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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.

Announcing the Community and Local Law Enforcement Task Force

AgreementInformation about the Community and Local Law Enforcement Task Force is now available online.

The Task Force was created by the Board of Supervisors as one of the community healing measures following the tragic death of Andy Lopez.

On line materials include meeting agendas and other meeting and reference materials.

Read Announcement
  • October 31, 2014
    The County of Sonoma has launched a project to seek a more effective, efficient, and sustainable fire service system in the county, particularly the unincorporated areas. Fire services in Sonoma County are provided today by dedicated and excellent volunteers and professionals. Yet, many districts and volunteer companies in the County are facing significant financial stresses. Recommendations will be developed over the next 12 months.
  • October 29, 2014
    This Saturday, November 1st, from 12:00 to 5:00 p.m., soccer players from throughout the Sonoma County Community will descend upon Elsie Allen High School to compete for the Roseland Cup Perpetual Trophy with local law enforcement service providers. The Roseland Cup Tournament is about bringing local residents together with their law enforcement service providers in a non-threatening environment for a day of fun and excitement, competition and camaraderie.
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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

Sonoma LAFCO

Local Agency Formation Commission

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

County Compensation and Salaries

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