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Land Use and Transportation Committee

Land Use and Transportation Committee

City and County of San Francisco Meeting Agenda
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City Hall 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place San Francisco, CA 94102-4689

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Members: Katy Tang, Jane Kim, Ahsha Safai

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Clerk: Erica Major (415) 554-4441

City Hall, Legislative Chamber, Room 2501:30 PMMonday, October 15, 2018 Regular Meeting

ROLL CALL AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

AGENDA CHANGES REGULAR AGENDA

1.
180854 [Summary Street Vacation, New Sidewalks, and Property Transfer - Michigan Street] Sponsor: Cohen Ordinance ordering the summary street vacation of portions of Michigan Street generally along Assessor s Parcel Block No. 4110, Lot No. 001, and Block No. 4111, Lot No. 004; establishing new official sidewalks on Michigan Street by amending Ordinance No. 1061, entitled Regulating the Width of Sidewalks; accepting a Public Works Order concerning the street vacation and establishment of new sidewalks; authorizing real property transfers and waiving the provisions of Administrative Code, Chapter 23; authorizing official acts in connection with this Ordinance, as defined herein; affirming the Planning Department s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act; adopting findings that the actions contemplated in this Ordinance are consistent with the General Plan, and the eight priority policies of Planning Code, Section 101.1.

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Tagged Passions:public works, Public Works, property, streets, ordinance, Pedestrian, planning, and environment

9/4/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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9/11/18; SUBSTITUTED AND ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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9/25/18; SUBSTITUTED AND ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

9/27/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED. 9/30/18; NOTICED. 10/7/18; NOTICED. Page 1 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18

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180850 [Agreements - Connection of City Solar Projects with Pacific Gas and Electric Company - Public Utilities Commission] Ordinance authorizing the Director of Transportation of the Municipal Transportation Agency (MTA) and the General Manager of the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) to enter into interconnection agreements with Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG E) for a solar power project at the MTA s Field Operations Facility for a term in excess of ten years; authorizing the PUC s General Manager to enter into an interconnection agreement for Burton High School for a term in excess of ten years; delegating authority to the PUC s General Manager, the MTA s Director of Transportation, and the heads of the San Francisco International Airport, Port of San Francisco, Fire Department, Police Department, Department of Public Health, Real Estate Division, and Recreation and Park Department, or their respective designees, to enter into form interconnection agreements for solar projects with PG E for terms in excess of ten years, subject to specified conditions; and authorizing deviations from certain otherwise applicable contract requirements in the Administrative Code and the Environment Code, as defined herein. (Public Utilities Commission)

9/11/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

9/19/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT.
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180801 [Amending Ordinance No. 1061 - Sidewalk Width Change - Portions of Beale Street, Howard Street, Main Street, and Mission Street] Sponsor: Kim Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 1061 entitled Regulating the Width of Sidewalks, to change the official sidewalk width of certain locations fronting Assessor s Parcel Block No. 3718, along the northeasterly side of Beale Street between Mission and Howard Streets, the northwesterly side of Howard Street between Main and Beale Streets, the southwesterly side of Main Street between Howard and Mission Streets, and the southeasterly side of Mission Street between Beale and Main Streets, and to eliminate and reduce portions of the official sidewalk fronting Assessor s Parcel Block No. 3718, Lot Nos. 038 and 039; adopting 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.

Tagged Passions:property, streets, ordinance, Pedestrian, planning, and environment

7/31/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

9/4/18; SUBSTITUTED AND ASSIGNED to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.
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4.
180858 [Resolution of Intent to Vacate Various Streets - Sunnydale HOPE SF Project] Sponsor: Cohen Resolution declaring the intention of the Board of Supervisors to order the vacation of streets and an easement in the Sunnydale HOPE SF Project site, generally bounded by Assessor s Parcel Block No. 6310 on the north, Velasco Avenue and Assessor s Parcel Block Nos. 6332 and 6331 on the south, Assessor s Parcel Block Nos. 6220 and 6316 on the west, and Hahn Street on the east, as part of Sunnydale HOPE SF Project, subject to certain conditions; and setting the hearing date for all persons interested in the proposed vacation of said public right-of-way.

9/4/18; RECEIVED AND ASSIGNED to the Land Use and Transportation Committee. Page 2 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18
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180860 [Street Vacation for Various Streets - Sunnydale HOPE SF Project] Sponsor: Cohen Ordinance ordering the vacation of streets and an easement in the Sunnydale HOPE SF Project site, generally bounded by Assessor s Parcel Block No. 6310 on the north, Velasco Avenue and Assessor s Parcel Block Nos. 6332 and 6331 on the south, Assessor s Parcel Block Nos. 6220 and 6316 on the west, and Hahn Street on the east, and including Sunnydale Avenue, Blythdale Avenue, Brookdale Avenue, and Santos Street, as part of the Sunnydale HOPE SF Project; reserving various easement rights in favor of the City and private property owners; authorizing the City to quitclaim its interest in the vacation areas to the Housing Authority; affirming the Planning Department s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act; adopting findings that the actions contemplated in this Ordinance are consistent with the General Plan, and eight priority policies of Planning Code, Section 101.1; and authorizing official acts in connection with this Ordinance, as defined herein, including transmittal of the Ordinance by the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors to the Public Works Director for purposes of recordation of property.

Tagged Passions:public works, Public Works, property, streets, ordinance, housing, planning, environment, and easement

9/4/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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180757 [Health Code - Massage Practitioner and Business Permits] Sponsors: Tang; Yee Ordinance amending the Health Code to comprehensively revise the regulation of massage practitioners, massage establishments, massage outcall services, and sole practitioner massage establishments by, among other things: 1) authorizing the Director of Health ( Director ) to access local, state, and federal criminal history information of permit applicants and permit holders; 2) eliminating temporary massage practitioner permits; 3) clarifying the administrative process by which permit applicants and permit holders may appeal a decision to deny, suspend, or revoke a permit; 4) authorizing the Director to deny a massage establishment permit to an applicant who has been convicted of any offense related to prostitution or solicitation of prostitution; 5) adding or revising massage establishment operating standards relating to vermin, employee areas, locked doors, residential use, and advertising; 6) prohibiting a massage business from operating a massage school on the same premises as a massage establishment; 7) establishing a massage establishment reinspection fee of 191 per hour; 8) updating administrative and permit penalties; 9) authorizing the imposition of a lien on a property that has contributed to a violation of Article 29 of the Health Code ( Article 29 ) to collect unpaid administrative penalties, enforcement costs, fines, interest, and attorneys fees; 10) authorizing the City Attorney to institute civil proceedings for injunctive and monetary relief for violations of Article 29; 11) declaring violations of select provisions of Article 29 to be public nuisances; and 12) discontinuing the acceptance of applications for massage practitioner permits effective January 1, 2019.

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Tagged Passions:services, health, business, property, solicitation, legal, education, ordinance, advertising, history, and regulation

7/17/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

8/7/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 10/5/18; NOTICED. 10/11/18; NOTICED. Page 3 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18
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180861 [Planning Code - Fire-Damaged Liquor Stores in North Beach Neighborhood Commercial District] Sponsor: Peskin Ordinance amending the Planning Code to provide that temporary closure of a liquor store in the North Beach Neighborhood Commercial District (NCD) as a result of a fire is not an abandonment of such use, and that relocation of such use to another location in the North Beach NCD does not require a new Conditional Use permit; 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, and findings of public necessity, convenience, and welfare under Planning Code, Section 302.

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Tagged Passions:alcohol, beach, commercial, ordinance, neighborhood, planning, and environment

9/4/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

9/11/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 10/11/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED. The Chair intends to entertain a motion to refer this item to the full Board as a Committee Report for consideration on October 16, 2018.
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180946 [Urging BART to Add a Bus Node at 24th Street BART Station During Seismic Work] Sponsors: Ronen; Mandelman and Brown Resolution urging Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) to add a bus node at the 24th Street BART station in San Francisco during the Transbay Tube seismic retrofit.

9/25/18; RECEIVED AND ASSIGNED to the Land Use and Transportation Committee. 10/3/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT.

Tagged Passions:Public Transit, transportation, and streets

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180490 [General Plan Amendments - Central South of Market Area Plan] Ordinance amending the General Plan by adding the Central South of Market (SoMa) Area Plan, generally bounded on its western portion by Sixth Street, on its eastern portion by Second Street, on its northern portion by the border of the Downtown Plan Area, and on its southern portion by Townsend Street; making conforming amendments to the Commerce and Industry Element, the Housing Element, the Urban Design Element, the Land Use Index, and the East SoMa and West SoMa Area Plans; and making environmental findings, including adopting a statement of overriding considerations, and findings of consistency with the General Plan, and the eight priority policies of Planning Code, Section 101.1. (Planning Commission)

5/14/18; RECEIVED FROM DEPARTMENT.

Tagged Passions:boards and commissions, streets, ordinance, downtown, housing, market, planning, and environment

5/22/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

6/29/18; NOTICED. 7/9/18; CONTINUED. 7/16/18; CONTINUED. 7/23/18; CONTINUED. 9/10/18; CONTINUED. 10/1/18; CONTINUED. Page 4 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18
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180185 [Planning Code, Zoning Map - Central South of Market Special Use District] Sponsors: Mayor; Kim Ordinance amending the Zoning Map of the Planning Code to create the Central South of Market (SoMa) Special Use District and make other amendments to the Height and Bulk District Maps and Zoning Use District Maps consistent with the Central SoMa Area Plan, encompassing an area generally bounded on its western portion by Sixth Street, on its eastern portion by Second Street, on its northern portion by the border of the Downtown Plan Area (an irregular border that generally jogs along Folsom, Howard and Stevenson Streets), and on its southern portion by Townsend Street; 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.

(Economic Impact)

Tagged Passions:ordinance, downtown, market, planning, environment, and zoning

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

3/6/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 4/10/18; SUBSTITUTED AND ASSIGNED to the Land Use and Transportation Committee. 4/18/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 6/29/18; NOTICED. 7/9/18; CONTINUED. 7/16/18; AMENDED, AN AMENDMENT OF THE WHOLE BEARING SAME TITLE. 7/16/18; CONTINUED AS AMENDED. 7/23/18; AMENDED. 7/23/18; CONTINUED AS AMENDED. 7/26/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 9/10/18; CONTINUED. 9/27/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED. 10/1/18; CONTINUED. Page 5 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18
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11. 180453 [Business and Tax Regulations, Planning Codes - Central South of Market Housing Sustainability District] Sponsors: Mayor; Kim Ordinance amending the Business and Tax Regulations and Planning Codes to create the Central South of Market Housing Sustainability District (encompassing an area generally bounded on its western portion by Sixth Street, on its eastern portion by Second Street, on its northern portion by the border of the Downtown Plan Area (an irregular border that generally tracks Folsom, Howard, or Stevenson Streets), and on its southern portion by Townsend Street) to provide a streamlined and ministerial approval process for certain housing projects within the District meeting specific labor, on-site affordability, and other requirements; creating an expedited Board of Appeals process for appeals of projects within the District; and making approval findings under the California Environmental Quality Act, findings of public convenience, necessity, 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:business, transportation, taxes, streets, Taxes, ordinance, downtown, sustainability, housing, market, planning, environment, and regulation

5/1/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

5/8/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 7/9/18; CONTINUED. 7/16/18; CONTINUED. 7/23/18; AMENDED, AN AMENDMENT OF THE WHOLE BEARING SAME TITLE. 7/23/18; CONTINUED AS AMENDED. 7/26/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 9/10/18; CONTINUED. 9/28/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED. 10/1/18; CONTINUED. Page 6 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18
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180184 [Administrative, Planning Codes - Central South of Market Area Plan] Sponsors: Mayor; Kim Ordinance amending the Administrative and Planning Codes to give effect to the Central South of Market Area Plan, encompassing an area generally bounded on its western portion by Sixth Street, on its eastern portion by Second Street, on its northern portion by the border of the Downtown Plan Area (an irregular border that generally jogs along Folsom, Howard and Stevenson Streets), and on its southern portion by Townsend Street; making approval findings under the California Environmental Quality Act, including adopting a statement of overriding considerations; and 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.

(Economic Impact)

Tagged Passions:streets, ordinance, downtown, market, planning, and environment

2/27/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Rules Committee.

3/6/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 4/10/18; SUBSTITUTED AND ASSIGNED to the Rules Committee. 4/16/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 6/28/18; NOTICED. 7/5/18; NOTICED. 7/9/18; REFERRED WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION to the Land Use and Transportation Committee. 7/16/18; AMENDED, AN AMENDMENT OF THE WHOLE BEARING SAME TITLE. 7/16/18; CONTINUED AS AMENDED. 7/23/18; AMENDED, AN AMENDMENT OF THE WHOLE BEARING SAME TITLE. 7/23/18; CONTINUED AS AMENDED. 7/26/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 9/10/18; CONTINUED. 9/27/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED. 10/1/18; AMENDED, AN AMENDMENT OF THE WHOLE BEARING SAME TITLE. 10/1/18; CONTINUED AS AMENDED. Page 7 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18
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180612 [Administrative Code - San Francisco Special Tax Financing Law - Central SoMa] Sponsors: Mayor; Kim Ordinance amending the Administrative Code Special Tax Financing Law, constituting Article 43.10, to authorize special tax financing of certain facilities and services related to the Central SoMa Plan Area and to make other necessary amendments.

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Tagged Passions:services, taxes, Taxes, and ordinance

6/5/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Rules Committee.

6/11/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 7/9/18; REFERRED WITHOUT RECOMMENDATION to the Land Use and Transportation Committee. 7/16/18; CONTINUED. 7/23/18; CONTINUED. 9/10/18; CONTINUED. 10/1/18; CONTINUED.
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180399 [Hearing - Hunters Point Shipyard Clean-Up] Sponsors: Cohen; Kim, Fewer, Ronen, Tang, Yee, Peskin, Safai and Stefani Hearing on the clean-up timeline and disputes between federal regulators and the United States Navy on the percentage of Parcel G to be retested and the methodology for retesting soil at Hunters Point Shipyard; and requesting the Department of Public Health, Office of Community Investment and Infrastructure, California Department of Toxic Substances Control, United States Navy, and the United States Environmental Protection Agency to report.

4/17/18; RECEIVED AND ASSIGNED to the Land Use and Transportation Committee. 4/24/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 5/14/18; CONTINUED TO CALL OF THE CHAIR. ADJOURNMENT

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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.

Page 8 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18

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LEGISLATION UNDER THE 30-DAY RULE
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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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180849 [General Plan Amendment - Central Waterfront - Dogpatch Public Realm Plan] Sponsor: Cohen Ordinance amending various elements of the General Plan and amending the Central Waterfront Area Plan within the General Plan to address and incorporate the Central Waterfront - Dogpatch Public Realm Plan; affirming the Planning Commission s findings 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 340. (Planning Commission)

8/30/18; RECEIVED FROM DEPARTMENT.

Tagged Passions:boards and commissions, ordinance, planning, and environment

9/11/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

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180850 [Agreements - Connection of City Solar Projects with Pacific Gas and Electric Company - Public Utilities Commission] Ordinance authorizing the Director of Transportation of the Municipal Transportation Agency (MTA) and the General Manager of the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) to enter into interconnection agreements with Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG E) for a solar power project at the MTA s Field Operations Facility for a term in excess of ten years; authorizing the PUC s General Manager to enter into an interconnection agreement for Burton High School for a term in excess of ten years; delegating authority to the PUC s General Manager, the MTA s Director of Transportation, and the heads of the San Francisco International Airport, Port of San Francisco, Fire Department, Police Department, Department of Public Health, Real Estate Division, and Recreation and Park Department, or their respective designees, to enter into form interconnection agreements for solar projects with PG E for terms in excess of ten years, subject to specified conditions; and authorizing deviations from certain otherwise applicable contract requirements in the Administrative Code and the Environment Code, as defined herein. (Public Utilities Commission)

8/31/18; RECEIVED FROM DEPARTMENT.
Tagged Passions:utility, Utility, parks, health, boards and commissions, transportation, contract, education, public safety, manager, ordinance, solar power, airport, Conservation, facility, fire departments and districts, electric, environment, and recreation

9/11/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

9/19/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. Page 9 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18
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180891 [Development Agreement Amendment - Strada Brady, LLC - Market and Colton Streets] Sponsor: Kim Ordinance amending a Development Agreement between the City and County of San Francisco and Strada Brady, LLC, a California limited liability company, for the project at Market Street and Colton Street, to allow for the use of affordable housing credits; making findings 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.

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Tagged Passions:streets, ordinance, development, Development, housing, market, planning, and environment

9/11/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

9/19/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT.
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180892 [Planning Code - 1629 Market Street Special Use District] Sponsor: Kim Ordinance amending the Planning Code to allow the use of affordable housing credits for a proposed development at 1629 Market Street; making findings under the California Environmental Quality Act; and making findings of consistency with the General Plan, the eight priority policies of Planning Code, Section 101.1, and findings of public necessity, convenience, and welfare under Planning Code, Section 302.

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Tagged Passions:streets, ordinance, development, Development, housing, market, planning, and environment

9/11/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

9/19/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 9/27/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED.
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180893 [Administrative Code - Exempting Certain Municipal Transportation Agency Projects From Fiscal Feasibility Ordinance] Sponsor: Peskin Ordinance amending the Administrative Code to exempt from the Fiscal Feasibility Ordinance capital improvement projects under the jurisdiction of the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency that will support an increase or improvement in Municipal Railway service.

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Tagged Passions:transportation, capital spending, ordinance, and Capital Spending

9/11/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

9/19/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT.
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180911 [Planning Code - Inclusionary Housing Ordinance] Sponsor: Mayor Ordinance amending the Planning Code to modify the date by which projects that are eligible for the temporary inclusionary housing requirements must obtain a building or site permit; 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 making findings of consistency with the General Plan, and the eight priority policies of Planning Code, Section 101.1.

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Tagged Passions:ordinance, housing, planning, and environment

9/18/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

9/20/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 9/27/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED. Page 10 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18
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180914 [Planning Code - Modifying Better Streets Plan Requirements and Curb Cut Restrictions] Sponsor: Kim Ordinance amending the Planning Code to add new items to the list of standard required streetscape improvements under the Better Streets Plan; modifying the triggers that would require project sponsors to construct streetscape improvements in the public right-of-way; clarifying the recommended sidewalk width for street types; expanding curb cut restrictions for off-street parking and loading to most zoning districts and certain designated streets, including those on the Citywide Transit Network and any officially adopted Class II Bikeways (bicycle lanes and buffered bike lanes) or Class IV Bikeways (protected bicycle lanes), and requiring a Conditional Use authorization or a Section 309 or 329 exception for new or expanded curb cuts in the applicable area; adding criteria for the Planning Commission to consider when granting a Conditional Use authorization or an exception as part of a Downtown C-3-O(SD) (Downtown, Office (Special Development)) or large project authorization in mixed-use districts for such curb cuts; prohibiting new curb cuts in bus stops and on Folsom Street between Essex and Second Street; eliminating minimum off-street parking requirements for projects subject to the curb cut restrictions or prohibitions; and making findings under the California Environmental Quality Act, 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.

9/18/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

9/26/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 9/27/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED.
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180915 [Planning Code - Residential Care Facilities] Sponsors: Mandelman; Yee Ordinance amending the Planning Code to allow Residential Care Facilities with seven or more persons as a principally permitted use in RH-3 (Residential House, Three-Family), RC (Residential Commercial), RM (Residential Mixed), and RTO (Residential Transit Oriented) Districts, in Neighborhood Commercial Districts, and in certain 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 adopting findings of public necessity, convenience, and general welfare under Planning Code, Section 302.

No additional detail provided

Tagged Passions:commercial, ordinance, neighborhood, planning, and environment

9/18/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

9/26/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 9/27/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED. Page 11 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18
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180916 [Planning, Administrative Codes - Zoning Controls and Fees in the C-3-R (Downtown Retail) District] Sponsor: Peskin Ordinance amending the Planning Code to change zoning controls for Non-Retail Sales and Service Uses in the C-3-R (Downtown Retail) Zoning District; amending the Planning and Administrative Codes to create the Union Square Park, Recreation, and Open Space Fund and Fee; affirming 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.

No additional detail provided

Tagged Passions:parks, ordinance, downtown, union, sale, planning, environment, zoning, and recreation

9/18/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

9/26/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 9/27/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED.
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180917 [Planning Code - Small Family Child Care in an Affordable Dwelling Unit on the Ground Floor] Sponsor: Yee Ordinance amending the Planning Code to permit an affordable dwelling unit with a State-licensed Small Family Child Care Home on the ground floor on certain commercial streets; excluding certain Child Care units from the calculation of maximum density permitted on the site; and making environmental findings, 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.

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Tagged Passions:streets, commercial, license, ordinance, Child Care, planning, and environment

9/18/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

9/26/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. 9/27/18; RESPONSE RECEIVED. 180935 [Planning Code, Zoning Map - 1550 Evans Avenue Special Use District] Sponsor: Cohen Ordinance amending the Planning Code and Zoning Map to create the 1550 Evans Avenue Special Use 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 making findings of public necessity, convenience, and welfare under Planning Code, Section 302.
Tagged Passions:transportation, ordinance, planning, environment, and zoning

9/25/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

10/3/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT. Page 12 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18
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Land Use and Transportation Committee October 15, 2018Meeting Agenda

180939 [Planning Code, Zoning Map - District 11 Large Residence Special Use District] Sponsor: Safai Ordinance amending the Planning Code and Zoning Map to create the District 11 Large Residence Special Use District (the area within a perimeter established by Interstate 280, Orizaba Avenue, Brotherhood Way, Junipero Serra Boulevard, Holloway Avenue, Ashton Avenue, Ocean Avenue, southern border of Balboa Park, San Jose Avenue, Havelock Street, Interstate 280, Stoneybrook Avenue, Cambridge Street, Stoneyford Avenue, Gladstone Drive, Sunglow Lane, Silver Avenue, Madison Street, Burrows Street, Mansfield Street, western boundary of John McLaren Park, La Grande Avenue, western boundary of John McLaren Park, Geneva Avenue, Linda Vista Steps, Lapham Way, Robinson Drive, and the southern boundary of San Francisco), to promote and enhance neighborhood character and affordability by requiring Conditional Use authorization for large residential developments in the 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 adopting findings of public necessity, convenience, and welfare under Planning Code, Section 302.
Tagged Passions:parks, transportation, ordinance, development, Development, neighborhood, planning, environment, and zoning

9/25/18; ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE to the Land Use and Transportation Committee.

10/3/18; REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT.
Tagged Passions:transportation

180969 [Plumbing Code - Cross-Connection Control] Ordinance amending the Plumbing Code to delete the local amendment to the California Plumbing Code referring to the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission s Rules and Regulations in the section on Cross-Connection Control; 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. (Building Inspection Commission)

10/1/18; RECEIVED FROM DEPARTMENT. Page 13 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18

Tagged Passions:utility, Utility, boards and commissions, ordinance, planning, environment, and regulation

Land Use and Transportation Committee October 15, 2018Meeting Agenda

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. Meeting Procedures 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. 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. 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.
Tagged Passions:services, transportation, budget, hearing, ordinance, Cell Phones, and procedure

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.

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.
Tagged Passions:services, hearing, Communications, and communications

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.

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. Page 14 City and County of San Francisco Printed at 11:49 am on 10/11/18

Tagged Passions:Technology and technology

Land Use and Transportation Committee October 15, 2018Meeting Agenda

Disability Access 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. 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.
Tagged Passions:services, Public Transit, disability, transportation, streets, parking, and market

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.

Know Your Rights Under The Sunshine Ordinance 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. 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 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

Tagged Passions:council, business, boards and commissions, ordinance, and environment

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