Board of Supervisors 3/18: Medical Marijuana Cultivation; The Women’s Fund Presentation; Water Use Agreement with McConnell Foundation

The subject at this day’s meeting of the Board of Supervisors was the proposed county ordinance relating to Medical Marijuana Cultivation. That ordinance (SCC 2014-2) was adopted on January 28, 2014. It would outlaw marijuana cultivation outdoors altogether, Continue Reading

Board of Supervisors 3/11: Short-staffed Shasta County Farm Services Agency; Lassen Backcountry Stewardship Plan; Consent Calendar

The Board of Supervisors on this Tuesday acted to protect a $24 million industry. At the request of Supervisor Pam Giacomini, the Board approved a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture concerning the recently established Emergency Conservation Program. The… Continue Reading

Board of Supes 2/25: Mid-Year Budget Report; End of Declaration of Emergency for Mobile Home Explosion; Shasta Mosquito and Vector Control District Report

The Board of Supervisors on this day received a Mid-Year Budget Report from Bebe Palin, Fiscal Chief, and began the first steps to prepare the 2014-15 Budget. In general, the news was good, with most Departments reporting little variance from… Continue Reading

Feb. 11 Board of Supervisors: From Explosive Situation to Camp for Kids

The Supervisors met briefly on February 11. They began with a Special Meeting concerning the explosion in a trailer in an unincorporated area west of Redding, resulting in an injury to the resident that occurred last week. The Board adopted… Continue Reading