County of Marin - News Releases - Holiday Hours

For Immediate Release
December 19, 2014

Marin County Offices Closed for Holidays

Get year-end documents to the Recorder’s Office by 11 a.m. December 31

San Rafael, CA – Most County of Marin offices and Marin County Superior Court will be closed on Christmas and New Year’s Day as well as noon closures on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.

Happy Holidays graphicAll Marin County Free Library branches will be closed December 25 and January 1 but will be open until 1 p.m. December 24 and December 31.

Same-day recordings will be accepted until 11:30 a.m. December 31 at the Recorder’s Office. However, to ensure a calendar year 2014 recording date, residents are urged to present documents no later than 11 a.m. Any documents that cannot be examined and approved for recording prior to the 11:30 a.m. December 31 deadline will be accepted for recording on January 2, 2015, or returned to the submitter. Transactions at the County Clerk’s office will be accepted for processing until 11:30 a.m. as well.

Though their administration offices will be closed, the Sheriff’s Office and Fire Department will be staffed Christmas and New Year’s Day to ensure public safety and emergency services throughout Marin. Road crews and flood control crews from the Department of Public Works also will be ready to respond to infrastructure and emergency needs.

In addition, the Department of Health and Human Services will continue to have 24/7 on-call staff though the holidays for crisis and emergency response.

The County of Marin wishes you and your family a happy and safe holiday season!


Brent Ainsworth
Public Information Specialist
County Administrator's Office

3501 Civic Center Drive
Suite #325
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 473-3084
Email: Brent Ainsworth
County Administrator website