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Emergency Operations Center (EOC)

Information on Emergency Operations actions will be shared on the Sonoma County Facebook page and the Sheriff’s Office Nixle as it becomes available.

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History of EOC Activations since 1995

Sonoma County Recovers

Official Page for the County of Sonoma and City of Santa Rosa recovery efforts. Learn more

Disaster Recovery Centers

Affected residents and businesses can visit the Disaster Recovery Centers for in-person support when seeking state and federal aid. Representatives from FEMA will be at these locations to provide information about disaster assistance programs and help affected residents and businesses apply for aid. If possible, please register with FEMA before visiting a Recovery Center. Learn more

Latest News

  • Published on March 12, 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 February 23, 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.

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Emergency Public Information Hotline

Emergency Public Information Hotline: (707) 565-3856

During an EOC activation, the designated Public Information Officers (PIOs) and Hotline Staff will answer the lines and provide information as requested.

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