The County of Sonoma is comprised of 26 departments and agencies that provide a full range of services to the community. Sonoma County government has a history of providing excellent and responsive public service while operating under sound fiscal principles.
Now: October 20, 2021 at 1:30 PM
The Design Review Committee (DRC) reviews and approves the design of significant new development projects, such as new commercial development. The Committee considers building and site design, architecture, colors, lighting, signs, landscaping and other design-related issues.
Today: October 20, 2021 from 3:00 – 5:00 PM
Tolay Lake Regional Park
Have you ever watched a survivalist show and wanted to know, “How can I do that?” Well, now you will be the expert. Explore and learn about new topics in wilderness survival each week, including shelter building, knot tying, outdoor cooking and more.
Today: October 20, 2021 at 5:30 PM
The North Sonoma Valley Municipal Advisory Council will represent the best interests of the Glen Ellen, Eldridge, and Kenwood communities while acting as a bridge for communication between the County and residents and businesses.
Today: October 20, 2021 from 7:00 – 8:30 PM
Spring Lake Regional Park, Violetti Road entrance
Have you ever wanted to paddle under the light of the moon? Experience the full moon in a kayak at Spring Lake Regional Park.
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Published on October 15, 2021
This week’s digest provides helpful and important updates on the following:1) Community briefings on school vaccines available for viewing; 2) Advice on how to safely trick-or-treat this year; 3) Update on criteria for lifting the mask mandate; 4) Recommendations for COVID-19 booster & annual flu shot; 5) Upcoming testing & vaccine opportunities; 6) COVID-19 community resources & support; 7) Other County of Sonoma news items; and 8) Emergency preparedness tips & resources.
Sonoma County Animal Services
Published on October 13, 2021
Could a new dog, cat or bunny companion bring you happiness and joy? Fall in love with one of our animals today!
Published on October 12, 2021
The County of Sonoma, Energy and Sustainability Division is pleased to announce the latest workshops in an on-going series for homeowners and businesses interested in learning more about the benefits of making improvements that will help save energy, save water, and be more resilient.
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Published on June 22, 2021
Permit Sonoma, Sonoma County’s land use and resource management department, released a draft Local Coastal Plan (LCP). The LCP regulates land use, protects coastal resources, and guides coastal development.
Published on May 18, 2021
Permit Sonoma has published Sonoma County’s first draft Winery Events Ordinance, which would set new standards for winery events like parking requirements, food service, event coordination, traffic management, and noise standards to address the impact of winery visitor-serving uses on agricultural land.
Published on December 16, 2020
The Sonoma County Area Agency on Aging (AAA) honored Third District Supervisor Shirlee Zane on December 16, 2020, with its annual Marge Ling Leadership Award to recognize her dedication to improving the quality of life for older adults in Sonoma County.
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One Day Clean Commute
The One Day Clean Commute Campaign was created by the Energy & Sustainability Division to motivate and inspire employees to choose clean commute options rather than driving to work solo.
Our program provides financing strategies for home and businesses, enabling owners to apply whole house energy improvements which improve the property value, stimulate the economy, and create jobs for our community.
Electronic devices contain high enough levels of certain materials, such as lead, that render them hazardous when disposed. Sonoma County offers recycling alternatives.