SF Board of Supervisors Land Use and Economic Development Committee Meeting


Of note:

3. 130796 [Hearing – Double Parking in San Francisco]

Sponsor: Wiener

Hearing directed to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency to report on the status of double parking; specifically, the City’s policy on double parking, details on how double parking impacts traffic, Muni, and bikes, and explaining current enforcement policies; and to report on citation statistics for double parking frequency, concentration, and the number of citations issued.

4. 130750 [Hearing – Geary Underpass Filling]

Sponsors: Breed; Mar

Hearing involving the Municipal Transportation Agency, Transportation Authority, Planning Department, Department of Public Works, Public Utilities Commission, and Recreation and Park Department to begin planning the filling of the Geary underpass between Webster and Steiner and the corresponding reunification of the Japantown and Western Addition/Fillmore communities, and all other aesthetic, transportation, infrastructure, and community opportunities and challenges therein, including the possiblity of coordinating efforts with the Central Subway Project and/or Geary Bus Rapid Transit.


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Board of Supervisors Hearing on Double Parking

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CPMC Hospital Stirs Concern Over Transit, Traffic, Pedestrian Impacts

Transit advocates have joined a broad coalition of opponents mounting a fight against California Pacific Medical Center’s (CPMC) long range development plan for its San Francisco facilities, decrying the significant increase in parking being proposed, and the attendant impact that will have on traffic, transit and pedestrian safety. They argue the increase in parking supply […]

Options for Geary BRT Come Into Focus

Just after San Francisco approved a preferred design for its first Bus Rapid Transit route on Van Ness Avenue, the SF County Transportation Authority showcased the latest conceptual proposals for a companion BRT project on Geary Boulevard. Geary BRT, which has been fraught with delays over the years, is expected to bring relief to riders on Muni’s […]

SF Board of Supervisors Land Use and Economic Development Committee Meeting

Agenda [PDF] Of note: 1. Planning Code - Amending Inclusionary Housing Ordinance to Add NewAlternative in Market and Octavia Plan Area 2. Hearing - Municipal Transportation Agency Regarding Efficiency Improvements to J-Church Light Rail Vehicle Line Service 6. Transportation Code - Car Share Vehicle Parking Restrictions 7. Planning Code - Inner Clement, Outer Clement, and Geary Neighborhood […]