Inflatable Dam on Russian River Lowered to Prevent DamageThe Sonoma County Water Agency is lowering the inflatable rubber dam on the Russian River to prevent damage from raised river flows caused by heavy rain this week.
Seeping, Rain-Charged Aquifers Flood South Bay RoadsEven as the rain has ceased, some South Bay drivers are dealing with flooded roads and streets thanks to a high water table seeping onto the surface.
Some Neighbors Still Waiting To Go Home Near Site Of Sausalito MudslideA neighborhood in Sausalito hit hard by a monster mudslide six weeks ago is slowly getting back to normal.
Illegal Dumping Plagues Russian River Residents Still Cleaning Up After FloodingAs if they didn't have enough to contend with, neighbors who are still cleaning up from the recent flooding at Russian River, now have to deal with illegal dumping by outsiders.
Sonoma County Officials Approve $2.5 Million For Flood Debris RemovalThe Sonoma County Board of Supervisors on Thursday unanimously approved $2.5 million that will be used to remove toxic debris from flood-damaged areas.
Flood-Damaged Property Owners In Sonoma Co. May Get Property Tax ReliefThe Sonoma County Assessor’s Office is advising owners of business property, structures and land that sustained more than $10,000 damage in last week’s storm and flooding to file a Calamity Damage Reassessment Form.
Fast-Flowing Russian River Left Huge Piles Of Debris On California CoastThe floodwaters that crested in Russian River towns like El Nido, Guerneville, and Monte Rio have also altered the Sonoma County coastline.
Sonoma County Declares Household Hazmat Emergency In Wake Of FloodingThe Sonoma County Department of Health Services issued a household hazardous waste warning on Tuesday in the aftermath of last week’s storm and subsequent widespread flooding.
Latest Wet Weather System Moves Into Bay AreaThe rain moving across much of the Bay Area Tuesday morning will intensify later in the day and early Wednesday, but won't be anywhere near as powerful as storm that blasted the North Bay last week, according to the National Weather Service.
Guerneville Flood Victims Urged To Dispose Of Debris, Hazardous Waste ProperlyAs Guerneville residents work to dig out and clean up from last week’s flood, officials are reminding people of the proper ways to dispose of debris. But for many, the advice is falling on deaf ears.
Guerneville Knee-Deep In Cleanup Effort After Russian River FloodingAs the residents of Guerneville work to clean up and dry out from the Russian River flooding, state and local agencies are arriving to offer what help they can.
Evacuation Order Lifted In Area Affected By Russian River FloodingThe Sonoma County Sheriff announced Friday afternoon that the evacuation orders for the communities along the Russian River due to major flooding had been lifted.
Tenants of Sebastopol Shopping Center Say Flood Plans FailedA vibrant shopping district in Sebastopol was trying to dry out from Russian River floodwaters Friday as angry local officials complained about the failure of flood-prevention measures at the shopping center.
Submerged in Sebastopol: Residents Boat Through Flooded NeighborhoodsFloodwaters from the Laguna de Santa Rosa wetlands are slowly starting to recede in Sebastopol revealing a line of debris on the ground that's a reminder of just how high the flooding reached.
Authorities Plan To Lift Russian River Evacuations Friday At NoonThe Sonoma County Sheriff's office announced Thursday evening that authorities would try to lift the evacuation order for residents of communities along the Russian River on Friday.