Solano Seniors Host Disaster Preparedness Event

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Disaster like wildfires and floods can leave seniors especially vulnerable. But the risks are reduced if we take certain precautions. Learn more at a May 19 event in Fairfield put on by the Solano County Senior Coalition and co-hosted by Supervisor John Vasquez.

Presentations will be given by first responders, the Red Cross and county emergency officials. A continental breakfast and lunch will be served.

Who: Supervisor John Vasquez

What: “What Now … Emergency Solutions for Seniors”

Where: Solano County Events Center, 601 Texas Street, Fairfield

When: May 19, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

RSVP: Call Lauren Rolfe at 707-429-2569

Sonoma Developmental Center Town Hall

Thursday, May 10, 2018


What: A briefing from state and local officials on the closure process and site assessment for Sonoma Developmental Center. A question and answer period will follow.

When: Thursday, May 10 at 6:30 p.m.

Where: Altimira Middle School, 17985 Arnold Drive in Sonoma.

Who: State Department of Developmental Services Director Nancy Bargmann will give a transition update. Other speakers include community health providers and a representative of  the Parent Hospital Association.

Senators Dodd and Mike McGuire, Assemblywoman Cecilia Aguiar-Curry and Supervisor Susan Gorin will attend.