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  • Health Services
    Published on April 28, 2016
    Health Services

    Today, the Sonoma County Department of Health Services (DHS) confirmed an individual tested positive for the Zika virus in Sonoma County. This individual is the first case of Zika in our county. While traveling in Central America the Sonoma County resident was bit by mosquitoes. Spread of the Zika virus occurs primarily through infected Aedes mosquitoes which are present throughout the Caribbean, South and Central America.

  • Board of Supervisors
    Published on March 29, 2016
    Board of Supervisors

    On March 29, 2016, the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors passed a tobacco retail license (TRL) ordinance that will support the County’s goal of protecting children from tobacco addiction.

  • Board of Supervisors
    Published on March 22, 2016
    Board of Supervisors

    County Health Rankings has named Sonoma County as the sixth healthiest county in California. Sonoma County improved in the areas of premature death, health behaviors, unemployment and childhood poverty compared to the previous year’s rankings.

  • Published on March 11, 2016 at 5:05 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

  • Health Services
    Published on March 7, 2016
    Health Services

    Today, the Sonoma County Department of Health Services Behavioral Division announces the opening of the new Urgent Care Center at 2225 Challenger Way in Santa Rosa.

  • Board of Supervisors
    Published on March 2, 2016
    Board of Supervisors

    Today, the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors unanimously adopted an ordinance to establish a new grading system for food facilities using a color-coded placard program.

  • Health Services
    Published on February 8, 2016
    Health Services

    Tomorrow, on February 9, 2016, the First 5 Sonoma County Commission, First 5 of California, and the Sonoma County Library will have a day dedicated for celebrating children and their families. The First 5 Family Engagement Express Bus is visiting our community at the Roseland Library Branch and offering a range of activities, books, and other prizes.

  • Health Services
    Published on February 2, 2016
    Health Services
    Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County (CAP) is pleased to announce the 12 th annual GIVE KIDS A SMILE DAY—the kickoff to a yearly two-day event during which dental professionals provide free dental care and public health officials seek to raise awareness of the state of dental wellness in the county.
  • Health Services
    Published on January 28, 2016
    Health Services

    Enroll in Covered California health insurance by Jan. 31, 2016 and avoid tax penalties.  Under the federal Affordable Care Act, most Americans are required to have health insurance, or pay a tax penalty.

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