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Sonoma Developmental Center

LocationNorth Valley
Issue TypeLand Use
Web StatusCurrent
Radar CategoryNew Development
Address15000 Arnold Drive
CityEldridge
StateCA
Zip95442
Submission Date07/07/2015
StatusEIR in Process
DescriptionTransfer of shuttered State Hospital buildings on a 200-acre campus to developers for housing, affordable housing, commercial buildings, a hotel, and other projects to be determined by a final Specific Plan due by 2022. Approximately 750 acres of open space land will remain undeveloped and transferred to state and local parks and perhaps placed in trust for wildlife protection.
PersonnelSonoma County SDC Task Force

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Related Files

09/28/2022 - SDC Specific Plan & DEIR comments
01/21/2022 - Comments re SDC
01/17/2022 - NSVMAC SDC Letter
07/07/2015 - Flyer for July 15th VOTMA meeting

Resources/Links

SDC Specific Plan and PDEIR drafts released
 SDC Specific Plan public review draft and the SDC Specific Plan Draft Programmatic EIR (DPEIR), and associated appendices, are all available for public review. Documents may be downloaded or read online at the website above.
SDC BOS Hearing Jan 2022
 All related documents for 3 p.m. Jan. 25, 2022, BOS hearing on Sonoma Developmental Center future plan.
SDC - Eldridge For All
 Eldridge For All - Save Our Space began as a grassroots fundraising campaign to benefit the Sonoma Ecology Center (SEC), a nonprofit dedicated to achieving and sustaining ecological health in Sonoma Valley. Eldridge For All - Save Our Space applauds the work of numerous local nonprofits working together to preserve the environmental, historical, and cultural resources that make the SDC such a unique and priceless asset. Eldridge For All - Save Our Space serves as a platform for sharing information regarding development of the SDC Specific Plan and related redevelopment issues.

News & Notes


08/13/2022 - SDC Specific Plan - SDC Specific Plan public review draft and the SDC Specific Plan Draft Programmatic EIR (DPEIR), and associated appendices, are all available for public review. Documents may be downloaded or read online at Specific Plan site.
01/25/2022 - BOS hearing - 3 p.m. - Board of Supervisors will consider adopting a Permit Sonoma recommended alternative for future development of the surplus state propert at Sonoma Developmental Center. Meeting could be long and perhaps continued to another day if too many people want to address the board.

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