top of page

Marin Co Board of Supervisors

The Board of Supervisors is responsible for the function of county government, passing ordinances and budget authority.  The county has 5 districts, each with a supervisor elected to a 4 year term.  Lucas Valley is in District 1.  The Board conducts regular meetings on Tuesdays with the agenda usually published the previous Thursday.  The current agenda and documentation of past meetings are available here.

To express your views, you may e-mail District 1 Supervisor Sackett (  To address all of the Supervisors, request that your comments be shared with the entire Board, or use the Board of Supervisors contact form (see instructions).


District 1 Supervisor Sackett:  Mary Sackett Marin Gov. page  

Email  :

Issues newsletters which include news and updates on housing development, wildfire safety and emergency preparedness


Marin Co Planning Commission

The Planning Commission advises the Board of Supervisors on planning policies and regulations, and makes decisions on appeals of planning permits.   The 7 volunteer commissioners, are appointed by the Board of Supervisors, 1 for each district to 4 year terms and 2 at-large commissioners to 2 year terms.  Public hearings are generally conducted on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month with agendas and minutes available here.


Marin Community Development Agency

CDA is responsible for building permits, environmental review of proposed projects, regulation of land use and real estate development, and management of affordable housing programs.  Its Planning Division is responsible for recommending codes and review of applications for development and use permits, and subdivisions in unincorporated Marin.  Projects by Geographical Location lists development projects (refer to the San Rafael – Lucas Valley area).  You may subscribe to updates for the entire area and/or updates for specific projects. 

Metropolitan Transportation Commission


Association of Bay Area Governments


CA Dept. of Housing and Community Development

bottom of page