Japantown Historic Resource Survey

An update of the Japantown Historic Resource Survey and the Context Statement was held at the Historic Preservation Commission on June 3, 2009. Staff provided an informational presentation on the Japantown Historic Resource Survey, Historic Context Statement, Physical Heritage Report, Traditional Cultural Properties Evaluation and other associated information. To review the materials that were presented, click on the links below:

See below to view all of the primary records, and building, structure & object records. Over 500 properties older than 50 years of age were surveyed. Please contact Preservation Planner Shelley Caltagirone at 558-6625 or shelley.caltagirone@sfgov.org if you would like to see a specific property evaluation that is not posted below.

At the request of the Japantown BNP Steering Committee, the Planning Department has proposed that adoption of the historic resource survey for the Japantown BNP be considered after resolution of currently proposed amendments to Planning Code Articles 10 and 11, which in part pertain to treatment of properties included in historic resource surveys, has occurred.

Primary and Building, Structure & Object (BSO) Records