AGENDA

 

LOCAL AGENCY FORMATION COMMISSION
FOR SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY

SAN BERNARDINO CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS
300 North D Street, First Floor, San Bernardino

 

REGULAR MEETING OF March 16, 2016



9:00 A.M. – CALL TO ORDER - FLAG SALUTE


ANNOUNCEMENT: Anyone present at the hearing who is involved with any of the changes of organization to be considered and who has made a contribution of more than $250 in the past twelve (12) months to any member of the Commission will be asked to state for the record the Commission member to whom the contribution has been made and the matter of consideration with which they are involved.




Consent Items:


The following consent items are expected to be routine and non-controversial and will be acted upon by the Commission at one time without discussion, unless a request has been received prior to the hearing to discuss the matter.

1. Approval of Minutes for Regular Meeting of February 17, 2016 

2. Approval of Executive Officer's Expense Report 

3. Ratify Payments as Reconciled for Month of February 2016 and Note Cash Receipts 



Discussion Items:


4. Consent Items Deferred for Discussion

5. Status Report on LAFCO 3176 -- Special Study for Yermo, Daggett and Newberry Community Services Districts (Continued from February 17, 2016 Hearing)

6.  Status Report on LAFCO 3189 -- Special Study for Morongo Valley Community Services District (Continued from February 17, 2016 Hearing)

7.  Status Report on Rim of the World Park and Recreation District (Continued from February 17, 2016 Hearing)

8.  Update on Status of LAFCO 3157A – Service Review for Open Space and Habitat Conservation within the Valley Region and Request for Continuance to September 21, 2016 Hearing

9.  Review and Consideration of Policy Updates Related to Approval of SB 239 – Contracts for the Provisions of Fire Protection by Contract

10.  Review and Consideration of Policy Updates Related to Approval of AB 402 – Special Provisions for Review of Out of Agency Contracts Outside a Sphere of Influence Within San Bernardino County



Information Items:


11.  Legislative Update Report

12.  Executive Officer's Report:

13. Commissioner Comments
(This is an opportunity for Commissioners to comment on issues not listed on the agenda, provided that the subject matter is within the jurisdiction of the Commission and that no action may be taken on off-agenda items unless authorized by law.)

14. Comments from the Public                                                                                            

(By Commission policy, the public comment period is limited to five minutes per person for comments related to items under the jurisdiction of LAFCO.)




The Commission may adjourn for lunch from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m.  The Commission may take action on any item listed in this Agenda whether or not it is listed For Action.  In its deliberations, the Commission may make appropriate changes incidental to the above-listed proposals.

 

Materials related to an item on this Agenda submitted to the Commission or prepared after distribution of the agenda packet will be available for public inspection in the LAFCO office at 215 N. D St., Suite 204, San Bernardino, during normal business hours, on the LAFCO website at www.sbclafco.org, and at the hearing.

 

Current law and Commission policy require the publishing of staff reports prior to the public hearing.  These reports contain technical findings, comments, and recommendations of staff.  The staff recommendation may be accepted or rejected by the Commission after its own analysis and consideration of public testimony.

 

IF YOU CHALLENGE ANY DECISION REGARDING ANY OF THE ABOVE PROPOSALS IN COURT, YOU MAY BE LIMITED TO RAISING ONLY  THOSE ISSUES YOU OR SOMEONE ELSE RAISED DURING THE PUBLIC TESTIMONY PERIOD REGARDING THAT PROPOSAL OR IN WRITTEN CORRESPONDENCE DELIVERED TO THE LOCAL AGENCY FORMATION COMMISSION AT, OR PRIOR TO, THE PUBLIC HEARING.

 

The Political Reform Act requires the disclosure of expenditures for political purposes related to a change of organization or reorganization proposal which has been submitted to the Commission, and contributions in support of or in opposition to such measures, shall be disclosed and reported to the same extent and subject to the same requirements as provided for local initiative measures presented to the electorate (Government Code Section 56700.1).  Questions regarding this should be directed to the Fair Political Practices Commission at www.fppc.ca.gov or at 1-866-ASK-FPPC (1-866-275-3772).

 

A person with a disability may contact the LAFCO office at (909) 388-0480 at least 72-hours before the scheduled meeting to request receipt of an agenda in an alternative format or to request disability-related accommodations, including auxiliary aids or services, in order to participate in the public meeting.  Later requests will be accommodated to the extent feasible.