Public Involvement

Next Open House - Public Meeting Event

Muir Woods Parking and Transportation Update
Wednesday, January 6, 2016
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Tam Valley Community Center
203 Marin Avenue
Mill Valley, CA94941
Please join Marin County Supervisors Kate Sears and Steve Kinsey and GGNRA Superintendent Christine Lehnertz for a report on efforts to address parking and traffic congestion around Muir Woods National Monument. Updates will include:
  • Progress on the Memorandum of Understanding
  • Construction of parking barriers and improved parking enforcement
  • Planning for the Muir Woods Reservation System
  • Frank Valley Road improvements
  • Brief update on proposed Muir Woods site improvements and Redwood Creek watershed restoration

Recent Open House - Public Meeting Events

Marin County Supervisors Public Hearing

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 9:00 a.m.
Marin Civic Center, 3501 Civic Center Dr., Rm 329, San Rafael, CA

To discuss a contract between the County and the National Park Service regarding Muir Woods traffic & parking.




Download the Draft MOU (dated May 23, 2015)


The last public meeting was held on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, and was organized by Congressman Jared Huffman. The purpose of the meeting was to share with the public the outline of a draft Memorandum of Understanding between the County of Marin, the National Park Service, and members of an ad-hoc groupcreated by the Congressman to come to a consensus on an approach to addressing traffic and congestion in the area of Muir Woods National Monument.

Public Scoping was initiated on September 4, 2013, followed by the first public meeting on September 18, 2013. A second informational meeting was held on June 18, 2014. During the Question and Answer period, project managers referred to the National Parks Conservation Association's State of the Parks report about Muir Woods. As requested by the public, here are links to the report and fact sheet:






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