The clerk of the board provides the county's budget, information about special events and details about how tax…More dollars are spent and invested in the community to ensure complete transparency.
A five-member board of supervisors runs the county and is elected in a countywide vote. Supervisors are elected to staggered four-year terms with a maximum of three terms in office. They appoint the county manager, who carries out the board's policies and goals and oversees the running of county government.
In addition to the supervisors, voters elect six other San Mateo County officials. They are the assessor/county clerk/recorder, district attorney/public administrator, controller, coroner, sheriff and treasurer/tax collector.
San Mateo County Offices Public Works Dept 555 County Ctr, Redwood City, CA94063 The Department of Public Works operates and maintains safe facilities and equipment for the entire county. The…More Department has a budget of approximately $200 million and comprises more than 300 employees in four divisions: Administrative Services and Airports, Engineering and Resource Protection, Facility Services, and Road Services. In addition to the county's general fund, San Mateo County receives state and federal funds for aviation and transportation, road maintenance, property maintenance to manage 46 districts managed by the Board of Supervisors.