City and County of San FranciscoSan Francisco Arts Commission

July 14, 2010

Street Artists Committee - July 14, 2010


Wednesday, July 14, 2010
3:00 p.m.

25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite70



1.   Action. Hearing and possible motion to amendArts Commisson Resolution # 1209-96-585 (December 9, 1996) by replacing alimitof three (3) arts or crafts with a limit of two (2) arts or crafts whichanyapplicant may submit for verification at a single screening/meeting oftheAdvisory Committee of Street Artists and Craftsmen Examiners; limit oftwoarts/crafts to commence upon approval of full Arts Commission.)

       (submitted by Street Artists ProgramDirector)

2.   Discussion. Street Artists ProgramDirector’s Report.

3.   Discussion. Street Artists LiaisonCommittee’s Report.

4.   Action. Hearing and possiblemotion to approve withdrawal of warning

Leah Mazor – Certificate # 5479  -
“Notice of Warning” issuedApril 15, 2010 by Program Director to Ms. Mazor for allegedly selling atJustinHerman Plaza items (chocolate truffles) intended for human consumption;requestby Ms. Mazor for hearing to consider overruling Program Director’sdecision torefuse to withdraw warning.


5.   Discussion. New Business/PublicComment.

6.    Adjournment.


July 8, 2010



Explanatorydocuments are available for public inspectionand copying at the Arts Commission office,

25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 240, SanFrancisco, CA94102
during regular businesshours.Tel: INFO: (Howard Lazar 415-252-2583).


Public comment inregard to specific items will be takenbefore or during consideration of the item.

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