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Marin Emergency Radio Authority (MERA)

c/o Town of Corte Madera
300 Tamalpais Drive
Corte Madera, CA 94925

Phone: 415-927-5050

Board Meetings

  • 3:30 P.M.
  • 4th Wednesday Monthy
  • Novato Fire Protection District Adminstrative Office
  • Hosted via Zoom



The purpose of the Authority is to plan, finance, implement, manage, own, and operate a multijurisdictional and countywide public safety, public service, and emergency radio system.


The Authority is governed by the Board of Directors, which exercises all powers and authority. MERA provides a communication delivery system that is interoperable between public agencies in order to efficiently and effectively facilitate emergency communications. Overall management of the Marin Emergency Radio Authority is the function of the Executive Committee comprised of nine voting members from the County of Marin, City of San Rafael, City of Novato, Fire Services, Police Departments, the Ross Valley agencies, Southern Marin cities and towns, the County Sheriff, and special districts.

Marin Emergency Radio Authority JPA Agreement