• Coronavirus
For Immediate Release

Press Conference to Discuss First Case of Community Spread of Coronavirus in Sonoma County

Santa Rosa, CA  –  March 14, 2020 at 9:30 PM  –  En Espanol

The County of Sonoma invites interested media to attend a press conference, where officials will answer questions about the first case of community spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Sonoma County and about the local health emergency response.

Today’s County press conference to discuss first confirmed coronavirus case of community spread and other related information will be live-streamed on the County’s Facebook page at noon.

Sonoma County Health officials on Saturday, March 14, 2020 reported the first confirmed case of community spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the County.   

Additionally, there is another individual associated with this patient whose test results are currently pending. This other individual is self-quarantined and without symptoms. All individuals this patient may have had contact with are being contacted. This case was found through the County’s enhanced surveillance project to actively monitor COVID-19.   

This is a developing situation and Sonoma County will be releasing more information as it becomes available.


Contact Information

County Administrator's Office
County of Sonoma
575 Administration Drive
Suite 104A
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.464665, -122.725235