Aviation Commission


Aviation Commission
Dan Jensen
Department of Public Works
(415) 897-1754

Administered By

The County of Marin


To advise and recommend to the Board of Supervisors on matters relating to Marin County airports, regulation of private airports, cooperation with military airports, and all other aviation matters.

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No specific qualifications are required for appointment.

Term Length

4 years for District appointees and 3 years for Greater Novato area representatives

Number of Members

Seven - one appointment is made by the Board of Supervisors from each Supervisorial District; two appointments made by the Board of Supervisors representing the Greater Novato area, one to be nominated by the Novato City Council. No more than four members shall be active pilots, aircraft owners, or connected with aviation business; a majority shall be active in business or professions in Marin County. Active pilots shall not be construed to mean those persons qualified to provide air transport.

Reimbursements For Expenses/Per Diem

No per diem is authorized. Mileage is not authorized except for pre-planned trips as specially authorized.

Time and Day of Meetings

First Thursday of the following months: February, April, June, August, October and December at 7:00 p.m. Meetings will be held at 3501 Civic Center Drive, Room 329, San Rafael, CA 94903 unless otherwise noticed.

How to Apply

Applications may be obtained from the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors, Room 329, Administration Building, Marin Civic Center (415-473-7331), or access the Application online.

Members of this Commission.