Historic Downtown Sonora Christmas Parade Applications Available

The City of Sonora is happy to announce that Applications are being accepted for the 38th Annual Historic Downtown Sonora Christmas Parade to be held on Friday, November 26, 2021. The entry deadline is Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. Click HERE for the application & Parade Rules

Green Waste Disposal Days Coming Soon!

The City of Sonora, in partnership with Waste Management-Cal Sierra Disposal will have “Green Waste Disposal Days” event on two separate days, Saturday, November 6, 2021 and Saturday, November 13, 2021.  The Cal Sierra Earth Resource Facility at 14909 Camage Avenue (off Tuolumne Road), will be accepting vegetation on these days between the hours of…
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Stay Prepared, Evacuate Early, and Stay Safe

The City of Sonora, PG&E, and the California Fire Foundation wants to make the public aware that last year was the most destructive wildfire season in California on record.  4 million acres burned in 2020 – more than doubling 2018’s previous record.  This is a reminder that wildfires can happen at anytime.  Stay prepared, be…

Prepare Your Family With a 5-Minute Evacuation Plan

When a wildfire strikes, do not wait for an evacuation order it could be too late!! Evacuate early when you see or smell a fire.  Prepare you and your family with a 5-minute plan that: Maps out the evacuation routes from your home Maps out where to go if you cannot come home Has ready…
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Public Service Announcement

Until further notice, the City of Sonora Community Development Department, including Building and Planning, located in City Hall at 94 N. Washington Street (2nd floor), will be closed to the public Monday through Thursday from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. and Friday 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. For further information, please call (209) 532-3508.
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Sonora Certified Farmers Market Opening Day

The City of Sonora is happy to announce that the first day of the 2021 Sonora Certified Farmers Market will be Saturday, May 15th.  The Market is open from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Come on down to get your first taste of the season’s fresh fruits and vegetables and locally grown produce.  Pick up a…
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2021 Sonora Certified Farmers Market Applications Now Available

The City of Sonora is gearing up for our 2021 Sonora Certified Farmers Market.  This years’ Market will start on Saturday, May 15th and run through Saturday, October 9th.  The hours will be from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  Market Applications and Rules & Regulations can be downloaded below.  Applications must be submitted to the…
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Temporary Outdoor Operations Application & Permit Available

The City Council approved Urgency Ordinance No. 868 authorizing the outdoor operation of a qualifying business (restaurants, wineries, and breweries) pursuant to a special Temporary Outdoor Operations Permit and granting the City Administrator temporary land use authority to implement the Outdoor Operations Permit. The application can be found HERE.  In addition to the application the…