Novato

Overview


The City is governed by a five-member city council elected to four-year terms.

Governing Board


  • Denise Athas
    Term expires: November 2017
  • Pat Eklund
    Term expires: November 2017
  • Madeline Kellner
    Term expires: November 2015
  • Eric Lucan
    Term expires: November 2015
  • Jeanne MacLeamy
    Term expires: November 2015

Public Meetings

Staff

  • Number of personnel
    140 total full-time equivalent positions
  • Michael Frank
    City Manager
    Phone: 415-899-8900
    Email Michael Frank
  • Jeffrey Walter
    Attorney
    Phone: 415-899-8900
  • Sheri Hartz
    Clerk
    Phone: 415-899-8900
    Email Sheri Hartz
  • Robert Brown
    Planning Director
    Phone: 415-899-8989
    Email Robert Brown

About the City

  • Land Area
    27.44 square miles
  • Population
    52,554 (as of 2013)
  • Special Districts:
    • Marin/Sonoma Mosquito and Vector Control District
    • Marin Municipal Water District
    • North Marin Water District
    • Novato Fire Protection District
    • Novato Sanitary District
  • Budget
    $30,670,101
    Total operating revenue
    Fiscal year 2013 through 2014
  • Services:
    • Lighting
    • Parks and recreation
    • Police protection
    • Redevelopment
    • Road maintenance and construction
    • Street sweeping