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Land Use and Transportation Committee

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City and County of San Francisco Meeting Agenda

City Hall 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place San Francisco, CA 94102-4689

Members: Katy Tang, Jane Kim, Ahsha Safai

Clerk: Erica Major (415) 554-4441

City Hall, Legislative Chamber, Room 2501:30 PMMonday, April 16, 2018 Regular Meeting

ROLL CALL AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

AGENDA CHANGES

REGULAR AGENDA

1. 180365 [Approve Project List - California State Senate Bill 1- Local Streets and Road Program Road Maintenance and Rehabilitation Account Funds]

Sponsor: Mayor Resolution approving the list of projects to be funded with FY2018-2019 Road Maintenance and Rehabilitation Account funds as established by California State Senate Bill 1, the Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017. (Public Works)
Tagged Passions:streets, Public Works, accountability, program, funding, and public works

4/10/18; RECEIVED AND ASSIGNED to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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2. 171284 [Building Code - Slope Protection Act] Sponsor: Peskin Ordinance amending the Building Code to revise the City s Slope Protection Act by

clarifying the scope of its application to properties exceeding an average slope of 25 grade, updating the map references, mandating review by the Department of Building Inspection s Structural Advisory Committee, and re-enacting and modifying a paragraph in the scope section regarding the type of proposed construction that triggers application of the Act which was omitted inadvertently in the adoption of the 2016 Code; affirming the Planning Department s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act; and directing the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors to forward this Ordinance to the California Building Standards Commission upon final passage.
Tagged Passions:boards and commissions, ordinance, building codes, construction, planning, and environment

12/5/17; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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12/12/17; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT.

1/22/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED.

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3. 180190 [Planning Code - Lower Polk Street Alcohol Restricted Use District] Sponsor: Peskin Ordinance amending the Planning Code to extend the

Lower Polk Street Alcohol Restricted Use District to June 1, 2023; to expand the circumstances in that District when temporary closures of liquor establishments are not considered abandonment of such uses, and provide that such temporary closures in that District are not considered an enlargement, alteration, intensification, abandonment, or change of use, provided that any demolition permits required for the repair, renovation, or remodeling work have been approved by January 1, 2018; affirming the Planning Department s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act; making findings of public necessity, convenience, and welfare under Planning Code, Section 302, and findings of consistency with the General Plan, and the eight priority policies of Planning Code, Section 101.1.
Tagged Passions:demolition, streets, ordinance, alcohol, planning, and environment

2/27/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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3/6/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT.

3/20/18; SUBSTITUTED AND ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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3/26/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT.

4/9/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED.

4. 180214 [Transportation, Public Works Codes - Unauthorized Motorized Scooter Violations, Motorized Scooter Share Program] Sponsors: Peskin; Kim

Ordinance amending Division I of the Transportation Code to establish a violation for motorized scooters that are a part of a Motorized Scooter Share Program, to be parked, left standing, or left unattended on a sidewalk, street, or public right-of-way under the jurisdiction of the Municipal Transportation Agency (MTA) or Department of Public Works (DPW) without an MTA-issued permit authorizing the scooter to be parked, left standing, or left unattended at that location; amending the Public Works Code to authorize DPW to take enforcement action to abate or remove unauthorized motorized scooters that are not a part of a permitted Motorized Scooter Share Program and are parked, left standing, or left unattended on a sidewalk, street, or public right-of-way under the jurisdiction of DPW or the MTA; and affirming the Planning Department s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act.
Tagged Passions:streets, ordinance, Public Works, Pedestrian, program, planning, environment, transportation, parks, and public works

3/6/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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3/15/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT.

4/9/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED.

The Chair intends to entertain a motion to refer this item to the full Board as a Committee Report for consideration on April 17, 2018.

ADJOURNMENT

NOTE: Pursuant to Government Code Section 65009, the following notice is hereby given: if you challenge, in court, the general plan amendments or

planning code and zoning map amendments described above, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Board of Supervisors at, or prior to, the public hearing.
Tagged Passions:hearing, legal, planning, zoning, and court

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LEGISLATION UNDER THE 30-DAY RULE

NOTE: The following legislation will not be considered at this meeting. Board Rule 3.22 provides that when an Ordinance or Resolution is introduced

which would CREATE OR REVISE MAJOR CITY POLICY, the Committee to which the legislation is assigned shall not consider the legislation until at least thirty days after the date of introduction. The provisions of this rule shall not apply to the routine operations of the departments of the City or when a legal time limit controls the hearing timing. In general, the rule shall not apply to hearings to consider subject matter when no legislation has been presented, nor shall the rule apply to resolutions which simply URGE action to be taken.
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180267 [Planning Code - Hotel Uses in North Beach] Sponsor: Peskin Ordinance amending the Planning Code to limit hotel uses in the Telegraph Hill -

North Beach Residential Special Use District and the North Beach Neighborhood Commercial District; affirming the Planning Department s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act; making findings of consistency with the General Plan, and the eight priority policies of Planning Code, Section 101.1, and findings of public necessity, convenience, and welfare under Planning Code, Section 302.
Tagged Passions:commercial, ordinance, hotel, beach, planning, environment, and neighborhood

3/20/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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3/26/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT.

4/4/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED.

180268 [Planning, Building Codes - Accessory Dwelling Units] Sponsor: Tang Ordinance amending the Planning Code to authorize the Zoning Administrator

to waive or modify bicycle parking requirements for an Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU), allow more than one unauthorized unit constructed without a permit to be legalized, exempt from the permit notification requirement ADUs constructed within the defined existing built envelope, allow conversion of an existing stand-alone garage or storage structure to an ADU and expansion of the existing building envelope to add dormers, eliminate the street tree requirement for an ADU, and allow one ADU to be added to a new residential building of three units or less as a component of the new construction; amending the Building Code to provide for a preapplication plan review for ADUs; affirming the Planning Department s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act; making findings of consistency with the General Plan, and the eight priority policies of Planning Code, Section 101.1; adopting findings of public necessity, convenience, and welfare under Planning Code, Section 302; and directing the Clerk to send a copy of this ordinance to the California Department of Housing and Community Development.
Tagged Passions:administrator, ordinance, development, Bicycles, expansion, building codes, bicycles, construction, parking, planning, environment, Development, zoning, housing, and community development

3/20/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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3/26/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT.

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180282 [Dedication for Public Use - Brewster Street Extension Project] Ordinance dedicating the Brewster Street extension consisting of improvements

on portions of Brewster Street and Martin Avenue in the Bernal Heights neighborhood to public use, declaring this area as shown on official Public Works drawings as open public right-of-way, and designating it for street and roadway purposes; establishing official sidewalk widths, public right-of-way widths, and street grades in connection with the Brewster Street extension; accepting the Brewster Street extension for City maintenance and liability; accepting a Public Works Order recommending dedication and acceptance of Brewster Street extension; authorizing official acts in connection with this Ordinance; affirming the Planning Department s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act; and making findings of consistency with the General Plan, and the eight priority policies of Planning Code, Section 101.1. (Public Works)
Tagged Passions:streets, ordinance, Public Works, Pedestrian, planning, environment, neighborhood, and public works

3/14/18; RECEIVED FROM DEPARTMENT.

4/3/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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180319 [Planning Code - Cannabis Retail and Medical Cannabis Dispensaries in Chinatown] Sponsors: Peskin; Kim, Breed, Tang and Fewer Ordinance

amending the Planning Code to prohibit Cannabis Retail and Medical Cannabis Dispensaries in the Chinatown Mixed Use Districts; affirming the Planning Department s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act; making findings of consistency with the General Plan, and the eight priority policies of Planning Code, Section 101.1; and making findings of public necessity, convenience, and welfare under Planning Code, Section 302.
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4/3/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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4/11/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT.

180320 [Planning Code - Catering as an Accessory Use in Neighborhood Commercial Districts] Sponsor: Safai Ordinance amending the Planning Code to

allow Catering as an Accessory Use to Limited Restaurants in Neighborhood Commercial Districts under certain conditions; affirming the Planning Department s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act; making findings of consistency with the General Plan, and the eight priority policies of Planning Code, Section 101.1; and making findings of public necessity, convenience, and welfare pursuant to Planning Code, Section 302.
Tagged Passions:restaurants, commercial, ordinance, planning, environment, and neighborhood

4/3/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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4/11/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT.

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Agenda Item Information

Each item on the Consent or Regular agenda may include the following documents: 1) Legislation, 2) Budget and Legislative Analyst report, 3)

Department or Agency cover letter and/or report, 4) Public correspondence Items will be available for review at City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 244, Reception Desk.
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Meeting Procedures

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The Board of Supervisors is the legislative body of the City and County of San Francisco. The Board has several standing committees where ordinances

and resolutions are the subject of hearings at which members of the public are urged to testify. The full Board does not hold a second public hearing on measures which have been heard in committee.
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Board procedures do not permit: 1) persons in the audience to vocally express support or opposition to statements by Supervisors or by other persons

testifying; 2) ringing and use of cell phones, pagers, and similar sound-producing electronic devices; 3) bringing in or displaying signs in the meeting room; and 4) standing in the meeting room.
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Each member of the public will be allotted the same maximum number of minutes to speak as set by the President or Chair at the beginning of each item

or public comment, excluding City representatives, except that public speakers using interpretation assistance will be allowed to testify for twice the amount of the public testimony time limit. If simultaneous interpretation services are used, speakers will be governed by the public testimony time limit applied to speakers not requesting interpretation assistance. Members of the public who want a document placed on the overhead for display should clearly state such and subsequently remove the document when they want the screen to return to live coverage of the meeting.
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IMPORTANT INFORMATION: The public is encouraged to testify at Committee meetings. Persons unable to attend the meeting may submit to the City, by the

time the proceedings begin, written comments regarding the agenda items. These comments will be made a part of the official public record and shall be brought to the attention of the Board of Supervisors. Written communications should be submitted to the Clerk of the Board or Clerk of the Committee: 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 244, San Francisco, CA 94102. Communications not received prior to the hearing may be delivered to the Clerk of the Board or Clerk of the Committee at the hearing and you are encouraged to bring enough copies for distribution to all of its members.
Tagged Passions:hearing, Communications, and communications

LAPTOP COMPUTER FOR PRESENTATIONS: Contact City Hall Media Services at (415) 554-7490 to coordinate the use of the laptop computer for presentations.

Presenters should arrive 30 minutes prior to the meeting to test their presentations on the computer.
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COPYRIGHT: System content that is broadcasted live during public proceedings is secured by High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP), which

prevents copyrighted or encrypted content from being displayed or transmitted through unauthorized devices. Members of the public who utilize chamber digital, audio and visual technology may not display copyrighted or encrypted content during public proceedings.
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AGENDA PACKET: Available for review in the Office of the Clerk of the Board, City Hall, 1 Dr.Carlton B Goodlett Place, Room 244, or on the internet

at http://www.sfbos.org/meetings. Meetings are cablecast on SFGovTV, the Government Channel 26. For DVD copies and scheduling call (415) 554-4188.

LANGUAGE INTERPRETERS: Requests must be received at least 48 hours in advance of the meeting to help ensure availability. Contact Peggy Nevin at

(415) 554-5184. AVISO EN ESPA OL: La solicitud para un traductor debe recibirse antes de mediod a de el viernes anterior a la reunion. Llame a Peggy Nevin at (415) 554-5184. Paunawa: Ang mga kahilingan ay kailangang matanggap sa loob ng 48 oras bago mag miting upang matiyak na matutugunan ang mga hiling. Mangyaring tumawag ka sa (415) 554-5184.

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Disability Access

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The Legislative Chamber (Room 250) and the Committee Room (Room 263) in City Hall are wheelchair accessible. Meetings are real-time captioned and are

cablecast open-captioned on SFGovTV, the Government Channel 26. Assistive listening devices for the Legislative Chamber are available upon request at the Clerk of the Board's Office, Room 244. Assistive listening devices for the Committee Room are available upon request at the Clerk of the Board's Office, Room 244 or in the Committee Room. To request sign language interpreters, readers, large print agendas or other accommodations, please contact Wilson Ng at (415) 554-5184 or (415) 554-5227 (TTY). Requests made at least 48 hours in advance of the meeting will help to ensure availability.

The nearest accessible BART station is Civic Center (Market/Grove/Hyde Streets). Accessible MUNI Metro lines are the F, J, K, L, M, N, T (exit at

Civic Center or Van Ness Stations). MUNI bus lines also serving the area are the 5, 5R, 6, 7, 7R, , 7X, 9, 9R, 19, 21, 47, and 49. For more information about MUNI accessible services, call (415) 701-4485.
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There is accessible parking in the vicinity of City Hall at Civic Center Plaza and adjacent to Davies Hall and the War Memorial Complex. Accessible

curbside parking is available on Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place and Grove Street.
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In order to assist the City s efforts to accommodate persons with severe allergies, environmental illness, multiple chemical sensitivity or related

disabilities, attendees at public meetings are reminded that other attendees may be sensitive to perfumes and various other chemical-based scented products. Please help the City to accommodate these individuals.
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Know Your Rights Under The Sunshine Ordinance

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Government's duty is to serve the public, reaching its decision in full view of the public. Commissions, boards, councils, and other agencies of the

City and County exist to conduct the people's business. This ordinance assures that deliberations are conducted before the people and that City operations are open to the people's review.
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For information on your rights under the Sunshine Ordinance (San Francisco Administrative Code, Chapter 67) or to report a violation of the

ordinance, contact by mail Sunshine Ordinance Task Force, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 244, San Francisco CA 94102; phone at (415) 554-7724; fax at (415) 554-5163; or by email at sotf@sfgov.org
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Citizens may obtain a free copy of the Sunshine Ordinance by printing the San Francisco Administrative Code, Chapter 67, on the Internet at

http://www.sfbos.org/sunshine
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Lobbyist Registration and Reporting Requirements

Individuals and entities that influence or attempt to influence local legislative or administrative action may be required by the San Francisco

Lobbyist Ordinance [SF Campaign Governmental Conduct Code, Section 2.100] to register and report lobbying activity. For more information about the Lobbyist Ordinance, please contact the San Francisco Ethics Commission at 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 220, San Francisco, CA 94102; telephone (415) 252-3100; fax (415) 252-3112; web site http://www.sfgov.org/ethics
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