Board Walk ~ Susan Gorin

Susan Gorin


Updates on TOT and Sonoma Valley Connect

Posted on December 6, 2016

As I drive through Sonoma Valley, I am awestruck by the incredible beauty that flanks the sides of Hwy 12 through Kenwood and Glen... Continue

Community based change begins with you

Posted on October 13, 2016

I recently read a news story about a teacher in Utah who has suspended her longtime civics lesson held every four years to teach her... Continue

What will be on your November ballot?

Posted on September 2, 2016

Please have some patience when you are voting in November — you will need stamina to get all the information you need to vote... Continue

The Springs Festival: Time to celebrate!

Posted on August 18, 2016

The history of The Springs in one of change and reinvention. Each of the four hamlets that encompass this special area has a fascinating... Continue

Road repair, online research and shoes on a wire

Posted on July 7, 2016

Summer is in full swing and that means our Roads Crews are out in force across the county repairing pavement, replacing culverts, cutting... Continue

It’s budget season at the County

Posted on June 10, 2016

For many, the very idea of reviewing a government budget induces a voluntary coma response, but it is critical that access to this... Continue

Vacation rental update: “X” marks the spot

Posted on May 12, 2016

There are several new changes to the Vacation Rental Ordinance already approved, including local (30 mile radius) certified property... Continue

County fire and emergency services face the future

Posted on April 13, 2016
County fire and emergency services face the future

When we face a traffic accident or a kitchen fire, who do we call? We have expectations for rapid emergency responses and often, we... Continue

Sonoma Valley Connect

Posted on March 4, 2016

On March 16, I am launching an initiative called “Sonoma Valley Connect,” an initiative designed to provide information and services... Continue

‘Profoundly disappointed’ by vacation rental vote

Posted on January 29, 2016
‘Profoundly disappointed’ by vacation rental vote

For three years I have listened carefully to the residents in the Valley impacted by vacation rentals, and employers and employees... Continue