Special Coverage: Planning
Letters to the Editor, March 13 - 15
Small is beautiful!EDITOR: I am appalled by the entitled shenanigans our community is being subjected to by the same type of developers we are all too familiar with by now – the crowd who wish to have things their way or else.
City delays Cheese Factory remodel item from March 8 Planning Commission agenda; other items will be heard.
Planning Commission meeting delayed til March 22 to evaluate plans to remodel Plaza foodie site
It’s all about pad size in Schocken Hill appeals
An appeal of three housing projects approved last summer by the Planning Commission comes to the Sonoma City Council on Thursday, March 1, at a 5 p.m. special session.
Sonoma city officials question barrage of legal threats
Caymus Capital issues series of litigation warnings to Hundley, other commissioners
Coleman bids farewell to Sonoma Planning Commission
Reflects on his term on the City of Sonoma Planning Commission
Sonoma City Council seats new Planning Commission
A mix of veterans and rookies appointed to influential city board
Planners approve 73 new units in final meetings
Sonoma’s Planning Commission ended its traditional configuration with a marathon pair of meetings, which resulted in 73 new housing units, more than 50 of them affordable.
Sonoma’s Planning Commission to reconsider SAHA’s affordable housing project
Varied setbacks, less regimented building layouts, an expanded color palate and a more “organic feel” are being proposed for the Altamira Affordable Housing project at 20269 Broadway.
SAHA affordable housing before Planning Commission tonight
The busy if besieged Sonoma Planning Commission will meet in special session on Thursday, to review the affordable housing project at 20269 Broadway.
Letters to the Editor, Aug. 29 - 31
SRO – not so much of a stretch after allEDITOR: Single Room Occupancy has been around for a while and most prevalent in San Francisco to accommodate those who have low incomes and need a place to live.C
Sonoma Planning Commission approves two homes on hillside lots
By 3-1 votes, the Sonoma Planning Commission approved use permits for two of three developments planned for Fourth St. East and Brazil.
Council may overhaul city commissions
Appointments would rest with individual council members in new process
Council punts on hotel EIR
By unanimous vote, the City Council upheld an appeal of the hotel project's EIR and sent it back to the Planning Commission.
Letters to the Editor, July 18 - 20
Council trying to reshape planning commissionEDITOR: This letter encapsulates comments I made during the special City Council meeting to hear an appeal of the Planning Commissions 5-1 decision to certify the EIR for the Hotel Project Sonoma.
Sonoma City Council to review downtown hotel project
It’s the Sonoma City Council’s turn to reach consensus on a downtown hotel development, approved by the Planning Commission but appealed by locals.
Sonoma to lose a gas station, gain a diner
Owners of the Fremont Diner are moving their family-friendly fare into town, with plans to open a restaurant at the site of what may have been Sonoma’s first service station.
Jason Walsh: Commission appointments – up close, and personal
Proposed new model grants Council more influence, and less oversight