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  • Published on February 16, 2018

    Join the Energy and Sustainability Division for a free workshop on Rebuilding for Efficiency.  You'll learn about the options, benefits, rebates and incentives and considerations for your design team, 

  • Published on December 21, 2017

    Join the Energy and Sustainability Division for a Home Energy Workshop to learn how you can start saving money and live more comfortably now.

  • Published on September 12, 2017

    For the sixth consecutive year, the County’s Purchasing Division has earned the 2017 Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award. We are one of only 45 agencies in California, and one of only 48 Counties in the US and Canada to receive the prestigious award.

  • Published on August 23, 2017

    Home Energy Workshops in Sonoma County

  • Published on August 10, 2017

    The Board of Supervisors approved the adoption of an ordinance approving a Development and Disposition agreement, authorizing the sale of the Chanate Campus properties.

  • Published on June 5, 2017

    On the Board of Supervisors Agenda for June 20, 2017:

    The Board of Supervisors of the County of Sonoma (“County”) will conduct a public hearing to consider adoption of an ordinance approving a Development and Disposition agreement authorizing the sale of approximately 82 acres of 117 acres of real property owned by the County.

  • Published on May 1, 2017

    The County continues to negotiate the Disposition and Development Agreement with the selected developer for the Chanate Complex.

  • Published on March 13, 2017

    Three Sonoma County libraries will be lending more than books through May 2017.  The Guerneville, Sebastopol and Central Santa Rosa branches will have Do-It-Yourself tool kits that promote water and energy savings.

  • Published on February 6, 2017

    General Services received two proposals in response to the RFP; one from a team led by William Gallaher (Chanate Community Development Partners) and one from a team consisting of Curt Johansen (Chanate Conservation Community). 

  • Published on February 3, 2017

    At their February 7, 2017 meeting, the Board of Supervisors will consider the next phase of the County of Sonoma’s Chanate Complex project, which involves entering into exclusive negotiations with the recommended developer for the project.

  • Published on January 27, 2017
    Attention County Employees who live in Windsor, Rohnert Park, and Petaluma. Learn about carpooling options and the One Day Clean Commute campaign over free lunch!
  • Published on January 25, 2017

    Sonoma County’s General Services Department regained event reservations management and operations of the Santa Rosa, Cotati, and Petaluma Veterans Buildings. 

  • Published on January 24, 2017

    Effective Tuesday, January 17, 2017, Sonoma County’s General Services Department regained event reservations management and operations of the Santa Rosa, Cotati, and Petaluma Veterans Buildings. 

  • Published on September 1, 2016
    Sonoma County Employees— Join General Services in celebrating 10 years of service by the Department’s Energy and Sustainability Division which develops and implements programs that support our community’s resiliency, health, and sustainability.
  • Published on August 4, 2016
    Sonoma County Employees— Join General Services in celebrating 10 years of service by the Department’s Energy and Sustainability Division which develops and implements programs that support our community’s resiliency, health, and sustainability.
  • Published on May 2, 2016
    Bike To Work Day 2016 The County will once again host a Bike to Work Day Energizer Station at the corner of Administration Drive and Ventura Avenue on Thursday, May 12, 2016 during the morning hours of 6:00am and 9:00am. We will be serving a variety of breakfast options along with hot coffee and juice.
  • Published on April 21, 2016

    Saving money is fun

  • Published on February 3, 2016

    At the February 2, 2016 Board of Supervisors meeting, the Board authorized the issuance of the Request for Proposals for a Master Developer for the Repurposing/Redevelopment of the Chanate Campus as prepared by the Facilities Ad Hoc Committee.

  • Published on December 14, 2015

    Every employee’s input is important, so please take a few minutes to complete the commute survey and submit it by Friday, December 22, 2015

  • Published on November 25, 2015

    For information on major property objectives such as housing, health & safety, open space access, stewardship of County resources, and project timeline, visit our Chanate Complex website.

  • Published on October 2, 2015

    Greetings to our Chanate community residents. Members of the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors have engaged in a process to repurpose the Chanate Campus that comprises the vacant Sutter Hospital building and surrounding County-owned properties. 

  • Published on October 2, 2015

    Two sidewalks and three curb ramps at the County center will be replaced to remove accessibility barriers. 

  • Published on July 23, 2015
    Enter to Win Clean Commute Prizes from 511.org!
  • Published on July 1, 2015

    At the March 18, 2014 Board of Supervisors meeting, the Chair ordered the formation of a Facilities Ad Hoc Committee to maximize the highest and best use of County facilities and systems while ensuring access to transit facilities, guiding the process of procuring, operating, and maintaining County facilities and real estate assets, and developing recommendations regarding the best short-and-long-term uses of County property on the Chanate campus.

  • Published on May 8, 2015
    It's that time of year again - Bike to Work Day is coming up on May 14th, 2015 and we are looking for nominations for this year's Bike Champion. Please nominate your fellow employees that are dedicated and passionate about commuting by bicycle to work.
  • Published on April 22, 2015

    Stacy & Witbeck/Herzog on behalf of North Coast Rail Authority, will be upgrading the railroad crossing at Airport Boulevard, Santa Rosa, beginning this Friday, April 24 at 5:00 PM.

    Work will include a 48-hr Road Closure 5 pm Friday, April 24, 2015 until 7 pm Sunday, April 26, 2015

  • Published on April 17, 2015
    It's that time of year again - Bike to Work Day is coming up on May 14th, 2015 and we are looking for nominations for this year's Bike Champion. Please nominate your fellow employees that are dedicated and passionate about commuting by bicycle to work.
  • Published on March 17, 2015
    Win a pair of tickets for dinner on the San Francisco Bay Hornblower Yacht Cruise Line
  • Published on February 27, 2015
    The County of Sonoma is changing to a new electronic procurement system in February 2015. This will replace our existing system, which you might know as “SCOP” or “BuySpeed.” New County bidding opportunities will be posted on the new Supplier Portal in February 2015.
  • Published on February 10, 2015
    Let the 511 RideMatch Service play cupid and find you the perfect carpool match.
  • Published on January 30, 2015
    Track your green trips during January and February and you could win tickets to The Walt Disney Family Museum, or a weekend stay at Hotel Griffon!

    Participating is easy. Access your Trip Diary through your 511 RideMatch account. Log at least fifteen (15) clean commute trips each month and you could win a 4-pack of tickets! Track your carpool trips and you could win a weekend stay!
  • Published on January 7, 2015
    The County of Sonoma is changing from our current procurement system to a new electronic system effective February 2, 2015. In order to receive bid notifications you must register in the new Supplier Portal. This process takes just a few minutes, and the registration process is detailed below. Please register as soon as possible in order to receive notification of County solicitations, and to maintain uninterrupted access to our bids.
  • Published on November 6, 2014

    Join the Sonoma County Energy Independence Office for a free workshop to learn about topics including:

    • Energy and water saving home and business improvements
    • Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) and other financing
    • Energy Upgrade California incentives, a free Home Upgrade Advisor service, and a network of certified contractors
  • Published on October 9, 2014

    Administration Drive roadway final paving will occur this Saturday Oct 11, 2014.

    Paving patches, and repair at 370 Administration Drive east parking lot   (old Redwood Credit Union building)  will occur on Monday October 13, 2014. This schedule will decrease the inconvenience of traffic controls to a greater number of County staff and the public.

  • Published on September 16, 2014
    The Department of Health Services, Administrative Division, intends to include the following on its list of qualified consultants for program evaluation services.
  • Published on August 26, 2014
    Administration Drive will be closed in both directions between the intersections with Paulin and Fiscal Drives on Thursday, August 28, 2014. A detour on Fiscal and Paulin Drives around the closure will be signed.
  • Published on August 25, 2014
    The Sonoma County Public Defender Office has won the Clean Commute Smoothie Challenge, with 29% of the department's staff pledging to commute to work by walking, biking, using transit, or ridesharing once a week.
  • Published on August 14, 2014
    The County of Sonoma is soliciting a request for a Statement of Qualifications (SOQ) from qualified energy consulting firms to provide professional services for strategic energy research, planning, consulting, development, evaluation, and assessment, for a variety of energy-related programs and services.
  • Published on July 25, 2014
    Starting next week, the City of Santa Rosa will be relocate approximately 1,600 lineal feet of the sewer trunk located within the Paulin Creek bank to the north side of Administration Drive within the roadway alignment.
  • Published on May 30, 2014
    Argonaut Construction is scheduled to close the Ventura Avenue entrance to the County Administration center from Bicentennial Way to Paulin Drive beginning March 17, 2014 through May 30, 2014.
  • Published on May 6, 2014
    Clean commute options include ridesharing (carpooling), biking, walking, teleworking, and using transit to get to work. The goal is to have all County employees use a clean commute method to get to work at least one day per week.
  • Published on March 4, 2014
    Argonaut Construction is scheduled to close the Ventura Avenue entrance to the County Administration center from Bicentennial Way to Paulin Drive beginning March 17, 2014 through May 30, 2014.
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