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  • Published on February 21, 2018

    The County of Sonoma encourages residents rebuilding from the October 2017 wildfires to bring their questions to a Rebuilding Community Meeting on Wednesday, February 28, 2018, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Altimira Middle School located at 17805 Arnold Drive, Sonoma. 

  • Published on February 21, 2018

    IOLERO will be closed Friday, February 23, 2018. 

  • Published on February 21, 2018

    A listing of current and upcoming jobs with the County of Sonoma, including:

    Accountant I (closes 3/06/2018)

    Agricultural Program Assistant – Extra Help (continuous)

    Community Engagement Coordinator – Bilingual (English/Spanish) (closes 2/28/2018)

  • Sonoma County
    Community Development Commission
    Published on February 21, 2018
    Sonoma County Community Development Commission

    The Roseland Village Housing Navigation Center will be open 7:30 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday at 883 Sebastopol Road, Santa Rosa, CA 95407 (adjacent to the Roseland Village homeless encampment), from February 23, 2018 until March 23, 2018.

  • Sonoma County
    Community Development Commission
    Published on February 20, 2018
    Sonoma County Community Development Commission

    The Sonoma County Community Development Commission will recommend the selection of a developer for 2150 West College Avenue, Santa Rosa, to Sonoma County Board of Commissioners.

  • Published on February 20, 2018

    When: February 28, 2018 from 6:00  8:00 PM 
    The County of Sonoma encourages residents in Sonoma Valley rebuilding from the October 2017 wildfires to bring their questions to a Rebuilding Community Meeting on Wednesday, February 28, 2018. County Supervisor Susan Gorin will host the meeting.

  • Sonoma County
    Community Development Commission
    Published on February 16, 2018
    Sonoma County Community Development Commission

    The Sonoma County Community Development Commission is requesting proposals from qualified firms of certified public accountants to audit its financial statements for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2018.

  • Published on February 16, 2018

    The County of Sonoma is seeking residents of Supervisorial District 5 (West County and Coast) interested in serving on the Sonoma County Landmarks Commission. Deadline: March 31, 2018

  • 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, 

  • Regional Parks
    Published on February 16, 2018
    Regional Parks

    We're happy to announce Hood Mountain's Los Alamos Road entrance reopens Saturday, Jan. 20. October's wildfires mostly spared the north end of the 1,750-acre park, so we're able to restore access to beautiful settings like Santa Rosa Creek, Homestead Meadow, Hood Mountain Trail, and the McCormick addition in adjacent Sugarloaf Ridge State Park. 

  • Published on February 14, 2018

    The County of Sonoma and City of Santa Rosa have set April 9, 2018 as the deadline for completion of private fire debris cleanup. 

  • Published on February 14, 2018
    Sonoma County Board of Supervisors members, Shirlee Zane and Lynda Hopkins, with special guest Congressman Mike Thompson, invite all community members to attend the Mental Health Resiliency Forum on Thursday, February 22nd.
  • Published on February 14, 2018

    A listing of current and upcoming jobs with the County of Sonoma, including:

    Agricultural Program Assistant – Extra Help (continuous)

    Community Engagement Coordinator – Bilingual (English/Spanish) (closes 2/28/2018)

    Deputy County Counsel II & III – Land Use – Extra Help (continuous)

  • Sonoma County Animal Services
    Published on February 13, 2018
    Sonoma County Animal Services

    Could a new dog, cat or bunny companion bring you happiness and joy? Maybe one of our Pets of the Week is the right match for you?

  • Published on February 9, 2018

    When: February 15, 2018 from 6:00 8:00 PM
    The City of Santa Rosa and County of Sonoma encourage residents rebuilding from the October 2017 wildfires to bring their questions to a Rebuilding Community Meeting on Thursday, February 15, 2018.

  • Published on February 8, 2018
    Sonoma County Assessor, William F. Rousseau, is urging residents displaced by the October 2017 wildfires to update their mailing address with the Assessor’s office.
  • Human Rights Commission

    Published on February 7, 2018
    Human Rights Commission

    United States Customs and Immigration Services (USCIS) accepting DACA renewals again. Who can apply and when?

  • Published on February 7, 2018

    A listing of current and upcoming jobs with the County of Sonoma, including:

    Adult & Aging Social Service Worker III – Promotional (closes 2/13/2018)

    Agricultural Program Assistant – Extra Help (continuous)

    Community Engagement Coordinator – Bilingual (English/Spanish) (closes 2/28/2018)

  • Sonoma County Animal Services
    Published on February 7, 2018
    Sonoma County Animal Services

    Could a new dog, cat or bunny companion bring you happiness and joy? Maybe one of our Pets of the Week is the right match for you?

  • Published on January 31, 2018

    A listing of current and upcoming jobs with the County of Sonoma, including:

    Adult & Aging Division Director (closes 2/01/2018)

    Adult & Aging Social Service Worker III – Promotional (closes 2/13/2018)

    Agricultural Program Assistant – Extra Help (continuous)

  • Sonoma County Animal Services
    Published on January 31, 2018
    Sonoma County Animal Services

    Could a new dog, cat or bunny companion bring you happiness and joy? Maybe one of our Pets of the Week is the right match for you?

  • Published on January 30, 2018

    When: February 22, 2018 from 9:00 12:00 PM
    Permit Sonoma is hosting another public environmental regulatory permit meeting for owners of private bridges that were damaged in the fires.

  • Published on January 29, 2018
    The County of Sonoma is establishing a Resiliency Permit Center exclusively dedicated to assist survivors of the fires rebuild. The center, which will open on February 13, 2018 will accelerate the permitting process for home owners of the approximately 3,000 residential properties destroyed or damaged in unincorporated areas of Sonoma County
  • Published on January 25, 2018

    The Board of Supervisors recently voted to not extend the moratorium on new vacation rental permit applications. Therefore Permit Sonoma can begin accepting Vacation Rental applications again on Monday, February 5, 2018. More Information

  • Published on January 24, 2018

    A listing of current and upcoming jobs with the County of Sonoma, including:

    Adult & Aging Division Director (closes 2/01/2018)

    Agricultural Program Assistant – Extra Help (continuous)

    Airport Operations Specialist Trainee (closes 2/01/2018)

  • Published on January 24, 2018
    The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors invites community members to attend and provide input to guide post-fire recovery efforts at three upcoming public workshops. Each workshop will focus on a different topic, including Housing, Natural Resources, Economic Development, Health and Human Services, and Infrastructure.
  • Published on January 24, 2018
    Sonoma County Clerk, William F. Rousseau, is urging residents displaced by the October 2017 wildfires to update their mailing address with the Registrar of Voters so that they receive voting materials for upcoming elections.
  • Published on January 24, 2018

    First 5 Sonoma just posted a new Request for Proposal

  • Published on January 22, 2018
    In partnership with  Sonoma County Regional Parks , the  Sonoma County Library  is offering for check-out a limited number of parking passes that give library cardholders free access to Spring Lake, Doran Beach, Taylor Mountain, Ragle Ranch and the other 50-plus regional parks.

  • Published on January 22, 2018

    The Sonoma County Registrar of Voters wants to help voters who may have been impacted by the wildfires understand how to update Voter Registration.  The residence address we have on file determines the contests for which you are eligible to vote.  The mailing address we have on file determines where we mail voting materials, such as Voter Information Guides and, if registered to Vote by Mail, official ballots.  Voters may be legally registered in only one county.   

  • Published on January 19, 2018
    Federal, state, and county leaders will all come together for a Recovery & Rebuilding Town Hall in Sonoma on Tuesday, January 30 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. The Town Hall will be an opportunity for residents to receive updated information on debris removal and what to expect during the rebuilding process in the months to come

  • Published on January 18, 2018
    Within seven weeks of opening its doors, the Santa Rosa’s Resilient City Permit Center has issued five residential rebuild permits with over a dozen more under review. Three of these permits include properties that were included in the Sonoma County Consolidated Fire Debris Removal Program, the government-sponsored fire debris removal program managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in coordination with the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services, Federal Emergency Management Agency and local officials.
  • Published on January 18, 2018
    Permit Sonoma (PRMD)

    Use this document to evaluate the condition and location of septic systems for the purpose of rebuilding structures destroyed by the Sonoma Complex Fire and to determine the capability of septic systems county-wide to support temporary housing.


  • Community Development Commission
    Published on January 18, 2018
    Community Development Commission

    The Sonoma County Community Development Committee will hold two public hearings to consider proposals for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnerships, Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG), Community Services Funding (CSF), Low- and Moderate-Income Housing Asset Fund Services Funding (LMIHAF-Services), and State Emergency Solutions Grant (State ESG) Programs for FY 2018-2019.  

  • Published on January 18, 2018
    Permit Sonoma (PRMD)

    Wet Weather Percolation and Groundwater Testing has not yet opened for the 2017-2018 season. Rainfall totals data and/or testing dates have been updated as of January 18, 2018.

  • Sonoma County Animal Services
    Published on January 17, 2018
    Sonoma County Animal Services

    Could a new dog, cat or bunny companion bring you happiness and joy? Maybe one of our Pets of the Week is the right match for you?

  • Published on January 16, 2018

    Sonoma County Regional Parks is reopening the Los Alamos Road entrance to Hood Mountain Regional Park & Preserve on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018.  

  • Published on January 11, 2018
    California Governor Jerry Brown released the proposed FY 2018-19 State budget today, which includes a number of items that support the County of Sonoma’s and City of Santa Rosa’s efforts to recover from the devastating October 2017 wildfires. Specifically, the budget designates $23.7 million to backfill property tax losses incurred by the city, county, and special districts on damaged homes and businesses.
  • Published on January 10, 2018

    Sonoma County Regional Parks will receive a $620,000 state grant to study the feasibility of creating a bicycle and pedestrian trail along the lower Russian River.

  • Sonoma County Animal Services
    Published on January 10, 2018
    Sonoma County Animal Services

    Animal Services is a proud partner of the Paws for Love Foundation who sponsors adoptions for senior citizens and veterans! Join Paws for Love at their annual Gala on February 10, 2018 to continue to support their advocacy and charity which directly benefits shelter animals!

  • Sonoma County Animal Services
    Published on January 10, 2018
    Sonoma County Animal Services

    Happy New Year! While we are still in recovery mode following the fires, we have had some time to reflect on our work in the immediate response to the fires.

  • Published on January 9, 2018

    First 5 Sonoma County is pleased to invite you to respond to the Request for Qualifications for AVANCE Parent-Child Development Program and Request for Proposals for Perinatal Mood Disorders

  • Published on January 8, 2018

    Apply Now! Applications are now being accepted for Historic Preservation Grants. Grant funds in this category are for the renovation, restoration, and/or preservation of historical resources. The County will award a total of approximately $50,000 this year.

  • Health Services
    Published on January 5, 2018
    Health Services

    The Sonoma County EMS Development and Improvement Workgroup cancelled due to the Sonoma Complex Fires has been rescheduled for February 9, 2018, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM.

  • Published on January 5, 2018
    Register for 2018 State of the County: Building Hope and Resiliency in Sonoma County event
  • Sonoma County Animal Services
    Published on January 3, 2018
    Sonoma County Animal Services

    Could a new dog, cat or bunny companion bring you happiness and joy? Maybe one of our Pets of the Week is the right match for you?

  • Published on January 2, 2018

    Influenza season is beginning – it is important to get vaccinated every year. Everyone six months and older needs a flu shot.

  • Published on December 28, 2017
    Compost and mulch made from Christmas Trees is highly prized for its acidic qualities. Please take advantage of one of the four convenient recycling methods available to you. List of how, when and where trees can be recycled.
  • Published on December 27, 2017

    The Auditor-Controller-Treasurer-Tax Collector's Office has issued a statement addressing taxpayers' ability to prepay property taxes for future fiscal years as a result of recently instituted limits on state and local tax deductions.

  • Published on December 26, 2017
    The devastating October wildfires that swept through Sonoma County created a significant flood risk for people living in and nearby the burned areas until vegetation is restored. In order to help residents assess their risk and prepare for flooding, a post-fire hazard map is now available.

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