1. Clean Start Trailer News Item

    Mobile Shower Trailer - New Location Added

    Persons experiencing homelessness in Santa Rosa can access clean showers and bathrooms on Tuesdays at the parking lot of the former Bennett Valley Senior Center. Read on...
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    Winter Shelters Open

    Sonoma County expands winter shelter beds for people experiencing homelessness. Read on...
  3. Free downtown parking for the holidays

    Free Parking for the Holidays

    On November 13, 2018 City Council approved temporary parking rate changes during this holiday season. Effective Nov. 23 through Dec. 31, park free in any of Santa Rosa's five public garages on weekdays from 6pm to 8pm and all day on Saturday and Sunday. Read on...
  4. Disaster Assistance graphic

    Santa Rosa Awarded CalHome Disaster Assistance Grant

    Qualifying Coffey Park homeowners will be able to apply for gap funding loans. Read on...
  5. Coffey Park Recovery Update_news flash

    Recovery Update: Coffey Neighborhood Park

    Update on FEMA funding, park design, perimeter fencing and debris removal. Read on...
  6. Restored WQ - Newsflash

    Water Quality Restored to Fountaingrove Area

    Water quality in the fire-impacted area of Fountaingrove has been restored and the water quality advisory has been lifted. Read on...
  7. Public Art Walk_news flash

    Public Art Walk

    Santa Rosa’s public art is calling you downtown! Read on...
  8. City of Santa Rosa Water

    Santa Rosa Water Releases Post-Fire Water System Report

    Report analyzes function of water system during the October 2017 fires Read on...
  9. Get involved in your community

    Help build a strong community together

    Join a Board, Commission, or Committee Read on...
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    Digitization Project Preserves Historic Image Collection of Famed Horticulturalist Luther Burbank

    Hundreds of photos and other images are preserved for all time and made available online. Read on...
  11. City of Santa Rosa

    November 2018 General Municipal Election Process

    Santa Rosa City Council Candidate Nomination Period Open through August 10, 2018 Read on...
  12. Santa Rosa, CA - Bloomberg Philanthropies Public Art Challenge Finalist

    City in Running for Public Art Funding from Bloomberg Philanthropies

    Santa Rosa Proposal addresses resiliency and natural disaster recovery through public Art project Read on...
  13. City of Santa Rosa Planning and Economic Development

    New Chief Building Official Appointed

    Jesse Oswald has been appointed to serve as the City's new Chief Building Official. Read on...
  14. Trees Assessment in Fire Damaged Parks_news flash

    Recovery in Parks, Open Spaces & Public Landscaping

    See steps to restore Coffey Neighborhood Park and what's happening with trees in fire-impacted areas... Read on...
  15. Santa Rosa Parks Foundation Logo

    Help Restore Santa Rosa City Parks

    Donate to help rebuild Santa Rosa's fire damaged City parks! Read on...
  16. garage 12 news flash 300x189

    First Hour Free Parking

    On October 14, 2017 the Santa Rosa City Council approved rate reductions for two downtown garages. Beginning November 24, 2017, Garage 1 (521 7th St) and Garage 12 (555 1st St) will offer the first hour of parking free and then thereafter $0.50/hr.
  17. Accessory Dwelling Unit

    Accessory Dwelling Units

    The City of Santa Rosa is preparing an amendment to the Zoning Code to facilitate the construction of accessory dwelling units on single-family residential parcels in compliance with new state law.
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    Permit Santa Rosa

    The City of Santa Rosa recently launched Permit Santa Rosa, on which you can review permit activity on an interactive map, apply for permits, schedule inspections, and explore our data portal.