County of Marin - News Releases - Disaster and Citizens Corps Council

For Immediate Release
July 23, 2018

Vacancy on Disaster and Citizens Corps Council

San Rafael, CA – The application deadline is 5 p.m. Friday, August 10, for an appointment to the Marin County Disaster Council, which reviews matters pertaining to disaster preparedness and makes recommendations to the public and local decision-makers.

The vacancy represents Marin County special districts, so candidates are required to be a duly-elected special district board member or district staff member selected by a special district board of directors. The appointing authority is the Marin County Board of Supervisors and the term is for two years.

Special districts are local government agencies that provide essential services to millions of Californians (as defined in California Government Code section 56036). Special districts are formed and governed by residents to establish or enhance essential services and infrastructure in their communities. Each special district focuses on providing specific types of services

The Disaster Council reviews, evaluates, and communicates to decision makers and the public on all matters pertaining to disaster preparedness.

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 emailing

All public meetings and events sponsored or conducted by the County of Marin are held at accessible sites. If you are a person with a disability and require information or materials in alternative formats – or if you require accommodation to participate in a county program, service or activity – please contact department staff at (415) 473-7331 or (415) 473-4381 (voice/TTY) or e-mail


Shelagh Stewart-Chung
Deputy Clerk
Board of Supervisors

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