City and County of San FranciscoSan Francisco Arts Commission

July 11, 2012

Street Artists Committee - July 11, 2012

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

2:30 p.m.
25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 70
San Francisco, CA 94102


1. Roll Call

2. Discussion. Street Artists Program Director’s Report.
Current administrative, budgetary and programming developments, announcements, and initiatives.

3. Action. Hearing and possible motion to request Board of Supervisors for designation of six (6) months of two (2) street artist selling space on Jefferson Street, south side, Leavenworth to Hyde Streets. (continued from May 9, 2012 Street Artists Program Committee meeting).

Explanatory document: Annotated Map 5: SF Street Artists Program Selling Area Spaces: Leavenworth Street.

4. Action. Hearing and possible motion to request Board of Supervisors for exemption of space “L-1”, on Leavenworth, west side, at Jefferson Street, from the 10’ entrance regulation (Section 2405 (c) (6)) and the 5’ distance-from-space regulation ((Section 2405 (c) (3)).

Explanatory documents: Annotated Map 5: SF Street Artists Program Selling Area Spaces: Leavenworth Street.

5. Action. Hearing and possible motion to approve re-issuance of former certificate number (#5700) to street artist Jonovan (currently #8594).

6. Discussion. Public Comment.
(This item is to allow members of the public to comment generally on matters within the Committee’s purview as well as to suggest new agenda items for the Committee’s consideration.)

7. Discussion. New Business and Announcements.
(This item is to allow the Commissioners to introduce new agenda items for consideration, to report on recent arts activities and to make announcements.)

8. Action. Adjournment.

ADL 7/6/12

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