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Meeting Name: Board of Supervisors Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 11/1/2011 2:00 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Legislative Chamber, Room 250 City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place San Francisco, CA 94102-4689
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111048 1 Appropriating $1,000,000 of Mirant Potrero, LLC, Settlement Funds to the Department of Public Health for Neighborhood Improvement and Mitigation in FY2011-2012OrdinancePassedOrdinance appropriating $1,000,000 of Mirant Potrero, LLC, settlement funds to the Department of Public Health for neighborhood improvement and mitigation in the neighborhoods most impacted by the Potrero Power Plant in FY2011-2012.FINALLY PASSEDPass Action details Not available
110995 1 Mission Bay South Blocks 41-43, Phase 2 - ImprovementsOrdinancePassedOrdinance accepting the irrevocable offer of public infrastructure improvements associated with Mission Bay South Blocks 41-43, Phase 2, including acquisition facilities on Owens Street and within public utility easements in private streets; declaring City property as shown on official Department of Public Works maps as open public right-of-way; dedicating such improvements for public use and designating Owens Street and improvements for street and roadway purposes; establishing street grades and sidewalk widths on Owens Street; accepting said facilities for City maintenance and liability purposes, subject to specified limitations; adopting environmental findings and findings that such actions are consistent with the City’s General Plan, eight priority policy findings of Planning Code Section 101.1, and the Mission Bay South Redevelopment Plan; accepting a Department of Public Works Order; and authorizing official acts in connection with this Ordinance.FINALLY PASSEDPass Action details Not available
110996 1 Mission Bay Park Block P16 - ImprovementsOrdinancePassedOrdinance dedicating City property and portions of State Trust Parcels 4 and 5, known as Mission Bay Park Block P16, lying along Third Street, Mission Bay Boulevard North, and Mission Bay Boulevard South for public use and naming the new park “Mission Bay Commons Park;” accepting the irrevocable offer for the acquisition facilities; designating said facilities for open space and park purposes; accepting the Park for maintenance and liability purposes, subject to specified limitations; adopting environmental findings and findings that such actions are consistent with the City’s General Plan, priority policy findings of City Planning Code Section 101.1, and the Mission Bay South Redevelopment Plan; accepting a Department of Public Works Order; and authorizing official acts in connection with this Ordinance.FINALLY PASSEDPass Action details Not available
110883 1 Accept and Expend Grant - Mass Notification System Security Improvements - $551,552ResolutionPassedResolution authorizing the Port of San Francisco to accept and expend a grant in the amount of $551,552 from the Department of Homeland Security, 2010 Port Security Grant Program, for Ferry Building and Ferry Terminal Mass Notification System improvements at the Port of San Francisco.ADOPTEDPass Action details Not available
111024 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - Norman T. Larson, et al. - $122,500OrdinancePassedOrdinance approving settlement of the lawsuit filed by Norman T. Larson, San Francisco Apartment Association, San Francisco Association of Realtors, Coalition For Better Housing, Round Hill Pacific, and John Zanghi (collectively "Larson Petitioners") against the City and County of San Francisco by payment by the City and County of San Francisco to the Larson Petitioners' counsel Nielsen, Merksamer, Parrinello, Gross, and Leoni, LLP, in the amount of $122,500 and other terms; the lawsuit was filed on December 10, 2008, in the San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 509-083, entitled Larson et al. vs. City and County of San Francisco.PASSED, ON FIRST READINGPass Action details Not available
111025 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - City to Pay $500 for Sub-Surface Easement in San Mateo CountyOrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of a lawsuit filed by the City and County of San Francisco against San Mateo County Transit District; Union Pacific Railroad Company; State of California, Department of Transportation; and Does 1 through 100; to condemn and take by right of eminent domain a permanent sub-surface easement of approximately 27,829 square feet in property owned by San Mateo County Transit District, located in Menlo Park, California, commonly known as SBE 872-41-20P; filed June 3, 2010, in San Mateo County Superior Court, Case No. CIV 495644; entitled City and County of San Francisco v. San Mateo County Transit District; Union Pacific Railroad Company; State of California, Department of Transportation; and Does 1 through 100.PASSED, ON FIRST READINGPass Action details Not available
111099 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - Damian Fleming - $70,000OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the lawsuit filed by Damian Fleming against the City and County of San Francisco for $70,000; the lawsuit was filed on July 14, 2010, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. CGC 10-501543, entitled Fleming v. City and County of San Francisco.PASSED, ON FIRST READINGPass Action details Not available
110390 1 Authorizing Tax Collector to File Suit Against Responsible Relatives of Recipient of Services at City Hospitals to Recover Value of ServicesResolutionPassedResolution authorizing Tax Collector Attorney to file suit against responsible relatives to recover value of services rendered at hospital facilities operated by the San Francisco Department of Public Health.ADOPTEDPass Action details Not available
111072 2 Appointments, Shelter Monitoring Committee - Simon Martinez, Deborah Muise, and Ramon LacayoMotionPassedMotion appointing Simon Martinez, Deborah Muise, and Ramon Lacayo, terms ending November 23, 2012, to the Shelter Monitoring Committee.APPROVEDPass Action details Not available
111097 2 Appointments, Immigrant Rights Commission - Kathleen Coll, Mario Paz, Angus McCarthy, Felix Fuentes, Melba Maldonado, and Toye MosesMotionPassedMotion appointing Kathleen Coll, Mario Paz, Angus McCarthy, Felix Fuentes, Melba Maldonado, and Toye Moses, terms ending June 6, 2013, to the Immigrant Rights Commission.APPROVEDPass Action details Not available
110951 1 Approving Planning Commission Decision Related to Conditional Use Authorization - 4141 Geary Boulevard/450 - 6th AvenueMotionKilledMotion approving decision of the Planning Commission by its Motion No. 18415, approving Conditional Use Authorization identified as Planning Case No. 2010.0951C on property located at 4141 Geary Boulevard/450 - 6th Avenue, and adopting findings pursuant to Planning Code Section 101.1.TABLEDPass Action details Not available
110952 1 Disapproving Planning Commission Decision Related to Conditional Use Authorization - 4141 Geary Boulevard/450 - 6th AvenueMotionKilledMotion disapproving decision of the Planning Commission by its Motion No. 18415, approving Conditional Use Authorization identified as Planning Case No. 2010.0951C on property located at 4141 Geary Boulevard/450 - 6th Avenue, and adopting findings pursuant to Planning Code Section 101.1.TABLEDPass Action details Not available
110953 1 Preparation of Findings Related to the Conditional Use Authorization - 4141 Geary Boulevard/450 - 6th AvenueMotionKilledMotion directing the Clerk of the Board to prepare findings relating to proposed Conditional Use Authorization identified as Planning Case No. 2010.0951C on property located at 4141 Geary Boulevard/450 - 6th Avenue.TABLEDPass Action details Not available
111169 1 Adopting Findings Reversing the General Rule Exclusion Determination - 1171 Sansome StreetMotionPassedMotion adopting findings reversing the Planning Department's determination that a project located at 1171 Sansome Street (aka 1111 Sansome Street) is exempt from environmental review through a general rule exclusion.CONTINUEDPass Action details Not available
111030 1 Administrative Code - Health Care Security OrdinanceOrdinancePassedOrdinance amending the San Francisco Administrative Code Sections 14.1, 14.3, 14.4, and adding Section 14.1.5 to: 1) clarify that only expenditures reasonably calculated to benefit the employee shall satisfy the employer expenditure requirements of the Health Care Security Ordinance; 2) require that contributions to a health reimbursement account remain available to the employee for two years; rather than one year; 3) condition use of a health reimbursement account in 2012 upon carry-over of any balance in the account at the end of 2011; 4) provide, in the alternative if triggered by court action, that only amounts actually paid to provide employee health care services shall satisfy the employer expenditure requirements of the Health Care Security Ordinance; 5) require employers imposing surcharges on customers to use the full amount collected under the surcharge for employee health care expenditures; 6) add an employee notification requirement; 7) modify penalty provisions; and 8) set an operative date.AMENDED, AN AMENDMENT OF THE WHOLE BEARING NEW TITLEPass Action details Not available
111030 2 Administrative Code - Health Care Security OrdinanceOrdinancePassedOrdinance amending the San Francisco Administrative Code Sections 14.1, 14.3, 14.4, and adding Section 14.1.5 to: 1) clarify that only expenditures reasonably calculated to benefit the employee shall satisfy the employer expenditure requirements of the Health Care Security Ordinance; 2) require that contributions to a health reimbursement account remain available to the employee for two years; rather than one year; 3) condition use of a health reimbursement account in 2012 upon carry-over of any balance in the account at the end of 2011; 4) provide, in the alternative if triggered by court action, that only amounts actually paid to provide employee health care services shall satisfy the employer expenditure requirements of the Health Care Security Ordinance; 5) require employers imposing surcharges on customers to use the full amount collected under the surcharge for employee health care expenditures; 6) add an employee notification requirement; 7) modify penalty provisions; and 8) set an operative date.CONTINUED AS AMENDED ON FIRST READINGPass Action details Not available
110590 2 Planning Code - Reconstruction of Buildings Damaged or Destroyed by Fire or Acts of GodOrdinancePassedOrdinance amending the San Francisco Planning Code Sections 181(d) and 188(b) to: 1) provide a process for the reconstruction of buildings damaged or destroyed by fire or acts of God; 2) provide a retroactive operative date of August 1, 2009; and 3) adopt findings, including environmental findings and Planning Code Section 302 findings.PASSED, ON FIRST READINGPass Action details Not available
110999 2 Administrative Code - Financial Policy Regarding Selected Nonrecurring RevenuesOrdinancePassedOrdinance amending the San Francisco Administrative Code Section 10.60, and adding Section 10.61, to adopt a binding financial policy under Charter Section 9.120 providing that Selected Nonrecurring Revenues may only be spent on Nonrecurring Expenditures.CONTINUED ON FIRST READINGPass Action details Not available
111000 2 Administrative Code - Certificates of Participation and Commercial Paper Debt PoliciesOrdinancePassedOrdinance amending the San Francisco Administrative Code by adding Section 10.62 to adopt a binding financial policy under Charter Section 9.120 regarding certificates of participation and commercial paper.PASSED, ON FIRST READINGPass Action details Not available
111001 1 Administrative Code - Budget Procedures and Reporting RequirementsOrdinancePassedOrdinance amending the San Francisco Administrative Code Sections 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 3.20, 22A.6, 88.4, and by repealing Sections 88.8, and 88.10 to: 1) update budget procedures to accommodate two-year budget cycles and five-year financial planning requirements; and 2) eliminate outdated and duplicative reporting requirements.PASSED, ON FIRST READINGPass Action details Not available
111084 2 Appropriating $1,843,125 of Children’s Fund Contingency in the Department of Children, Youth, and their Families to Fund Subsidized Child Care for Low Income Families - FY2011-2012OrdinancePassedOrdinance appropriating $1,843,125 of Children’s Fund Designated Contingency to the Department of Children, Youth, and their Families to allow California Department of Education Title Five Contractors to provide subsidized child care funding for low income families in order to mitigate State cuts in FY2011-2012.PASSED, ON FIRST READINGPass Action details Not available
111085 1 Memorandum of Understanding, Amendment No. 4 - Service Employees International Union, Local 1021 (H-1 Fire Rescue Paramedics)OrdinancePassedOrdinance adopting and implementing Amendment No. 4 to the 2007-2013 Memorandum of Understanding between the City and County of San Francisco and the Service Employees International Union, Local 1021, H-1 Fire Rescue Paramedics, by extending its term to June 30, 2015, and implementing specified terms and conditions of employment for FYs 2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2013-2014, and 2014-2015.PASSED, ON FIRST READINGPass Action details Not available
110986 2 Airport Concession Lease - Amendment No. 1 to Terminal 3 Newstands - Pacific Gateway Concessions, LLCResolutionPassedResolution retroactively approving Amendment No. 1 to Terminal 3 Newsstands Lease No. 04-0165 between Pacific Gateway Concessions, LLC, and the City and County of San Francisco, acting by and through its Airport Commission.ADOPTEDPass Action details Not available
110987 1 Airport Concession Lease - Amendment No. 4 to Boarding Areas B and C Principal Retail - Pacific Gateway Concessions, LLCResolutionPassedResolution approving Amendment No. 4 to Boarding Areas “B” and “C” Principal Retail Concession Lease No. 98-0228 between Pacific Gateway Concessions, LLC, and the City and County of San Francisco, acting by and through its Airport Commission.ADOPTEDPass Action details Not available
110988 1 Airport Concession Lease - Amendment No. 3 to North Terminal Bookstore - Books, Inc.ResolutionPassedResolution approving Amendment No. 3 to North Terminal Bookstore Lease No. 00-0176 between Books, Inc., and the City and County of San Francisco, acting by and through its Airport Commission.ADOPTEDPass Action details Not available
111009 1 Adopting a Fixed Two-Year Budget for Airport, the Port, and the Public Utilities CommissionResolutionPassedResolution adopting a fixed two-year budgetary cycle for the Airport, the Port, and the Public Utilities Commission, defining terms, and setting deadlines.ADOPTEDPass Action details Not available
111010 3 General Obligation Refunding Bonds - Series 2011-R1 - Not to Exceed $1,355,991,219ResolutionPassedResolution authorizing the issuance from time to time, in one or more series, of not to exceed $1,355,991,219 aggregate principal amount of the City and County of San Francisco General Obligation Refunding Bonds, including the initial series or series of such Bond to be designated as “City and County of San Francisco General Obligation Refunding Bonds, Series 2011-R1,” to refund certain outstanding General Obligation Bonds; approving the form and terms of said bonds; authorizing the execution, authentication, and registration of said bonds; providing for the appointment of depositories, verification agents, and other agents for said bonds; approving the form and authorizing the execution and delivery of escrow agreements relating to the refunded bonds; approving and directing the tax levy for repayment of said bonds; approving procedures for competitive or negotiated sales including approving forms of official notice of sale and notice of intention to sell said bonds and authorizing the selection of underwriters and the execution and delivery of bond purchase agreements; approving thADOPTEDPass Action details Not available
110767 2 Planning Code - Alcoholic Beverages in the Mission Alcoholic Beverage Special Use SubdistrictOrdinancePassedOrdinance amending the San Francisco Planning Code Section 249.60 to: 1) permit bowling alleys and single screen theatres in the Mission Alcoholic Beverage Special Use Subdistrict to serve alcoholic beverages; and 2) making environmental findings, Planning Code Section 302 findings, and findings of consistency with the General Plan and the Priority Policies of Planning Code Section 101.1.PASSED, ON FIRST READINGPass Action details Not available
110984 1 Transportation Code - Residential Parking Permit Application PenaltiesOrdinancePassedOrdinance amending the San Francisco Transportation Code, Article 7, Division I, Section 7.2.50, and adding Section 7.3.11, to authorize administrative and misdemeanor penalties for submitting false, misleading, or fraudulent information on a residential parking permit application.PASSED, ON FIRST READINGPass Action details Not available
110967 1 Police Code - Regulating Public Nudity in Restaurants and Public Seating AreasOrdinancePassedOrdinance amending the San Francisco Police Code Section 1071.1 to: 1) prohibit public nudity in restaurants; and 2) prohibit sitting on public benches or public seating areas without clothing or some other separate material between the person's genitals, buttocks, or anal region and the seating surface.PASSED, ON FIRST READINGPass Action details Not available
111164 1 Supporting the Occupy Wall Street Protest Movement and the People’s Right to Peaceful AssemblyResolutionPassedResolution supporting the Occupy Wall Street Protest Movement and urging the City to uphold people’s right to peaceful assembly and collaborate with OccupySF to ensure the safety of the protestors, their supporters, and the greater public.AMENDED, AN AMENDMENT OF THE WHOLE BEARING NEW TITLEPass Action details Not available
111164 3 Supporting the Occupy Wall Street Protest Movement and the People’s Right to Peaceful AssemblyResolutionPassedResolution supporting the Occupy Wall Street Protest Movement and urging the City to uphold people’s right to peaceful assembly and collaborate with OccupySF to ensure the safety of the protestors, their supporters, and the greater public.AMENDEDPass Action details Not available
111164 4 Supporting the Occupy Wall Street Protest Movement and the People’s Right to Peaceful AssemblyResolutionPassedResolution supporting the Occupy Wall Street Protest Movement and urging the City to uphold people’s right to peaceful assembly and collaborate with OccupySF to ensure the safety of the protestors, their supporters, and the greater public.ADOPTED AS AMENDEDPass Action details Not available
111165 1 Supporting Regulated and Safe Patient Access to Medical CannabisResolutionPassedResolution supporting regulated and safe patient access to medical cannabis in the City and County of San Francisco.ADOPTEDPass Action details Not available
111168 1 Accept and Expend Grant - Prevention Training Center Clinical Training Program - $96,121ResolutionPassedResolution authorizing the San Francisco Department of Public Health to accept and expend a grant in the amount of $96,121 from the University of California, San Francisco, to fund the Prevention Training Center Clinical Training Program for the period of April 1, 2012, through March 31, 2013.ADOPTEDPass Action details Not available
111114 1 Committee of the Whole - Ground Lease Agreement - 25 Essex Street, Commonly Known as Rene Cazenave Apartments - November 8, 2011MotionPassedMotion scheduling the Board to sit as a Committee of the Whole on November 8, 2011, at 3 p.m., to hold a public hearing on the proposal of the Redevelopment Agency of the City and County of San Francisco on a Resolution to consider the proposal of the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency to enter into a Ground Lease Agreement and lease the land located at 25 Essex Street, Assessor’s Parcel No. 064-3749, commonly known as Rene Cazenave Apartments to 25 Essex, L.P., a California limited partnership, consistent with the provisions of the California Community Redevelopment Law Section 33433.APPROVEDPass Action details Not available
111175 1 Final Map 4633: 1584 - 1598 Church StreetMotionPassedMotion approving Final Map 4633, a Mixed-Use, Six Unit Residential and One Unit Commercial Condominium Project, located at 1584 - 1598 Church Street being a subdivision of Assessors Block No. 6601, Lot No. 006; and adopting findings pursuant to the General Plan and City Planning Code Section 101.1.APPROVEDPass Action details Not available
111176 1 Final Map 6374: 2020 Ellis StreetMotionPassedMotion approving Final Map 6374, a 12 Unit Residential Condominium Project, located at 2020 Ellis Street being a subdivision of Assessors Block No. 1101, Lot No. 047; and adopting findings pursuant to the General Plan and City Planning Code Section 101.1.APPROVEDPass Action details Not available
111177 1 Final Map 6466: 574 Natoma StreetMotionPassedMotion approving Final Map 6466, an 11 Unit Residential Condominium Project, located at 574 Natoma Street being a subdivision of Assessors Block No. 3726, Lot No. 075; and adopting findings pursuant to the General Plan and City Planning Code Section 101.1.APPROVEDPass Action details Not available
111189 1 Administrative Code - Right to Counsel in Civil MattersOrdinancePassedOrdinance amending the San Francisco Administrative Code by adding Article 58, Sections 58.1 through 58.3 to: 1) declare San Francisco to be a Right to Civil Counsel City; and 2) declare the intent of the Board of Supervisors to create a one-year San Francisco Right to Civil Counsel pilot program.   Action details Not available
111190 1 Administrative, Police Codes - Prevailing Rate of Wages Under City Contracts for Specified ServicesOrdinancePassedOrdinance amending the San Francisco Administrative Code Sections 21C.2 through 21C.6, and adding Section 21C.7 to: 1) specify the City contracts for services that are subject to the City's prevailing rate of wage requirement (Covered Contracts); 2) consolidate consistent standards for determining and enforcing prevailing rate of wage requirements in all Covered Contracts; 3) provide an employment transition period for workers under successor contracts to all Covered Contracts; 4) provide that all work on Covered Contracts be performed by employees and not independent contractors; and 5) amend the San Francisco Police Code Section 3300C.1 to make conforming changes.   Action details Not available
101055 3 Environment Code - Checkout Bags and Checkout Bag ChargeOrdinancePassedOrdinance amending the San Francisco Environment Code by: 1) amending Section 1702 to extend the restrictions on checkout bags from supermarkets and chain pharmacies to all retail establishments and food establishments in the City and County of San Francisco, and clarify terms; 2) adding Section 1703.5 to require stores to add a checkout bag charge of 10 cents, if they provide a customer with a checkout bag; 3) setting an operative date of October 1, 2012; and 4) making environmental findings.   Action details Not available
111101 2 Administrative, Business and Tax Regulations, Fire, Health, and Police Codes - Business License FeesOrdinancePassedOrdinance amending various sections of the San Francisco Business and Tax Regulations Code, Administrative Code, Fire Code, Health Code, and Police Code to: 1) establish March 31 as the date for the annual renewal of certain business licenses; 2) apply a schedule of penalties for failure to timely renew certain business licenses; and 3) require Departments to post current business license fees on their websites.   Action details Not available
111191 1 Issuance of Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds - Not to Exceed $8,291,079ResolutionPassedResolution approving the issuance of not to exceed $8,291,079 aggregate principal amount of Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds to be issued by the Public Utilities Commission of the City and County of San Francisco, acting on behalf of the City and County of San Francisco; approving the execution and delivery by the Commission of an Equipment Lease/Purchase Agreement, an Acquisition Fund and Account Control Agreement, a Direct Purchase Agreement, and a Filing Agent Agreement; and authorizing the taking of appropriate actions in connection therewith; and related matters.   Action details Not available
111192 1 Issuance of New Clean Renewable Energy Bonds - Not to Exceed $6,600,000ResolutionPassedResolution approving the issuance of not to exceed $6,600,000 aggregate principal amount of New Clean Renewable Energy Bonds to be issued by the Public Utilities Commission of the City and County of San Francisco, acting on behalf of the City and County of San Francisco (Commission); approving the execution and delivery by the Commission of an Equipment Lease/Purchase Agreement, an Acquisition Fund and Account Control Agreement, a Direct Purchase Agreement, and a Filing Agent Agreement; and authorizing the taking of appropriate actions in connection therewith; and related matters.   Action details Not available
111193 1 Real Property Lease - 6th Street Baldwin House, LLC - 72-6th StreetResolutionPassedResolution authorizing the lease with 6th Street Baldwin House, LLC, of approximately 1,932 rentable square feet of ground space located at 72-6th Street for the Police Department.   Action details Not available
111194 1 Accept and Expend Gift - Donor Database - $75,000ResolutionPassedResolution authorizing the Recreation and Park Department to retroactively accept and expend an in-kind gift valued at $75,000 from the Salesforce.com Foundation to provide the department with a web-based donor database and 10 user licenses for a period of over five years (2011-2015).   Action details Not available
111195 1 Accept and Expend Grant - Sudden Oak Death - $569ResolutionPassedResolution authorizing the Department of Public Health to retroactively accept and expend a grant in the amount of $569 from the California Department of Food and Agriculture to fund the program entitled "Sudden Oak Death" for the period of July 1, 2011, through June 30, 2012.   Action details Not available
111197 1 Accept and Expend Gift - Strawberry Hill Restoration Project - $15,500ResolutionPassedResolution authorizing the Recreation and Park Department to retroactively accept and expend a gift in-place, valued at $15,500 from the San Francisco Parks Trust to support the Strawberry Hill Restoration Project.   Action details Not available
111198 1 Accept and Expend Gift - Golden Gate Park Tennis Courts Resurfacing - $45,680ResolutionPassedResolution authorizing the Recreation and Park Department to retroactively accept and expend a gift in-place, valued at $45,680 from the San Francisco Tennis Coalition for the resurfacing of two banks of courts (courts 6-17) at the Golden Gate Park Tennis Complex.   Action details Not available
111202 1 Approval of a 90-Day Extension for Planning Commission Review of Washington-Broadway Special Use District 1; Waterfront Special Use Districts 2 and 3; Special Districts for Sign Illumination; and Special Districts for Scenic Streets (File No. 110547)ResolutionPassedResolution extending by 90 days the prescribed time within which the Planning Commission may render its decision on an Ordinance (File No. 110547) amending Sheets SU01, SS01, and SS02 of the San Francisco Zoning Map to: 1) add blocks and lots to the Washington-Broadway Special Use District 1; 2) add blocks to the Waterfront Special Use District 2; 3) delete blocks and add lots to the Waterfront Special Use District 3; 4) make the boundaries of the Special District for Sign Illumination on Broadway co-extensive with the Broadway Neighborhood Commercial District; 5) delete the Van Ness Special District for Sign Illumination; and 6) add The Embarcadero from Taylor Street to Second Street to the Special District for Scenic Streets; adopting findings, including environmental findings, Planning Code Section 302 findings, and findings of consistency with the General Plan and the Priority Policies of Planning Code Section 101.1.   Action details Not available
111204 1 Approval of a 90-Day Extension for Planning Commission Review of Uses, Signs, Building Features, Floor Area Ratio, Parking, and Compliance in Specified Use Districts (File No. 110548)ResolutionPassedResolution extending by 90 days the prescribed time within which the Planning Commission may render its decision on an Ordinance (File No. 110548) amending the San Francisco Planning Code by repealing Sections 136.2, 136.3, 158, 187, 249.15, 263.2, 263.3, 602.25, 602.26, 607.3, 607.4, and amending various other Code sections to: 1) increase the amount of principally permitted parking spaces for dwellings in RC-4 and C-3 Districts; 2) make off-street parking requirements in the Van Ness Special Use District and RC-3 Districts consistent with those of RC-4 Districts; 3) eliminate minimum parking requirements for the Chinatown Mixed Use Districts and North Beach Neighborhood Commercial Districts; 4) allow exceptions from required parking under specified circumstances; 5) amend the restrictions on off-street parking rates and extend them to additional zoning districts; 6) revise sign, awning, canopy and marquee controls in specified zoning districts; 7) increase the permitted use size for limited corner commercial uses in RTO and RM districts, and allow reactivation of lapsed limited co   Action details Not available
111111 2 California Constitution Appropriations Limit for FY2011-2012ResolutionPassedResolution establishing the appropriations limit for FY2011-2012 pursuant to California Constitution Article XIII(B).   Action details Not available
111203 1 Committee of the Whole - Public Hearing on the Disclosure Responsibilities of Public Officials Under Federal Securities LawMotionPassedMotion that the Board of Supervisors convene as a Committee of the Whole on November 15, 2011, at 3:00 p.m., to hold a public hearing on the disclosure responsibilities of public officials under federal securities law.   Action details Not available
111130 1 Committee of the Whole - Ground Lease Agreement - 474 Natoma Street, Commonly Known as the Natoma Family Apartments - November 15, 2011MotionPassedMotion scheduling the Board to sit as a Committee of the Whole on November 15, 2011, at 3:00 p.m., to hold a public hearing on the proposal of the Redevelopment Agency of the City and County of San Francisco on a Resolution to consider the proposal of the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency to enter into a Ground Lease Agreement and lease the land located at 474 Natoma Street, Assessor’s Block No. 3725, Lot No. 101, commonly known as the Natoma Family Apartments to 474 Natoma, LLC, a California limited liability company, consistent with the provisions of the California Community Redevelopment Law Section 33433.   Action details Not available
111196 1 Hearing - Power Rates and Cost of Service for City Departments and Other CustomersHearingFiledHearing to examine the current San Francisco Public Utilities Commission rates and cost of service for City departments and other SFPUC power customers and consider impact of changing the rates to cover cost of service.   Action details Not available
111200 1 Public Hearing - Administrative Code - Health Care Security OrdinanceHearingFiledHearing of persons interested in or objecting to proposed amendment of the whole entitled, "Ordinance amending the San Francisco Administrative Code Sections 14.1, 14.3, 14.4, and adding Sections 14.1.5 and 14.1.6 to: 1) clarify that only expenditures reasonably calculated to benefit the employee shall satisfy the employer expenditure requirements of the Health Care Security Ordinance; 2) require that contributions to health reimbursement account remain available to the employee for two years, rather than one year; 3) condition use of a health reimbursement account in 2012 upon carry-over of any balance in the account at the end of 2011; 4) provide, in the alternative if triggered by court action, that only amounts actually paid to provide employee health care services shall satisfy the employer expenditure requirements of the Health Care Security Ordinance; 5) require employers imposing surcharges on customers to use the full amount collected under the surcharge for employee health care expenditures; 6) add an employee notification requirement; 7) modify penalty provisions; and 8) s   Action details Not available
111135 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - Diane Bauer - $35,000OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by Diane Bauer against the City and County of San Francisco for $35,000; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111136 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - David Cheung - $80,000OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by David Cheung, individually, and dba Kwok Shing Hong, against the City and County of San Francisco for $80,000; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111137 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - Elaine Choy - $28,850OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by Elaine Choy against the City and County of San Francisco for $28,850; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111138 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - Shonna Cook - $27,785OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by Shonna Cook against the City and County of San Francisco for $27,785; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111139 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - James Cordova/Maria Morales - $26,965OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by James Cordova/Maria Morales against the City and County of San Francisco for $26,965; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111140 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - Brenda Dickson - $28,000OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by Brenda Dickson against the City and County of San Francisco for $28,000; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111141 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - Susan Garduno - $25,730OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by Susan Garduno against the City and County of San Francisco for $25,730; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111142 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - KLW, LLC - $110,000OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by KLW, LLC, against the City and County of San Francisco for $110,000; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111143 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - Lawrence LaBianca - $34,965OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by Lawrence LaBianca against the City and County of San Francisco for $34,965; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111144 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - Jane Martin and David Baker - $50,000OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by Jane Martin and David Baker against the City and County of San Francisco for $50,000; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111145 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - Pat Moore and Tom Moore - $30,000OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by Pat Moore and Tom Moore against the City and County of San Francisco for $30,000; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111146 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - James Ramsey and Patricia Carazo Ramsey - $33,000OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by James Ramsey and Patricia Carazo Ramsey against the City and County of San Francisco for $33,000; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111147 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - Sally Seid - $27,815OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by Sally Seid against the City and County of San Francisco for $27,815; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111148 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - Angela Sinicropi and Martin Takigawa - $26,820OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by Angela Sinicropi and Martin Takigawa against the City and County of San Francisco for $26,820; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111149 1 Settlement of Lawsuit - Sunday Bazaar/2170 Folson, LLC - $60,000OrdinancePassedOrdinance authorizing settlement of the portion of the lawsuit filed by Sunday Bazaar/2170 Folson, LLC, against the City and County of San Francisco for $60,000; the lawsuit was filed on January 31, 2005, in San Francisco Superior Court, Case No. 436930; entitled Jane Martin, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al.   Action details Not available
111151 1 Public Improvements Acceptance - Bayshore Boulevard at Waterloo StreetOrdinancePassedOrdinance: 1) accepting an irrevocable offer for improvements and real property related to the widening of Bayshore Boulevard at Waterloo Street and accepting a grant deed for these purposes; 2) declaring such area to be open public right-of-way and dedicating it for right-of-way and roadway purposes; 3) accepting maintenance and liability for this area subject to certain limitations; 4) establishing sidewalk width change for this area; 5) making findings, including environmental findings and general plan and priority policy findings; and 6) authorizing official acts in connection with this Ordinance.   Action details Not available
111154 1 Agreement - Tracking Environmental AttributesOrdinancePassedOrdinance approving a contract between the City and County of San Francisco and the Western Renewable Energy Generation Information System for: 1) documenting and tracking environmental attributes at an estimated initial cost of $4,500 per year, depending on account activity; 2) waiving the competitive procurement requirements of the San Francisco Administrative Code Chapter 21 for this service, waiving the requirement of Section 21.9(b) of the San Francisco Administrative Code that a City contract not contain an automatic renewal provision, waiving the requirement of Section 21.35 of the San Francisco Administrative Code that every contract contain a statement regarding liability of claimants for submitting false claims, waiving the requirement of Section 12F.5 of the San Francisco Administrative Code that every contract contain a statement urging companies abide by the MacBride Principles, and waiving the requirement of Section 12O.2 of the San Francisco Administrative Code that every contractor provide EIC forms to eligible employees; and 3) authorizing the San Francisco Public Ut   Action details Not available
111150 1 Settlement of Claim - James Christian - $200,000ResolutionPassedResolution approving the settlement of the unlitigated claim filed by James Christian against the City and County of San Francisco for $200,000; claim was filed on May 31, 2011.   Action details Not available
111152 1 Airport Lease and Use Agreement - Swiss International Air Lines, LimitedResolutionPassedResolution approving the terms of 2011 Airline/Airport Lease and Use Agreement L11-0182 between the City and County of San Francisco and Swiss International Air Lines, Limited, to conduct international flight operations at San Francisco International Airport.   Action details Not available
111153 2 Contract Extension - Voting System - Not to Exceed $2,264,800ResolutionPassedResolution approving an amendment to the existing contract between the City and County of San Francisco, through its Department of Elections, and Dominion Voting Systems for an amount not to exceed $2,264,800 and to extend the term of the contract through December 10, 2013.   Action details Not available