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 10 Most Recent News Articles:

New locomotive leaving Kansas City factoryNew Locomotive for Howarth Park En Route to Santa Rosa
Recreation & Parks
The new locomotive, which was purchased with funds raised by the Santa Rosa Parks Foundation, has left the manufacturing factory in Kansas City and is on its way to Santa Rosa.
se greenway logoPlan Southeast Greenway
Planning and Economic Development
Please participate in a Community Workshop on August 6, 2016 to brainstorm about future land uses, circulation, and guiding principles that should shape the future of the Southeast Greenway.
logoRent Stabilization FAQ ~ Updated!
City Manager's Office
The City has received many inquiries regarding rent stabilization and the rent moratorium ordinance. Check out the FAQ here!
Spray ground play area at Prince Gateway ParkPrince Gateway Park Construction
Recreation & Parks
Renovation of the play spray ground has begun.
flower logoPlanning and Economic Director Named
City Manager's Office
David Guhin has been appointed as the Director of Planning and Economic Development. Mr. Guhin will begin in this role immediately.
Fire DepartmentFire Department Strategic Plan - Community Meeting
Fire Department
Santa Rosa Fire Department is developing a “Master and Strategic Plan” to guide its efforts on behalf of our community for the next several years and will be holding community meetings to learn the priorities and expectations of the our community.
SMARTWater Tower Plaza Apartments Presentation
City Manager's Office
See the presentation of Water Tower Plaza Apartments presented for the Ad-Hoc Subcommittee of the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit District and the City of Santa Rosa a public meeting on Monday, July 11, 2016.
Santa Rosa ParkingProgressive Parking Public Meeting - July 28
Parking Division
The City has hired Nelson/Nygaard, a consulting firm that specializes in transportation and parking planning to analyze current parking conditions, assess future demands and develop both an implementation plan for progressive parking strategies throughout downtown and a Railroad Square Parking Management Plan.
City logoCounty of Sonoma Cannabis Town Hall Meetings & Community Survey
Planning & Economic Development
The County of Sonoma is holding a series of town hall meetings and conducting an online survey to receive input on cannabis regulation in unincorporated Sonoma County. The City of Santa Rosa is co-hosting the District 3 meeting with Supervisor Shirlee Zane on Thursday, July 28, 2016, 5:30-7:30pm, at the Glaser Center, 547 Mendocino Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95401.
flower logoDaisy Gomez selected as new City Clerk
City Manager's Office
City Manager Sean McGlynn announced the appointment of Daisy Gomez as the new City Clerk. Ms. Gomez starts on July 25, 2016.