Public Hearing on Veterans Home of California, Yountville
Thursday, June 22, 2017
State Capitol, Room 437
Sacramento, CA 95814

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    All written testimony submitted electronically is linked to the witnesses names below.

    Public Hearing: 9:30 a.m.

    Opening Remarks

    Update: CalVet Plans for the Yountville Veterans Home Campus

    1. Dr. Vito Imbasciani, Secretary, California Department of Veterans Affairs

    Transforming Public Spaces Using Public-Private Partnerships

    1. Craig Middleton, Former Executive Director, The Presidio Trust 
    2. Daniel Feitelberg, Senior Advisor to the Chancellor, University of California, Merced

In the Home: A Resident’s Perspective

  1. James “Jim” Peifer, Resident, Yountville Veterans Home (Attachments)

In the Home: The Allied Council’s Perspective

  1. Ed Warren, Chair, Yountville Allied Council
  2. James Musson, Treasurer, Yountville Allied Council

The Yountville Impact

  1. John Dunbar, Mayor, Town of Yountville

Managing Lease Agreements on the Yountville Veterans Home Campus

  1. Jim Martone, Chief, Asset Management Branch, and Robert “Bob” McKinnon, Assistant Chief, Asset Management Branch, Department of General Services

Lessons From Ramping Down California’s Developmental Centers

  1. Amy Wall, Assistant Director of Developmental Center Closure, and Tiffani Andrade, Assistant Deputy Director of Community Development and Housing, California Department of Developmental Services

Public Comments


Thursday, June 22, 2017
925 L Street, Room 175
Sacramento, CA 95814

The Commission will consider agenda items I-IV at approximately 12:30 p.m.  (The precise time will vary depending upon the testimony of witnesses and will be determined at the discretion of the chair). Members of the public will have an opportunity to make comments about Commission agenda items during the meeting.

I. Business Meeting Minutes from May 25, 2017

II. Project Selection

III. Implementation

IV. Reports from the California State Auditor’s Office