This is a civil matter. The County does not mediate problems between private property owners.
FAQ Topic: Homeowner and property
In many areas of Marin, culvert pipes are predominantly located within private property and are the private property owner’s responsibility to maintain. However, costs to properly repair deteriorating culverts may be prohibitive and therefore, simply not done, which can heighten risks of damage to public infrastructure. Please see the Drainage Assistance Program to find out … Continued
Visit our land survey page for more information on survey corner records.
Visit our land survey page for more information on lot line placement.
For flooding resources, please visit Floodsmart.gov.
Visit the FEMA flood map service center to find your official flood map, access a range of other flood hazard products, and take advantage of tools for better understanding flood risk.
Marin County has two drop off facilities, one in Marin and one in Novato. Information detailing what constitutes hazardous waste may be found by visiting one of the following websites: Marin Household Hazardous Waste Novato Household Hazardous Waste
Learn about how residents and the county of Marin are eliminating waste. Visit Zero Waste Marin to learn more.
To request a road closure, please submit an Unified Application for Encroachment Permit with the following : A written description Select ‘yes’ for Road Closure Select Surface Type: Asphalt/concrete/other Attachments – please attach a site map, drawing or sketch Visit our Land use permits page to learn more.
The Engineering Paving Program explains the process for road selection and improvement based on the Pavement Condition Index. To learn more, visit our Engineering Paving Program page.