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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.

  • Published on March 11, 2016 at 5:10 PM

    The National Weather Service is currently forecasting a second storm to pass through Sonoma County, with more heavy rainfall and some minor flooding of rivers and creeks. 

  • Published on March 10, 2016 at 1:53 PM

    The National Weather Service is currently forecasting a strong winter storm to pass over Sonoma County beginning today and continuing through Sunday.  Heavy rainfall and some flooding of rivers and creeks is anticipated. Current predictions indicate the Russian River will crest at 34.7 feet on Saturday morning. At this level, low-lying areas along the lower Russian River are expected to experience flooding...

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  • Board of Supervisors
    Published on June 24, 2016

    The County of Sonoma and its Community and Local Law Enforcement (CALLE) Task Force has been recognized by the National Association for Civilian Oversight of Law Enforcement (NACOLE) for the Achievement in Oversight/ Contribution to Oversight Award. The award recognizes the nearly 2 year effort to bring review, transparency, and community engagement to law enforcement activities following the fatal shooting of 13 year old Andy Lopez by a Sheriff’s Deputy in Sonoma County on October 22, 2013.

  • Permit and Resource Management Department
    Published on June 22, 2016

    A community design workshop for the Springs Specific Plan will be held on Wednesday June 29th, 6:00 p.m., at the Sonoma Charter School Multi-Purpose Room, in Sonoma. The public is encouraged to attend and provide input into this exciting planning project for the Springs area, which includes the Highway 12 corridor from Agua Caliente Road to Verano Avenue.

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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

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

SoCo Budget

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SoCo Budget is an interactive tool to explore the County's annual operating budget.

Sonoma County Annual Reports

2015 Sonoma County Annual Report

Enrich, Inspire, Connect

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Investing in beautiful, thriving & sustainable communities for all

Sonoma LAFCO

Local Agency Formation Commission

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Created by State law in 1963 to regulate the boundaries of cities and special districts.

Task Force Website

Community and Local Law Enforcement Task Force

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Task Force Charter, Rules of Procedure, members and presentations.

County Compensation and Salaries

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2011-2013 salary and benefit information for Sonoma County employees

SB 272

Senate Bill 272 requires local agencies publish a list of systems that serve as original sources of data within an agency.

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