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Water links us to our neighbor in a way more profound and complex than any other.

— John Thorson

About Us

The District is an independent local agency governed by an elected Board of Directors, who are all residents of the District. A District Manager, appointed by the Board, runs the day-to-day operations of the District and advises the Board.

The Board meetings are held every third Tuesday of the month at 4:00PM at the District Office.

Johnny Tucker - District Manager

Board of Directors for Richardson Bay Sanitary District

Board Member
Term Expires
Ethics Training Expires
Jeff Slavitz - President
11/ 2020
Sue Benvenuti - Secretary
Patrick Walravens - Director
David Eklund - Director
Peter McIntosh - Director

Board Member Compensation

Compensation of Board Members is as provided by law. Compensation is currently set at $125.00 for attendance at a regular scheduled Board Meeting, a Board approved Special Meeting and a SASM Commissioner meeting. Directors are also eligible for inclusion on the District's dental plan

The District’s mission is:

“Providing Reliable Sewer Collection, Treatment and Disposal Service at a Reasonable Cost to the Richardson Bay Sanitary District through its own actions and as a member of the Sewerage Agency of Southern Marin”

To fulfill this mission, the District works diligently to implement necessary capital improvements to preserve and improve District infrastructure and provide oversight in establishing ongoing operation and maintenance activities that are efficient, cost-effective, comprehensive and environmentally responsible.


Wastewater Collection System Management
Richardson Bay Sanitary District will provide proactive leadership in wastewater collection system management to promote reliable, efficient and cost-effective service to its customers.

Operations and Asset Management
Richardson Bay Sanitary District will conduct its operations and plan, design, build and maintain its facilities cost effectively, efficiently and securely.

Financial Management
Richardson Bay Sanitary District will maintain a long range, well planned, equitable and stable financial condition and be a steward of the public’s funds.

Organizational Effectiveness
Richardson Bay Sanitary District will continue to recognize that its employees are its most valuable asset.

Richardson Bay Sanitary District will plan and implement its activities in an environmentally responsible manner.