The Agenda


BOARD OF SUPERVISORS: 9 a.m. Tuesday, basement chamber, Tenth Street Place, 1010 10th St., Modesto.

On the Net: www.stancounty.com/bos/agenda-minutes.shtm

Consider putting the half-cent sales tax for transportation on the November ballot.

Hold public hearing to consider adjustments to solid waste collection service rates, including the bulky item curbside collection program.

Consider opposing a legislative measure to divert local funding to fix the state budget crisis.


7 p.m. Tuesday, boardroom, 605 Sylvan Ave., Modesto. On the Net: http://sylvan.csbaagendaonline.net

Consider approval of superintendent's contract for July 1, 2008, to June 30, 2010, with a salary of $184,022 and 222 work days per year.

MODESTO IRRIGATION DISTRICT BOARD OF DIRECTORS: 8:30 a.m. closed session, 9 a.m. open session, Tuesday, boardroom, 1231 11th St. On the Net: www.mid.org/board/agenda/default.htm

Hold a midyear budget review.


7 p.m. Monday, basement chamber, Tenth Street Place. On the Net: www.modestogov.com/cdd/pc/agendas.asp

Consider extending the vesting rights for two subdivision plans, one of which is owned by City Councilman Garrad Marsh. Builders are putting their projects on hold because of the poor housing market; some are asking cities to extend the period in which they can build without incurring new government fees.

NEWMAN CITY COUNCIL: 7 p.m. Tuesday, council chamber, 1200 Main St. On the Net: www.cityofnewman.com

Hear report on recreation program fee increases.

Consider Newman Family Apartments environmental assessment.

OAKDALE CITY COUNCIL: 7 p.m. Monday, council chamber, 277 N. Second Ave. On the Net: www.ci.oakdale.ca.us

Consider proposal for townhouses built near shopping center.

TURLOCK CITY COUNCIL: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Yosemite Room, 156 S. Broadway. On the Net: www.ci.turlock.ca.us/government/turlockcitycouncil/citycouncilmeetings

Consider ordinance governing alcohol sales at pool rooms and billiards parlors.

TURLOCK IRRIGATION DISTRICT BOARD OF DIRECTORS: 9 a.m. Tuesday, boardroom, 333 E. Canal Drive. On the Net:www.tid.org/News/BoardAgenda

Hold a workshop on a planned drinking water plant.


BOARD OF EDUCATION: 3:30 p.m. Monday, boardroom, 444 W. 23rd St., Merced. On the Net: www.mcoe.org/board/meetings

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS: 10 a.m. Tuesday, administration building, 2222 M St., Merced. On the Net: www.co.merced.ca.us/bos/boardagenda/current.pdf

Review Health Department fee structure.

GUSTINE CITY COUNCIL: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, council chamber, 682 Third Ave. On the Net: www.cityofgustine.com/agendas.html

Consider fees for citywide lighting and landscaping district.


MANTECA CITY COUNCIL: 7 p.m. Monday, council chamber, 1001 W. Center St. On the Net: www.ci.manteca.ca.us/legis/agenda.pdf

Review reports of water and sewer fees, and set public hearings for the fall.

Consider hiring consultant to guide downtown improvement efforts.


SONORA CITY COUNCIL: 5 p.m. Monday, City Hall, 94 N. Washington St. On the Net: www.sonoraca.com/government/agendas.htm

Consider seeking a state grant for a housing and income survey.