Council Meeting Materials : August 27, 2019

August 27, 2019

1:00 p.m.

Sacramento County Board of Supervisors | Board Chambers | 700 H Street, Suite 1450 | Sacramento, CA 95814

Item 3 | Approval of Meeting Minutes

Item 4 | Council Members Update

Item 5 | Consent Calendar

Reconfirm award recommendations approved at the June 21, 2019 Strategic Growth Council meeting for the Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities Program, maintaining West Carson Villas as a substitute project.

Item 6 | Executive Director's Report

  • Program updates
  • Staffing updates
  • Legislative update

Item 7 | Climate Change Research Program Program


Review of Proposed Updates for Round 3 of Climate Change Research Program

Item 8 | Sustainable Agricultural Land Conservation

Informational Item:

Program Update

  • Background presentation on Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation grant program
  • Presentation by SALC grant recipient, Andrea MacKenzie, General Manager, Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority

Item 9 | Technical Assistance

Informational Item:

CA Department of Food and Agriculture Update on Technical Assistance Partnership with University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources

  • Updated on newly-established technical assistance partnership with University of California Cooperative Extension to support Climate-Smart Agricultural practices
  • Presentation by Doug Parker, Ph.D., Director, California Institute for Water Resources. University of California, Office of the President

Item 10 | General Public Comment

Item 11 | Meeting Adjourned

Meeting Information

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