100 Mesa Road, P.O. Box 126  Bolinas, CA  94924
Phone: (415) 868-1566  Fax: (415) 868-2009

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Board Members

Sydney Bass - President
(Term Ends Nov. 2016)

Ed Chiera - Vice President
(Term Ends Nov. 2016)

Anna Gade
(Term Ends Nov. 2018)

David Kimball
(Term Ends Nov. 2016)

Judith Shaw
(Term Ends Nov. 2018)



The Board of Directors for the Bolinas Fire Protection District are elected by popular vote of registered voters of the Dictrict. Directors are required to be at least 18 years of age and legal residents of, and registered to vote in the Bolinas Fire Protection Dictrict. Directors serve a four year term and are uncompensated financially or beneficially.

Eligible residents interested in serving on the Board may contact or visit either the Fire District office or the Marin County Elections Department.

The Board of Directors meets on the fourth Monday of each month, and begin open session at 7:30 PM.  Meetings are held at the Bolinas fire station at 100 Mesa Rd. in the community room and are open to the public.

Meetings are conducted in accordance with the Ralph M. Brown Act which requires that all deliberations and actions by public legislative bodies including council, boards and commissions be made in public.

Items which are not on the agenda may not be discussed or acted on by the Board. Persons wishing to place an item on the agenda should contact the Fire District at (415) 868-1566 or go to the station at least 72 hours prior to a meeting.


Monthly Board of Directors Agendas and Minutes.

Agendas will be posted a minimum of 72 hours prior to a meeting, Minutes are posted once approved by the Board, typically at the following meeting.

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January 2016 Agenda Minutes
February 2016 Agenda Minutes
March 2016 Agenda Minutes
April 2016 Agenda Minutes
May 2016 Agenda Minutes
June 2016 Agenda Minutes
July 2016 Agenda Minutes
August 2016 Agenda Minutes
September 2016 Agenda Minutes
October 2016 Agenda Minutes
November 2016 Agenda Minutes
December 2016 Agenda Minutes

Past Board Minutes

District Budget

It is the responsibility of the Board of Directors to approve an annual budget for the Fire District. Preparation of the budget begins in May, with a preliminary budget available for public inspection in June. The board will then vote to approve the budget at its June meeting.

2016 Approved Budget *Current Year
2015 Approved Budget
2014 Approved Budget
2013 Approved Budget

Annually, the district's finances are audited by an accredited and licensed external auditor. The results of those audits are presented to the Board of Directors at their regular meeting in August.

2016 Board Accepted Audit *Current Year
2015 Board Accepted Audit
2014 Board Accepted Audit
2013 Board Accepted Audit

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