Planning Commission - December 8, 2016 - Agenda
Notice of Special Hearing
Commission Chambers, Room 400
City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place
San Francisco, CA 94102-4689
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Rodney Fong, President
Dennis Richards, Vice President
Rich Hillis; Christine Johnson; Joel Koppel; Myrna Melgar; Kathrin Moore
Jonas P. Ionin
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Planning Information Center, 1660 Mission Street, 1st Floor
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President: Rodney Fong
Vice-President: Dennis Richards
Commissioners: Rich Hillis, Christine Johnson, Joel Koppel, Myrna Melgar,
A. CLOSED SESSION
1. Public Comment on matters to be considered for discussion in Closed Session.
2. Consider Adoption of Motion on Whether to Assert the Attorney-Client Privilege Regarding the Matters Listed Below as Conference With Legal Counsel - (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(d).)
THE PLANNING COMMISSION MAY GO INTO CLOSED SESSION TO DISCUSS THE FOLLOWING:
3. Conference with Legal Counsel - Pursuant to California Government Code Section 54956.9(a), (d)(1), and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(d)(1), the Commission will discuss with legal counsel existing litigation with the City as plaintiff. (Kate Stacy, Kristen Jensen, Tom Lakritz)
PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA, ex rel. DENNIS J. HERRERA, City Attorney for the City and County of San Francisco, and CITY AND COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO v. STEPHENS INSTITUTE, d/b/a ACADEMY OF ART UNIVERSITY, et al.
San Francisco Superior Court Case No. CGC-16-551832
Date Filed: May 6, 2016.
FOLLOWING THE CLOSED SESSION, THE PLANNING COMMISSION WILL RECONVENE IN OPEN SESSION.
4. Following the Closed Session, the Planning Commission in Open Session will report on any action taken during the Closed Session and will consider a motion regarding whether to disclose any part of the discussions during Closed Session.