January 3, 2011
LOCAL HOMELESS COORDINATING BOARD
January 3, 2011
170 Otis St. Born Auditorium
Note: Public Comment will be taken after each agenda item. The public comment has to pertain to that agenda item and will last 2 minutes in length. General public comment is taken at the end of the meeting.
II. Minutes from December 6, 2010 Mtg. (Action)
III. Discussion on Homeless Count (Discussion and Possible Action)
A) Update on the process and methodology for the 2011 Homeless Count
IV. Update on Workforce Investment Board Community Advisory Committee (WICAC) (Discussion)
A) Update given by WICAC appointee
V. Presentation on the Annual Homeless Assessment Report (AHAR) (Discussion)
A) Information provided by Bernhard Gunther, HMIS (Homeless Management Information System) Coordinator. This AHAR report is submitted to Congress each year.
VI. Other Business (Discussion and Possible Action)
A) Sit Lie Ordinance Update
B) Committee Meeting dates and topics
C) Sunshine Ordinance Training (to be determined)
D) Information on “Daily Homeless Connect Program” launching in SF in February.
VII. General Public Comment
KNOW YOUR RIGHTS UNDER THE SUNSHINE ORDINANCE
Government’s duty is to serve the public, reaching its decisions in full view of the public. Commissions, boards, councils and other agencies of the City and County
exist to conduct the people’s business. This ordinance assures that deliberations are conducted before the people and that City operations are open to the people’s review. For more information on your rights under the Sunshine Ordinance (Chapter 67 of the San Francisco Administrative Code) or to report a violation of the ordinance, contact the Sunshine Ordinance Task Force at: Sunshine
Ordinance Task Force, Frank Darby, Administrator, Sunshine Ordinance Task Force, City Hall, Room 244, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, San Francisco, CA 94102-4683. Telephone: (415) 554-7724, Fax: (415) 554-7854. E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Copies of the Sunshine Ordinance can be obtained from the Clerk of the Sunshine Task Force (listed above), the San Francisco Public Library, and on the City’s web site at: www.sfgov.org.
Interpreters for languages other than English are available on request. Sign language interpreters are also available on request. For either accommodation, contact (415) 252-3136 at least two business days before a
Individuals and entities that influence or attempt to influence local legislative or administrative action may be required by San Francisco Lobbyist Ordinance [SF Admin Code Section 16.520-16.534] to register and report lobbying activity. For more information about the Lobbyist Ordinance, please contact the Ethics Commission at 1390 Market Street, No. 701, SF 94l02, (415) 554-9510, FAX (415) 703-0121 and web site http://www.sfgov.org/ethics/.
SUBMITTING WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENT TO THE LOCAL HOMELESS BOARD
Persons who are unable to attend the public meeting may submit to the Local Homeless Board, by the time the proceedings begin, written comments regarding the subject of the meeting. These comments will be made a part of the official public record, and brought to the attention of the Local Homeless Board. Written comments should be submitted to: Ali Schlageter, LHCB Policy Analyst – ZB16, Department of Human Services, P.O. Box 7988, San Francisco, CA 94120, or via fax at (415) 557-6033 or via email: Alison. Schlageter@sfgov.org
ORAL PUBLIC COMMENT TO THE LOCAL HOMELESS BOARD
Public comment will be taken on each item being considered by the Board prior to the Board’s vote.
EXPLANATORY DOCUMENTS RELATED TO AGENDA ITEMS
Copies of explanatory documents are available through the Local Homeless Coordinating Board (415-557-6451) during normal business hours. The material can be faxed or mailed to you upon request.