Adam Wolff has been the Director of Planning and Building for the Town of Corte Madera since 2014 where he oversees land use and housing policy, development review, and private construction activities. Prior to joining the Town, Adam spent almost 15 years in New York City, where he obtained a Master's degree in Urban Planning from Columbia University and began his career as a City Planner, eventually serving as Deputy Director of New York City’s Manhattan Office at the Department of City Planning. Adam was raised in Mill Valley and is a graduate of Tam High. He currently lives in Petaluma with his wife, Alicia, and three sons.
About the Planning and Building Departments
The Planning Department is responsible for land use planning, implementation and maintenance of the Zoning Ordinance and General Plan, and facilitating the land use application review process, including staffing for the Planning Commission.
The Building Department reviews building permit applications and plans for compliance with State and local building codes including structural, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, and energy efficiency. The department also provides inspection and code enforcement services for all building related construction.
Administration and Finance Monday through Thursday from 8:30AM to 4:00PM and Fridays from – 8:30AM to 12PM.
Building and Planning Departments Monday through Thursday from 8:30AM to 4:00PM and Fridays from – 8:30AM to 12PM. To book your dedicated appointment online, please click here.
Parks and Recreation Monday through Friday 9 am to 4 pm.
Public Works and Sanitary District No. 2 General Public Hours: Monday through Thursday from 8:30AM to 4:00PM and Fridays from – 8:30AM to 12PM. Engineering Support & Technical Review of Public Works and Sanitary District No. 2 Permits(sewer, encroachment, floodplain, etc.): Tuesdays and Thursdays between 8:30am-3:30pm.