San Mateo County Harbor District

The San Mateo Harbor District was granted sovereign tide and submerged lands in trust in 1960 for the establishment, improvement, and conduct of a harbor, including any marine airport or marine aviation facilities, and for the construction, maintenance, and operation of wharves, docks, piers, slips, quays, structures and utilities for public recreational purposes and other utilities, structures, facilities and appliances necessary or convenient for the promotion or accommodation of commerce and navigation.

San Mateo County Harbor District

The District is required by Section 6306 of the Public Resources Code to complete an annual financial statement and standardized reporting form for trust lands on or before December 31 of each year.

Below is a list of reports the District has submitted by fiscal year:

Statute Description
Chapter 68, Statutes of 1960 (1st Extra) An act to convey certain tide and submerged lands to the San Mateo County Harbor District, in furtherance of navigation, commerce, and fisheries upon certain trusts and conditions, and providing for the government, management, use, and control thereof.
Staff Report Description
06/22/1978 (10) Consideration of substantial compliance
05/07/1984 (13) Dredging permit
02/22/2013 (61) General lease – dredging

AB 691 – Proactively Planning for Sea-Level Rise Impacts

AB 691 (Muratsuchi) Chapter 592, Statutes of 2013, involves sea-level rise and granted public trust lands. Assessing the impacts of sea-level rise on these lands is a management priority for grantees.

Read more about AB 691 assessments and learn about local sea-level rise planning efforts.


Program Manager
Reid Boggiano

Dredging Notices & Financial Reports
Michaela Moser