How to Address the Board of Supervisors

  1. Control of Meeting
  2. Public Comment
  3. Public Hearings
  4. Order & Decorum
  5. Ordinances
  6. Informational Correspondence

Control of Meeting

The Board Chair shall first caution any person at the meeting who is abusive, disruptive, or out of order, and then ask that person to leave if the person will not stop; additionally, the Chair reserves the right to recess the meeting until the person leaves or is escorted out and order is restored.


  • Nevada County Land Use Code Section L-II 5.12 (PDF) (Appeals)
  • Nevada County Resolution 22-092 (PDF) (Order and Decorum of Board Business)
  • Ralph M. Brown Act, California Government Code Section 54950, et. seq. (Open meetings law)