The City has several tools available to engage the community in the 6th Cycle Housing Element Update.
Ways to participate:
Review and Comment on the Draft of the 6th Cycle, 2023 – 2031, Housing Element
The draft Housing Plan is available on City’s website, click here to view or download. the draft Background Report Part 1 is available on the City’s website, click here to view download,and the draft Background Report Part 2 is available on the City’s website, click here to view download. Physical copies are available to review at Sonoma City Hall located at No. 1, The Plaza; Sonoma Valley Regional Library located at 755 W Napa St, and the Vintage House located at 264 1st St E.
Written comments may be submitted during the Public Comment Period at the address indicated below:
City of Sonoma
No. 1 The Plaza
Sonoma, CA 95476
Or emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Watch the Virtual Workshop
The Virtual Workshop is a brief video, approximately 15-20 minutes, that provides an introduction to the Housing Element Update process, current housing information, and the housing development goals the City must plan for, referred to as the Regional Housing Needs Allocation or RHNA. Watch the workshop:
Balancing Act Simulation Tool
The Balancing Act is a simulation-based tool that helps community members envision and explore how the City can meet its housing goals using Balancing Act - an easy, simulation-based public engagement tool. Submit your housing plan today in English and Spanish.