Coast Municipal Advisory Council (MAC) Meeting

September 15, 2021 from 5:30 7:30 PM

Board of Supervisors Office
575 Administration Drive
Room 100A
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.464779, -122.725614

In accordance with Executive Order N-25-20 and N-29-20 regarding the Brown Act for public meetings during the public health emergency, the meeting will be held virtually on Zoom and on Facebook live. After the event, videos are available both on facebook and on the Sonoma County 5th District Youtube channel. Please click the link below to join the webinar:

Meeting Documentation


September 15, 2021             5:30 – 7:30 pm

Meeting Agenda

Pledge of Allegiance

Roll Call – Clerk Cindy Culcasi

  1. Approval of Agenda
  2. Statement(s) of conflict of interest: if any, from Council members
  3. Correspondence 
  4. Consent Calendar
    Approval of July meeting minutes 
  5. Public Comment
    Comment from the public regarding matters of general interest not on the agenda, but related to the Sonoma Coast MAC business. Pursuant to the Brown Act, the Sonoma Coast MAC cannot consider issues or take action on any requests during this comment period. Due to time constraints, comments will be limited at the discretion of the Chair. 
  6. Regular Calendar Items
    a. Supervisor Lynda Hopkins opening comments including 

    - Redistricting
    - COVID update
    b. Commissioner Eric Koenigshofer, Fifth District Planning Commissioner
    c. Gary Helfrich, Permit Sonoma Planner: Vacation Rental Ordinance Update. This is a County-wide ordinance update with Listening Sessions scheduled throughout the County.
    d.  Dave Horvitz, GMRS (General Mobile Radio Service) for emergency communications

G.  Ad Hoc/ Staff/Council Reports

               a.   Ad Hoc reports : Land Use Standing Committee
               b.   Staff report
               c.    Council reports

H. Call for new Agenda Items and Adjournment

Open Meetings: Except as expressly authorized under the Ralph M. Brown Act (the State’s local agency open meeting law), all meetings of the Cannabis Advisory Group are open to attendance by interested members of the public.

Public Comments: The Chair will invite public comment for agenda items as they are taken up by the Committee. If you wish to speak, you may do so upon receiving recognition by the Chair. Please state your name and limit your comments to the agenda item under discussion. Speakers are limited to three minutes each; available time for comments is determined by the Committee Chair based on agenda scheduling demand and total number of speakers.

Public Appearances: Any member of the public may address the Committee on a matter not listed on the agenda as long as the subject matter is within the jurisdiction of the Committee. If you wish to speak, you may do so upon recognition by the Committee Chair. While members of the public are welcome to address the Committee, under the Brown Act open meeting laws, Committee members may not deliberate or take action on items not on the agenda. Speakers are limited to three minutes each, six minutes for a member of the public attending with a translator; available time for comments is determined by the Committee Chair based on agenda scheduling demands and total number of speakers.

Disabled Accommodation: If you have a disability and require a sign language interpreter, assistive listening device, material in an alternate format, or other accommodation to attend, please contact Amy Windsor at (707) 565-2866 at least 72 hours prior to the meeting in order to facilitate arrangements for accommodation.

Contact Information

Fifth District Field Representative

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County of Sonoma
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