North County News - A newsletter for the Residents of Sonoma County’s 4th Supervisorial District

Premier Issue - February 2015

In this Issue

  • Hello friends, family, and neighbors from throughout our beautiful Northern Sonoma County Community! I want to thank all of you for giving me the opportunity to represent your interests at the County level – I feel so blessed. Someone asked me the other day how it was going, and I replied: “I’m so full of purpose, I might explode!”  My enthusiasm aside, my team and I are working hard to make sure that we . . .
  • State of the County 75 square
    In January the Sonoma County Economic Development Board released its annual “State of the County Report”, a yearly synopsis of trends both economic and social with implications for our quality of life here in Sonoma County. Positive indicators included a decreasing unemployment rate that is now nearing pre-recession levels, median earnings levels going up almost $2,000, increased medical coverage of the uninsured (by 1.3%), increasing rates of education,…
  • Among the most exciting news to report is the success of the Sonoma County Winegrowers (SCW) in exceeding their first year goals in their “100% Sustainable” initiative. SCW President Karissa Kruse reported at the end of January that 33% of the county’s vineyard acreage is now “certified sustainable”, this exceeds their goal of certifying 25% of wineries each year until full certification of the county in 2019.
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Contact Information

Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Contact us by Phone
Board of Supervisors
575 Administration Drive
Room 100 A
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.464626, -122.725441

County Services

Services for Residents

A multitude of services, including Parks, Burn Permits, Animal Services, Foster Care, Roads, Tax Preparation, etc

Services for Residents

211 Sonoma

An information and referral call center that connects Sonoma County residents with non-emergency health, human, and disaster resources. 211 Sonoma can help you find food, housing, health care, senior services, child care, legal aid and much more.

Search 211 Sonoma Online
Phone: Dial 2-1-1, (707) 565-2108 or (800) 325-9604

Need a permit for home or business?

Permit & Resource Management

Online Permits and Information
Try out the online permit tracking to make sure things keep moving.

County Roads Services and Maintenance Updates

Roads Division, Transportation & Public Works

Road Closures & Delays

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering in Sonoma County
Internships and volunteer opportunities in the County of Sonoma

Volunteer Center of Sonoma County
Northern Sonoma County owes much of its vibrant nature to its volunteers. If anyone is looking for opportunities to serve, check out the Volunteer Center of Sonoma County.