Board Walk ~ Susan Gorin

Susan Gorin Susan Gorin represents the First District as a member of the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors, an area that includes the entire Sonoma Valley.


Homelessness in Sonoma Valley — an update

Posted on September 30, 2021
Homelessness in Sonoma Valley -- an update

Homelessness is not a new issue for the Sonoma Valley; indeed, there have been countless meetings both public and behind the scenes... Continue

Climate action at the County level

Posted on September 6, 2021

As the Caldor Fire threatens South Lake Tahoe and Hurricane Ida batters the South and East, I am increasingly, constantly, and inescapably... Continue

Why are we having so many Recall Elections?

Posted on August 16, 2021

On September 14, Sonoma County voters will cast their votes on two recall elections facing the state and the county: those of California... Continue

Stepping back out into the First District 

Posted on July 26, 2021

Like many who are fully vaccinated, I am slowly but surely (and safely) returning to in-person events and community gatherings, even... Continue

$2b County budget approved — so what’s funded?

Posted on July 6, 2021

It feels like just yesterday that the Board of Supervisors adopted the budget for the 2020/2021 Fiscal Year. Budget hearings were one... Continue

Roads, roads, roads…

Posted on June 21, 2021

It will come as no surprise that one of the top issues for residents of the First District is – of course – roads! The last year... Continue

A busy month for your Board of Supervisors

Posted on May 31, 2021

“Undoubtedly, cannabis is a divisive issue in our community.” After more than a year of critical focus on the COVID-19... Continue

Preparing for yet another dry year

Posted on May 10, 2021

As I write this column, it is an unusually warm spring day, and red flag alerts have been issued for Solano County and other east bay... Continue

Preparing for yet another dry year

Posted on May 4, 2021

There’s a sense of optimism in the air as we emerge from our pandemic fog after more than a year of a challenging, transformed existence... Continue

The urgency of climate change 

Posted on April 14, 2021

It feels like a lifetime ago, but as Chair of the Board of Supervisors in 2020, I focused my State of the County address on the urgency... Continue

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