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July 27, 2021 | General Services

Sears Site Preliminarily Selected

On July 27, 2021 the Board of Supervisors selected the vacant Sears and Auto Center property located at the Santa Rosa Mall in downtown Santa Rosa as the preferred site for the new County Government Center. Read full story


October 15, 2020 | General Services

Village Partners, LLC proposal accepted - Due Diligence Begins

The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, Oct. 13, voted to select Village Partners, LLC as the high bidder to purchase the 71-acre Chanate Campus property. Read full story


October 12, 2020 | General Services

Board Reaffirms Decision to Sell Property

On Sept. 25, 2020, the Board of Supervisors reaffirmed its decision to sell the Chanate Campus property. The Board confirmed the minimum offer requirements, the form of the offers, and described the manner of receiving offers and instructed the County and its agents to negotiate the best and final offers. Read full story


August 27, 2020 | General Services

Chanate Campus Update

County announces CBRE Inc. and North Bay Property Advisors will jointly represent the County for the sale of the Chanate property. Read full story


July 23, 2020 | General Services

City Announces Sewer Upgrade Project on Chanate Road

The City of Santa Rosa plans to upgrade Sewer & Water Lines around Chanate Road and Mendocino Avenue. Read full story


June 11, 2020 | General Services

County to Invite Brokerage Firms to Help Sell Chanate Property

On June 9th, the Board approved issuing the invitation for approved brokerages to present a Marketing Proposal to represent the County as its listing agent in the sale of the County's Chanate Property on the private market. Read full story


June 8, 2020 | General Services

Chanate News Update

Update on activities associated with the Chanate campus since the outbreak of Covid 19. Read full story


June 1, 2020 | General Services

Chanate Campus Update - Vegetation Management Scheduled

As part of our ongoing efforts to keep the Chanate community informed of the County of Sonoma’s plans and actions regarding the property, we are informing you of scheduled vegetation management work that will occur on the northern, eastern and southern boundaries of the Chanate Campus. Read full story


March 10, 2020 | General Services

EAH Withdraws from Chanate Sale

EAH, the affordable housing bidder who was in negotiations with the County for the surplus sale of the Chanate property, withdrew from their buyer-side partnership. With no qualified respondent to the surplus Request for Proposals, the County closed the surplus sale process with no deal. Read full story


October 17, 2019 | General Services

Vegetation Management Scheduled

As part of our efforts to keep the Chanate community updated about the County’s plans and actions regarding the property, we are informing you of scheduled vegetation management work that will occur on the northern, eastern and southern boundaries of the Chanate campus. This work will happen from October 16 to approximately October 27, 2019. Read full story