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Resolution in Support of Local Control over the Deployment of Wireless Communications Facilities

Resolution in Support of Local Control over the Deployment of Wireless Communications Facilities

WHEREAS, in 2018, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) adopted regulations limiting the abilities of cities and states to regulate small cell sites (e.g., pole attachments) needed for the deployment of 5G, substantially curtailing local governments’ ability to regulate telecommunications infrastructure; and WHEREAS, the FCC regulations limit the type and amount of fees cities and states may charge, set […]

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Sonoma County Democratic Party is accepting applicants to fill vacancies in the 1st Supervisorial District

Sonoma County Democratic Party is accepting applicants to fill vacancies in the 1st Supervisorial District

The Sonoma County Democratic Central Committee, the governing body of the Sonoma County Democratic Party, is announcing one (1) opening for a member representing the 1st Supervisorial District, which includes Sonoma Valley and the City of Sonoma. Candidates for election must be registered as a Democrat and reside within the district from which election is […]

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Sonoma County Democratic Party Endorses Lynda Hopkins For Sonoma County Board of Supervisors

Sonoma County Democratic Party Endorses Lynda Hopkins For Sonoma County Board of Supervisors

The Sonoma County Democratic Party has endorsed Lynda Hopkins for re-election to the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors in District 5, which includes the City of Sebastopol, Guerneville, Bodega Bay, Occidental, and the western portion of the unincorporated county to the Pacific Ocean on the west, and Mendocino County to the north. Her endorsement was […]

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Sonoma County Democratic Party Endorses Susan Gorin For Sonoma County Board of Supervisors

Sonoma County Democratic Party Endorses Susan Gorin For Sonoma County Board of Supervisors

The Sonoma County Democratic Party has endorsed Susan Gorin for re-election to the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors in District 1, which includes the eastern portion of Santa Rosa, the City of Sonoma and the unincorporated county to the eastern County Line. Her endorsement was unanimous, recognizing support for her actions on the Board and […]

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Resolution in Support of Community Microgrids

Resolution in Support of Community Microgrids

WHEREAS, recent power outages have levied enormous costs, the threat of grid disruption is not going away, there is an inherent vulnerability in transmitting large volumes of energy over long distances, transmission networks will always be subject to disruption by natural and human (negligence, terrorism) elements, dramatically declining costs for solar and storage have changed […]

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Resolution on the Tree Protection Ordinance and the Climate Emergency

Resolution on the Tree Protection Ordinance and the Climate Emergency

WHEREAS the climate scientists represented in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) have made clear that what humans do in the next 11-12 years will determine if we and our planet’s unique biodiversity survive, and the County has passed a Resolution acknowledging the Climate Emergency (September 2019); and WHEREAS trees, woodlands, and forest offer […]

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