A task force starts meeting this month to weigh the future of California’s four state developmental centers, including the scandal-riddled facility one near Glen Ellen.
Santa Rosa is rolling out a web page and mobile phone application called MySantaRosa that make it easier for residents to point out a problem, get answers to common questions or simply make helpful suggestions to City Hall.
The historically congested stretch of Highway 101 south of Petaluma is primed for work that eventually will widen the corridor and provide relief for what is known as the Novato Narrows bottleneck. But don’t get too excited, drivers.
The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors today is expected to endorse studying a proposed ordinance that would make it easier for bicyclists and pedestrians to sue drivers who intentionally threaten and harass them.
Sonoma County supervisors Shirlee Zane and David Rabbitt are set to take part in a public forum Thursday focused on the rising cost of pensions for government workers. The event has prompted some grumbling from opponents who say its timing appears to be politically motivated.
John Sawyer and Susan Gorin, the two Santa Rosa-based candidates who are seeking to replace retiring Sonoma County Supervisor Valerie Brown, have opened up sizeable fundraising leads on their opponents. New campaign finance reports filed Thursday reveal a geographic split between the candidates for the 1st District supervisorial seat.