Special Coverage: Planning
Hotel Project Sonoma appealed, won't be on Planning Commission agenda
The City of Sonoma received an appeal to the Planning Commission's April 13 certification of the EIR for the Hotel Project Sonoma, forcing a City Council vote.
Brown Act violation charge made to go away
While the Hotel Project Sonoma is likely to get the lion’s share of attention at the Planning Commission meeting on April 27, Item No.
Sonoma City Council at odds over Planning Commission
Questions raised as to whether Mayor holds too much sway in appointments
Letters to the Editor, April 18 - 20
‘Women do more than their share’EDITOR: I wonder if the Sonoma Planning Commission would have enough members if not for an apparently anti-female application process.
Hotel Project Sonoma clears EIR hurdle
Environmental Impact Report approved 5-1; next step is use permit, design and architectural review
Sonoma's West Napa Street hotel final EIR hearing
Thursday night’s Planning Commission meeting takes up the long-delayed consideration of the Environmental Impact Report for Hotel Project Sonoma, in the first block of West Napa Street.
Letters to the Editor, April 11 - 13
‘Not an easy art’EDITOR: Thanks Jason for your writing about writing (“War on Media Crosses Into Sonoma Territory,” April 4)).I
Council at impasse over Planning Commission
Four-member quorum at loggerheads as key development proposals draw near
Besieged Planning Commission hears pros, cons on First Street East project
In an unusually charged and crowded Planning Commission hearing, advocates and objectors to the First Street East project considered the need for California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) review.
Jason Walsh: Round and round the Planning Commission goes...
Call it: Musical planning commissioners.That’s what it must seem like to locals eyeing the First Street East Project, the controversial mixed-use proposal on a 3.4
Shake-up on city's Planning Commission
Mayor bypasses Wellander reappointment; Roberson resigns in protest
Sonoma’s Planning Commission takes on First Street East development
Use permit review process begins Thursday night
Hotel Project Sonoma returns to Planning Commission
The Sonoma Planning Commission is expected to again take up the Hotel Project Sonoma proposal at its April 13 meeting.
Fremont Diner owners eyeing Sonoma gas station location
Fremont Diner owners look to Broadway for restaurant, housing project
'Protect Sonoma' seeks to stop First Street East development
Group launches new website and petition. Meeting set for Monday, Feb. 6.
Planning officials to vet Broadway project, new apartments on Sonoma Highway
Commission will ‘provide direction’ Thursday on 49-unit Altamira Family Apartments
11th-hour cancellation of Planning Commission review of Hotel Sonoma project
Second cancellation of Planning Commission review of controversial 62-room hotel on First Street West, originally scheduled for Nov. 3.
Planning Commission review of downtown hotel cancelled
Next step in 62-room West Napa project process is Dec. 8 commission meeting; now delayed.
Letters to the Editor, Dec. 6 - 8
Hotel project benefited from community dialogue EDITOR: As we prepare for the Planning Commission review of the Hotel Project Sonoma, I want to reflect on the last five years and thank the hundreds of engaged community members that took part in the public process to ensure that the hotel meets the needs and desires of the community.