Next SCA Meeting Will be Thursday, March 16, 2017

The next monthly meeting of the Springs Community Alliance will be held on Thursday, March 16, at 7:00 pm at Booker Hall – La Luz Center17560 Greger St in the Springs.

This meeting is open to all.

AGENDA OVERVIEW:
The alliance will be hosting a panel discussion on immigration. Panelists will include Mario Castillo from La Luz Family Resource Center at El Verano School; Jerry Threet from the Sonoma County Independent Office of Law Enforcement Review and Outreach (IOLERO), and a representative from the Sonoma County Sheriff’s office. Additional panelists have yet to be confirmed.

You may email topic suggestions to: mail@springscommunityalliance.org.

We welcome anyone with an interest in the Springs to attend and weigh in on issues that matter to them.

Our meetings are held the third Thursday of each month at La Luz Center’s Booker Hall from 7:00 pm till 8:30 pm.

SCA’s mission is to serve as a hub of action and information affecting the interests and well-being of all people who live in, serve, or conduct business within the “Springs” neighborhoods of:

El Verano ~~ Boyes Hot Springs ~~Fetters Hot Springs ~~ Agua Caliente

Our goals include: economic development, housing, environmental safety, beauty and preservation, traffic and roadway issues, health & wellness, community outreach and hospitality.

Springs Specific Plan Documents and Reports from Thursday’s, March 9 Meeting

View and/or Download these documents from the Springs Specific Plan Presentation:
Land Use and Circulation Alternatives Report:
Appendix A “Circulation and Parking Analysis”
Land Use and Circulation Alternatives Report
Appendix B “Utility Infrastructure Needs Report”
For more information, please visit https://thesprings.specificplan.org/documents-and-maps
Para más información por favor visite: https://thesprings.specificplan.org/documents-and-maps/

Forum for Prescription Drug Abuse in Sonoma Valley – Community Meeting Feb 16

The Executive Committee of the SCA encourages everyone to attend this important event sponsored by  R.I.S.K. “Forum for Prescription Drug Abuse in Sonoma Valley”  Thursday, February 16, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at the Altimira Middle School Band Room.

The next SCA meeting will be on Thursday, March 16, 7:00 – 8:30 pm at La Luz Center in
the Springs

 

SCA’s January Meeting – Thursday, January 19 (3rd Thursday)

January’s Monthly Springs Community Alliance  (SCA) meeting will be held on Thursday, January 19, at 7:00 pm at the Booker Hall – La Luz Center (location change),  17560 Greger St.

This meeting is open to all.

The agenda will include a variety of topics including follow from last meeting:

This month’s meeting will focus on how and where to get help, i.e. services available in the Springs including those provided by the county.

Panel discussion:
F.I.S.H. – Sandy Potter, ED
La Luz Center – Angie Sanchez, Director, Community Engagement
Brown Bag Cafe – Madie Murray, Volunteer and Food Coordinator for SOS
Teen Services Sonoma – Cristin Felso, Executive Director

You may email topic suggestions to: mail@springscommunityalliance.org.

We welcome anyone with an interest in the Springs to attend and weigh in on issues that matter to them.

Our meetings are held the third Thursday of each month at La Luz Center’s Booker Hall from 7:00 pm till 8:30 pm.

SCA’s mission is to serve as a hub of action and information affecting the interests and well-being of all people who live in, serve, or conduct business within the “Springs” neighborhoods of:

El Verano ~~ Boyes Hot Springs ~~Fetters Hot Springs ~~ Agua Caliente

Our goals include: economic development, housing, environmental safety, beauty and preservation, traffic and roadway issues, health & wellness, community outreach and hospitality.

November’s Meeting will be held November 10 at 7:00 pm

November’s Monthly Community Meeting by the Springs Community Alliance will be held on Thursday, November 10, at 7:00 pm at the Sonoma Charter School, 17202 Sonoma Hwy, at Vailetti Drive in the Springs.
This meeting is open to all.

The agenda will include a variety of topics including follow up on some open items:

Trees along the 12 Corridor
Traffic along the 12 Corridor
Update on the Springs Specific Plan

You may email topic suggestions for the November Meeting to: mail@springscommunityalliance.org.

We welcome anyone with an interest in the Springs to attend and weigh in on issues that matter to them.

Our meetings are held the second Thursday of each month at the Sonoma Charter School from 7:00 pm till 8:30 pm.

SCA’s mission is to serve as a hub of action and information affecting the interests and well-being of all people who live in, serve, or conduct business within the “Springs” neighborhoods of:

El Verano ~~~ Boyes Hot Springs ~~~
Fetters Hot Springs ~~~ Agua Caliente

Our goals include: economic development, housing, environmental safety, beauty and preservation, traffic and roadway issues, health & wellness, community outreach and hospitality.

Candidates Forum

Candidates Forum
Sonoma Valley Unified School District and First District County School Boards
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 – 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Booker Hall
La Luz Center
17560 Greger St

Candidates invited include Trustee Gina Cuclis and opponent Jason Carter for Sonoma County Board of Education District 1; and Trustee Gary DeSmet and opponent John Kelly for Sonoma Valley Unified School District Board. Candidates will answer predetermined questions, followed by questions from the public. There will also be informational tables for local ballot measures and voter registration. Spanish language interpretation will be provided.

Please contact Claudia Robbins at crobbins@vom.com to submit a question for candidates or a request for an informational space for local ballot measures. Please title your email, “School Candidates Forum.”

Co-Sponsored by: El Verano Elementary English Language Acquisition Committee (ELAC) and co-sponsored by North Bay Organizing Project (NBOP), La Luz Center, and the Springs Community Alliance.

For those unable to meet the candidates in person, the forum will be broadcast on Sonoma Valley Television Channel 27 (SVTV 27) and on Facebook, Livestream.

August General Meeting Will Not Be Held

Enjoy Your Summer!

There will be no monthly meeting held in August.

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You may email topic suggestions for the September Meeting to: mail@springscommunityalliance.org.

We welcome anyone with an interest in the Springs to attend and weigh in on issues that matter to them.

Our meetings are held the second Thursday of each month at the Sonoma Charter School from 7:00 pm till 8:30 pm (Except August, no meeting will be held).

SCA’s mission is to serve as a hub of action and information affecting the interests and well-being of all people who live in, serve, or conduct business within the “Springs” neighborhoods of:

El Verano ~~~ Boyes Hot Springs ~~~
Fetters Hot Springs ~~~ Agua Caliente

Our goals include: economic development, housing, environmental safety, beauty and preservation, traffic and roadway issues, health & wellness, community outreach and hospitality.

July General Meeting

The Springs Community Alliance will hold its monthly meeting this Thursday evening, July 14, from 7:00 – 8:30 pm at the Sonoma Charter School on Highway 12 at Vailetti Dr. in the Springs.

The agenda will include an update on planning for the Sonoma Valley Connect Health and Recreation Fair (name TBD) from the participating groups and businesses as well as an update the completion of the Highway 12 construction project.
 
We will also be doing a review and recap of the recently held Springs Specific Plan Community Workshop #3 held on June 29.
 
Other community announcements and updates are welcome.

Sonoma Charter School
Multipurpose Room
17202 Sonoma Highway
Agua Caliente, Springs, Sonoma Valley

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Additional agenda items can be emailed to: mail@springscommunityalliance.org.

We welcome anyone with an interest in the Springs to attend and weigh in on issues that matter to them.

Our meetings are held the second Thursday of each month at the Sonoma Charter School from 7:00 pm till 8:30 pm.

SCA’s mission is to serve as a hub of action and information affecting the interests and well-being of all people who live in, serve, or conduct business within the “Springs” neighborhoods of:

El Verano ~~~ Boyes Hot Springs ~~~
Fetters Hot Springs ~~~ Agua Caliente

Our goals include: economic development, housing, environmental safety, beauty and preservation, traffic and roadway issues, health & wellness, community outreach and hospitality.

June General Meeting – Springs Specific Plan Workshop & Community Separators

The next monthly meeting of the Springs Community Alliance will take place on Thursday, June 9, at 7:00 pm in the Multi-purpose room at the Sonoma Charter School.  

Tentative Agenda:
Greenbelt Alliance: Community Separators
SCA Workshop – Springs Specific Plan.

There will  be follow up on action items and discussions from April & May SCA Meetings

Sonoma Charter School
Multipurpose Room
17202 Sonoma Highway
Agua Caliente, Springs, Sonoma Valley

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Additional agenda items can be emailed to: mail@springscommunityalliance.org.

We welcome anyone with an interest in the Springs to attend and weigh in on issues that matter to them.

Our meetings are held the second Thursday of each month at the Sonoma Charter School from 7:00 pm till 8:30 pm.

SCA’s mission is to serve as a hub of action and information affecting the interests and well-being of all people who live in, serve, or conduct business within the “Springs” neighborhoods of:

El Verano ~~~ Boyes Hot Springs ~~~
Fetters Hot Springs ~~~ Agua Caliente

Our goals include: economic development, housing,  environmental safety, beauty and preservation, traffic and roadway issues, health & wellness, community outreach and hospitality.

May Special General Meeting, Thursday, May 12, 7:00 pm

The next monthly meeting of the Springs Community Alliance will take place on Thursday, May 12, at 7:00 pm in the Multi-purpose room at the Sonoma Charter School.  SCA will co-host with the Sonoma County League of Women Voters a Candidates Debate for 1st District Supervisor.

There will  be follow up on action items and discussions from the April SCA Meeting

TENTATIVE AGENDA:
Follow-up From April Meeting.

SPECIAL PRESENTATION – CO SPONSORED
with League of Women Voters

The May meeting will be a Sonoma County Supervisor, 1st District, Candidates Debate co-sponsored by the SCA and the League of Womens Voters of Sonoma County.

Sonoma Charter School
Multipurpose Room
17202 Sonoma Highway
Agua Caliente, Springs, Sonoma Valley

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Additional agenda items can be emailed to: mail@springscommunityalliance.org.

We welcome anyone with an interest in the Springs to attend and weigh in on issues that matter to them.

Our meetings are held the second Thursday of each month at the Sonoma Charter School from 7:00 pm till 8:30 pm.

SCA’s mission is to serve as a hub of action and information affecting the interests and well-being of all people who live in, serve, or conduct business within the “Springs” neighborhoods of:

El Verano ~~~ Boyes Hot Springs ~~~
Fetters Hot Springs ~~~ Agua Caliente

Our goals include: economic development, housing,  environmental safety, beauty and preservation, traffic and roadway issues, health & wellness, community outreach and hospitality.