Minutes of Planning Commission Calendars

May 1999

 
 

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SAN FRANCISCO

PLANNING COMMISSION

Meeting Minutes

Commission Chamber - Room 400

City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place

Thursday, May 6, 1999

2:00 PM

Regular Meeting

Anita Theoharis, President

Beverly Mills, Vice President

Dennis Antenore, Hector Chinchilla, Cynthia Joe, Larry Martin, Linda Richardson,

Commissioners

Jonas P. Ionin, Commission Secretary

Commission Meeting Procedures

Material submitted by the public for Commission review prior to a scheduled hearing should be received by the Planning Department Reception Counter at 1660 Mission Street, Fifth Floor, no later than 5:00 PM the Wednesday (eight days) prior to the scheduled public hearing. Persons unable to attend a hearing may submit written comments regarding a calendared item to the Commission at the above listed address. Comments received by 11:30 AM on the day of the hearing will be made part of the official record and will be brought to the attention of the Planning Commission at the public hearing. Otherwise, submit material related to a calendared item at the scheduled hearing for distribution. For complete distribution to all Commissioners, necessary staff and case/docket/correspondence files, submit an original plus 10 copies.

Pursuant to Government Code Section 65009, if you challenge, in court, (1) the adoption or amendment of a general plan, (2) the adoption or amendment of a zoning ordinance, (3) the adoption or amendment of any regulation attached to a specific plan, (4) the adoption, amendment or modification of a development agreement, or (5) the approval of a variance, conditional use authorization, or any permit, 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 Planning Commission, at, or prior to, the public hearing.

Commission action on Conditional Uses and reclassification may be appealed to the Board of Supervisors within 30 days. Call (415) 554-5184 for more information. Commission actions after Discretionary Review may be appealed to the Board of Appeals within 15 days of action by the Central Permit Bureau. Call (415) 575-6880 for more information. Zoning Administrator action on a Variance application may be appealed to the Board of Appeals within 10 days of issuance of the written decision.

The Commission has instituted a policy that, in most cases, they will not call an item for consideration after 10:00 PM. If an item is scheduled but not called or introduced prior to 10:00 PM, the Commission may continue the matter to the next available hearing. Items listed on this calendar will not be heard before the stated time.

For more information related to Planning Commission matters, please call Jonas P. Ionin, Commission Secretary, at (415) 558-6547.

Accessible Meeting Policy

Hearings are held at City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 400, Fourth Floor, San Francisco, CA. The closest accessible BART Station is the Civic Center Station located at the intersection of Market, Hyde and Grove Streets. Accessible curb side parking has been designated at points along McAllister Street. Accessible MUNI Lines serving City Hall are the 42 Downtown Loop, 9 San Bruno and 71 Haight/Noriega and the F Line. Accessible MUNI Metro Lines are the J, K, L, M, and N. For more information regarding MUNI accessible services, call (415) 923-6142. American sign language interpreters and/or a sound enhancement system will be available upon request by contacting Dorothy Jaymes at (415) 558-6403 at least 72 hours prior to a hearing. Individuals with severe allergies, environmental illnesses, multiple chemical sensitivity or related disabilities should call our accessibility hotline at (415) 554-8925 to discuss meeting accessibility. In order to assist the City's efforts to accommodate such people, attendees at public meetings are reminded that other attendees may be sensitive to various chemical based 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 decisions 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 more information on your rights under the Sunshine ordinance (Chapter 67 of the San Francisco Administrative Code) or to report a violation of the ordinance, contact the Sunshine Ordinance Task Force at 554-6083.

Attention: Individuals and entities that influence or attempt to influence local legislative or administrative action may be required by the San Francisco Lobbyist Ordinance [SF Admin.. Code §16.520 - 16.534] to register and report lobbying activity. For more information about the Lobbyist Ordinance, please contact the Ethics Commission at 1390 Market Street #701, San Francisco, CA 94102, telephone (415) 554-9510, fax (415) 703-0121 and web site http://www.ci.sf.ca.us/ethics/.

PRESENT: Theoharis, Mills, Antenore, Chinchilla, Joe, Martin, Richardson

ABSENT: Mills, Joe, Martin

THE MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY PRESIDENT THEOHARIS AT 3:17 P.M.

STAFF IN ATTENDANCE: Gerald Green - Director of Planning, Bob Passmore - Zoning Administrator, Hillary Gitelman, Susana Montana, Paul Rosetter, Adam Light, Corey Alvin, Isolde Wilson, Edy Zwierzycki, Jonas Ionin - Commission Secretary

A. ITEMS TO BE CONTINUED

1. JOBS-HOUSING LINKAGE PROGRAM (GREEN)

2a. 98.266BC (ALVIN) 2b. 98.266BC (ALVIN) 3. 98.369E (GLASNER) 4. 98.805D (GORDON) 5. 98.455E (POSTERNAK) 6. 98.455C (MILLER) 7. 98.076E (NAVARRETE) 8. 1999.226ET (ROSETTER) 9. 98.905E (NAVARRETE) 10. 98.119E (POSTERNAK) B. PUBLIC COMMENT

At this time, members of the public may address the Commission on items of interest to the public that are within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Commission except agenda items. With respect to agenda items, your opportunity to address the Commission will be afforded when the item is reached in the meeting with one exception. When the agenda item has already been reviewed in a public hearing at which members of the public were allowed to testify and the Commission has closed the public hearing, your opportunity to address the Commission must be exercised during the Public Comment portion of the Calendar. Each member of the public may address the Commission for up to three minutes. If it is demonstrated that comments by the public will exceed 15 minutes, the President or chairperson may continue Public Comment to another time during the meeting.

"The Brown Act forbids a commission from taking action or discussing any item not appearing on the posted agenda, including those items raised at public comment. In response to public comment, the commission is limited to:

(1) responding to statements made or questions posed by members of the public; or

(2) requesting staff to report back on a matter at a subsequent meeting; or

(3) directing staff to place the item on a future agenda. (Government Code Section 54954.2(a))

C. COMMISSIONERS' QUESTIONS AND MATTERS

11. Consideration of Adoption - draft minutes of 4/15/99 and 4/22/99.

12. Commission Matters. D. DIRECTOR'S REPORT 15. INFORMATIONAL PRESENTATION (MONTAÃĎA) E. CONSIDERATION OF FINDINGS AND/OR FINAL MOTION - PUBLIC HEARING CLOSED

16. 1999.050CV (LIGHT)

17. 98.190D (BAÃĎALES) 18. 98.485D (KEYLON) F. REGULAR CALENDAR

19a. 1999.195ETZ (ROSETTER)

19b. 1999.195ETZ (ROSETTER) 20a. 1999.119ETTZ (ROSETTER) 21. 97.823E (ROOS/GITELMAN) 22. 97.823C (ALVIN) 23. 98.909C (ZWIERZYCKI) 24. 98.738Z (ZWIERZYCKI) 25. 98.738EC (ZWIERZYCKI) G. SPECIAL DISCRETIONARY REVIEW HEARING

AT APPROXIMATELY 5:30 P.M. THE PLANNING COMMISSION CONVENED INTO A SPECIAL DISCRETIONARY REVIEW HEARING.

26. 1999.146D (WILSON)

27. 1999.988D (LIGHT) Adjournment: 6:34 P.M.
 

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SAN FRANCISCO

PLANNING COMMISSION

Meeting Minutes

Board of Supervisors Chamber - Room 250

City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place

Thursday, May 13, 1999

2:00 PM

Regular Meeting

Anita Theoharis, President

Beverly Mills, Vice President

Dennis Antenore, Hector Chinchilla, Cynthia Joe, Larry Martin, Linda Richardson,

Commissioners

Commission Meeting Procedures

Material submitted by the public for Commission review prior to a scheduled hearing should be received by the Planning Department Reception Counter at 1660 Mission Street, Fifth Floor, no later than 5:00 PM the Wednesday (eight days) prior to the scheduled public hearing. Persons unable to attend a hearing may submit written comments regarding a calendared item to the Commission at the above listed address. Comments received by 11:30 AM on the day of the hearing will be made part of the official record and will be brought to the attention of the Planning Commission at the public hearing. Otherwise, submit material related to a calendared item at the scheduled hearing for distribution. For complete distribution to all Commissioners, necessary staff and case/docket/correspondence files, submit an original plus 10 copies.

Pursuant to Government Code Section 65009, if you challenge, in court, (1) the adoption or amendment of a general plan, (2) the adoption or amendment of a zoning ordinance, (3) the adoption or amendment of any regulation attached to a specific plan, (4) the adoption, amendment or modification of a development agreement, or (5) the approval of a variance, conditional use authorization, or any permit, 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 Planning Commission, at, or prior to, the public hearing.

Commission action on Conditional Uses and reclassification may be appealed to the Board of Supervisors within 30 days. Call (415) 554-5184 for more information. Commission actions after Discretionary Review may be appealed to the Board of Appeals within 15 days of action by the Central Permit Bureau. Call (415) 575-6880 for more information. Zoning Administrator action on a Variance application may be appealed to the Board of Appeals within 10 days of issuance of the written decision.

The Commission has instituted a policy that, in most cases, they will not call an item for consideration after 10:00 PM. If an item is scheduled but not called or introduced prior to 10:00 PM, the Commission may continue the matter to the next available hearing. Items listed on this calendar will not be heard before the stated time.

For more information related to Planning Commission matters, please call Jonas P. Ionin, Commission Secretary, at (415) 558-6547.

Accessible Meeting Policy

Hearings are held at City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 400, Fourth Floor, San Francisco, CA. The closest accessible BART Station is the Civic Center Station located at the intersection of Market, Hyde and Grove Streets. Accessible curb side parking has been designated at points along McAllister Street. Accessible MUNI Lines serving City Hall are the 42 Downtown Loop, 9 San Bruno and 71 Haight/Noriega and the F Line. Accessible MUNI Metro Lines are the J, K, L, M, and N. For more information regarding MUNI accessible services, call (415) 923-6142. American sign language interpreters and/or a sound enhancement system will be available upon request by contacting Dorothy Jaymes at (415) 558-6403 at least 72 hours prior to a hearing. Individuals with severe allergies, environmental illnesses, multiple chemical sensitivity or related disabilities should call our accessibility hotline at (415) 554-8925 to discuss meeting accessibility. In order to assist the City's efforts to accommodate such people, attendees at public meetings are reminded that other attendees may be sensitive to various chemical based 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 decisions 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 more information on your rights under the Sunshine ordinance (Chapter 67 of the San Francisco Administrative Code) or to report a violation of the ordinance, contact the Sunshine Ordinance Task Force at 554-6083.

Attention: Individuals and entities that influence or attempt to influence local legislative or administrative action may be required by the San Francisco Lobbyist Ordinance [SF Admin.. Code §16.520 - 16.534] to register and report lobbying activity. For more information about the Lobbyist Ordinance, please contact the Ethics Commission at 1390 Market Street #701, San Francisco, CA 94102, telephone (415) 554-9510, fax (415) 703-0121 and web site http://www.ci.sf.ca.us/ethics/.

PRESENT: Theoharis, Antenore, Chinchilla, Joe, Martin, Richardson

ABSENT: Mills

THE MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY PRESIDENT THEOHARIS AT 3:57 P.M.

STAFF IN ATTENDANCE: Gerald Green - Director of Planning, Bob Passmore - Zoning Administrator, Amit Ghosh, Paul Maltzer, Stephen Shotland, Catherine Bauman, Eva Liebermann, Anmarie Rodgers, Larry Badiner, John Billovits, Jill Slater, Teresa Ojeda, Paul Rosetter, Delvin Washington, Jonas Ionin -Commission Secretary

A. ITEMS TO BE CONTINUED

1. 98.459E (NAVARRETE)

2. 98.804C (LI) 3. 98.794D (BAÃĎALES) B. PUBLIC COMMENT

At this time, members of the public may address the Commission on items of interest to the public that are within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Commission except agenda items. With respect to agenda items, your opportunity to address the Commission will be afforded when the item is reached in the meeting with one exception. When the agenda item has already been reviewed in a public hearing at which members of the public were allowed to testify and the Commission has closed the public hearing, your opportunity to address the Commission must be exercised during the Public Comment portion of the Calendar. Each member of the public may address the Commission for up to three minutes. If it is demonstrated that comments by the public will exceed 15 minutes, the President or chairperson may continue Public Comment to another time during the meeting.

"The Brown Act forbids a commission from taking action or discussing any item not appearing on the posted agenda, including those items raised at public comment. In response to public comment, the commission is limited to:

(1) responding to statements made or questions posed by members of the public; or

(2) requesting staff to report back on a matter at a subsequent meeting; or

(3) directing staff to place the item on a future agenda. (Government Code Section 54954.2(a))

C. COMMISSIONERS' QUESTIONS AND MATTERS

4. Commission Matters.

D. DIRECTOR'S REPORT E. CONSIDERATION OF FINDINGS AND FINAL MOTION - PUBLIC HEARING CLOSED

7. 98.523CV (BILLOVITS)

8. 98.928D (LINDSAY) E. REGULAR CALENDAR

9. INITIATION OF HEARING FOR INTERIM ZONING CONTROLS (GREEN)

10. 1999.183Z (ROSETTER) 11a. 98.266BC (ALVIN) 11b. 98.266BC (ALVIN) 12. 1999.140C (LI) H. SPECIAL DISCRETIONARY REVIEW HEARING

AT APPROXIMATELY 5:57 P.M. THE PLANNING COMMISSION CONVENED INTO A SPECIAL DISCRETIONARY REVIEW HEARING.

13. 1999.043D (WASHINGTON)

14. 1999.142D (WASHINGTON) 15. 1999.232D (BILLOVITS) Adjournment: 7:04 P.M.

ADDENDUM

NOTICE OF MEETING & CALENDAR

OF THE

SAN FRANCISCO

PLANNING COMMISSION

REGULAR MEETING

THURSDAY

May 13, 1999

ROOM 250, CITY HALL

1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place

(Formerly known as Polk Street)

2:00 P.M.

E. REGULAR CALENDAR

INTERIM ZONING FOR INDUSTRIAL LAND (GREEN)

ORDER TO SUSPEND PERMITS IN THE INDUSTRIAL PROTECTION ZONES. As per Planing Code Section 306.7(b) the Commission will consider a resolution for adopting an order to suspend action on applications which had not yet been processed by the Planning Department before April 22, 1999 and propose a use prohibited by the interim Industrial Protections Zones.


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SAN FRANCISCO

PLANNING COMMISSION

Meeting Minutes

Commission Chamber - Room 400

City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place

Thursday, May 20, 1999

1:30 PM

Regular Meeting

Anita Theoharis, President

Beverly Mills, Vice President

Dennis Antenore, Hector Chinchilla, Cynthia Joe, Larry Martin, Linda Richardson,

Commissioners

Jonas P. Ionin, Commission Secretary
 

Commission Meeting Procedures

Material submitted by the public for Commission review prior to a scheduled hearing should be received by the Planning Department Reception Counter at 1660 Mission Street, Fifth Floor, no later than 5:00 PM the Wednesday (eight days) prior to the scheduled public hearing. Persons unable to attend a hearing may submit written comments regarding a calendared item to the Commission at the above listed address. Comments received by 11:30 AM on the day of the hearing will be made part of the official record and will be brought to the attention of the Planning Commission at the public hearing. Otherwise, submit material related to a calendared item at the scheduled hearing for distribution. For complete distribution to all Commissioners, necessary staff and case/docket/correspondence files, submit an original plus 10 copies.

Pursuant to Government Code Section 65009, if you challenge, in court, (1) the adoption or amendment of a general plan, (2) the adoption or amendment of a zoning ordinance, (3) the adoption or amendment of any regulation attached to a specific plan, (4) the adoption, amendment or modification of a development agreement, or (5) the approval of a variance, conditional use authorization, or any permit, 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 Planning Commission, at, or prior to, the public hearing.

Commission action on Conditional Uses and reclassification may be appealed to the Board of Supervisors within 30 days. Call (415) 554-5184 for more information. Commission actions after Discretionary Review may be appealed to the Board of Appeals within 15 days of action by the Central Permit Bureau. Call (415) 575-6880 for more information. Zoning Administrator action on a Variance application may be appealed to the Board of Appeals within 10 days of issuance of the written decision.

The Commission has instituted a policy that, in most cases, they will not call an item for consideration after 10:00 PM. If an item is scheduled but not called or introduced prior to 10:00 PM, the Commission may continue the matter to the next available hearing. Items listed on this calendar will not be heard before the stated time.

For more information related to Planning Commission matters, please call Jonas P. Ionin, Commission Secretary, at (415) 558-6547.

Accessible Meeting Policy

Hearings are held at City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 400, Fourth Floor, San Francisco, CA. The closest accessible BART Station is the Civic Center Station located at the intersection of Market, Hyde and Grove Streets. Accessible curb side parking has been designated at points along McAllister Street. Accessible MUNI Lines serving City Hall are the 42 Downtown Loop, 9 San Bruno and 71 Haight/Noriega and the F Line. Accessible MUNI Metro Lines are the J, K, L, M, and N. For more information regarding MUNI accessible services, call (415) 923-6142. American sign language interpreters and/or a sound enhancement system will be available upon request by contacting Dorothy Jaymes at (415) 558-6403 at least 72 hours prior to a hearing. Individuals with severe allergies, environmental illnesses, multiple chemical sensitivity or related disabilities should call our accessibility hotline at (415) 554-8925 to discuss meeting accessibility. In order to assist the City's efforts to accommodate such people, attendees at public meetings are reminded that other attendees may be sensitive to various chemical based 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 decisions 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 more information on your rights under the Sunshine ordinance (Chapter 67 of the San Francisco Administrative Code) or to report a violation of the ordinance, contact the Sunshine Ordinance Task Force at 554-6083.

Attention: Individuals and entities that influence or attempt to influence local legislative or administrative action may be required by the San Francisco Lobbyist Ordinance [SF Admin.. Code §16.520 - 16.534] to register and report lobbying activity. For more information about the Lobbyist Ordinance, please contact the Ethics Commission at 1390 Market Street #701, San Francisco, CA 94102, telephone (415) 554-9510, fax (415) 703-0121 and web site http://www.ci.sf.ca.us/ethics/.

PRESENT: Theoharis, Mills, Antenore, Chinchilla, Joe, Martin, Richardson

ABSENT: None

THE MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY PRESIDENT THEOHARIS AT 1:43 P.M.

STAFF IN ATTENDANCE: Gerald Green - Director of Planning, Bob Passmore - Zoning Administrator, Amit Ghosh, Eva Liebermann, Stephen Shotland, Paul Rosetter, Delvin Washington, Corey Alvin, Kelley LeBlanc, May Fung, Miriam Chion, Jonas Ionin - Commission Secretary

A. ITEMS TO BE CONTINUED

1. 1999.054E (MALTZER)

2. 1999.054CEKV (MILLER) 3. 1999.018D (SNYDER) 4. 98.472C (PURVIS) 5. 97.792T (MONTAÃĎA) 6. 98.369E (GLASNER) 7. 98.172E (NISHIMURA) B. PUBLIC COMMENT

At this time, members of the public may address the Commission on items of interest to the public that are within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Commission except agenda items. With respect to agenda items, your opportunity to address the Commission will be afforded when the item is reached in the meeting with one exception. When the agenda item has already been reviewed in a public hearing at which members of the public were allowed to testify and the Commission has closed the public hearing, your opportunity to address the Commission must be exercised during the Public Comment portion of the Calendar. Each member of the public may address the Commission for up to three minutes. If it is demonstrated that comments by the public will exceed 15 minutes, the President or chairperson may continue Public Comment to another time during the meeting.

"The Brown Act forbids a commission from taking action or discussing any item not appearing on the posted agenda, including those items raised at public comment. In response to public comment, the commission is limited to:

(1) responding to statements made or questions posed by members of the public; or

(2) requesting staff to report back on a matter at a subsequent meeting; or

(3) directing staff to place the item on a future agenda. (Government Code Section 54954.2(a))

C. COMMISSIONERS' QUESTIONS AND MATTERS

8. Consideration of Adoption - draft minutes of 5/6/99.

9. Commission Matters. D. DIRECTOR'S REPORT 12. Informational Presentation of the Downtown Wayfinding Signage Project. E. CONSIDERATION OF FINDINGS AND/OR FINAL MOTION - PUBLIC HEARING CLOSED

13. 98.190D (BAÃĎALES)

F. REGULAR CALENDAR

14. 1999.121ET (ROSETTER)

15. 1999.149C (LeBLANC) G. SPECIAL DISCRETIONARY REVIEW HEARING

AT APPROXIMATELY 3:13 P.M. THE PLANNING COMMISSION CONVENED INTO A SPECIAL DISCRETIONARY REVIEW HEARING.

16. 98.805D (GORDON ALVIN)

17. 1999.191D (WASHINGTON) Adjournment: 3:56 P.M.

ADDENDUM

NOTICE OF MEETING & CALENDAR

OF THE

SAN FRANCISCO

PLANNING COMMISSION

REGULAR MEETING

THURSDAY

May 20, 1999

ROOM 400, CITY HALL

1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place

(Formerly known as Polk Street)

1:30 P.M.

A. ITEMS TO BE CONTINUED

98.599E (WONG)

2361 LOMBARD STREET -126-Room Hotel; Appeal of Preliminary Negative Declaration. Southside between Scott and Pierce Streets; Lots 19, 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, and 30 in Assessor's Block 512; within an NC-3 (Moderate-Scale Neighborhood Commercial) zoning district and within a 40-X height and bulk district. Proposed demolition of an existing 24-room motel, a 4,400 square-foot restaurant, an auto repair establishment, and flower stand. A new hotel would be constructed with about 102-126 hotel guest rooms. The new building would be 4 stories, approximately 80,152 square feet, and approximately 40 feet in height. About 85-102 parking spaces would be provided, with ingress/egress on Scott Street and on Lombard Street. One level of parking would be underground.

(Proposed for Continuance to June 24, 1999)


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SAN FRANCISCO

PLANNING COMMISSION

Meeting Minutes

Commission Chamber - Room 400

City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place

Thursday, May 27, 1999

1:30 PM

Regular Meeting

Anita Theoharis, President

Beverly Mills, Vice President

Dennis Antenore, Hector Chinchilla, Cynthia Joe, Larry Martin, Linda Richardson,

Commissioners

Jonas P. Ionin, Commission Secretary

Commission Meeting Procedures

Material submitted by the public for Commission review prior to a scheduled hearing should be received by the Planning Department Reception Counter at 1660 Mission Street, Fifth Floor, no later than 5:00 PM the Wednesday (eight days) prior to the scheduled public hearing. Persons unable to attend a hearing may submit written comments regarding a calendared item to the Commission at the above listed address. Comments received by 11:30 AM on the day of the hearing will be made part of the official record and will be brought to the attention of the Planning Commission at the public hearing. Otherwise, submit material related to a calendared item at the scheduled hearing for distribution. For complete distribution to all Commissioners, necessary staff and case/docket/correspondence files, submit an original plus 10 copies.

Pursuant to Government Code Section 65009, if you challenge, in court, (1) the adoption or amendment of a general plan, (2) the adoption or amendment of a zoning ordinance, (3) the adoption or amendment of any regulation attached to a specific plan, (4) the adoption, amendment or modification of a development agreement, or (5) the approval of a variance, conditional use authorization, or any permit, 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 Planning Commission, at, or prior to, the public hearing.

Commission action on Conditional Uses and reclassification may be appealed to the Board of Supervisors within 30 days. Call (415) 554-5184 for more information. Commission actions after Discretionary Review may be appealed to the Board of Appeals within 15 days of action by the Central Permit Bureau. Call (415) 575-6880 for more information. Zoning Administrator action on a Variance application may be appealed to the Board of Appeals within 10 days of issuance of the written decision.

The Commission has instituted a policy that, in most cases, they will not call an item for consideration after 10:00 PM. If an item is scheduled but not called or introduced prior to 10:00 PM, the Commission may continue the matter to the next available hearing. Items listed on this calendar will not be heard before the stated time.

For more information related to Planning Commission matters, please call Jonas P. Ionin, Commission Secretary, at (415) 558-6547.

Accessible Meeting Policy

Hearings are held at City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 400, Fourth Floor, San Francisco, CA. The closest accessible BART Station is the Civic Center Station located at the intersection of Market, Hyde and Grove Streets. Accessible curb side parking has been designated at points along McAllister Street. Accessible MUNI Lines serving City Hall are the 42 Downtown Loop, 9 San Bruno and 71 Haight/Noriega and the F Line. Accessible MUNI Metro Lines are the J, K, L, M, and N. For more information regarding MUNI accessible services, call (415) 923-6142. American sign language interpreters and/or a sound enhancement system will be available upon request by contacting Dorothy Jaymes at (415) 558-6403 at least 72 hours prior to a hearing. Individuals with severe allergies, environmental illnesses, multiple chemical sensitivity or related disabilities should call our accessibility hotline at (415) 554-8925 to discuss meeting accessibility. In order to assist the City's efforts to accommodate such people, attendees at public meetings are reminded that other attendees may be sensitive to various chemical based 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 decisions 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 more information on your rights under the Sunshine ordinance (Chapter 67 of the San Francisco Administrative Code) or to report a violation of the ordinance, contact the Sunshine Ordinance Task Force at 554-6083.

Attention: Individuals and entities that influence or attempt to influence local legislative or administrative action may be required by the San Francisco Lobbyist Ordinance [SF Admin.. Code §16.520 - 16.534] to register and report lobbying activity. For more information about the Lobbyist Ordinance, please contact the Ethics Commission at 1390 Market Street #701, San Francisco, CA 94102, telephone (415) 554-9510, fax (415) 703-0121 and web site http://www.ci.sf.ca.us/ethics/.

PRESENT: Theoharis, Mills, Antenore, Chinchilla, Joe, Martin, Richardson

ABSENT: None

THE MEETING WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY PRESIDENT THEOHARIS AT 1:45 P.M.

STAFF IN ATTENDANCE: Gerald Green - Director of Planning, Amit Ghosh, Kelley LeBlanc, Paul Maltzer, Joy Navarrete, Edy Zwierzycki, Jonas Ionin - Commission Secretary

A. ITEMS TO BE CONTINUED

1. 98.804C (LI)

2. 1999.101C (LIGHT) 3. 98.455E (POSTERNAK) 4. 98.455C (MILLER) 5. 98.794D (BAÃĎALES) 6. 1999.226ET (ROSETTER) B. PUBLIC COMMENT

At this time, members of the public may address the Commission on items of interest to the public that are within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Commission except agenda items. With respect to agenda items, your opportunity to address the Commission will be afforded when the item is reached in the meeting with one exception. When the agenda item has already been reviewed in apublic hearing at which members of the public were allowed to testify and the Commission has closed the public hearing, your opportunity to address the Commission must be exercised during the Public Comment portion of the Calendar. Each member of the public may address the Commission for up to three minutes. If it is demonstrated that comments by the public will exceed 15 minutes, the President or chairperson may continue Public Comment to another time during the meeting.

"The Brown Act forbids a commission from taking action or discussing any item not appearing on the posted agenda, including those items raised at public comment. In response to public comment, the commission is limited to:

(1) responding to statements made or questions posed by members of the public; or

(2) requesting staff to report back on a matter at a subsequent meeting; or

(3) directing staff to place the item on a future agenda. (Government Code Section 54954.2(a))

C. COMMISSIONERS' QUESTIONS AND MATTERS

7. Consideration of Adoption - draft minutes of 5/13/99.

8. Commission Matters. D. DIRECTOR'S REPORT E. REGULAR CALENDAR

11. 98.459E (NAVARRETE)

12. 98.459D (BAÃĎALES) 13a. 1999.051CV (BEATTY) 13b. 1999.051CV (BEATTY) 14. 1999.238C (LeBLANC) 15. 1999.171C (ZWIERZYCKI) H. SPECIAL DISCRETIONARY REVIEW HEARING

AT APPROXIMATELY 3:05 P.M. THE PLANNING COMMISSION CONVENED INTO A SPECIAL DISCRETIONARY REVIEW HEARING.

16. 1999.018D (SNYDER)

Adjournment: 3:57 P.M.

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