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News: 08/15/2014

County panels seek volunteers



First District Supervisor Susan Gorin is looking for volunteers to fill open spots on the following county commissions and committees:

Sonoma Valley Citizens Advisory Commission (SVCAC): The SVCAC provides a regular forum for citizen participation in the formation of public policy, considers issues concerning the Sonoma Valley, evaluates solutions of these issues, and advises elected officials and other decision makers. There is one vacancy for a resident of El Verano west.

The Sonoma County Commission on the Status of Women: The Sonoma County Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) promotes equal rights and opportunities that enhance the quality of life for all women and girls and addresses issues of discrimination and prejudice. There is one vacancy.

The Sonoma County Commission on Human Rights: The purpose of the Commission is to promote better human relations among all people in Sonoma County through education, mediation, cooperation with County and community agencies, and by initiating action that fosters the recognition of and an appreciation for the cultural diversity of the community. There is one vacancy.

The Sonoma County Community Development Committee (CDC): The CDC reviews and makes recommendations on policy and funding matters, and is dedicated to promoting decent and affordable housing, revitalizing communities, and supporting public services that increase economic stability for County residents. There is one vacancy.

Flood Control Advisory Committee, Valley of the Moon Zone 3A: Members of this Committee are representative of agricultural, residential, municipal and commercial interests within this Zone and advise on flood control matters. There are three vacancies.

For more information, call Pat Gilardi at 565-3752, or email pat.gilardi@sonoma.county.org. To get an application, go to sonomacounty.ca.gov/Boards-Commissions-Task-Forces/.



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