Posted on: March 28, 2017

Shop Here, Park Free Program

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Shop Here Park Free Program

The City of Santa Rosa's Economic Development Division, downtown merchants, and the Santa Rosa Metro Chamber have teamed up to encourage people who will be in the downtown area for more an hour or more to park in one of our five...

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Posted on: December 28, 2016

@SRBiz Guest Instagrammer

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Dear Santa Rosa business leaders:The City of Santa Rosa's Economic Development Division is seeking representatives of Santa Rosa businesses who'd like to be a "Guest Instagrammer" on our Santa Rosa Business account, instagram.c...

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Business News
Posted on: December 28, 2016

Permit Santa Rosa

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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.In an effort to increase transparency and access, and improve c...

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Posted on: July 14, 2017

3rd Community Meeting for a Proposed Emergency Groundwater Well

Emergency Well 3rd Community Meeting

This is our third public meeting to discuss the proposed emergency groundwater well on Speers Road.

The purpose of the project is to implement emergency wells to provide the City of Santa Rosa water in the event of an emergency or disconnection to...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Chanate Housing Project Update

Chanate property

On July 11, 2017,  the County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved, on a second reading, a Development and Disposition Agreement authorizing the sale of the 81.56-acre County-owned Chanate property. The agreement for the sale of the property...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Roseland Area Annexation Update

Roseland Annexation Area Map

In February 2013, through their goal-setting process, City Council directed staff to launch work on the potential annexation of five unincorporated islands in southwest Santa Rosa, which total approximately 714 acres. The annexation, known as the Roseland...

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Posted on: July 2, 2017

Draft Cannabis Ordinance for Public Feedback

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On June 30, 2017, the Department of  Planning & Economic Development published a Draft Comprehensive  Cannabis Policy ordinance for public review and comment. The  comprehensive policy effort seeks to facilitate a permit com...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Seats Available on New Groundwater Advisory Committee

Santa Rosa Plain Groundwater Basin

The Santa Rosa Plain Groundwater Sustainability Agency (GSA) is a newly formed public agency and its purpose, as directed by the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA), is to secure groundwater sustainability for the Santa Rosa Plain Groundwater Ba...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Seeking Volunteers for IRONMAN Santa Rosa

IRONMAN Santa Rosa logo news flash

We are recruiting for volunteers for IRONMAN Santa Rosa, which takes place Saturday, July 29, 2017. Join us in helping thousands of athletes get to the finish line in Santa Rosa!Volunteers are needed to assist with athlete check in, bike course support, r...

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Posted on: December 28, 2016

Accessory Dwelling Units

Accessory Dwelling Unit

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.

An Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) is an attached or detache...

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Posted on: December 28, 2016

Permit Santa Rosa

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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.In an effort to increase transparency and access, and improve c...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Chanate Housing Project Update

Chanate property

On July 11, 2017,  the County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved, on a second reading, a Development and Disposition Agreement authorizing the sale of the 81.56-acre County-owned Chanate property. The agreement for the sale of the property...

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Planning & Economic Development
Posted on: July 13, 2017

Housing Action Plan Elements Progress

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Over the past year, the City has made progress on elements of the Housing Action Plan. A website has been established to provide reports, updates, status, timelines and detail on ways for the community to provide input as project efforts move forward.

Some...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Roseland Area Annexation Update

Roseland Annexation Area Map

In February 2013, through their goal-setting process, City Council directed staff to launch work on the potential annexation of five unincorporated islands in southwest Santa Rosa, which total approximately 714 acres. The annexation, known as the Roseland...

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Planning & Economic Development
Posted on: December 28, 2016

@SRBiz Guest Instagrammer

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Dear Santa Rosa business leaders:The City of Santa Rosa's Economic Development Division is seeking representatives of Santa Rosa businesses who'd like to be a "Guest Instagrammer" on our Santa Rosa Business account, instagram.com/SRBiz for a day...

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Planning & Economic Development
Posted on: December 28, 2016

Accessory Dwelling Units

Accessory Dwelling Unit

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.

An Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) is an attached or detache...

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Planning & Economic Development
Posted on: December 28, 2016

Permit Santa Rosa

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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.In an effort to increase transparency and access, and improve c...

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Planning & Economic Development

Posted on: July 14, 2017

Request for Qualifications: Depot Park Public Art

Call For Artists

The City of Santa Rosa Public Art Program is seeking qualified artists for a public art opportunity at Depot Park, Santa Rosa. Deadline to submit qualifications is August 3, 2017 by 5pm.

Click here to learn more about the opportunity and to download the RF...

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Recreation & Parks
Posted on: June 30, 2017

Parks Make Life Better!® July Contest

PMLB July Contest

The month of July is our favorite time of  year! It’s the month when our nation celebrates the power of play and adventure! Here locally, we’re celebrating all of the parks, trails, lakes, open space, community centers and poo...

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Recreation & Parks
Posted on: May 19, 2017

Upcoming Construction At Juilliard Park

One of the ponds at Juilliard Park

The City of Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks Department will be resurfacing the lining of the ponds at Juilliard Park beginning in late May and extending into early July. The ponds have accumulated significant cracks over time that have contributed to po...

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Recreation & Parks
Posted on: March 22, 2017

Youth Recreation Program Scholarships Now Available

Youth Swim Lessons

City of Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks to provide up to $20,000 in recreation scholarships to local families in 2017.

Recreation program scholarships are now available for youth ages 18 and under through the City of Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks Dep...

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Scholarship Information Recreation & Parks

Posted on: July 14, 2017

3rd Community Meeting for a Proposed Emergency Groundwater Well

Emergency Well 3rd Community Meeting

This is our third public meeting to discuss the proposed emergency groundwater well on Speers Road.

The purpose of the project is to implement emergency wells to provide the City of Santa Rosa water in the event of an emergency or disconnection to...

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Additional Info... Santa Rosa Water
Posted on: June 21, 2017

Seats Available on New Groundwater Advisory Committee

Santa Rosa Plain Groundwater Basin

The Santa Rosa Plain Groundwater Sustainability Agency (GSA) is a newly formed public agency and its purpose, as directed by the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA), is to secure groundwater sustainability for the Santa Rosa Plain Groundwater Ba...

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Additional Info... Santa Rosa Water
Posted on: May 25, 2017

Free Water-Efficient Toilets

Free Toilets

FREE Water-Efficient Toilet Program:

Santa Rosa Water residential customers are eligible to receive free high-efficiency plumbing fixtures installed by a certified plumbing contractor—while supplies last.

This program offers installation of high-e...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

Become a Creek Steward

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Creek Stewards provide a vital link between the community and the governments and agencies responsible for the protection and care of creeks.  Anyone who spends a little time along creeks can volunteer as a Creek Steward.  Ideally, Creek...

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Creek Stewardship Santa Rosa Water

Posted on: July 14, 2017

3rd Community Meeting for a Proposed Emergency Groundwater Well

Emergency Well 3rd Community Meeting

This is our third public meeting to discuss the proposed emergency groundwater well on Speers Road.

The purpose of the project is to implement emergency wells to provide the City of Santa Rosa water in the event of an emergency or disconnection to...

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Additional Info... Transportation & Public Works - News
Posted on: June 22, 2017

Annual Slurry Seal Street Treatment

2017 Slurry Seal Treatment

Each year the City of Santa Rosa slurry seals the pavement of about 2.5 million square feet of City streets. The streets to be slurry sealed are selected based on the condition of the pavement. Over the years, streets have been slurry sealed in many neigh...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Stony Point Road Reconstruction and Widening Project

Road Construction Stony Point Road News Flash

The City of Santa Rosa would like to thank you for your patience throughout this time of construction. We are working closely with our contractors to minimize impacts and keep residents informed. For your convenience, weekly updates will be posted on this...

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