Sonoma County

Watershed issues in the cannabis regulations

The County is still accepting comments on Phase 2 of the cannabis regulations. We have 5 state watershed impaired areas that have NOT been protected by the county. Please consider writing a short note to the supervisors that no permitting should be allowed in these critical watersheds. Mark West watershed was part of the fire […]

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List of exemptions for essential activities, travel and business from County “shelter in place”

Thank you Susan Gorin. To read the full legal Order, please visit https://socoemergency.org/order-of-the-health-officer-shelter-in-place/. You can also download the Health Officer’s FAQs by clicking here. Essential Activities include: To obtain necessary services or supplies for themselves and their family, household members, and pets, or to deliver those services or supplies to others, such as, by way

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Local Group countdown: Today’s Fact: 8 Days Until Hemp Meeting on Monday, January 6th

Sonoma County Industrial Hemp Ordinance On January 6, 2020 at 10:00 a.m., the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors will conduct a public hearing of a proposed ordinance amending Chapter 1 (General Provisions), Chapter 26 (Zoning Code), and Chapter 37 (Industrial Hemp Ordinance). A moratorium on the cultivation of industrial hemp was established by this Board

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Follow Up to County Vote to Divest from Banks Financing Fossil Fuels & Detention Centers

Follow Up to County Vote to Divest from Banks Financing Fossil Fuels & Detention Centers On Tuesday, December 10, the County Board of Supervisors voted 5:0 to approve a Resolution on Socially Responsible Investment, to remove County funds from banks which invest in fossil fuels, and from Wells Fargo and BNP-Paribas, two banks which profit

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Phase 2 Sonoma County Cannabis Update from Permit Sonoma

Graton,  below is a link titled “Cannabis Ordinance Update September 6, 2019”. Please watch the video which is only 8 minutes long and is of great interest to all of us. Make no mistake about it: Phase 2 is a “do over”.  They will be doing their “outreach” to the community, industry and other “stakeholders”

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Sonoma County Trails Challenge

Enjoying our paradise….. Sonoma County Trails Challenge 123 Sonoma County Trails Challenge The Sonoma County Trails Challenge is an invitation to discover your Regional Parks. Download your 2019 Trails Challenge guidebook. (PDF: 4.82 MB) Hike, run, bike or ride at least five featured trails anytime from June through August and get a Trails Challenge T-shirt

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