(Section 103000 et seq. State Public Utilities Dist)
The Marin County Transit District was created in 1964 by special act of the State Legislature and approved by Marin County voters. The District's enabling act was revised in 1980. The District's purpose is to plan, finance and provide local transit services.
The District is governed by a seven-member board of directors composed of the five members of the County Board of Supervisors plus two additional members appointed by the Marin County Council of Mayors and Councilmen.