Housing & Community Services

We strive to build community and improve the quality of life for Santa Rosa residents by administering affordable housing programs, overseeing homeless services, and enforcing building and zoning codes.

  1. Joint Media Release from the City of Santa Rosa and County of Sonoma

    City, County Reach Agreement with Homeless Advocates on Preliminary Injunction

    The Injunction defines under what circumstances individuals experiencing homelessness may be cited or arrested for violation of camping ordinances on public property in Santa Rosa Read on...
  2. Affordable Housing Map graphic

    New Interactive Affordable Housing Map

    Locate and learn more about affordable housing in the City of Santa Rosa. Read on...
  3. Prince Memorial Greenway Encampment

    Community Meeting to Address Downtown Homeless Encampments

    The Homeless Encampment Assistance Pilot Program has scheduled a community meeting on July 8th to focus on encampments downtown, including the Prince Memorial Greenway, Olive Park, Morgan Street and Highway 101 underpasses. Read on...
  4. CalHome News Item Graphic

    Disaster Assistance Program Expanded

    Previously limited to Coffey Park, now any eligible Santa Rosa homeowner can apply for CalHome Disaster Assistance Loan Program. Read on...
  5. Image of Development-plans

    Now Accepting Development Proposals for Affordable Housing/Permanent Supportive Housing

    The City is soliciting development proposals to transform the City-owned sites at the corner of Bennett Valley Road and Rutledge Avenue. The due date for developer proposals has been extended to July 15, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Read on...
  6. Samuel L. Jones Hall exterior

    Funding for Homeless Services

    City awarded funding for new roof at homeless shelter. Read on...
  7. Construction of multi-family housing

    Addressing the Needs of Renter Households Post-Fire

    New federal funding for multi-family housing program will improve rental outlook. Read on...

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