County of Marin - News Releases - Library Commission

For Immediate Release
July 27, 2016

Openings on Marin County Library Commission

Chance to assist the Marin County Free Library better serve the community

San Rafael, CA – The Marin County Library Commission has several vacancies and the Board of Supervisors and Director of County Library Services are interested in having representation from young adult members. Applicants must live in supervisorial districts 2, 3 or 5 for these openings.

The Library Commission serves as a resource and liaison to the Board of Supervisors, the Director of County Library Services, and the community. The Library Commission finds ways and means of enlisting public interest in supporting and improving library services. They also serve as the Measure A Advisory Committee to provide independent citizen oversight for Measure A, a special tax for the Marin County Free Library.

Membership should be broadly representative of the demographic characteristics of the county and, as appropriate, should include representation from various economic, social, occupational, ethnic, racial, and age groups, in particular from the following sectors: youth, older persons, business, labor, and education. The most important qualification for membership is a demonstrated interest in the development and support of the Marin County Free Library.

Apply online or learn more about the application process by calling the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors at (415) 473-7331. You can also request an application by mail at: Clerk of the Board of Supervisors, Suite 329, 3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael CA 94903, or by email at


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Diane Patterson
Assistant Clerk of the Board
Board of Supervisors

Marin County Civic Center
3501 Civic Center Drive
Suite 329
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 473-7331
CRS Dial 711
Email: Diane Patterson