Notice: Start of Construction

Construction will begin on the Washington – Stockton Corridor downtown transit and accessibility improvement project on Tuesday, March 7, 2023. Reade more: Washington – Stockton Corridor – Downtown Transit & Accessibility Improvement Project – Start of Construction Notice


The City of Sonora, PG&E, and the California Fire Foundation wants to make the public aware that in California disasters can strike throughout the year. Recent storms are causing flooding, mud/rock slides, and downed trees. Stay prepared and ready to evacuate at a moments notice! 2022 January Newletter Post-Fire Safe


Christmas Tree Recycling Start the new year off by recycling right! Beginning January 1, 2023 through January 31, 2023, Tuolumne County residents have the opportunity to recycle their live, non-flocked Christmas trees for FREE. Christmas trees must be free from tinsel, decorations and nails. Christmas trees may be dropped off at the following locations: ✓…


When a Disaster or Wildfire Strikes Evacuate Early! Remember that disaster can strike at any time and evacuating from your home early can mean the difference between life or death. When a disaster or wildfire strikes, be prepared to leave in a hurry. Fire Safe Twitter-Facebook Post1  
City of Sonora Community Development

Change in Service for the Community Development Department

Effective September 16, 2022 the Community Development Department will be closed to the public on Fridays.  Our regular business hours are Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  We are closed for lunch between 12:30 and 1:30 p.m. Building Inspections are on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  If you need…

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…