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Category: City of Santa Rosa

County, City to Observe One Year Anniversary of Wildfires

SANTA ROSA, CA – The County of Sonoma and City of Santa Rosa will hold a ceremony on October 8, 2018 in observance of the one year anniversary of the Sonoma Complex fires. The ceremony will include a memorial bell ringing to remember those who lost their lives in the fires and provide an opportunity … Continued

Fire Damage Property Tax Reassessments Underway for 2017-2018

Sonoma County Clerk-Recorder-Assessor William F. Rousseau announced today that property owners with real property damage over $10,000 will start receiving fire damage reassessment notices over the next few weeks. The reassessment notices will be sent out in batches and the Assessor’s Office asks property owners to be patient with the process. Rousseau mentioned that the … Continued

December 11th Deadline to Register for Disaster Assistance/Low-Interest Loans

  News Release: One Week Left to Register for Disaster Assistance/Low-Interest Loans SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Survivors of the October 2017 wildfires have one week left to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for disaster assistance and to apply for a low-interest disaster loan from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The deadline for … Continued

Burned Storm Drain Repairs at Dafford Place – 11/16/2017

Crews are working to stabilize the damaged storm drain system at Dafford Place. Here, they are carefully removing the pavement and gravel above the burned out pipe section in order to assess and repair damage beneath the road. A map of the overall storm drain assessment progress is available here:

Stormdrain System Assessment: Making Progress

As many as 19 specialized closed-circuit video crews have been assessing Santa Rosa’s storm drain infrastructure in areas burned by the wildfire over the course of the last week. As of Wednesday night (11/15), a total of 25.2 miles of underground storm drain infrastructure assessment has been completed in the Fountaigrove area. Crews have also … Continued

Stormdrain Damage at Dafford Place in Fountaingrove

After heavy rains last night, a small sinkhole was discovered this morning at Dafford Place in Fountaingrove by crews who have been monitoring and assessing the area. Dafford Place is one of 31 areas identified in Fountaingrove to have sections of burned underground storm drain pipe as a result of the wildfires. Because the compromised … Continued

Summary of November 12, 2017, 1 PM Press Conference

SANTA ROSA, CA – On November 12th, the City of Santa Rosa provided an update on their assessment of the city’s storm drain infrastructure that was damaged in the recent fires. A map that reflects the latest assessment information can be found here: Chris Coursey – Mayor of City of Santa Rosa The City … Continued

Road Closure Notice: Cross Creek Road in Santa Rosa

PUBLIC NOTICE: Cross Creek Road has been closed between Thomas Lake Harris and Skyfarm Drives due to a segment of compromised underground storm drain infrastructure. A map of the impacted area is available here: (5MB PDF)

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