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County Administrator's Office

Welcome to the County of Sonoma. We take great pride in serving our residents and visitors and thank you for taking the time to visit our website.

Veronica Ferguson, County Administrator

Veronica Ferguson
County Administrator

The Board of Supervisors appoints the County Administrator. In addition to assisting the Board in managing, directing and coordinating the operations of all county departments, the County Administrator also prepares the county budget and makes recommendations to the Board to promote economy and efficiency within the county.

The County Administrator's Office assists the Board of Supervisors in managing, directing and coordinating the operation of all departments over which the Board exercises control. The County Administrator also appoints the General Services, Fire Services and Information Systems Directors.

  • Sonoma County
    Community Development Commission
    December 17, 2014
    The Sonoma County Community Development Commission (CDC) has been authorized by the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors to issue a Request for Proposals (RFP) to use up to $80,000 in one-time County funds to address identified and unmet needs of day laborers and domestic workers in the County
  • December 12, 2014
    The Sheriff’s Office Civil Bureau is soliciting proposals for an automated Civil Case Management System and related services. The system will be used to track and manage Civil cases, generate forms and documents, and perform Civil accounting functions.
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  • County Administrator's Office
    December 12, 2014
    The Russian River crested at noon today at 33.41 feet. It was at 32.85 feet as of 6:00 PM this evening. With the River levels receeding, and no rain forecasted for tomorrow, the County is moving from emergency operations to a focus on recovery efforts.
  • County Administrator's Office
    December 12, 2014
    The latest forecast from the California Nevada River Forecast Center is indicating a reduced flood level estimate from the winter storm that began in Sonoma County on Wednesday. The latest modeling indicates that the peak of the Russian River flooding will occur at 11:00 AM today, at a crest of 33.3 feet. The River reached flood level (32 feet) at 5:15 AM Friday morning, and is anticipated to remain at or above that level through 8:00 PM. Rain is expected through 9:00 PM tonight, tapering off starting at 3:00 PM.
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Major activities of the office include:

  • Review of all Agenda Items for the Weekly Meetings of the Board of Supervisors
  • Evaluation of Performance of Appointed Department Heads
  • Responsibility for Managing and Coordinating the County' Emergency Services Function
  • Legislative Analysis for the Board of Supervisors and all County Departments
  • Preparation of Studies and Analyses including Quarterly Financial Reports and Multi-Year Budget Projections
  • Preparation of the County Budget Preparation of the County's Capital Improvement Program
  • Staff Services to the Criminal Justice Council and the Health and Human Services Council
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Contact Information

575 Administration Drive
Suite 104A
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.464665, -122.725235

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