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February 8, 2010 Design Review Board Meeting

February 8, 2010
6:30 p.m.
BCDC Conference Room
50 California Street, 26th Floor
San Francisco, CA

Tentative Agenda

  1. Call to Order
  2. Approval of Draft Minutes for theDecember 7, 2010 Meeting
  3. Treasure Island and Yerba Buena Island Redevelopment Project (Second Review)204KB
    The Design Review Board will hold a second public hearing on a proposal to redevelop Treasure Island and Yerba Buena Island (YBI) in the City and County of San Francisco. The proposed project includes 6,000 to 8,000 residential units, 450,000 square feet of retail space, up to 500 hotel rooms, a cultural center, a new ferry terminal and a transit program. On Treasure Island, the project involves approximately 300 acres of new public park and open space, including an approximately 3.5-mile public shoreline trail, a 20-acre shoreline art park, a 100-acre park with a sailboat and small craft launch site, various neighborhood parks, and a cultural park and public plaza near the commercial core. Proposed open space on YBI includes a 6-acre hilltop park, trails connecting from the hilltop park to the shore and to Treasure Island, and approximately 64-acres of beach access, natural habitat and a garden restoration.
    (Karen Weiss) [415/352-3669  karenw@bcdc.ca.gov]
  4. Pier 43½ Promenade Project, City and County of San Francisco (First Review)207KB ( site plan exhibit 1.5MB)
    The Design Review Board will hold a public hearing on a proposal to rebuild the Pier 43½ Promenade along the San Francisco Waterfront in the City and County of San Francisco. The proposed project includes removing most of Pier 43½, repairing and/or reconstructing approximately 400 linear feet of shoreline and existing seawall, constructing a pedestrian promenade, installing various sidewalk improvements and creating public access areas between Powell and Taylor Streets in the Fisherman’s Wharf area of the San Francisco waterfront.
    At the February 8 Design Review Board meeting, the Board will focus on the public access and open space proposal, and sea-level rise adaption measures.
    (Max Delaney) [415/352-3668 maxd@bcdc.ca.gov]
  5. Adjournment

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