The Local Agency FormationCommission of Sonoma County (Sonoma LAFCO, LAFCO, or the Commission) issoliciting proposals from qualified consultants to prepare a Municipal ServiceReview (MSR) of the Timber Cove County Water District (District). The purpose of the MSR is toinform determinations of the Commission with regard to feasible options forimproving the efficiency of public service delivery to those living and workingwithin the District’s boundary. All work is to beperformed in accordance with applicable California Government Code provisions.
Hearing Date: Wednesday, August 7, 2019Time: at or after 2:00 p.m.Location: Sonoma County Administration Building, 575 Administration Drive, Room 102A, Santa Rosa, CaliforniaFile No. 2019-04: Geyserville Fire Protection District Reorganization No. 18-19-0313-01 (Knights Valley-IRPs) Involving Annexation to the District of the Knights Valley Volunteer Fire Company Service Area and Adjacent Integrated Response Plan Areas and Detachment of the Same Territory from County Service Area No. 40 (Fire Services)
Hearing Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2019File No. 2019-04: GeyservilleFire Protection District Reorganization No. 18-19-0313-01 (Knights Valley-IRPs)Involving Annexation of the Knights Valley Volunteer Fire Company Service Areaand Adjacent Integrated Response Plan Areas and Detachment of the SameTerritory from County Service Area No. 40 (Fire Services)
The boards of directors of theWindsor, Bennett Valley, and Rincon Valley Fire Protection Districts and theSonoma County Board of Supervisors, acting as the board of directors of CountyService Area No. 40 (Fire Services), concurrently adopted a resolution earlierthis year initiating formation of a single, unified district to provide fireprotection and emergency services more efficiently and effectively and withgreater financial feasibility in the central portion of the County.
The board of directors of theRoseland Fire Protection District initiated dissolution of the District becausethe board determined that, after the annexation of the Roseland Area to theCity of Santa Rosa in 2017, the District did not have the operational orfinancial capability to efficiently or effectively serve the only two areasoutside the City that remained in the District.
Notice of Application for Detachment from the Palm Drive Healthcare District Dueto the concerns of continued mismanagement and the potential for theaccumulation of additional debt, registered voters residing within the PalmDrive Health Care District have applied to Sonoma LAFCO for detachment from the