We have all witnessed the challenges people face when evacuating from wildfire. That’s why evacuation preparation has long been a priority for the City of Mill Valley. We need your help and participation as we continue to improve our evacuation planning. For our 16th annual evacuation drill, we will continue to learn through practice and observation. Learn more and join us!
Welcome Stephen Burke, New City of Mill Valley Councilmember!
Councilmember Stephen Burke was sworn into office at the City Council meeting on Monday, September 20. Councilmember Burke was appointed to fill the City Council seat vacated by Councilmember Tricia Ossa's recent resignation. Learn more about Councilmember Burke here.
What is the difference between a 3rd Dose and a booster shot?
Mu Variant: Is there a concern? You may have heard about the Mu variant in the news recently. Right now, this variant is steadily decreasing and causing very few cases in the United States. In Marin, only three cases have been identified so far, all collected in early July 2021 and none since then. Read the County of Marin update here.
The Scoop on Boosters - On September 17, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Vaccine and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee (VRBAC) recommended the FDA issue Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for a booster dose of the Pfizer for people 65 and older or those at risk of serious disease — six months after completing their first dose. Read the County of Marin update here.
Crosswalk Safety Tips from the Mill Valley Police Department
Southern Marin Fire District/Mill Valley Fire Department
New Evacuation Mapping Tool Unveiled for Marin County
Residents are encouraged to “Know Your Zone” and Subscribe to Alert Marin
The Marin County Sheriff’s Office, along with all Marin municipalities and the Marin Wildfire Prevention Authority, are launching a new web-based evacuation mapping tool and “Know Your Zone” campaign to help county residents and businesses be better prepared for the next evacuation or emergency. Learn more and sign up for emergency alerts today.
Tune Into Fire Safe Marin's Wildfire Watch
Fire Safe Marin is so excited to share information about their new Wildfire Watch TV show that is debuting September 16, 2021 at 6PM on Channel 30, Facebook & on Fire Safe Marin YouTube Channel. Produced by Fire Safe Marin and funded by Marin Wildfire Prevention Authority, Wildfire Watch TV will provide residents with resources, tips, and tools to adapt to wildfire in Marin. Check out Wildfire Watch here
Fire Weather Watch or Red Flag Warning: Do you know the difference?
East Blithedale Project Construction Update - Argonaut Constructors will be installing new storm drains and traffic signal conduits on East Blithedale Avenue between US 101 and Camino Alto.
Downtown Demonstration Project - As part of the Downtown Project, the City will be testing temporary traffic changes at two intersections to evaluate their potential for improving safety. Take part in the survey starting 9/27. Phase II of the Downtown Project is in it's final stages upgrading curb ramps for ADA compliance and pedestrian bulb-outs.
Camino Alto / Sycamore Traffic Signal Replacement Project Update - Construction has been completed toupgrade the traffic signals, pedestrian and cyclist push buttons and sidewalk/accessible ramps at the intersection of Camino Alto/Sycamore Ave adjacent to Mill Valley Middle School.
Welcome Back Fitness Passes from Mill Valley Recreation - Get Fit and Stay Healthy with Mill Valley Recreation. Enjoy unlimited access to the majority of our group fitness classes, lap swimming & water walking use of the gym. Passes on sale NOW!
The Click Off Photography Competition is Back for 2021 - The ever popular Click Off Competition returns for 2021 in October. Details on contest participation and more COMING SOON! Visit our website for more details.
First Tuesday ArtWalks Return In-Person for October - The Mill Valley Arts Commission First Tuesday ArtWalk makes its triumphant return, in-person, on October 5th! For information about participating locations and more, view our First Tuesday ArtWalk Guide.