Friday, October 9, 2020 - Friday, October 16, 2020
The ‘News & Updates’ online newsletter gives a snapshot of the City’s most recent news posts. Read on to see the latest news from the City of Sonoma.

Photo: "The Love in the Air" heart returned to the plaza in front of City Hall this week following the third anniversary of the of the Tubbs and Nuns Fires that threatened Sonoma Valley. We will be forever grateful for all the Helpers - from First Responders to Volunteers and everyone in between - who supported our community during that challenging time and continue to support our community during these challenging times. Thank you.
City Council Meeting - October 19th, 6:00PM

A meeting of Sonoma City Council will be held on Monday, October 19th at 6:00 pm. View the full agenda including items on the consent calendar on our CivicWeb Portal. The items to be considered on the regular calendar are: Verizon Small Cell...

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10/16, 3:30PM: PSPS Updates, Red Flag Warning Extended

PG&E has restored power to customers in Sonoma city limits affected by the Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) event and expects to restore power to all affected Sonoma County customers by 10:00 PM tonight (10/16) - weather and safety permitting....

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Changing Needs, Changing Roles

As the coronavirus pandemic has created new and evolving challenges, the talents of City staff are being redeployed to meet the needs of the community. A good example is Lisa Janson, the City's part-time Special Event Manager. While a typical...

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What is Measure V?

Measure V is one of four local ballot measures before voters in the City of Sonoma this election. Sonoma's Local Sales Tax Sonoma has a voter-approved half-cent (0.50%) local sales tax that helps fund City services. Sonoma voters first approved...

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Sonoma County Registrar Warns of Unauthorized Ballot Boxes

The following is a Press Release from the County of Sonoma. Deva Marie Proto, Sonoma County Clerk-Recorder-Assessor-Registrar of Voters, is alerting voters that there have been recent reports in California of groups promoting unofficial ballot...

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Pop-Up COVID-19 Testing at Altimira School 10/17, 2-4 PM

The County of Sonoma is offering free, drive-thru coronavirus testing at Altimira Middle School, 17805 Arnold Dr, Sonoma on Saturday, October 17th, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Information on how to keep yourself and your family safe and where to access...

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COVID-19 Rental Assistance for Renters & Landlords

Rental assistance resources are available for renters and landlords. Who is Eligible? Renter households having trouble paying rent or utilities due to COVID-19 job loss or reduced hours; have a COVID-19 positive exposure or diagnosis. Households...

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County of Sonoma provides guidance for Halloween

The following is a Press Release from the County of Sonoma. En Español. With Halloween and Dia de los Muertos quickly approaching, the County is reminding residents to plan ahead and celebrate safely this year by avoiding gatherings. Many...

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