- Web Site Policies
We will be adding resource updates periodically and regularly during flood season with pertinent details.
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- FEMA operates Ready.Gov.
- Hazard Planning maps from the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG), Feb. 2012
(map information about earthquakes, flooding, wildfires , landslides, others)
- Petaluma Fire Department
- Sonoma County Office of Emergency Services
- United States Geological Survey - "Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country"
- Petaluma Community Development - links to flood plain administration information
- Petaluma Water Resources and Conservation - Storm Water
- Sonoma County Water Agency - Stream Maintenance Service Request Form for reporting problems with the streams in Sonoma County
- FEMA links - www.fema.gov
- UC Berkeley Center for Fire Research and Outreach has a Homeowners' Toolkit.
- 3Days 3Ways Emergency Preparations
- 72Hours.org Emergency preparation
- PG&E Power Outages - call 800-743-5000 - press 4 to report hazard, press 3 to report outage; to see outage map
- January 2016 - you can watch the City's rain gauges and stream level instrumentation on the map. This can be expecially useful during periods of heavy rain, to see the stream levels in your neighborhood.
- City of Petaluma:
Event Hotline - 707 781 1283
Emergencies Only 9-1-1 or 707-762-2727 (from cell phones IN PETALUMA only)
- During some flood events sand and sandbags are made available from an unmanned station located at the end of Hopper Street. Shovels are provided for you to bag your own sand.
- County of Sonoma
Sonoma County Water Agency - call 707 565 4768 for information about Russian River (when river level exceeds 20' at Hacienda Bridge)The County of Sonoma will also operate 2-1-1 for human services during an emergency - see their web site www.211wc.org or dial 2-1-1 from Sonoma County telephone.
- National Weather Service (National Oceanic and Aerospace Administration) weather map
- State of California Governor's Office of Emergency Serivces
- Highway status - 511.org
- Radio Stations
KZST 100.1 FM, KSRO AM 1350, KCBS AM 740, KBBF 89.1 FM (SPANISH)
- TV Stations
TV - KFTY Ch50 KTVU Ch2 NBC11 Ch11 KRON Ch4 KPIX Ch5 KGO Ch7
- 2010 - Announcement from the Mayor
- Urban Drainage and Flood Control District - Denver, Colorado
- Petaluma City Council Meeting - see Feb. 27, 2006 - Public Comment, Council Comment, City Manager Comment in afternoon session
- 2005 Flood - Press Release from Sonoma County OES
- 2005 Petaluma Flood Photos
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Petaluma, CA 94952
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City of Petaluma Event Hotline: 781-1283
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