Corte Madera, California, a community of just under 10,000 people, is devoted to preserving its rich history, maintaining today’s quality of life, and carefully planning its future. Corte Madera is located in central Marin County, and has everything at its doorstep.
Through its friendly neighborhoods and charming Old Town Square, its shopping areas and vast open space, and its coastal marshland and rolling hillsides with vistas of Mt. Tamalpais, Corte Madera is a community that offers great variety in housing, employment, recreation, entertainment, education, and public services. You will find friendly, involved people here and an inviting community atmosphere.
The links to the left will provide you with general information about the Town of Corte Madera. The one-stop Transparency Portal was designed to increase government transparency and accountability by providing easy access to public information. The Directory of Services will help you get in touch quickly with Town staff, boards and commissions, emergency services and community resources. We welcome you to explore this page and others on our website, to learn about all that Corte Madera has to offer.
To learn more about the history of Corte Madera, click here to visit the Corte Madera Community Foundation's website.
(WE ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC DUE TO COVID-19. Please contact the desired department using the information below.)
Administration and Finance: Currently closed to the public. However, you may call or knock on the office doors to receive assistance. Staff is inside the building from Monday through Thursday 8 am to 12 pm and 1 pm to 4 pm , Friday 8 am to close. Closing hours vary every Friday. Please call 415-927-5050 to verify.
Building and Planning Departments: Staff is working from Monday through Thursday 8 am to 11:30 am and 1 pm to 3 pm, Closed to the public on Fridays. Our office hours are as follows: Monday-Wednesday: 8:30am-11:30am. By appointment only - book your appointment online. Thursday: 8:30am-11:30am. No appointment necessary. Thursday morning walk-ins should be for over the counter building permits and over the counter plan review with the Building Department.
Parks and Recreation: Monday through Friday 9 am to 4 pm.
Public Works and Sanitary District No. 2: Staff is working from Monday through Thursday 8 am to 11:30 am and 1 pm to 3 pm, Closed to the public on Fridays. Our office hours are as follows: Monday-Wednesday: 8:30am-11:30am. By appointment only - book your appointment online. Thursday: 8:30am-11:30am. No appointment necessary.