Town Council Vacancy Appointment Process - 2021


The Town Council of the Town of Corte Madera hereby gives notice that a Town Council vacancy will occur effective April 30, 2021.  At its February 16, 2021 regular meeting, the Corte Madera Town Council discussed the vacancy and directed staff to solicit applications from interested residents. 

Applications are now being accepted to fill the remainder of the term, which is currently set to expire in June 2022. Council will be considering a move to November even-year elections, and if the Ordinance is adopted, this term would then expire in November 2022.

Registered voters who reside within Town limits are eligible to be considered for appointment. The appointee would also serve as a Board member on the Corte Madera Sanitary District No. 2 Board. The application form is available below in both Word and PDF formats.  

Applications will be accepted through Monday, March 1, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.  

Completed applications may be delivered to the Town Manager at the Town Hall Administrative Office located at 300 Tamalpais Drive in Corte Madera or emailed to  Interviews, which will be held via a publicly accessible videoconference (meeting link to be available on agenda and Town website), are tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, March 16, 2021, beginning at 5:00 p.m. (Start time is subject to change and will be dependent upon the number of applicants interviewed). It is anticipated that an appointment will be made during the regular Town Council meeting that same evening. 

Please contact Town Manager Todd Cusimano with any questions regarding this process at 415-971-7172 or

Dated:  February 17, 2021

Rebecca Vaughn, Town Clerk

Link to Application:
 PDF  Fillable PDF   Word
* If using fillable pdf, please ensure that the file, and all entered information, is saved correctly before closing. We recommend you download the application first, before entering any information, and then print a copy for your records after completing. 

Notice of Town Council Vacancy, Posted February 17, 2021

Example of Councilmember Duties and Responsibilities (PDF)