About Us

Marin County Transit District (Marin Transit) was formed by a vote of the people of Marin County in 1964 and was given the responsibility for providing local transit service within Marin County.

Download our enabling legislation as a PDF, or see it in the State of California's Legislative Code.

Board of Directors

Marin Transit is directed by a seven member Transit District policy board. The Transit District Board includes elected representatives from the County Board of Supervisors (all five districts), two city representatives, and an alternate city representative. City representatives are appointed by the Marin County Council of Mayors and Councilmembers (MCCMC) to two year terms. Marin Transit Board Members do not receive compensation for service on the Board.

 

Operations

Marin Transit contracts with other providers, including Golden Gate Transit, Marin Airporter, MV Transportation and Whistlestop Transportation, for local bus and paratransit services. Marin Transit pays for services using Measure A Funds, State Transportation Development Act Funds, fares, property taxes and Federal Section 5311 rural transit funds.

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