NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Sonora City will conduct a public hearing at 5:00 PM, or shortly thereafter, on the 7th day of November 2022, in the Sonora City Council Chambers, 94 North Washington Street, Sonora, CA for the purpose of considering the following:


  1. Code Amendment. Title 17 Text Amendment –Signs Text amendment to Title 15, Buildings and Construction, of the Sonora Municipal Code, amending Chapter 15.28, Signs, by repealing it in its entirety and replacing it with a new Chapter 15.28, Signs.


This meeting will be held in accordance with Government Code Section 52953(E) and the City of Sonora City Council Resolution No. 05-16-2022-A.  This meeting is physically open to the public or members of the public may participate in the meeting via video conferencing.  The posted meeting agenda will include the phone number and passcode needed to participate in the teleconference.  Pursuant to State law, challenges in court to actions on the above proposal may be limited to issues raised during public hearings or meetings conducted on the matter, or in correspondence submitted prior to the start of the meeting.


The above text amendment is exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) pursuant to Section 15061(3) Common Sense Exemption which exempts an activity that has no potential for causing a significant effect on the environment.


The project staff report will be available for review at the City of Sonora Community Development Department, 94 North Washington Street, Sonora CA 95370, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:00PM or on the City’s website at  Questions regarding the project may be directed to Community Development Director Rachelle Kellogg at (209) 532-3508 ext. #2.


Upon request, the agenda and the documents in the meeting agenda packet can be made available to persons with a disability.  In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City encourages those with disabilities to participate fully in the meeting process.  Any person requiring special assistance to participate in the meeting should call 209-532-4541 at least forty-eight (48) hours prior to the meeting.


11-7-22 CouncilHearing Notice