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Community Engagement and Healing Subcommittee


This subcommittee is charged with developing and recommending strategies and activities to support the work of The Community Policing and Civilian Review Subcommittees in their efforts to foster community engagement and healing. Members of this subcommittee could be thought of as community ambassadors for the Task Force and will develop the opportunities and venues to foster community dialogue and interaction for Task Force members. Additionally, this subcommittee will write up periodic reports for the Board of Supervisors on community feedback from topics raised at the Board of Supervisors Community Healing session of November 5, 2013. (Charter Charge 4

The specific activities of this subcommittee may include:

  • Developing and supporting lines of communications with local community groups and stakeholders;
  • Coordinating community engagement events for Task Force members;
  • Designing avenues and strategies for the community to provide input into Task Force charges, with specific emphasis on strategies to engage youth;
  • Developing community awareness and education activities related to the charges of the Task Force; 
  • Collecting and providing community feedback to the whole Task Force;
  • Coordinating and convening meetings with community engagement professionals in order to facilitate meaningful and productive dialogue between the Task Force and community;
  • Developing draft periodic reports for full Task Force consideration regarding community feedback to be shared with The Board of Supervisors, consistent with Charter Charge 4.
  • Developing a time line for Subcommittee work. 

    Contact Information

    Business Hours
    Monday – Friday
    8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Sonoma County Administration Building
    575 Administration Drive
    Room 104A
    Santa Rosa, CA 95403

    Meeting Calendars

    Rules of Procedure and Task Force Charter

    Rules of Procedure

    The purpose of these Rules of Procedure is to foster understanding and respect for the democratic process, facilitate compliance with applicable laws, encourage public participation…

    Rules of Procedure

    Task Force Charter

    The purpose of the Task Force is set forth in the Charter approved by the Board of Supervisors on December 10, 2013.

    Background: The Need

    First Charge

    Second Charge

    Third Charge

    Fourth Charge

    Approach to the Work

    Membership and Composition