APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR MARIN LAFCO PUBLIC MEMBER SEAT
Any person wishing to apply for the position may get an application by clicking on the link below.
The Commission, which is established by State law, has regulatory power over the formation and boundary changes of cities and special districts (e.g., annexations.) In addition, the Commission is responsible for determining sphere of influence (ultimate service areas) for all cities, and special districts within the County of Marin. Composition of the Commission includes two members of the Board of Supervisors, two City Council members, two Special District members, and a representative of the general public. Each category has one alternate member seated at the board meetings in the absence of the regular member.
The Commission normally meets at 7:00 PM on the second Thursday, every even month at the MCE offices at 1125 Tamalpais Avenue in San Rafael.
Appointment Process and Important Deadlines
The Commission will accept applications for service as the Public Member through Friday, March 29th. Interviews of the applicants will be conducted at the Regular Commission meeting on Thursday, April 11, 2019. The member selected would be seated for the full four-year term beginning May 1, 2019 through April 30, 2023.
Candidates must reside in Marin County. The candidate also cannot be an officer or employee of Marin County, or of any city or district within the County of Marin. During the selection process, the Commission shall consider the applicant’s qualifications and why the applicant wants to serve on the commission.