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Fifth District Municipal Advisory Councils

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Learn more about the Lower Russian River and Sonoma County Coast municipal advisory councils (MACs).

Fall (S)elections!

Apply here to become a representative on your local MAC! 

Important Dates 

September 1st- October 12th: Applications open 

October 17th-28th: Voting on contested seats 

December 6th: Appointments by the Board of Supervisors

Lower Russian River MAC

The Lower Russian River MAC is established to advise the Board of Supervisors and other County decision makers on local planning and management decisions relating to the Lower Russian River region, to provide a regular forum for citizen participation in the formation of advisory recommendations on those decisions and to provide a bridge for communication between the County and local residents and businesses, and the general public on local government decisions affecting the Lower Russian River.

Visit the River MAC page to learn more. 

Sonoma County Coast MAC

The Sonoma County Coast MAC is established to advise the Board of Supervisors and other County decision makers on local planning and management decisions relating to the Sonoma County Coast region, to provide a regular forum for citizen participation in the formation of advisory recommendations on those decisions and to provide a bridge for communication between the County and local residents and businesses, and the general public on local government decisions affecting the Sonoma County Coast.

Visit the Coast MAC page to learn more.