Board of Supervisors Meeting


Of note:

1. 1307901. [Business and Tax Regulations, Police Codes – Renting Parking Spaces at Residential Properties to Non-Residents]

Sponsor: Wiener

Ordinance amending the Business and Tax Regulations and Police Codes to change the limits of Parking Tax Occupancy Simplification for residential properties by increasing, from five to 10, the number of parking spaces residential buildings may rent to non-residents and increasing the gross revenue they may earn from rent from $4,000 to $12,000 per quarter and from $15,000 to $40,000 annually; and making environmental findings.


14. 130890. [Accept and Expend Grant – Safe Routes to School Program – $1,439,000]

Sponsors: Yee; Mar

Resolution authorizing the Department of Public Health to accept and expend a grant in the amount of $1,439,000 in Federal Surface Transportation Program and/or Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvements Funds through the Metropolitan Transportation Commission’s Safe Routes to School Grant Program for the period of September 1, 2014, through August 31, 2017; and waiving indirect costs; committing the necessary matching funds; stating assurance to complete the project, and delegating authorization to execute these agreements, and any amendments thereto, to the Director of Public Health.


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