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April 28, 2022 | Clerk-Recorder-Assessor-Registrar of Voters

County mailing voter information guides for June primary election

The Sonoma County Registrar of Voters Office, announced today that voter information guides for the upcoming June 7, 2022, statewide direct primary election, will begin going out in the mail today to all active, registered voters in Sonoma County. Those voters who have previously opted out of receiving such mailings may go to Get Your County Voter Information Guide Online: Opt In/Out form to sign up for this service. Read full story

April 28, 2022 | County Administrator's Office

SoCoAlert emergency alert exercise in Sonoma Valley on Saturday

Sonoma County will be conducting a test of the SoCoAlert emergency notification system at 12 noon on Saturday in the Sonoma area. The County Department of Emergency Management and Sonoma Valley partners including the Springs Municipal Advisory Committee and the Springs Map Your Neighborhood group have collaborated on planning the exercise and conducting outreach in the targeted neighborhoods. Read full story

April 28, 2022 | County Administrator's Office

El sábado habrá un ejercicio de alerta de emergencia de SoCoAlert en el Valle de Sonoma

El Condado de Sonoma va a desarrollar una prueba del sistema de notificaciones de emergencia de SoCoAlert a las 12 del día el sábado, en el área de Sonoma. Read full story

April 27, 2022 | County Administrator's Office

NOAA weather radio emergency alert test Friday

The County of Sonoma and the National Weather Service Bay Area are conducting an emergency alert test of NOAA weather radios on Friday, April 29, at noon. The test will be countywide for residents who own a NOAA weather radio. After the test, participants are encouraged to provide feedback on whether or not the test message was received by their radio. Read full story

April 27, 2022 | County Administrator's Office

Prueba de un alerta de emergencia para los radios climáticos NOAA el viernes

El Condado de Sonoma y el Servicio Meteorológico Nacional del Area de la Bahía van a desarrollar una prueba de un alerta de emergencia para los radios climáticos NOAA el viernes 29 de abril al mediodía. La prueba se dará en todo el condado para los residentes que tengan un radio climático NOAA. Read full story

April 25, 2022 | Health and Human Services

Sonoma County expands efforts to recruit local foster parents and adoptive families

Facing an urgent need for foster parents and adoptive families willing to open their homes to local children, Sonoma County is expanding its partnership with a national nonprofit, RaiseAChild, to recruit families willing to take in foster children and give them a place where they can feel safe, wanted and loved. Read full story

April 21, 2022 | County Administrator's Office

County of Sonoma Board of Supervisors to hold annual budget workshops April 25 to April 27

The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors will hold its annual budget workshops on April 25, 26 and 27 to provide county residents and taxpayers an opportunity to learn about the 2022-2023 fiscal year preliminary spending plan and provide input to the Board before it adopts a final budget in June. The County of Sonoma fiscal year runs July 1 through June 30. Read full story

April 21, 2022 | Natural Resources

Annual Meeting About Habitat Projects that Benefit Threatened Fish in the Russian River Watershed

On Wednesday, May 4, 2022 the Public Policy Facilitating Committee (PPFC) will host its annual meeting to receive reports and presentations on various projects designed to help restore endangered and threatened fish to the Russian River watershed, while maintaining the region’s primary water supply.  The meeting will take place via Zoom from 2:00 to 4:30 PM. Read full story

April 21, 2022 | Natural Resources

Reunión Anual sobre Proyectos de Hábitat que Benefician a Peces Amenazados en la Cuenca del Río Ruso

El miércoles 4 de mayo de 2022, el Comité Facilitador de Políticas Públicas (PPFC, Public Policy Facilitating Committee) realizará su reunión anual para recibir informes y presentaciones sobre varios proyectos diseñados para ayudar a restaurar los peces amenazados y en peligro de extinción en la cuenca del río ruso, al mismo tiempo manteniendo el suministro de agua principal de la región. La reunión se llevará a cabo por Zoom de 2 a 4:30 PM. Read full story