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Homeward Bound of Marin - Workforce and Veteran Housing

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Homeward Bound of Marin-Workforce and Veteran Housing 


Proposal is for the construction of 50 new residential units, and a new events/kitchen building. The project involves the construction of three (3) new buildings. Two (2) of the buildings, both two-stories, will contain the residential units; one containing 26-single bedroom affordable workforce apartment units, and one containing 24-single bedroom affordable apartments for homeless veterans.

The third building is single story and will incorporate commercial kitchen facilities for food industry job training and food production for enterprise sales. It will also include a "flex space" which can be used for various events and also as a dining area for up to 200 people.


Vacant parcel south of 1385 North Hamilton Parkway, Novato
Assessor’s Parcel Number (APN): 157-970-07

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Application Type(s)

Design Review
Precise Development Plan

Environmental Review

Being assessed for appropriate level of review pursuant to CEQA Guidelines.

Filing Date

July 9, 2019

General Plan & Zoning Designation

General Plan Land Use Designation:  Community Facilities (CF)
Zoning District:  Planned District (PD)

Current Status as of 01/15/20


On January 15, 2020, the Novato Design Review Commission made a motion to forward a recommendation of approval of the plans dated December 16, 2019, addressing the site design, building massing, design, and landscaping for the Project to the Planning Commission.

MPPDP Timeline DRC Hearing

Contact Info

Project Planner
Hans Grunt, Senior Planner


Homeward Bound of Marin
Mary Kay Sweeney, Executive Director           

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