Mark your calendars! Wednesday, December 11 for the all basin workshop:
Recharging Groundwater Basins: Facts, Myths, Projects and Possibilities
Please share with your stakeholder groups, farmers and land managers who would be interested.
Join local groundwater agencies to learn more about how farmers in other communities and locally are contributing to groundwater recharge. This public workshop will focus on how groundwater can be recharged to help better manage and sustain local aquifers.
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
4:30pm – 7 pm
Santa Rosa Utilities Field Office
35 Stony Point Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Presentations will cover:
How groundwater recharge works
California’s Flood-MAR (Managed Aquifer Recharge) project
Local efforts: What farmers are doing in Sonoma County to enhance recharge
Q & A and table top discussions
Light refreshments will be served
Visit us online at SonomaCountyGroundwater.org
Roads and roads funding will be the topic of a Jan. 15 town hall meeting at Hanna Center, hosted by First District Supervisor Susan Gorin. Representatives from Sonoma County Transportation and Public Works will be on hand to answer questions
The Meeting will include a brief overview of roads, roads types, pavement preservation and corrective maintenance, how and why we prioritize roads, funding sources and funding challenges, as well as a discussion of long-term funding strategies for addressing roads needs.
“This will be an opportunity … to learn about roads funding, how we prioritize roads, and to get questions answered,” Gorin stated in the press release.
The meeting starts at 6 p.m., Jan. 15 at the Hanna Boys Center Auditorium, 17000 Arnold Drive, Sonoma.