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This webpage is maintained by the Planning Department as a courtesy to the public to provide online access to copies of newspaper notices that are required for certain calendar items. However, this webpage is not intended to satisfy the legal requirements of such cases. Please be advised that the notices provided below may not represent a complete list of items scheduled to be considered at a public hearing. For a complete list of items scheduled to be considered at a particular public hearing, please refer to the relevant Agendas for the Planning Commission and/or Historic Preservation Commission.

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SAN FRANCISCO PLANNING COMMISSION
NOTICE OF HEARINGS

Notice is hereby given to the general public that applications involving the properties/and or issues described below have been filed with the Planning Department for review as set forth in the City Planning Code.  The Planning Commission will hold a PUBLIC HEARING on these items and on other matters on Thursday, November 2, 2017 beginning at 1:00 p.m. or later, in City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place (formerly Polk Street), Room 400.

Case No. 2017-004187CUA: 2162 Union Street - east side of Union Street, between Fillmore and Webster Streets, Lot 016 in Assessor’s Block 0533 (District 2) - Request for Conditional Use Authorization pursuant to Planning Code Sections 303, 303.1, and 703.4 to establish a Formula Retail Use within the Union Street Neighborhood Commercial District and a 40-X Height and Bulk District.The proposal is to convert a vacant ground floor commercial space with approximately 1,234 square feet of floor area (previously occupied by “Twig Gallery”, a retail store use) into a Formula Retail Use (d.b.a. Verizon, a wireless communications retail store).  The proposal will involve storefront and interior tenant improvements to the ground floor commercial tenant space. There will be no expansion of the existing building envelope. A Planning Commission approval at the public hearing would constitute the Approval Action for the project for the purposes of CEQA, pursuant to San Francisco Administrative Code Section 31.04(h). For further information, call Sharon M. Young at (415) 558-6346 or email at sharon.m.young@sfgov.org and ask about Case No. 2016-004187CUA.

Case No. 2016-002754CUA:  2379 Chestnut Street – south side between Divisadero and Scott Streets; Lot 018C in Assessor’s Block 0936 - Request for Conditional Use Authorization pursuant to Planning Code Sections 303 and 711 to allow the existing rear patio to be used by the existing wine bar (dba Cultivar), within the NC-2 Zoning District and the 40-X Height and Bulk District. In addition, the Zoning Administrator will consider an Open Space Variance (Case No. 2016-002754VAR). A Planning Commission approval at the public hearing would constitute the Approval Action for the project for the purposes of CEQA, pursuant to San Francisco Administrative Code Section 31.04(h). For further information, call David Weissglass at (415) 575-9177 or email at david.weissglass@sfgov.org, and ask about Case No. 2016-002754CUA.

Case No. 2017-007658CUA: 4522 3rd Street – west side of 3rd Street, between La Salle and McKinnon Streets; Lot 019 in Assessor’s Block 5296 (District 10) – Request for Conditional Use Authorization, pursuant to Planning Code Sections 249.62, 303 for Change of Use and relocation of an existing Prohibited Liquor Establishment in the Third Street Alcohol Special Use District for an existing retail grocery and liquor store (d.b.a. Sav Mor Market) to relocate from 4500 3rd Street to a vacant commercial storefront located at 4522 3rd. The project site is located within the NC-3 (Neighborhood Commercial, Moderate Scale) Zoning District, and a 40-X Height and Bulk District. A Planning Commission approval at the public hearing would constitute the Approval Action for the project for the purposes of CEQA, pursuant to San Francisco Administrative Code Section 31.04(h). For further information, call Linda Ajello Hoagland at (415) 575-6823 or email at linda.ajellohoagland@sfgov.org and ask about Case Number 2017-007658CUA

Case No. 2017-008253CUA: 2598 Folsom Street – west side of Folsom Street, on the corner of Folsom and 22nd Streets; Lot 069 in Assessor’s Block 3614 (District 9) – Request for Conditional Use Authorization, pursuant to Planning Code Sections 145.2, 303, 712 and the Mission 2016 Interim Zoning Controls (Planning Commission Resolution No. 19865) for Change of Use and from a retail use (formerly d.b.a. La Plaza Delicateses grocery and delicatessen) to restaurant (d.b.a. Rice, Paper Scissors) with outdoor seating located at 2598 Folsom Street, within the NC-3 (Neighborhood Commercial, Moderate Scale) Zoning District, and a 55-X Height and Bulk District. A Planning Commission approval at the public hearing would constitute the Approval Action for the project for the purposes of CEQA, pursuant to San Francisco Administrative Code Section 31.04(h). For further information, call Linda Ajello Hoagland at (415) 575-6823 or email at linda.ajellohoagland@sfgov.org and ask about Case Number 2017-008253CUA

Case No. 2017-005439IMP: Multiple properties owned or leased by the Academy of Art University located in the City and County of San Francisco – Notification by the Zoning Administrator of the filing of an Institutional Master Plan (IMP) for the Academy of Art University. Pursuant to Planning Code Section 304.5, the Planning Commission is holding a public hearing on a full IMP from the Academy of Art University. This public hearing is for receipt of public testimony only. Receipt of this IMP does not constitute approval or disapproval of any proposed projects contained in the IMP by the Planning Commission.  The IMP is available for viewing at the Planning Department’s website: http://sf-planning.org/institutional-master-plans  (look under “Academy of Art University,” and click on the most recent submittal). The IMP is also available for public viewing at the Planning Department’s Public Information Center located at 1660 Mission Street, 1st Floor, and at the Department’s reception area located at 1650 Mission Street, 4th Floor. For further information, call Mary Woods at (415) 558-6315 or email at Mary.Woods@sfgov.org and ask about Case No. 2017-005439IMP.

Case No. 2017-006766CUA: 2394 Folsom Street – west side of Folsom Street, north side of 20th Street and east side of Shotwell Street on Lot 011 in Assessor’s Block 3594 - Request for Conditional Use Authorization, pursuant to Planning Code Sections 121.2, 249.60, 303, 711 and  781.80 and the Mission 2016 Interim Zoning Controls (Planning Commission Resolution No. 19865), to permit the change of use from a trade shop (DBA Timbuk2) to a restaurant with accessory brewery (DBA Fort Point Beer Co.) and to allow a non-residential use size larger than 4,000 square feet within the NC-2 (Small Scale Neighborhood Commercial Transit) Zoning District, Mission Alcoholic Beverage Restriction Special Use District and a 45-X Height and Bulk District. A Planning Commission approval at the public hearing would constitute the Approval Action for the project for the purposes of CEQA, pursuant to San Francisco Administrative Code Section 31.04(h).  For further information, call Esmeralda Jardines at (415) 575-9144, and ask about Case No. 2017-006766CUA.

Case No. 2017-005067CUA: 245 Valencia Street – east side of Valencia Street, Lot 091 in Assessor’s Block 3532 - Request for Conditional Use Authorization, pursuant to Planning Code Sections 121.2, 303 and 752 to allow the temporary conversion of an existing parking garage (currently accessory to a church “Annunciation Cathedral”) into a commercial parking garage open to the general public (DBA Comb Parking) and to allow a non-residential use size larger than 4,000 square feet within the NCT-3 (Moderate Scale Neighborhood Commercial Transit) Zoning District and a 50-X Height and Bulk District. A Planning Commission approval at the public hearing would constitute the Approval Action for the project for the purposes of CEQA, pursuant to San Francisco Administrative Code Section 31.04(h).  For further information, call Esmeralda Jardines at (415) 575-9144, and ask about Case No. 2017-005067CUA.

Case No. 2015-009163CUA: 77 GEARY STREET – southeast corner of Geary Street and Grant Avenue, Lot 008 in Assessor’s Block 0312 (District 3) – Request for Conditional Use Authorization pursuant to Planning Code Sections 303 and 210.2 to establish a Non-Retail Sales and Service general office use with approximately 24,159 square feet of total space at the second and third floors of the existing building. This application seeks to abate Planning Enforcement Case No. 2015-009163ENF for unauthorized office use in the subject space. The space is currently occupied for office use by a software company (d.b.a. MuleSoft) and by an existing ground floor retailer in the building (d.b.a. Nespresso). The project is located within the C-3-R (Downtown – Retail) District, Downtown Plan Area, and 80-130-F Height and Bulk District. A Planning Commission approval at the public hearing would constitute the Approval Action for the project for the purposes of CEQA, pursuant to San Francisco Administrative Code Section 31.04(h).  For further information, call Andrew Perry at (415) 575-9017 or email at andrew.perry@sfgov.org and ask about Case Number 2015-009163CUA.

Case No. 2015-009053CUA – Southside of Lawton Street between 42nd Avenue and 43rd Avenue, Lot 001 in Assessor’s Block 1901 - Request for Conditional use authorization pursuant to the below cited Planning Code sections, the proposed project would require conditional use authorizations from the Planning Commission to (1) convert the project site from an automotive service use to a mixed residential/retail use (section 202.5); (2) develop a lot that exceeds 5,000 square feet in size (section 121.5); (3) construct non-residential uses that exceed 3,000 square feet in an NC-1 district (sections 710 and 303(c)(1)); and (4) construct residential uses that exceed one dwelling unit per 800 square feet in an NC-1 district (sections 710 and 207(c)(1)).  The proposed project would require approval of demolition and building permits from the Department of Building Inspection (DBI).  For further information, call Jeff Horn  at (415) 575-6925 or email at Jeffrey.Horn@sfgov.org and ask about Case Number 2015-009163CUA.

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Persons who are unable to attend a scheduled hearing may submit written comments regarding these cases to the individuals listed for each case above at the Planning Department, 1650 Mission Street, 4th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94103. Comments received by 9:30 a.m. on the day of the hearing will be made a part of the official record and will be brought to the attention of the Commission.

Pursuant to Government Code § 65009, if you challenge, in court, the approval of a conditional use, 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 Commission at, or prior to, the public hearing.

Scott Sanchez
Zoning Administrator
Planning Department
1650 Mission Street, 4th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94103


PLANNING DEPARTMENT ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW NOTICE

Notice is hereby given to the general public of the following actions under the Environmental Review Process. Review of the documents concerning these projects can be arranged by calling (415) 575-9072 and asking for the staff person indicated.

NOTICE OF PREPARATION OF AN EIR 

The initial evaluation conducted by the Planning Department determined that the following project(s) may have significant effects on the environment and that an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) must be prepared.

2016-010340ENV:  500 Turk Street - The project site (Assessors Block 0741, Lot 002) is located on the block bounded by Turk, Eddy, Larkin, and Polk Streets in the Tenderloin neighborhood in the RC-4 (Residential-Commercial-Combined, High Density) zoning district and a 80-X height and bulk district. The site currently contains a one- to two-story, 7,315-square-foot concrete tire and automobile service building and associated surface parking lot. The proposed project would demolish and remove the existing building and parking lot and construct an eight-story, approximately 106,000-square-foot building containing 107 affordable housing units, one building manager housing unit, approximately 2,600 square feet of ground floor commercial space, and parking for 110 bicycles. [POLING]

Notice is hereby given to the general public as follows:

  1. A Notice of Preparation of an EIR was published on October 11, 2017 by the Planning Department in connection with this project.

  2. An Initial Study in connection with this project has now been prepared by the Planning Department. A copy of the report can be obtained for public review and comment at the Planning Information Center (PIC) Counter at 1660 Mission Street, 1st Floor. The report can also be viewed on-line starting October 11, 2017 at www.tinyurl.com/sfceqadocs.  Referenced materials are available for review at the Planning Department at 1650 Mission Street, 4th Floor. (Call 575‑9072 to review the material).

  3. Public comments concerning the scope of the EIR will be accepted from October 11, 2017 to 5:00 p.m. on November 10, 2017. Mail written comments to Jeanie Poling, San Francisco Planning Department, 1650 Mission Street, Suite 400, San Francisco, CA 94103. 

 


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