Neighbors Together ~ Strong & Resilient


THINGS CHANGE ALL THE TIME.  Please always check with the appropriate agency or entity for current information.  

** Items marked with ** are applicable to any fire survivor.  The other pages still can provide a lot of information to any fire survivor.


** Architect/Builder/Contractor Tips »

** Contractor Cautions »

** California State Licensing Board Disaster Help Center »

Permit Application Pre-Meetings »

** 3/10/18 Construction & Insurance Seminar Slides »


** Rebuilding Blog:  Tubbs Fire: Our Rebuild Experience – From the ashes to a new house! »

** Consumer & Safety Alerts »

** California State Licensing Board Disaster Help Center »

3/14/18 – Potential Construction Site Theft.
2/21/2018 – “Disaster Task Force Alerts North Bay Fire Survivors About Suspected Unlicensed Contractor Trying to Get Debris/Tree Removal Jobs.”

Code Upgrades / Dwelling – Insurance Help 

** Code Upgrade List » Note: Building Codes are Statewide

Maximize Insurance Dwelling & Code Upgrade Payments – Paid Services

Maximize Insurance Dwelling & Code Upgrade Payments / Construction Contract Review – Free Services

Complaints (regarding construction, construction traffic, etc.)

** California State Licensing Board Disaster Help Center »

Visit the City of Santa Rosa Complaint portal on its website (and a device app is also available). Look for the “Resilient City Fire Rebuild” module.

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Requirements, Services, and Incentives for New Construction »

Sonoma Clean Power Efficiency Incentives »

Sonoma Clean Power:  Financial incentives to bring homes being rebuilt in the burn zones up to 2020 code requirements.  Sonoma Clean Power would be happy to meet with individuals or groups to discuss the program’s benefits.

Fences »


Landscaping Meetings – City of Santa Rosa »


Code Upgrade List » Note: Building Codes are Statewide

Basic Building Code Updates from City of Santa Rosa and County of Sonoma.
Note:  Some new building code updates take effect July 1, 2018

City of Santa Rosa Rebuilding/Permitting Info » 

Useful links for City of Santa Rosa Resilient City Permit Center

City of Santa Rosa Real-Time Maps (Resilient City Recovery Maps; Rebuild Data Tracker; Resilient City Parcel Report Search)

Updated daily and provides snapshots relating to the various phases of the rebuilding process.

Unincorporated Sonoma County Rebuilding/Permitting Info »

Links to the County of Sonoma’s Resiliency Permit Center website

Permit Application Pre-Meetings (City and County) »

Do you need to meet with the City or the County Permit Centers before submitting your permit application?

Survey Results

Survey Results: Sonoma County Fire Survivor Status & Needs Assessment 7 Months In & also UP survey results


Santa Rosa Post-fire Water Quality Investigation Map »

WUI – Wildfire Urban Interface Zones

** Creating Wildfire Adapted Homes and Landscapes Pamphlet »

Weed Abatement for Fire Safety »

WUI Map »

** Wildfire Zone – Building and Living »


Neighbors Together ~ Strong & Resilient (NTSR) does not provide any advice or endorse any service provider or agency. 

October 2017 Northern California Firestorm: Tubbs Fire in Santa Rosa: Coffey Park; Fountaingrove (Hidden Valley Estates (HVE) is lumped with FG); Larkfield-Wikiup-Mark West-Riebli; Rincon Valley-Deer Trail-Calistoga Rd; Bennett Ridge (Nuns/Annadel Fire) . . . See more . . . »

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