Category: City News

Sonoma Active Transportation Plan: Join the Conversation

The Sonoma Active Transportation Plan is underway! Last fall, the Sonoma County Transit Authority (SCTA) collected over 100 ideas for sidewalk improvements, higher visibility crosswalks, and new bicycle paths. The City of Sonoma (City) is committed to fostering safer and more enticing environments for walking, biking, and utilizing mobility devices, both for everyday commuting and … Continued

Announcing the 2024 Sustainable Business Honoree: Donum Estate!

After careful consideration and collaboration with environmental and community leaders, including esteemed members of the City of Sonoma’s Climate Action Committee,  The Sonoma Valley Chamber of Commerce and City of Sonoma are delighted to unveil the recipient of this year’s prestigious Green Business Award: Donum Estate. Sustainable Practices: Donum Estate has exemplified a profound commitment … Continued

Announcing the Winner of 4th Annual Earth Day “Celebration of Trees” Photo Contest!

We are excited to unveil the winner of the City of Sonoma’s 4th Annual Earth Day “Celebration of Trees” Photo Contest! After receiving an incredible 45 entries from talented photographers and nature enthusiasts, we’re excited to honor Denise Webster for her breathtaking image, “Epilogue of A Lone Tree.” Denise’s stunning photograph, captured in the picturesque … Continued

Have Your Say: Public Input Sought for Measure M Funded Park Projects

Attention, Sonoma residents and park enthusiasts! Your voice matters in shaping the future of our community’s recreational spaces. The Sonoma Parks, Recreation, and Open Space Commission (PROS) is calling for public comments on potential Measure M “Parks for All” funded park projects being considered in the fiscal year 2024/2025 budget. PROS will consider two potential … Continued

Update! State Route 37 to close for four weekends starting April 19th

Starting from April 19, 2024, the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is set to initiate a significant pavement repair project on State Route-37 (SR-37) between State Route-29 in Vallejo and State Route-121 in Sonoma. This project will necessitate full closures of the highway for 55 hours on consecutive weekends*, including April 19, April 26, May … Continued

Sonoma City Launches Online Discretionary Funding Application

In a proactive move to establish transparency and fairness, the City of Sonoma is proud to announce the launch of its new online Discretionary Funding Application. This initiative aims to streamline the process for organizations seeking funding from the Council Discretionary Use Funding within the Recreation and Community Services Program. Through this digital platform, the … Continued

Deadline to Apply for the 2024 Student Creative Arts Award is Fast Approaching!

The City of Sonoma’s Cultural and Fine Arts Commission (CFAC) encourages high school junior and senior artist to apply for the 2024 Student Creative Artist Award for a chance to win $2,000. The submission deadline is April 5, 2024. Interested student artists are encouraged to submit an online application. The submission should include samples of … Continued

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