Sonoma Valley County Sanitation District Local Hazard Mitigation Plan
The Sonoma Valley County Sanitation District Local Hazard Mitigation Plan was approved by FEMA on September 13, 2016. The approval of this plan ensures the Sonoma Valley County Sanitation District's continued eligibility for project grants under FEMA's Hazard Mitigation Assistance programs, including the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program, Pre-Disaster Mitigation Program, and Flood Mitigation Assistance Program. All requests for funding, however, will be evaluated individually according to the specific eligibility, and other requirements of the particular program under which applications are submitted.
FEMA's approval of the Sonoma Valley County Sanitation District Local Hazard Mitigation Plan is for a period of five years. Prior to September 13, 2021, the Sonoma Valley County Sanitation District is required to review and revise its plan to reflect changes in development, progress in local mitigation efforts, and changes in priorities, and resubmit it for approval in order to continue to be eligible for mitigation project grant fundin
The Sonoma Valley County Sanitation District began operations in 1953 and serves 17,027 Equivalent Single-Family Dwellings within a 4,500-acre service area. The treatment plant has a design capacity of 3 million gallons per day and the District provides high-quality tertiary treated water for local agricultural uses.