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Sonoma County Gardeners Resource Guide 2015
WELCOME to our 12th Annual guide to supporting Sonoma County garden businesses. From Nurseries to Landscapers and Garden Clubs we have created as comprehensive a resource to locally-owned garden businesses as we can. This entire guide with Garden Calendar and updates all year kong is also available on its own website at www.SonomaCountyNurseries.com. Please feel free to let us know about a bsuiness we have may have missed so we can include them in our FREE listing under their category. Enjoy your garden and please support Sonoma County entrepreneurs.Read: Sonoma County Gardeners Resource Guide 2015
Sonoma County - Update on NOW
2015 State of the County
Each year in January, the Board of Supervisors sets our priorities for the coming year. We capture the accomplishments of the past year; review the challenges that were addressed, refocus on those long term issues remaining, and include any new issues that may have arisen during the prior year. The County’s theme for this year is building strong foundations for the future.
In 2014 we battled through yet another year of drought, as well as an earthquake that shook our homes that reminded us both of our fragility and our strengths. Today Sonoma County has one of the strongest economies in the State. We are tackling legacy challenges and making major investments that provide the foundation for our next generations. Needs remain high, but opportunities persist. We have made strategic investments targeted at the board’s priorities in making smart investments in our community.Read: Sonoma County - Update on NOW - 2015 State of the County
Into the Future
Judie Messier Interviews Sonoma County
Last year, a woman from Seattle had spent enough time in Sonoma County that she became fascinated with how committed people are to our home, how much in love with Sonoma County so many people are, and how we approach conflicts that put us at odds with each other.
Judie Messier is in the business of Conflict Resolution, so her fascination became a study in Sonoma County’s biggest issue - water. She approached Gazette community columnists and me, then embarked on a series of interviews with people who are in some way impacted by our water shortage, and for some - have the ability to shape how our county deals with water, water services, water conservation and water use.Read: Into the Future - Judie Messier Interviews Sonoma County
Laguna de Santa Rosa Foundation Celebrates 25 Years
The Laguna de Santa Rosa Foundation is proud to announce that 2015 will be the 25th Anniversary of its founding and the beginning of our work to restore, conserve, and inspire public appreciation of the Laguna de Santa Rosa.Read: Laguna de Santa Rosa Foundation Celebrates 25 years
LOVE where you LIVE 2015 - Sonoma County
APRIL - Distributes April 1st
We’re covering HOME from the BIG Picture of Earth Day to the Details that make Sonoma County communities and families thrive -
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March is our Welcome to Spring with the 12th Annual Sonoma County Gardeners Resource Guide special insert slipped into the pages of the March Gazette. Look for it on newstands and in coffee shops, restaurants and stores starting March 4th - Thank you for reading! Your feedback is always welcome: firstname.lastname@example.org
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