City of Mill Valley

Photo of the reconstruction of John Reed's mill in today's "Old Mill Park". The town of Mill Valley was named after this mill. Photo by Frank Schulenburg [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia CommonsThe City of Mill Valley was granted sovereign tide and submerged lands in trust in 1959 to establish, improve and operate a harbor, an airport or aviation facilities, and to construct, maintain and operate wharves, docks, piers, slips, quays and other utilities, structures, facilities and appliances necessary or convenient to promote and accommodate commerce and navigation.

Staff Report Description
02/25/1960 (06) Application for 49-year use permit, tide and submerged lands of Richardson Bay
04/28/1960 (33) Approval of map of the grant
08/31/1972 (16) Findings of statutory compliance with substantial improvement clause
Statute Description
Chapter 496, Statutes of 1959 An act to convey certain tide and submerged lands to the City of Mill Valley, in furtherance of navigation, commerce, and fisheries upon certain trusts and conditions, and providing for the government, management, use and control thereof.

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Chief, External Affairs Division
Sheri Pemberton | 916.574.1992

Public Land Management Specialist
Reid Boggiano | 916.574.0450