Petaluma and Sonoma County Candidate Forums

Petaluma Community Relations Council — Tue Sept 15 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

  • Join at
  • To join by phone, dial (669) 900-6833. Webinar ID: 828 9610 9373#
    This session will focus on the City of Petaluma’s General Plan, including climate and equity in planning and housing, such as affordable housing and the urban growth boundary. For more information, go here.

California Alliance of Retired Americans — Wed, Sept 16 from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm

  • Sonoma County Town Hall forum
  • Register here for the Zoom event.
  • This forum will provide a review of the State ballot propositions with Congressman Mike Thompson, Senator Mike McGuire, Supervisor Lynda Hopkins, and Alicia Sanchez, KBBF-FM.

Generation Housing and the Wine Country Young Democrats — Tue, Sept 22 at 7:00 pm

  • Register here.
  • Candidates will have an opportunity to share their ideas on housing issues including housing production, zoning, land use, homelessness, COVID-19 recovery efforts, racial justice, and much more.

Argus Courier and the Petaluma Chamber of Commerce — Thu, Sept 24 at 6:00 pm

  • Check here on 9-24 for the Zoom link.
  • The forum will explore many major Petaluma issues, including economic recovery, climate change, development, homelessness, and the proposed sales tax measure.

Petaluma Community Relations Council — Tue Sept 29, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

  • Join at:
  • To join by phone, dial: (669) 900-6833. Webinar ID: 828 9610 9373#
  • This session will focus on governance, including policing, community equity, and youth leadership as well as the City of Petaluma’s budget – future planning, Covid-19 recovery, and tax measures on the November ballot.
  • For more information, go here.

American Association of University Women (AAUW) — Thursday, October 1, time TBA

  • Connection details TBA
  • For more information, go here.

North Bay Organizing Project — Tue Oct 6 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

  • Register here and watch via Zoom or follow the event on Facebook Live.
  • Submit your questions here.
  • This forum provides an opportunity for community groups in Petaluma to ask questions of our City Council candidates. Co-sponsors of the event include:

    • Bike Petaluma
    • Friends of the Petaluma River
    • Indivisible Petaluma
    • North Bay LGBTQI Families
    • No Gas Here
    • Petaluma TIDE
    • Raucous Rooster
    • Sonoma County Commission on Human Rights
    • Sunrise Sonoma County
    • 350 Petaluma