Legislative Agenda Downtown Santa Rosa
The Chamber envisions Downtown as the vibrant core of a healthy city. In order to support Downtown, the Chamber will act on these issues:
Courthouse Square Reunification
Continue to support the reunification of Courthouse Square in a way that provides the least disruption to Downtown businesses, including completion of the project in a timely matter.
Participate in efforts to address the problem of homeless Downtown, including participation on the city’s Homeless Task Force and working with the City to increase police presence Downtown.
Work collaboratively with the City on parking, with an emphasis on involvement in the progressive parking study and advocating for additional signage for parking garages.
Advocate for better Downtown directional signage.
Work with Railroad Square merchants, the Santa Rosa Plaza and the City of Santa Rosa to prepare for the arrival of the SMART train to Railroad Square.
Coordinate task force work with the Chamber’s Downtown Association.