Roseland Annexation

Through its goal setting process, the City Council directed development of a work plan for annexing the unincorporated Roseland area. A number of coordinated efforts are underway which are related to annexation of this approximately 715-acre unincorporated area.
Roseland Annexation Area
Roseland Area Annexation Process Flowchart 
Click here to bring up a flowchart that outlines the annexation process through the City and through the Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO), which is the body that has authority to approve or deny annexations.

Roseland Area Annexation Application Status
On April 3, 2017 the City of Santa Rosa submitted an application to LAFCO for annexation of the five unincorporated County islands shown in the map above.  Once the application is deemed complete by LAFCO staff, the annexation request will be scheduled for a public hearing before the LAFCO Commission.  Please visit this site for future updates or contact Jessica Jones at

Roseland Area Annexation Videos 
Ever wonder how the Roseland Annexation will affect your life? What are the benefits? Let our youth from Roseland explain in this first video!