SF Board of Supervisors Land Use and Economic Development Committee Meeting

Agenda [pdf]

Of note:

2. Changing the Official Sidewalk Width – Harrison Street

3. Development Agreement – Treasure Island/Yerba Buena Island

4. Western SoMa Community Stabilization Policy

5. Planning Code – Zoning – Parking in South of Market and Mission Bay Districts

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SF Board of Supervisors Meeting

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