road, San Andreas, California.




The proposed amendments to Title 3 are exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act pursuant to the 14 CCR 15273.




NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors will conduct a public hearing at 8:00 a.m., or shortly thereafter, on April 27, 2021, to consider the above referenced ordinance. The public hearing will be held in the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors Chambers, Government Center, 891 Mountain Ranch Road, San Andreas, California. This meeting shall serve as the pre-adoption meeting required under Gov. Code §66016(a).




Published: April 16, 2021 VSN


BOARD OF SUPERVISORS




NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING




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




2021-008 ZA ZONING MAP AMENDMENT

Calaveras County is proposing to amend the Zoning on APN 14-010-130 from Rural Residential-20 acres (RR-20) to Residential Agriculture-20 acres (RA-20); APN 36-005-033 from Single Family Residential-Mobile Home/Unclassified (R1-MH/U) to Single Family Residential (R1); APN 36-008-102 through 105 from Rural Residential-5 acres (RR-5) to Rural Residential-10 acres (RR-10); and APN 68-016-045 and 046 from Right-of-Way (ROW) to Single Family Residential (R1). The parcels are located in Railroad Flat, Mountain Ranch, and Murphys.




The map amendment has been determined to be a later activity within the scope of the General Plan, and the program Environmental Impact Report, certified in 2019, SCH# 2017012043 adequately describes the zoning necessary to bring the zoning into conformance with the land use designations of the General Plan. The Board may adopt other less intensive zoning that is compatible with the land use designations of the General Plan.




NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Calaveras County Board of Supervisors will conduct a public hearing on April 27, 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 bos.calaverasgov.us 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 Board, 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. Scott Speer 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 16, 2021 VSN




MAPS




RR-20 Rural Residential-20 Acres to RA-20, Residential Agricultural-20 Acres (APN 14-010-130)







R1-MH/U Single Family Residential-Mobile Home and U, Unclassified to R1, Single Family Residential (APN 36-005-033)







Rural Residential-Five Acre (RR-5) to Rural Residential-Ten Acre (RR-10) (APNs 36-008-102 through -105)










Right-of-Way (ROW) to Single Family Residential (R1) (APNs 68-016-045 and -046)


The Calaveras County Purchasing Agent will receive bids for:

Blagen Road Repair Project

Construction Services

Department of Public Works

ITB 20-0920-18-913




Invitation to Bid may be obtained from Public Purchase at: https://www.publicpurchase.com/gems/calaverasco,ca/buyer/public/home




Bids shall be submitted to:

Calaveras County Administrative Office

Attention: Purchasing Agent

891 Mountain Ranch Road

San Andreas, CA 95249-9709




Bids shall be submitted no later than April 28, 2020, at 3:00 PM.




A link to bid documents must be submitted via email to dpwpurchasing@co.calaveras.ca.us no later than 3:00 PM on April 28, 2021. Emails received after 3:00 PM will be rejected. Please ensure that the subject line of your email reads: RFP 20-0920-18-913 Submission


Published: April 14, 16 & 21, 2021 VSN


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: $5,266.00 Currency of the United States of America.




Notice is hereby given that the property described above was seized on September 23, 2020 from 2441 Butte Mountain, Murphys, in Calaveras County, California, by deputies of the Calaveras County Sheriff's Department for a violation of Health & Safety Code Section(s) 11359.




On September 23, 2020, non-judicial forfeiture proceedings were commenced by the Calaveras County District Attorney in Action Number AF 20-12.




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 9, 2021




BARBARA M. YOOK,

District Attorney




By: /s/ Dana L. Pfeil

Assistant District Attorney




Published: April 14, 21 & 28, 2021 VSN


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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