Dry Creek Valley Store

Dry Creek Valley Citizens Advisory Council Meeting

May 16, 2019 at 6:00 PM

 Fire Station Training Room

 601 Healdsburg Avenue

Healdsburg, CA 95448
38.61635, -122.872412

Meeting Documentation


  1. Opening
    1. Call to Order
    2. Roll Call
  2. Introduction of Council members – Swearing in of new Council Member
  3. Approval of Minutes: Action items: Minutes of regular DCVCAC Meeting February 21, 2019
  4. Public Comments: This time is set aside to receive comments from the public regarding matters of general interest not on the agenda, but related to DCVCAC business. Pursuant to the Brown Act, however, the DCVCAC cannot consider any issues or take action on any requests during this comment period. Each person is usually granted 3 minutes to speak; time limitations are at the discretion of the Chair.
    Each speaker should sign in and introduce themselves including stating his or her name and address and fill out a speaker form.
  5. Correspondence – None
  6. Council member Announcements and Disclosures: Information only
  7. Referrals from Permit Sonoma: Action Item — Note: Consideration of proposed projects will proceed as follows:
    1. Presentation by project applicant.
    2. Questions by Council members.
    3. Questions and comments from the Public.
    4. Response by applicant, if required.
    5. Comments by Council members.
    6. Resolution, Action, if indicated.

      File Number: UPD18‐0053
      Applicant Name: Steven Sommer
      Owner Name: Steven and Candace Sommer
      Site Address:
      6029 Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg
      APN: 090‐240‐022
      Project Description: Request for a Use Permit a medium outdoor cannabis cultivation operation (10,001‐43,560 square feet) to occur on a 59.55‐acre parcel zoned LIA B6 20Z RC50/50 SR. There are 3 existing single‐family homes on the parcel and 16‐acres of vineyards.

      File Number: LLA19‐0007
      Applicant Name: Wayne and Pauline Rogers
      Owner Name: Wayne and Pauline Rogers
      Site Address: 
      2329 West Dry Creek Road, Healdsburg
      APN: 089‐200‐018

      Project Description: Request for a Lot Line Adjustment between two parcels, 5.04 acres (Lot A) and 13.48 acres (Lot B) resulting in two parcels, 12.47 acres (Lot A) in size and 6.07 acres (Lot B in size; these parcels contain administrative Certificate of Compliance parcels involving 18.52 acres.

  8. Discussion Items: Action Item Action if indicated
    Discussion of potential Westside CAC
    Discussion of Cannabis referral process and communication
    Discussion of improving email communication regarding referrals
  9. Agenda Items: Potential projects for future meetings and suggestions for the next DCVCAC Meeting. Discussion.
  10. Adjournment: Action Item

Council meetings are held the third Thursday of the month at Healdsburg Fire Station Training Room, 601 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg, CA or the City of Healdsburg Council Chambers, 401 Grove Street, Healdsburg, CA.

SB 343 ‐ Documents Related to Open Session Agendas: Any writings or documents provided to a majority of the DCVCAC regarding any item on this agenda after the posting of this agenda and not otherwise exempt from disclosure, will be made available for public review at 575 Administration Drive Room 100‐A, Santa Rosa, CA, during normal business hours.

Disabled Accommodations: The DCVCAC will make reasonable accommodations for persons having special needs due to disabilities. Please contact DCVCACses@gmail.com at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to ensure the necessary accommodations are made.

Contact Information

Jen Mendoza

4th District Director

Board of Supervisors
County of Sonoma
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