PROCESS TO PROVIDE PUBLIC COMMENT:
IN PERSON: Any members of the public wishing to register to speak on/support/oppose an agenda item
can register in person at the meeting using paper registration forms. IT IS HIGHLY ENCOURAGED TO
REGISTER VIA THE ZOOM LINK ABOVE EVEN IF YOU PLAN ON ATTENDING IN PERSON.
In person registrations to provide public comment will be accepted throughout the meeting.
VIRTUAL: Any members of the public wishing to register to speak on/support/oppose an agenda item
MUST REGISTER USING THE LINK ABOVE (even if you plan to attend using your phone). Virtual
registrations to provide public comment will be accepted until 30 minutes prior to the beginning of the
In order to testify (provide public comment) virtually, you must be in attendance at the meeting via Zoom
or phone, you will then either be unmuted or promoted to a panelist and provided time to speak to the
If you want to submit a written comment for this meeting, or send handouts for board members, please
send them to: firstname.lastname@example.org
A. Call To Order
Chair Chawla called the meeting to order at 5:31 pm
YGP Member Simmons present and participated virtually.
Supervisors Collins, Downing and Smith participated virtually.
Others present: Steve Books, Mike Farin, Supervisor Erickson, Sup.Engelberger,
Sup. Ripp, Sup. Castillo, Allan Levin, Susan West, Lyle Updike, Lance Green,
Steve Verburg, Tom Mathies
Staff present: Kim Jones, Carrie Springer, Amy Tutwiler, John Reimer, Kyle
Minks, Steve Ottelien, Amy Piaget, Laura Hicklin
B. Consideration of Minutes
Minutes of the February 23, 2023 Environment, Agriculture & Natural
Environment and Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee
A motion was made by SMITH, seconded by COLLINS, that the Minutes be
approved. The motion carried by a voice vote, 4-0, YGP 1-0.
C. Fund Transfers
D. Referrals (Resolutions & Ordinance Amendments)