Novato

Overview


The City is governed by a five-member city council elected to four-year terms.

Governing Board


  • Denise Athas
    Term expires: November 2022
  • Pat Eklund
    Term expires: November 2022
  • Pamela Drew
    Term expires: November 2020
  • Eric Lucan
    Term expires: November 2020
  • Josh Fryday
    Term expires: November 2020

Public Meetings

Staff

  • Number of personnel
    196 total full-time equivalent positions
  • Regan Canderlario
    City Manager
    Phone: 415-899-8900
    Email Regan Canderlario
  • Jeffrey Walter
    Attorney
    Phone: 415-899-8900
  • Terrie Gillen
    Clerk
    Phone: 415-899-8900
    Email Terrie Gillen
  • Bob Brown
    Community Development Director
    Phone: 415-899-8989
    Email Bob Brown

About the City

  • Land Area
    27.44 square miles
  • Population
    52,554 (as of 2013)
  • Special Districts:
    • Marin/Sonoma Mosquito and Vector Control District
    • Marin Municipal Water District
    • North Marin Water District
    • Novato Fire Protection District
    • Novato Sanitary District
  • Services:
    • Lighting
    • Parks and recreation
    • Police protection
    • Redevelopment
    • Road maintenance and construction
    • Street sweeping