Director of Planning & Building

Wolff, Adam

Adam Wolff- Director of Planning & Building

Adam Wolff has been the Director of Planning and Building for the Town of Corte Madera since 2014 where he oversees land use and housing policy, development review, and private construction activities.  Prior to joining the Town, Adam spent almost 15 years in New York City, where he obtained a Master's degree in Urban Planning from Columbia University and began his career as a City Planner, eventually serving as Deputy Director of New York City’s Manhattan Office at the Department of City Planning.  Adam was raised in Mill Valley and is a graduate of Tam High.  He currently lives in Petaluma with his wife, Alicia, and three sons.


About the Planning and Building Departments

The Planning Department is responsible for land use planning, implementation and maintenance of the Zoning Ordinance and General Plan, and facilitating the land use application review process, including staffing for the Planning Commission. 

Click here to visit the Planning Department webpage for more information.

The Building Department reviews building permit applications and plans for compliance with State and local building codes including structural, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, and energy efficiency. The department also provides inspection and code enforcement services for all building related construction. 

Click here to visit the Building Department webpage for more information.