• View of Bennett Valley Peak from North Sonoma Mountain Ridge Trail

North Sonoma Mountain - Project Detail

Community Workshop #1

The April 2017 workshop presented an overview of the scope of the project and the master planning process. Over 60 stakeholders and members of the public attended and were engaged in the workshop. A lively question and answer forum led to smaller breakout groups where participants were encouraged to share their ideas and concerns on maps and comment cards. 

Project Timeline

April 27, 2017 Community Workshop #1, Presentation of Project Overview. Comment from the workshop will be used to create the draft alternative plans.
Summer/Fall 2020Community Workshop #2, Online community review and public comment period on 3 Draft Alternative Plans. Comment period open for 45-days, closing October 30, 2020. Public input will be used to create the Preferred Draft Plan.
Winter 2021Notice of Availability of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration (IS/MND) and 30-day formal public review period of Draft Master Plan and MND. Environmental Review Committee, Public Hearing. Parks & Recreation Commission, Public Hearing.
Spring 2021Board of Supervisors approval of the Master Plan and Final IS/MND and Final Notice of Determination.
Summer/Fall 2021Construction of initial components of the Master Plan including trail not currently open to the public to the Sonoma Mountain Summit.
Fall 2021Top of the mountain open to the public on implemented new trails.

Contact Information

Karen Davis-Brown, Planner II

Planning Division

Regional Parks
County of Sonoma
Business Hours
Monday – Thursday
7:00 AM – 4:30 PM
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Office Location

Sonoma County Regional Parks
2300 County Center Drive
Suite 120A
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

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