Joint Powers Agency

(Section 6500 et seq. State Government Code)

If authorized by their governing bodies, two or more public agencies may jointly exercise any power common to both through a joint powers agreement or contract. The agreement may set up a governing board composed of representatives of the contracting agencies. The inter-agency contract or agreement defines the governance and functions of the joint powers agency.

Central Marin Police Authority

Central Marin Police Authority Website

Offices

250 Doherty Drive
Larkspur, CA 94939
Phone: (415) 927-5150
Fax: (415) 927-5167
  

Board Meetings

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Twin Cities Police Authority Building
250 Doherty Drive
Larkspur

Staffing

Number of personnel: 33 full time and 11 part-time positions.
 
Current Management Contacts:
CHIEF OF POLICE: TODD CUSIMANO
(415) 927-5150
LEGAL COUNCIL: THOMAS BERTRAND
(415) 353-0999
AUTHORITY CLERK: DANA UNRUH
(415) 927-5150

 

 

 

 

Authority Board

The Town of Corte Madera, Town of San Anselmo, and City of Larkspur, through two selected members from each council, form the Central Marin Police Authority Council.  Each category of membership has an alternate member.
Overall management of the Central Marin Police Authority is the function of the Management Committee comprised of the City and Town managers.  Operation of the Central Marin Police Authority is assigned to the Chief of Police.
 
Membership:
CARLA CONDON, CORTE MADERA TOWN COUNCIL
BOB RAVASIO, CORTE MADERA TOWN COUNCIL
ANN MORRISON, LARKSPUR CITY COUNCIL
LARRY CHU, LARKSPUR CITY COUNCIL
 
Management Committee:
DAVID BRACKEN, CORTE MADERA TOWN MANAGER
DAN SCHWARZ, LARKSPUR CITY MANAGER
DEBBIE STUTSMAN, SAN ANSELMO CITY MANAGER
Land Area: 8 square miles.
Population: Approximately 28,000
Areas Served: Town of Corte Madera and the City of Larkspur.
Services: All law enforcement services.

Central Marin Sanitation Agency

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Offices

1301 Andersen Drive
San Rafael, CA 94901
Phone: (415) 459-1455
Fax: (415) 459-3971
Hours: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm, Monday through Thursday and 8:00 am - 3:00 pm Friday
  

Board Meetings

2nd Tuesday Monthly, 7:00 pm
District Office
1301 Andersen Drive
San Rafael

Staffing

Number of personnel: 41 total full time equivalent positions.
 
Current Management ontacts:
General Manager: JASON R. DOW
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(415) 459-1455 ext 145
Administrative Assistant: KATE BROUILLET
(415) 459-1455 ext 188
Attorney: JACK GOVI (County Counsel)
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(415) 473-6120

District Board

The District is governed by a six-member Board of Commissioners. The individual districts appoint the Commssioners and determine the length of their term. Positions within the Board are rotated annually in July.
 
Membership:
CITY OF LARKSPUR:  KATHY HARTZELL
SAN RAFAEL SANITATION DISTRICT:  AL BORO
SAN RAFAEL SANITATION DISTRICT:  MARIBETH BUSHEY
Ross Valley SANITARY DISTRICT:  PATRICK GUASCO
Ross Valley SANITARY DISTRICT:  FRANK EGGER
SANITARY DISTRICT #2 (COrte Madera):  JOHN DUPAR
Population: 120,000 (as of 2012)
Areas Served: San Rafael (south of Santa Venetia ridge), Larkspur, Fairfax, San Anselmo, Ross, the unicorporated areas in Ross Valley, and San Quentin State Prison.
Services: Collection, treatment and disposal of wastewater and biosolids.

Marin General Services Authority

Marin General Services Authority Website

Offices

555 Northgate Drive, Suite 230
San Rafael, CA 94903
Phone: (415) 448-0355
Fax: (415) 446-4410
 

Board Meetings

2nd Thursday, Every Other Month, 10:00 am
San Rafael City Council Chambers
1500 Fifth Avenue
San Rafael

Staffing

Number of personnel: 3 contract employees.
 
Current management contacts:
EXECUTIVE OFFICER: PAUL BERLANT
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(415) 448-0355
ATTORNEY: DAVID BYERS
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(650) 697-4890 ext 23
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT: CANDICE BOZZARD
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(415) 448-0355

District Board

The District is a Joint Powers Agency governed by a seven-member Board of Directors consisting of the Marin County Chief Administrator (or designee), four Town/City Managers and two Public Works Directors. Each category of membership has an alternate.
 
Board of Directors:
DAN EILERMAN DEPUTY COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR
ADAM POLITZER, SAUSALITO CITY MANAGER
NANCY MACKLE, SAN RAFAEL CITY MANAGER
MICHAEL FRANK, NOVATO CITY MANAGER
DAN SCHWARZ, LARKSPUR CITY MANAGER
SEAN CONDRY, SAN ANSELMO PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR
Area Served: All of Marin County.
Services: Street Light Maintainence, Abandoned Vehicle Abatement, and Taxi Cab Regulation.  Administrative responsiblity for MarinMap and Marin Climate & Energy Partnership.

Marin Telecommunications Agency

Marin Telecommunications Agency Website

Offices

555 Northgate Drive, Suite 230
San Rafael, CA 94903
Phone: (415) 448-0355
Fax: (415) 446-4410

Board Meetings

2nd Wednesday Every Other Month, 7:00 pm
Corte Madera Town Hall
300 Tamalpais Drive
Corte Madera
  

Staffing

Number of personnel: 2 employees.
 
Current management contacts:
EXECUTIVE OFFICER: BARBARA THORNTON 
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(415) 448-0355
ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES: CHRISTINE KISCH
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(415) 448-0355

 

 

District Board

Marin Telecommunications is a Joint Powers Agency governed by an eleven-member Board of Directors consisting of representatives from each of the cities/towns and the County of Marin. Each category of membership has an alternate member.

Board of Directors:
BELVEDERE: SANDY DONNELL
CORTE MADERA: MICHAEL LAPPERT
COUNTY OF MARIN: KATE SEARS
FAIRFAX: LARRY BRAGMAN
LARKSPUR: LARRY CHU 
MILL VALLEY: KEN WACHTEL
ROSS: RUPERT RUSSELL
SAN ANSELMO: KAY COLEMAN
SAN RAFAEL: ANDREW MCCULLOUGH
SAUSALITO: THOMAS THEODORES
TIBURON: JIM FRASER
Area Served: All of Marin County.
Services:  Administers the Comcast cable franchise agreement and developing policy related to telecommunications services in Marin County including cable, broadband, and related services.

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