March 10, 2014 Design Review Board Meeting

March 10, 2014

Meeting Location
6:30 - 8:00
Milton Marks Conference Center
San Diego Rooms
455 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, CA

Tentative Agenda

  1. Call to Order

  2. Approval of Draft Minutes for October 7, 2013  [ pdf 116KB] Transcript for Gateway Park [ pdf 1976KB]
    Approval of Draft Minutes for February 10, 2014 Meeting [ pdf 116KB]Transcript for Scott's Seafood Restaurant (agenda item 3)

  3. Briefing Regarding San Francisco Bay Plan Policies on Climate Change
    The Design Review Board members will receive a briefing regarding the 2011 amendments that have been made to the San Francisco Bay Plan to address climate change. In particular, policy changes that affect public access requirements will be reviewed. The Commission’s Chief Planning Officer, Joe LaClair, will provide this briefing.
    (Joe LaClair) [415/352-3656]

  4. Presentation on the San Francisco Bay Area Water Trail
    Staff members from the California State Coastal Conservancy and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) will provide a presentation on the San Francisco Bay Area Water Trail including: a brief history and overview of the trail; a description of who the trail serves; the process for implementing the trail; the Commission’s and the Design Review Board’s roles regarding the trail; and various design considerations that are relevant to the trail.
    (Ellen Miramontes) [415/352-3670]

  5. Bay Trail Alignment along Marina Boulevard Between Scott and Baker Streets, City and County of San Francisco (First Review) [ pdf  131KB ] Exhibits [ pdf  8.5MB]
    The Design Review Board will conduct a review of proposed Bay Trail alignment options along Marina Boulevard, between Scott and Baker Streets, presented by the City and County of San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department and Public Works Department. The review is in response to Special Condition II-B-3 contained in BCDC Permit No. 2007.003 issued by the Commission on November 4, 2010 for the San Francisco Marina West Basin Expansion Project. This Special Condition requires the permittee, the City and County of San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department, to finalize a conceptual design for the Bay Trail along this section of Marina Boulevard.
    (Michelle Burt Levenson) [415/352-3618]

  6. Adjournment

Speaker SignUp and Time Limits. If you would like to comment on an item scheduled for a public hearing or speak during the public comment period, please fill out a “Request to Speak” form and give it to a staff member. Each speaker is limited to a maximum of three minutes during the public comment period, and the Chair may set time limits for each speaker at the beginning of a public hearing. You are encouraged to submit written comments of any length and detailed information to the staff. This material will be distributed to the Commission members. Applicants are responsible for presenting their projects at the public hearing.

Questions and Staff Reports. If you have any questions concerning an item on the agenda or would like to receive a staff report related to the item, please contact the staff member whose name and direct phone number are indicated in parentheses at the end of the agenda item.

Access to Meetings. Meeting facilities are accessible to persons with disabilities. If you require special assistance, please contact any staff member prior to the meeting. An interpreter for the deaf will also be made available upon request to the staff at least five days prior to the meeting.

BagleyKeene Open Meeting Act. As a state agency, the Commission is governed by the BagleyKeene Open Meeting Act which requires the Commission to (1) publish an agenda at least ten days in advance of any meeting; (2) describe specifically in that agenda the items to be transacted or discussed; and (3) refuse to add an item subsequent to the published agenda. In addition to these general requirements the BagleyKeene Act includes other specific provisions about how meetings are to be announced and conducted.