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Landowners, county settle airport expansion lawsuit

By CLARK MASON THE PRESS DEMOCRAT Sonoma County officials have agreed to pay $815,000 for a family’s property next to the Charles M. Schulz airport for a runway extension project, settling the contentious case on the eve of trial. The amount is roughly twice the total of what the county previously offered to pay for [...]

Supervisors consider temporary co-chiefs for public works department

An interim appointment to one of Sonoma County government’s most embattled jobs — transportation and public works director — could go to two people under a proposal to be considered today by the county Board of Supervisors.