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File #: 17-0343    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 3/18/2017 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 3/28/2017 Final action: 3/28/2017
Title: Supervisor Ranalli recommending the Board approve and ratify the Chair's signature on a letter that supports Senate Bill 265 by Senator Berryhill and coauthored by Assembly Member Bigelow, which would provide that the state share for the removal of dead and dying trees in the County of Tuolumne is not more than 90% (which is now 75%) of total state eligible costs.
Attachments: 1. A - Letter of Support for SB 265 (Berryhill) 3-28-17, 2. Executed Letter 3-28-17

Title

Supervisor Ranalli recommending the Board approve and ratify the Chair's signature on a letter that supports Senate Bill 265 by Senator Berryhill and coauthored by Assembly Member Bigelow, which would provide that the state share for the removal of dead and dying trees in the County of Tuolumne is not more than 90% (which is now 75%) of total state eligible costs.

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Department Recommendation

Supervisor Ranalli recommending the Board approve and ratify the Chair's signature on a letter that supports Senate Bill 265 by Senator Berryhill and coauthored by Assembly Member Bigelow, which would provide that the state share for the removal of dead and dying trees in the County of Tuolumne is not more than 90% (which is now 75%) of total state eligible costs. 

Alternatives

Failure to pass this agenda item could prevent El Dorado County from recieving a reduction in its match for the California Distaster Assistance Act grant, for tree mortality, at a future date.

 

Other Department/Agency Involvement

N/A 

 

CAO Recommendation

It is recommended that the Board approve this item.

 

Fiscal Impact

There is no change to Net County Cost associated with this item.

 

Clerk of the Board Follow up Actions

Please forward this letter to the following people:

1) Senator Berryhill

2) Assembly Member Bigelow

3) Members of the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors

4) Members of the Tuolumne County Board of Supervisors

5) The Chief Administrative Officer of Tuolumne County 

 

Contact

Supervisor Michael Ranalli