Enhance services to the community by investing in County facilities and infrastructure; including roads, buildings, communications, and flood protection.
Develop partnerships with cities, tribal governments, and private organizations regarding flood protection and sustainability to identify gaps and address climate change impacts.
Summary of Objective Implementation Status
Sonoma Water will manage the workload for this objective. They have identified funding for staff who will support the objective and other flood-related priorities, and funding for a contractor who will implement the following activities:
Key Milestone Update
Funding was procured for staff and contractor costs. The recruitment process for a contractor is underway.
Coordination and Partnership Update
Sonoma Water is taking a lead role in this objective due to their expertise in flood control.
Community, Equity, and Climate Update
The most current climate change models will be incorporated into the research efforts to inform recommendations from local agencies.
The Board of Supervisors allocated $275k from the Climate Resilience Fund for Sonoma Water’s work plan.