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September 12, 2017 | Human Resources Department

Helping Mothers Overcome Addiction

The Sonoma County Commission on the Status of Women host a public presentation and Q&A session with Linda Carlson, Executive Director of the Women's Recovery Services (WRS) in Santa Rosa. The WRS provides a leg-up to pregnant and parenting mothers overcoming addiction issues. Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 6.00 at Permit Sonoma 2550 Ventura Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95403. Read full story

September 05, 2017 | Sonoma Public Infrastructure (formerly TPW)

Hauser Bridge Road Detours for Bridge Construction

Over the next month, vehicles and bicyclists will be detoured around Hauser Bridge for a total of seven days. These detours will allow the steel for the new bridge to be delivered and set in place, using the existing bridge to stage the construction. Read full story

September 01, 2017 | Sonoma County Regional Parks

Fall Activities Guide Features Dozens of Hikes, Outings and Events

Regional Parks’ fall activities guide is now available and features dozens of new hikes, family outings and special events. The guide brings together information for dozens of activities planned in September, October and November, many of them offered for the first time and many of them free. Read full story

August 25, 2017 | Human Resources Department

The County of Sonoma Commission on the Status of Women Celebrates Women's Equality Day...The Struggle Continues

The County of Sonoma Commission on the Status of Women Celebrates Women's Equality Day...The Struggle Continues. Read full story

August 24, 2017 | Sonoma Public Infrastructure (formerly TPW)

Nonstop Service from Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport (STS) to Minneapolis/St. Paul Starts This Week

Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport announces that Sun Country Airlines will begin its nonstop flights between Sonoma County (STS) and Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota (MSP) beginning this Thursday, August 24, 2017. Read full story

August 17, 2017 | Sonoma County Regional Parks

Public Input Sought for Draft Master Plan for Larson Park

Regional Parks is hosting a community meeting on Wednesday, August 23, to review and invite feedback on a draft master plan update for Larson Park in Sonoma. The meeting is from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at the Flowery School Multi-purpose room at 17600 Highway 12 in Sonoma. Read full story

August 09, 2017 | Economic Development Board

Sonoma County Contractswith Magellan Advisors toDevelop Broadband Strategic Plan

2147506897 2017-08-09 false Immediate Sonoma County Contractswith Magellan Advisors  toDevelop Broadband Strategic Plan Santa Rosa CA SANTA ROSA, CA—TheSonoma County Economic Development Board (EDB) has engaged Magellan Advisors toassist the county in developing a Broadband S Read full story

August 05, 2017 | Sonoma County Regional Parks

Temporary Visitor Center Opens at Doran Beach

Regional Parks opened a temporary visitor center at  on Aug. 5, 2017, welcoming campers and beach-goers with family activities and refreshments. Read full story

July 26, 2017 | Department of Health Services

Blue-Green Algae Toxins Detected in Russian River

On Wednesday, July 26, 2017 DHS received test results indicatingthat a low-level of blue-green algae toxins are present in certain areas of theriver. In accordance with state guidance, the level of toxin present is enoughto trigger the posting of “Caution” signs. Signs in both English and Spanishwill be posted at the ten major beaches along the Russian River. Read full story

July 14, 2017 | Sonoma Public Infrastructure (formerly TPW)

Kicking Off 54 Miles of Road Construction

OnMonday, July 17, construction is set to begin on 54 miles ofmajor roads in unincorporated Sonoma County. Improvements range from rebuildingroads to treatments that keep good roads in a good condition. Read full story