Novato Sanitary District

District Board


The District is governed by a five-member Board of Directors elected to four-year terms:
  • Carole Dillon Knutson - President Pro-Tem
    Term expires: November 2018
  • Brant Miller
    Term expires: November 2018
  • William C. Long
    Term expires: November 2018
  • Jean Mariani
    Term expires: November 2020
  • Jerry Peters - President
    Term expires: November 2020

Board Meetings


  • 5:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Mondays monthly
  • District Office
    500 Davidson Street
    Novato, CA 94945

Staff


Number of personnel: 21 total full-time equivalent positions. Current management contacts are as follows:
  • Sandeep Karkal
    General Manager
    Phone: 415-892-1694, ext. 106
    Email Sandeep Karkal
  • Kent Alm
    Attorney
    Phone: 510-808-2000
  • Julie Hoover
    Administrative Secretary 
    Phone: 415-892-1694, ext. 101
    Email Julie Hoover

About the District


  • Land Area: 31.26 square miles
  • Population: 60,500 (as of 2006)
  • Areas Served: City of Novato and some surrounding areas
  • Services:
    • Franchised solid waste collection, disposal and recycling
    • Household hazardous waste collection and disposal
    • Reclamation facility for pasture irrigation
    • Recycled water (in cooperation with North Marin Water District)
    • Sewage collection, treatment and disposal