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Board of Supervisors

Sonoma County Board of Supervisors sits as the governing board of Sonoma County and of various special jurisdictions such as the Sonoma County Water Agency, the Northern Sonoma County Air Pollution Control District, the Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District, County Sanitation Districts, and the Community Development Commission. The Board is composed of five supervisors elected from supervisorial districts for four year terms.

James Gore: 4 District| David Rabbitt: 2 District
Efren Carrillo: 5 District  | Susan Gorin: 1 District  | Shirlee Zane: 3 District

2015 State of the County: Annual Report to the Community

county seal 120This year’s State of the County was held on January 22, 2015, at the DoubleTree Hotel in Rohnert Park.

This highly anticipated annual breakfast event highlighted key opportunities, challenges, and initiatives facing Sonoma County in the coming year.

The 2015 State of the County was delivered by Supervisor Susan Gorin, District 1.

In addition, Ben Stone, Executive Director of Sonoma County Economic Development Board, delivered the welcome message with progress and plan updates.  And Jerry Nickelsburg, UCLA Anderson Forecast's Senior Economist, presented our keynote address. He will provide a special analysis and forecast for the California economy, as well as the prospects for Sonoma County.

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Event hosted by:
Sonoma County Economic Development Board

Assessment Appeals

Assessment Appeals Calculator 120The Assessment Appeals Board is an independent agency providing taxpayers a means to appeal their property tax assessment.

A valid and timely Application for Changed Assessment will be scheduled for a hearing before the Assessment Appeals Board.

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  • January 15, 2015
    District Attorney Jill Ravitch announced today defendant Jesus Sanchez Chaves, 43-yrs-old, was sentenced to more than 55 years-to-life in state prison for sexually assaulting his 12-year-old step-daughter.
  • January 14, 2015
    Recently, the Sonoma County Clerk-Recorder-Assessor Department has become aware that the Sonoma County Clerk’s Office phone number (707-565-3800) has been used in a telephone number ‘spoofing’ scam, where the caller threatens Sonoma County residents with arrest for failure to pay money to individuals pretending to be government officials. Using a practice known as "caller ID spoofing," callers can deliberately falsify the telephone number and/or name relayed as the Caller ID information to disguise the identity of the calling party.
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California State Association of Counties (CSAC) places a strong emphasis on educating the public about the value and need for county programs and services.

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The National Association of Counties (NACo) is the only national organization that represents county governments in the United States.

Contact Information

County of Sonoma
Office Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
575 Administration Drive
Room 100 A
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.464626, -122.725441

Board Meetings

General Information

Board meetings are generally held every Tuesday at 8:30 am.

Meeting Schedule

Agendas, Minutes & Videos

Frequently Asked Questions

Helpful Resources

District Lookup

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As a result of the 2010 Census and Reapportionment, your districts may have changed.


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