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Posted on: August 16, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Notice of New Committee Recruitment and Unfilled Vacancies

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The Corte Madera Town Council is requesting applications from Corte Madera citizens who may be interested in serving on the newly formed Finance Oversight Committee, as well as vacancies on the Flood Control Board and the Marin/Sonoma Mosquito and Vector Abatement District. With few exceptions, all Corte Madera residents who are registered voters of the Town are eligible to apply for appointment.

The Finance Oversight Committee is an Ad Hoc Committee of the Town Council, comprised of the Town Manager, the Finance Director, one Councilmember and one community member. The responsibility of the committee is to review and provide feedback on all financial matters. Recruitment is currently underway to solicit applications from Corte Madera residents interested in serving as the public member of the committee. A background in local government and/or financial matters is desirable.  The Finance Oversight Committee meets as needed.

The Flood Control Board advises the Town Council on all matters affecting flooding in Corte Madera.  Examples of duties of the board are to review and report on the flooding impact of current and proposed flood control and storm drain projects, and to review and report on flood management plans in order to define what actions are necessary to reduce flood conditions in the Town.  One seat with a two-year term expiring on June 30, 2019 is currently vacant. Meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of odd months at 6:30 p.m.

Town of Corte Madera Representative to the Marin/Sonoma Mosquito & Vector Abatement District (2-year term, currently vacant) The main purpose of the Board of Trustees of the MSMVCD is to organize and carry out an effective mosquito and vector control program and to develop a budget adequate to staff and support the program. This seat is currently vacant and preference for the appointment will be given to a person with strong interest in the prevention, elimination or control of mosquitoes and other arthropods known to be potential carriers of infectious diseases, or presenting a public nuisance. The Board of Trustees meets on the second Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at District Headquarters, 595 Helman Lane, Cotati, CA.

Residents interested in applying may obtain an application from Town Offices at 300 Tamalpais Drive, Corte Madera, CA 94925 between the hours of 8a.m.-12:00p.m. and 1:00p.m.-4:00p.m., on the website at, by calling 415-927-5085 or via email at    

Completed applications may be sent via email to or mailed/delivered to Town Hall (300 Tamalpais Dr., Corte Madera, CA 94925).

Rebecca Vaughn, Town Clerk

Dated: August 16, 2018

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