City and County of San FranciscoSan Francisco Arts Commission

July 13, 2011

Street Artists Committee - July 13, 2011


Wednesday, July 13, 2011


25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 70



1.   Discussion.  Street Artists ProgramDirector’s Report.

2.   Discussion.  Report by Street ArtistsLiaison Committee.

3.  Action. Hearing and possible motion to approve Program Director’s recommendation of denial of certificate orrenewal.

Leah Mazor – Certificate #8345.
Alleged violations:  Conducting business in an improper, disorderly,hazardous manner (disruption of artists’ businesses) – 10 incidents.

4.  Action. Hearing and possible motion top approve Program Director’s recommendationof denial or certificate or renewal.

Homan Yim – Certificate #8005.
Alleged violations: Conducting business inan improper, disorderly, hazardous manner (selling items not previouslyapproved by Advisory Committee of Street Artists and Crafts Examiners;exceeding display size regulations; not displaying certificate prominently;allowing a salesperson to sell Mr. Yim’s wares).

5.  Discussion. New Business/Public Comment.

6. Adjournment


Explanatorydocuments are available for public inspection and copying at the ArtsCommission office, 25 Van NessAvenue, Suite 240, San Francisco,CA 94102during regular business hours. Tel: INFO: (Howard Lazar 415-252-2583).

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