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 SEPTEMBER 16, 2015



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 August 19, 2015 

2. Approval of Executive Officer's Expense Report 

3. Ratify Payments as Reconciled for Months of July and August 2015 and Note Cash Receipts 

4. Consideration of Fee Reduction Request by the Twentynine Palms Water District for its Reorganization Proposal to Annex its Territory to the San Bernardino County Fire Protection District and Divest the District of Fire Powers   

5. Consideration of Fee Reduction Request by the Hesperia Fire Protection District for its Reorganization Proposal to Annex its Territory to the San Bernardino County Fire Protection District and Dissolve the Fire Protection District 

6. Review and Approve Consultant Contract with Bob Aldrich to Provide Supplemental Staffing During FY 2015-16  



Public Hearing Items:


7. Consent Items Deferred for Discussion

8. Consideration of:(1) CEQA Statutory Exemption for LAFCO 3192; and (2) LAFCO 3192 -- Sphere of Influence Amendment for the Chino Basin Water Conservation District to include possible expansion or reduction of sphere of influence



Discussion Items:


9.  LAFCO Staff Request Regarding Service Review Required by the Proposed Sphere of Influence Amendments for the San Bernardino County Fire Protection District


Information Items:


10.  Legislative Update Report

11.  Executive Officer's Report:

12. 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.)

13. 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.