Novato Sanitary District

District Board

The District is governed by a five-member Board of Directors elected to four-year terms:
  • Carole Dillon Knutson
    Term expires: November 2017
  • Brant Miller
    Term expires: November 2017
  • William C. Long
    Term expires: November 2017
  • Jean Mariani
    Term expires: November 2019
  • Jerry Peters
    Term expires: November 2019

Board Meetings

  • 6 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Mondays monthly
  • District Office
    500 Davidson Street
    Novato, CA 94945


Number of personnel: 21 total full-time equivalent positions. Current management contacts are as follows:

About the District

  • Land Area: 31.26 square miles
  • Population: 60,500 (as of 2006)
  • Areas Served: City of Novato and some surrounding areas
  • Budget: Total Operating Revenue, Fiscal Year 2015-16: $10,006,483
  • Services:
    • Franchised solid waste collection, disposal and recycling
    • Household hazardous waste collection and disposal
    • Reclamation facility for pasture irrigation
    • Recycled water (in cooperation with North Marin Water District)
    • Sewage collection, treatment and disposal