San Geronimo Commons Nears Final Step to Public Ownership, Marin County Board of Supervisors Unanimously Approves Conveyance 

San Francisco, CASan Geronimo Commons is on track to becoming Marin County’s newest park and anticipated headquarters for the Marin County Fire Department after the Marin County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the option to purchase the 157-acre property from Trust for Public Land [TPL] today. 

Statement from California State Director Guillermo Rodriguez on the Marin County Board of Supervisors vote:

“Trust for Public Land applauds the Marin County Board of Supervisors decision today to unanimously approve the acquisition of San Geronimo Commons. With strong community support, this decision will permanently preserve this cherished space for everyone’s enjoyment, provide crucial habitat for endangered salmon, and enhance community climate resilience. 

A project of San Geronimo’s magnitude serves as a force multiplier, and we take pride in our collaboration with Marin County, Marin County Parks, Marin Open Space Trust, and numerous other community partners. This measure in creating San Geronimo Commons marks a momentous occasion and final step toward public ownership, representing a true win-win outcome for the people of Marin County. TPL is honored to have contributed to this achievement.”  


About Trust for Public Land

Trust for Public Land (TPL) is a national nonprofit that works to connect everyone to the benefits and joys of the outdoors. As a leader in equitable access to the outdoors, TPL works with communities to create parks and protect public land where they are needed most. Since 1972, TPL has protected more than 4 million acres of public land, created more than 5,420 parks, trails, schoolyards, and iconic outdoor places, raised $94 billion in public funding for parks and public lands, and connected nearly 9.7 million people to the outdoors. To learn more, visit