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For Immediate Release
February 23, 2021

Open Seat on Tam Design Review Board

San Rafael, CA – There is a vacancy on the Tamalpais Design Review Board (TDRB), which serves as an advisory and resource body for land use and zoning applications in some unincorporated neighborhoods of southern Marin County. The appointing authority is the Marin County Board of Supervisors.

The TDRB is a liaison to the Board of Supervisors, the Community Development Agency (CDA), the Planning Commission, and the community. Its members review and comment on discretionary land use and zoning applications and community plan amendments within the Tamalpais Planning Area that are referred by CDA. The Tamalpais Planning Area includes the Tamalpais Valley, Homestead Valley, Almonte, Muir Woods Park, and Tennessee Valley.

All TDRB members must reside in the Tamalpais Planning Area.  However, one non-resident architect with special expertise relevant to the planning area may serve. Residents with expertise as architects, construction or design professionals, real estate agents or brokers, landscape architects, engineers, business owners, or simply someone interested in serving their community, are invited to apply.

Apply online or learn more about the application process by calling the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors at (415) 473-7331. Request an application form via email  or in writing at Clerk of the Board of Supervisors, Suite 329, 3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael CA 94903. 

Requests for disability accommodations may be made by phoning (415) 473-7331 (voice), CA Relay 711 or by 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