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Susan Gorin 2018 Responsibilities

The Board of Supervisors of the County of Sonoma is charged with the responsibility of establishing policy to guide the various functions of the County and, where necessary, to establish procedures by which functions are performed.

Ad-Hoc Committees

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Member

Medicinal Marijuana Regulation and Safety Implementation

Focus on implementation of new medical cannabis regulations, County Ordinance and potential tax revenue.

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Member

Joint City/County Housing and Homelessness

Focusing on increasing housing, and addressing homelessness.

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Member

See Ad-Hoc Committee assignments for all Supervisors

Standing Committees

Upstream Investments

Chartered by the Board of Supervisors to understand the antecedents to criminal behavior and to identify upstream interventions that reduce downstream criminal justice costs.   

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Primary 

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Successor Agency Oversight Boards

Sonoma County Successor Agency Oversight Board - County Representative

The Oversight Board directs the staff of the Successor Agency to perform the work related to the Enforceable Obligations of the former redevelopment agency, as required by ABx1-26. 

Per the process developed by the Ad-Hoc on County Oversight Board Appointments, appointments are approved by the full board based on recommendations as outlined on the attached Oversight Board Matrix.

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Primary

Sonoma County Successor Agency Oversight Board – Special District Representative

Appointed by Water Agency Board of Directors

Advises the Agency’s Board of Directors on The Oversight Board directs the staff of the Successor Agency to perform the work related to the Enforceable Obligations of the former redevelopment agency, as required by ABx1-26. 

Per the process developed by the Ad-Hoc on County Oversight Board Appointments, appointments are approved by the full board based on recommendations as outlined on the attached Oversight Board Matrix.

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Primary

City of Santa Rosa Successor Agency Oversight Board – Special District Representative

Appointed by Water Agency Board of Directors

Advises the Agency’s Board of Directors on The Oversight Board directs the staff of the Successor Agency to perform the work related to the Enforceable Obligations of the former redevelopment agency, as required by ABx1-26. 

Per the process developed by the Ad-Hoc on County Oversight Board Appointments, appointments are approved by the full board based on recommendations as outlined on the attached Oversight Board Matrix.

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Primary

See Successor Agency Oversight Board assignments for all Supervisors

Countywide Assignments

Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO)

A separate government agency established by state law to oversee orderly development of the county related to the boundaries of local governments. LAFCO can approve or deny annexations or changes to these boundaries and can make determinations allowing the provision of services by a local government outside of its boundary.

Upcoming Meetings

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Primary

Sonoma County Transportation Authority / Sonoma County Regional Climate Protection Authority 

Sonoma County Transportation Authority serves as the coordinating and advocacy agency for transportation funding for Sonoma County and is governed by a twelve member Board of Directors who work to maintain and improve the transportation network.

Sonoma County Regional Climate Protection Authority improves coordination on climate change issues and establish a clearinghouse for efforts to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The RCPA is made up of the same Board of Directors as the SCTA and includes representatives from each of the nine cities in Sonoma County and the Board of Supervisors.

Upcoming Meetings

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Primary

Sonoma Valley County Sanitation

Board Chair and 1st District Supervisor required members.

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Primary

Waste Management Agency JPA

The Sonoma County Waste Management Agency, formed in April 1992, is the joint powers authority of the nine incorporated cities and the County of Sonoma. The mission of the Agency is waste diversion required by State law AB939. The Agency's programs include household hazardous waste, composting, wood waste recycling, planning and education.

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Primary

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Regional Assignments

Association of Bay Area Governments

Acts as the official planning agency for the SF Bay region, with a mission to strengthen cooperation among local governments.

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Alternate

Bay Conservation Development Commission

Dedicated to the protection and enhancement of San Francisco Bay and its responsible use.  Primary activities are planning the protection, enhancement, and restoration of wetlands; protecting wetlands, and balancing the protection of wetlands against other often high priority objectives. 

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Primary

North Bay Watershed Association

A group of 15 regional and local public agencies located throughout Marin, Sonoma, and Napa counties whose mission is to facilitate partnerships across political boundaries that promote stewardship of the North Bay watershed resources.

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Alternate 

North Bay Water Reuse Authority

Cooperative program in the North San Pablo Bay region that promotes sustainability and environmental enhancement by expanding use of recycled water.

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Alternate

North Bay Water Reuse Authority – Sonoma Valley County Sanitation District Representative

Cooperative program in the North San Pablo Bay region that promotes sustainability and environmental enhancement by expanding use of recycled water.

Supervisor Gorin's Role: Primary

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State Assignments

CSAC Board of Directors

Committed to representing county government before the California Legislature, administrative agencies and the federal government. Places a strong emphasis on educating the public about the value and need for the programs and services of California’s 58 counties.

Supervisor Gorin's role: Alternate

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Contact Information

Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Contact us by Phone
Address
Board of Supervisors
575 Administration Drive
Room 100 A
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.464626, -122.725441

Board of Supervisors Assignments

Appointments to County Initiated Committees

Standing Committees

Ad-Hoc Committees

Appointments to External Boards and Committees

Countywide Assignments

Regional Assignments

State Assignments

Department Liaisons