Board Walk ~ Susan Gorin

Susan Gorin


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

Representing the Springs’ diversity

Posted on January 5, 2016

The Springs. A place. A state of mind. People out on stoops, walking along newly laid sidewalks under streetlights, running along the... Continue

To give and to receive; to be thankful and grateful

Posted on December 2, 2015

As 2015 comes to a close, I am mindful of the quote by Henri Frederic Amiel: “Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude... Continue

New color, new energy at Plaza Center

Posted on November 5, 2015
New color, new energy at Plaza Center

If you have traveled through Boyes Hot Springs recently, you may have noticed the dramatic changes happening at the Plaza Center building... Continue