SPECIAL MEETING OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

ORANGE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA              


Thursday, February 9, 2017,
2:00 P.M.

 

BOARD HEARING ROOM, FIRST FLOOR

333 W. Santa Ana Blvd., 10 Civic Center Plaza

Santa Ana, California

 

 

MICHELLE STEEL

CHAIRWOMAN

Second District

 

 

ANDREW DO                              

VICE CHAIR                             

First District

 

 

TODD SPITZER

SUPERVISOR

Third District

 

 

 

SHAWN NELSON                           

SUPERVISOR                             

Fourth District

 

 

LISA A. BARTLETT

SUPERVISOR

Fifth District

 

ATTENDANCE:  Supervisors: Do, Nelson, Spitzer and Steel

 

EXCUSED:         Supervisor Bartlett                                                            

 

PRESENT:

COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER

 

Frank Kim

 

COUNTY COUNSEL

 

Leon J. Page

 

CLERK OF THE BOARD

 

Robin Stieler

 

 

 

INVOCATION: Supervisor Nelson, Fourth District, gave the invocation

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE: Vice Chair Do, First District, led the assembly in the Pledge of Allegiance

 

 

 

I. PRESENTATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS (None)

 

II. PUBLIC COMMENTS

 

Mark Richard Daniels - Oral Re: Los Amigos OC, homeless is a national tragedy, need to reach out to Federal government to solve homeless issues

 

Dwight Smith - Oral Re: OC Catholic Worker, homeless in Santa Ana Riverbed, rip rap placement in riverbed, location where homeless are to pick up their belongings is an empty ditch

 

Brendan Hamme - Oral Re: Staff attorney at ACLU of Southern California, letter sent demanding immediate action rectifying imprisonment of homeless persons at the Santa Ana Riverbed, reconsider how the homeless are treated and consider permanent housing

 

Madeleine Spencer - Oral Re: Santa Ana Business Council's work performed in the downtown cooridor of Santa Ana, genocidal culture in the County

 

Jamie Ludovise - Oral Re: Homeless in riverbeds, safe zones, fences detaining homeless

 

Tim Houtchen - Oral Re: Homeless in riverbeds,  County and cities maintain public policy towards homelessness that are failures,volunteered to assist County staff move homeless during rain

 

Linda Lehnkering - Oral Re: Displacement of homeless and funding needed to end homelessness

 

Lou Noble - Oral Re: Homeless advocate, assisting homeless out of the riverbed, need homeless solutions and safe zones for the homeless

 

Monica - Oral Re: Reaction from the public of homeless situation in the County, homeless lives are in danger, work with the poverty task force and City of Anaheim to address homeless and find solutions

 

Mike Robbins - Oral Re: Homeless in riverbed, homeless concerns

 

Rayna Hamre - Oral Re: Interim Minister at Orange Coast Unitarian Universalist Church, moving homeless with nowhere to put them, in need of housing and wrap around services for the homeless

 

Morgan Denges - Oral Re: Notices in the riverbed to reclaim property seized by OC Public Works provide a bogus address in Lake Forest

 

III. CONSENT CALENDAR (None)

END OF CONSENT CALENDAR

 


IV. DISCUSSION ITEMS (Item 1)

 

ELECTED DEPARTMENT HEADS

 

1.

Sheriff-Coroner - Adopt resolution ratifying the proclamation of a local emergency by the Vice Chair of the Board related to 2017 winter storm events; and set review to determine need for continuing local emergency for 2/28/17, 9:30 a.m. and every 30 days thereafter - All Districts

13245
    X

APPROVED AS RECOMMENDED

 

RESO: 17-012

 

V. PUBLIC HEARINGS (None)

 

VI. CLOSED SESSION (None)

 

VII. CEO, BOARD COMMENTS & ADJOURNMENT

 

COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICER COMMENTS:
None

BOARD COMMENTS:
Supervisor Nelson - Oral Re: Public perception of the County not assisting the homeless, County efforts are ongoing, challenge of finding right way to fix homelessness, need help from everyone to resolve homelessness

 

ADJOURNED:  2:41 P.M.

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Adjourned in memory of Angelina Arvizu

 

 

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Left Margin Notes

 

 

 

1. = Supervisor Do

A.  =   Abstained

2. = Supervisor Steel

X.  =   Excused

3. = Supervisor Spitzer

N.  =   No

4. = Supervisor Nelson

BO =   Board Order

5. = Supervisor Bartlett

 

 

 

ORD.  = Ordinance

 

RESO. = Resolution

 

 

Above numbers refer to Supervisorial Districts (1st number = Moved by; 2nd number = Seconded by)

 

 

                                                                                                                                                           

Chair, Orange County Board of Supervisors

                                                                                   

 

 

 

 

                                                                       

Orange County Clerk of the Board