The Southeast Greenway Project has taken a giant step forward. At its meeting on Tuesday, July 9, the Santa Rosa City Council voted unanimously to Certify the Environmental Impact Report and approve the General Plan Amendment and Rezoning for the Santa Rosa Southeast Greenway. The City Council approvals will allow the project to move to the next phase – appraisal of the property followed by negotiations for its purchase from Caltrans. Read More
We would like to express our deep appreciation to all of the supporters who took time to show up for the July 9th City Council meeting and to all of the organizations and individuals who submitted letters of support prior to the meeting. It takes a community – and together, we did it! To learn more about how you can support the Greenway Campaign moving forward, please sign up for eNews, join our Action Alert network, and visit our Volunteer page.
Community Foundation Grants $250,000 for Greenway
Greenway Partner Sonoma Land Trust (SLT) has received a $250,000 grant from Community Foundation Sonoma County to support the acquisition of the SE Greenway. “SLT is excited to play a part in this one-time opportunity to bring nature within a short walk of many city residents,” says Wendy Eliot, SLT’s conservation director. “This grant marks a significant step toward making the Greenway vision a reality.”