Board Meeting Information

Meeting Procedures​

The Board of Supervisors fosters public engagement during the meeting and encourages public participation, civility and use of courteous language. The Board does not condone the use of profanity, vulgar language, gestures or other inappropriate behavior including personal attacks or threats directed towards any meeting participant.

 In compliance with directives of the County, State, and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the meeting will be live stream and open to public attendance pursuant to health and safety guidelines. The practice of social distancing and wearing of face coverings (mask or shield) is recommended for the health and safety of all persons participating in person during the meeting although it is not required. Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Speaker Time Limits

In the interest of facilitating the conduct of the County's business, members of the public (speakers) who wish to address the legislative body during the meeting will have specific time limits as enumerated below. Consent matters are acted upon as one unit, while Public Hearings and separate matters are acted upon individually. Matters not on the posted agenda will be discussed in accordance with the order of the agenda. Speakers should not expect Board members to comment on or respond to comments directly during the meeting. The Board may request county staff to follow up with a speaker or provide additional information after the meeting or at a later date. 

The Chairperson, at their discretion, may increase or decrease the time allocation. Each speaker shall limit remarks to the specified time allotment as follows: 

  • Speakers will have 2-minutes total for a single and/or multiple consent item(s)
  • Speakers will have 2-minutes total for each hearing item
  • Speakers will have 2-minutes total for each separate item
  • ​Speakers will have 2​-minutes total for any matter not on the posted agenda
In-Person Public Comment
  • Speakers will be required to complete and submit a speaker request form to Clerk staff.  The Chairperson will invite each individual to the podium to make a verbal comment.  ​

Written Comment

  • Send an email comment to Include meeting date and agenda item number or off-agenda item. Contact information is optional.
  • Mail a comment to 700 H Street, Suite 2450, Sacramento, CA 95814. Include meeting date and agenda item number or off-agenda item.  Contact information is optional. 
  • Written comments are distributed to members and filed in the record. 

View Meeting

  • Live on Metrocable 14 Comcast, Consolidated Communications and AT&T U-Verse television channels.
  • Webcast live at metro1
  • Each meeting is rebroadcast. Refer to the agenda for the rebroadcast day and time.

Agenda & Material

How To Add An Item On The Agenda

  • ​Matters to be presented at Board meetings are coordinated three weeks in advance and published on the Board's agenda. To request to place an item on the agenda, submit the request to no later than three weeks (3 weeks) prior to the meeting date. Agenda item requests are forwarded to the Chairperson for consideration and review. The agenda is compiled and published by the Clerk of the Board.


  • ​If there is a need for an accommodation pursuant to Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), medical reasons or for other needs, please contact the Clerk of the Board by telephone at (916) 874-5411 (voice) and CA Relay Services 711 (for the hearing impaired) or email at prior to the meeting.​  

Questions Or Assistance

Meeting Location

County Administration Center
700 H Street, Board Chambers (Room 1450)
Sacramento, CA 95814