Past Events

Sonoma Developmental Center Town Hall

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.

Joint Select Committee on Wine Hearing


Senators Bill Dodd and Mike McGuire and Assemblymember Cecilia Aguiar-Curry will unite their respective Select Committees on Wine for a hearing at Napa Valley College on August 16 to discuss issues facing the California wine industry. The Senate Select Committee on California’s Wine Industry and the Assembly Select Committee on Wine will hear from a panel of industry experts on sustainability, fish friendly farming practices, and farmworker housing. Panelists will include representatives of local government, nonprofits, the wine industry, and sustainability organizations.