Community Interest Meeting: November 10th

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  Habitat for Humanity of Sonoma County invites you to an informational meeting to learn how we help low to moderate income families on their path to affordable housing.  Join us Saturday November 10th, 2018 at 10am, at Shiloh Neighborhood Church-5901 Old Redwood Hwy, Santa Rosa, CA.  Sign in begins at 9:30am.  For more information… Read more »

A new housing idea for Sonoma’s ‘missing middle’

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County officials are moving forward aggressively on a three-pronged approach to alleviating the local housing crisis. Permit Sonoma, the county’s permitting agency, has been tasked with taking fast and bold action to unkink the county’s housing construction pipeline, whose logjam has been exacerbated in the wake of last year’s wildfires. In 2017, the county implemented… Read more »

Sonoma Wildfire Cottages construction begins in Santa Rosa

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Construction has started on eight to 10 Habitat for Humanity cottages that will be temporarily located on Medtronic’s Fountaingrove campus in Santa Rosa to help house residents whose homes were destroyed in the October 2017 wildfires. Two of the units are already being framed, and they all should be ready for occupancy in late fall… Read more »

Cottages underway to provide housing for fire survivors

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Work is underway to install a total of 15 modular cottages at two sites in Windsor and Fountaingrove nearly a year after October’s firestorm destroyed 5,300 homes in Sonoma County. The cottages will provide short-term, affordable housing for those who lost homes or were displaced after the most destructive blaze in California’s history, with some… Read more »

Affordable housing takes a step forward at council meeting

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Windsor approves requests from Habitat for Humanity to move project forward At the Sept. 19 meeting of the Windsor Town Council, the town took a large step towards moving one of its keystone affordable housing projects forward. Duncan Village, a Habitat For Humanity project, was designated in August of 2017 to receive $556,000 from the… Read more »