Willits Chamber of Commerce FAQ's

How do I get to the Chamber office?

What are the Chamber's hours of operation?

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday - Friday.
Closed Saturday & Sunday.

Who are the major employers in Willits?

  1. City of Willits
  2. Frank R. Howard Memorial Hospital
  3. Metal/fx
  4. Microphor, Inc.
  5. Safeway Stores
  6. Sparetime Supply
  7. Ray's Food Place
  8. Windsor Mill
  9. Willits Redwood Co., Inc.
  10. Willits Unified School District

What is the cost of living in the region?

Cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100.  An amount below 100 means an area or city is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means an area or city is more expensive.

  • Overall, Willits, CA cost of living is 109.50 (as of 2012).
  • Overall, Fort Bragg, CA cost of living is 125.70 (as of 2012).
  • Overall, Point Arena, CA cost of living is 140.00 (as of 2012).
  • Overall, Ukiah, CA cost of living is 120.60 (as of 2012). 
  • Overall, Mendocino County, CA cost of living is 126.50 (as of 2012).

What's the population of the region?

City of Willits - 4,888
Willits Area Zip Code (95490) - 13,398
Mendocino County - 87,841

Where will my child go to public school?

Brookside Elementary School (K - 2nd) - [707] 459-5385
Blosser Lane Elementary School (3rd - 5th) - [707] 459-3232
Baechtel Grove Middle School (6th - 8th) - [707] 459-2417
La Vida Charter School (K - 12th) - 707-459-6344
New Horizons/Independent Study (K - 12th) - [707] 459-4801
Sherwood Elementary School (K - 6th) - [707] 984-6769
Sanhedrin Continuation High School (9th - 12th) - [707] 459-4801
Willits Community Day School (7th – 8th) - [707] 459-7890
Willits Elementary Charter School (K - 5th) - [707] 459-1400
Willits Charter School (6th - 12th) - [707] 459-5506
Willits High School (9th - 12th) - [707] 459-7700

What are the private schools in or around Willits?

  1. Animal Crackers (Pre-school) - Willits, CA [707] 459-4884
  2. Daisy Days Nursery School Pre-school - Willits, CA [707] 459-9605
  3. First Baptist Elementary School Pre-school – 3rd - Willits, CA [707] 459-5823
  4. Seventh-Day Adventist Church School 1st - 8th - Willits, CA [707] 459-4333
  5. Waldorf School of Mendocino County K - 8th - Calpella, CA [707] 485-8719

How do I contact the Better Business Bureau?

Better Business Bureau
1000 Broadway., Suite 625
Oakland, CA 94607
Phone: [510] 844-2000
Toll Free Phone: [866] 411-2221
Fax: [520] 844-2100
Website: http://www.bbb.org
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How do I find out about filming in Mendocino County?

Mendocino County Film Office
C/O Mendocino Coast Chamber of Commerce
Film Liaison for Mendocino County - Debra De Graw
PO Box 1141 Fort Bragg, CA 95437
Phone: 707-961-6302
Toll Free: 800-726-2780
Fax: 707-964-2056
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How do I reserve Recreation Grove Park or the Willits Community Center?

All parks as well as the Willits Community Center are owned and operated by the City of Willits. To make reservations contact:
City of Willits
111 E. Commercial St., Willits, CA 95490
Phone: 707-459-4601

Do you have a list of elected officials?

Federal Officials

President of the United States Barack Obama (D)
The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington, DC  20500
[202] 456-1414 ~ [202] 456-2461 fax
Web site: http://www.whitehouse.gov/administration/president_obama/
E-mail: http://www.whitehouse.gov/contact/

Vice President of the United States Joe Biden (D)
Office of the Vice President
Eisenhower Executive Office Bldg.
Washington, DC 20501
Web site:http://www.whitehouse.gov/administration/vice-president-biden/
E-mail: http://www.whitehouse.gov/contact/
[202] 456-1414 ~ [202] 456-2461 fax

United States Senators
Barbara Boxer (D)
112 Hart Senate Office Bldg.
Washington, DC 20510
[202] 224-3353 ~ [202] 224-0454 fax
Web site: http://boxer.senate.gov/

District Office:
1700 Montgomery St., Ste. 240
San Francisco, CA 94111
[415] 403-0100 ~ [202] 224-0454 fax

Dianne Feinstein (D)
331 Hart Senate Office Bldg.
Washington, DC 20510
[202] 224-3841 ~ [202] 228-3954 fax
Web site: http://www.feinstein.senate.gov/

District Office:
One Post Street, Suite 2450
San Francisco, CA 94104
[415] 393-0707 ~ [415] 393-0710 fax

United States Representative
Jared Huffman (D) - 1st District

Congress of the United States
1630 Longworth House Office Building 
Washington, DC 20515
[202] 225-5161 ~ [202] 225-5163 fax
Web site: http://huffman.house.gov/

Local Offices:
430 North Franklin Street,
PO Box 2208
Fort Bragg, CA 95437
[707] 962-0933 ~ [707] 962-0905 fax

559 Low Gap Road
Ukiah, CA 95482
Phone/Fax: [707] 671-7449

State Officials

Governor of California
Jerry Brown (D)
State Capitol, Suite 1173
Sacramento, CA 95814
[916] 445-2841 ~ [916] 558-3160 fax
Web site: http://gov.ca.gov/home.php
E-mail: http://gov.ca.gov/m_contact.php

California State Senator
Noreen Evans (D) - 2nd District
State Capitol, 1303 10th St.
Sacramento, CA 95814
[916] 651-4002 ~ [916] 651-4902 fax 
Fax: 916-651-4902
Web site: http://sd02.senate.ca.gov/
E-mail: http://sd02.senate.ca.gov/contact

Local office:
200 South School St.
Ukiah, CA 95482
[707] 468-8914 ~ [707] 468-8931 fax

California State Assembly
Wes Chesbro (D) - 2nd District
State Capitol
P.O. Box 942849
Sacramento, CA 94249-0002
[916] 319-2002 ~ [916] 319-2102
Web site: http://www.asmdc.org/members/a02/

Local office:
200 S. School Street, Suite D
Ukiah, CA 95482
[707] 463-5770 ~ [707] 463-5773 fax

Mendocino County Officials

Mendocino County Board of Supervisors
501 Low Gap Rd., Rm. 1090
Ukiah, CA 95482
[707] 463-4221 ~ [707] 463-4245 fax
Website: http://www.co.mendocino.ca.us/bos/
E-mail: http://www.co.mendocino.ca.us/cgi-bin/feedback.pl?page=/bos/index.html&department=1

Carre Brown - 1st District (Vice Chair)
John McCowen - 2nd District
John Pinches - 3rd District (Chair)
Dan Gjerde - 4th District
Dan Hamburg - 5th District


Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
951 Low Gap Rd.
Ukiah, CA 95482
[707] 463-4411
Website:   http://www.mendocinosheriff.com/
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tom Allman, Sheriff-Coroner

Local Officials

Brooktrails Township Community Services District
24860 Birch St.
Willits, CA 95490
[707] 459-2494 voice ~ [707] 459-0358 fax
Website: http://www.btcsd.org/index.php

Ed Horrick, President
Tony Orth, Director
Tim Ramming, Vice President
Ralph, Santos, Director
Rick Williams, President

Staff
Denise Rose, General Manager

Brooktrails Fire Department
24860 Birch St.
Willits, CA 95490
[707] 459-4441 office ~ Emergency Dial 911
Website: http://www.brooktrailsfire.com/
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City of Willits
111 E. Commercial St.
Willits, CA 95490
[707] 459-4601 ~ [707] 459-1562 fax
Website: http://thecityofwillits.com/city-government/
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bruce Burton, Vice Mayor
Holly Madrigal, Mayor
Victor Hansen, Council Member
Ron Orenstein, Council Member
Larry Stranske, Council Member

Staff
Adrienne Moore, City Manger
Gerry Gonzalez, Chief of Police

Little Lake Fire Department
74 E Commercial St. Willits, CA 95490
[707] 459-6271 office ~ [707] 459-7898 / Emergencies - dial 911
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Carl Magan, Fire Chief

What Civic Organizations are in Willits?

There are several Clubs and Organizations that serve our community. If you are interested in receiving a list of the Willits Area Clubs & Organizations you may contact the Chamber by phone 707.459.7910 or by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .