September 12, 2011 Design Review Board Meeting
September 12, 2011
Special Meeting Location
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Board Members meet in Embarcadero Room for Items 1, 2 and 3
6:30 p.m. Board Members join WDAC in Pier Conference Room for Item 4
Port of San Francisco
Pier Conference Room Center
Pier 1, The Embarcadero
- Call to Order
- Approval of Draft Minutes for the January 10, March 7, May 9, June 6 and July 11, 2011 Meetings
- Discuss selection of a new Board member and administrative matters of the Design Review Board
- 34th America’s Cup Racing Event Briefing – City and County of San Francisco and America’s Cup Event Authority (First Review)
BCDC's Design Review Board (DRB) and the Port of San Francisco's Waterfront Design Advisory Committee (WDAC) will receive a preliminary briefing on the proposed 34th America’s Cup Racing Event, to be held in 2012 and 2013. The briefing will provide the DRB and WDAC with an overview of the proposed venue sites and activities, in preparation for a more detailed DRB and WDAC review of the project in October or November.
(Ming Yeung) [415/352-3616]
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