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supervisor cohen i'm stephanie with the urban alliance the co-chair and i won u run a community garden on behalf of us we are in support of this urban act legislation as well as you've appointed you tell i will i has print out it addresses the access to land and we as an organization supports the oversight you've suggested there's a need as well as you also will encourage you guys to spurt the urban add and also one of our member organization we're no support of the changes we wanted to reference that as
well. thank you, again. and hope encourage you to support this we're very excited to be part of that >> thank you to the urban cultural alliance for your work. >> thank you. next speaker. >> what i'm trying to say the city for the revenue we have a revenue to profit our government income from the people's income just like we have me i would report my chief earnings like others paul because some people they don't have regular income for the gentleman paul or mike they've got profits.
so what i say we have to report all our earnings no matter how to make the city generating revenue just like a business the point of a business to make money no matter what the myths statement the joy of making money for the sake of making money thank you >> is there any additional public comment on item 2 come on forward. >> i'm larry i want to comment for tom woody allen deli rolls that tom walling dell after the aids walk this agricultural zoning in the city i think we should consider also that medical marijuana can be grown in the nation where medical
marijuana start we're the last 17 years of the aids crisis i think the staff of san francisco so start growing its own for the patients this is i hope this agricultural don includes the patients as well we set the world on fire and showed what the medical marijuana could do for the board of supervisors. >> thank you. is there any additional public comment on item two. >> (inaudible). >> you spoke on this is there any further public comment on item two any public comment on that item? >> i have two comments on page 4 lines 4 and 5 the eligible property is a private owned
parcel i want to strike the word parcel and it says privately owned property and page 8 line 24 to the list of departments that are allowed contemplations to insert the department of public health for the planning and agricultural commission as well as the state board of equation and if we could move those to the full board with positive recommendation. >> president chiu has suggested several amendments can can we take that without objection? >> the amendments are adapted. >> can we move this as a committee report. >> can i have a motion to move item 2 to the full board as a positive recommendation okay
moved by supervisor kim we'll take that without objection.. thank you. madam clerk call items 3, 4, 5 together >> item 3 is a resolution declaring the intention of the board of supervisors to order the ma copy for the plazas project. item 4 is an ordinance vacating the plaza project and item 5 is an ordinance submitting the ma could be i think plaza >> thank you supervisor kim is the author of those items actually i'd like to add my name as a koran exciting project. >> thank you, supervisor wiener this is the boundary line of the district 6 and 8 and so just to give you a history behind the ma
copy i think hub i introduced the first series to kickoff the creation of the small business comments that the city mad as part of the market street plan to the ma copy i think neighborhood we've opened the dog and skate park under the freeway and now finally moving forward with the public improvement in the package making the sellingy project the creation of a plaza known as at ma copy even hub as the city staff says it's been a long process starting with the tireless advocate when the freeway was torn down and rebuilt to dip into the octavia boulevard i want to acknowledge john updyke the city attorney's
office and he department of public works and also the mayor's office of economic development former and current kelly and former ken rich and robert who lives in the strict as a community leader who's lolgd long hours working on those projects. the ma copy even hub is a prime example of an small business being preprogrammed although as envisioned as a community garden with a food pilot and most recently to push the design that has to the cross section of vendor and community members through a series of community meetings the mayor's office of economic development and public works kept the points out in the
aesthetics designs and dph has worked hard to incur it's to meet all the state and federal regulations and the street vacation before us will help us to convert it from a street to the plazas it is under construction and the neighborhood is looking forward to have them come back to the space it's an amazing community event on saturdays. so i first wanted to bring up robin from the office of economic workforce development to present on items 3 through 5. >> good afternoon, supervisors
robin with the office of economic workforce development i do have a brief presentation i'm keep it short most of which the supervisors has covered the ma copy even produces are a of a planning process in 2004 in the junior 2000 the city entered into an agreement the state vetted all the property to the city. in exchange for this land the funding of the octavia boulevard a was funded as well as the ancillary projects to mitigate the neighborhoods touched down on octavia. to orient you to the area the
market street runs across the left hand of the map and ma copy even is on the top left this is prioritized as a market street and octavia plan. to define the ax cellar project the transportation authority began a process through the central advisory committee in 2004 at the end of the process they recommended the implementation of the project you see the construction project is the selma west project is wrapping up. oewd and dph kuk9d 9 meetings to find the ma copy even space in the for the ma copy even hub those tdrs interests will be
under the plaza program that became effective last week. the city meditates have to 8 months to finish the project is identify ma copy even but the construction will be implemented this july we ask you move forward with the street process and propose to the board of supervisors to add ma copy even for a longer standard in the meantime, oewd has awarded a small short term activation grant for the space this summer this allows the plazas to take advantage of the good weather in the board approves this zoning change and the board of supervisors approves the
vacation it will be ready for an inclusion in the new plaza program please note we anticipate this process with the proceedings program is a circumstance we anticipate will be unique for the ma copy even plaza in the future we ask the plaza program will come to you in one package the longer than anticipated construction of the street completion leads us to a need to manage the spaces in the interim this will fascinate the management. for our reference several references i think you've seen several of them under the process vacation in the ma copy even will support the planning by machoism the lingering street
status for the regulations more in line with the city's small businesses removing one layer of requirements. here is a protective process i'll walk you through if you're committee sets a date today 55 to vacate the clerk has suggested september 2nd and the committee asked the rezoning for the street vacation on this day the full board could consider both of those items in the fall if the board approves those in the fall then the street vacation will be effective in early october it will be effective than that allows the real estate to have the plazas for the work to include the sf plaza in the program a long term
request for the proposed and adoption in spring 2015. that concludes my presentation. . thank you. i want to recognize we have other staff from dph as well as dejog santa's on the restoration process >> thank you supervisor kim. >> i was going to ask mr. sanchez to come up. >> good afternoon mr. sanchez i'll keep my comments brief for the proposed ordinance that changes the zoning for the june 12th is approved at 7 zero under the consent calendar that
concludes my presentation. thank you. >> mr. sanchez. >> so unless there's other presentations i was going to make two technical amendments and can do them after public comment. >> why not start with public comment. >> my public comment on items 3, 4, 5 seeing none, public comment is closed. >> great colleagues, i have two technical edits on page one line four to respect this with mc t dash 3. i don't know how to - >> it is 385 dash x i couldn't think of the term and the second technical term on page 4 line 1
to strike through the word and put in highway one to the west those are technical words to make it clear. >> so supervisor kim has proposed amendments she's described we'll without objection the amendments are adapted. >> i want to forward item 3 with recommendation and 4 to 5 without recommendation with a hearing date that will be set in the future at the full board. >> i think item 5 we can forward with recommendations. >> you can forward item 5 with recommendation and 4 without recommendation that will have a full hearing at the board and forward four and five to the board for september 2nd. >> those are specific dates.
>> that's in the resolution that the board will adapt in essence tuesday. >> so can we forward item 4 to 5 with representation and four and five for the board. >> i think all 3 are set for - or all 3 are forwarded for september 2nd. >> no item 3 is sets the september 2nd date. >> that's for july 22nd then? okay. let me make sure the megs motion is to forward item number 3 for july 29th with a positive recommendation and that will set the hearing for september 2nd and forward item 4 to september 2nd without recommendation and 5 to
september 2nd with recommendation. okay. is that mr. gibner correct >> that's correct. >> so sxham has made a motion as described we'll take that without objection. that will be the order. madam clerk is there madam clerk, any other business before this committee? >> there's no further business. . then we're adjourned. >> good morning and welcome to
the san francisco transportation authority. monthly meeting i'm scott wiener the vice chair of the transportation authority i'll be chairing today's meeting because our chair supervisor avalos was unable to be here our clerk is erica chang >> thank you to jessie larson and jennifer lowe. madam clerk call roll >> supervisor avalos absent. supervisor breed. supervisor campos. absent. supervisor chiu. supervisor cohen. supervisor farrell. supervisor kim. supervisor mar absent. supervisor tang. supervisor wiener. supervisor yee. we have quorum.
thank you. item number 2 >> item 2 approval of the meeting of the june 24th. >> can you have is a motion to approve the june 24th meeting minutes and can we same house, same call? - you want to we'll take a roll call. >> on item - public comment. >> public comment on the minutes seeing none, public comment is closed. if you have public comment please come forward you don't need to raise your hand >> man has only the sole purpose even if existence no matter what is the position in life all pertains to the wholly mission. everywhere in time and in status
thank you. >> okay is there any additional public comment on item two the minutes seeing none, public comment is closed. madam clerk call roll >> supervisor avalos absent. supervisor breed. supervisor campos absent. supervisor chiu. supervisor cohen. supervisor farrell. supervisor kim. supervisor mar absent. supervisor tang. supervisor wiener. supervisor yee. that item passes >> thank you item number 3. >> item 3 the chairs report an informational item. >> i'll be providing this report on behalf of the supervisor avalos. fall first of all, thank you to the board of supervisors for unanimously voting to place the $500 million for transportation on the ballot it is tremendously important to invest in the
transportation for all modes of transportation across the city is will learning four or five times the value for recreational fined for example, the metropolitan transportation committee will consider exploring the new local transportation revenues that includes the transportation one day the restoration of the vehicle license fee we hope will go into the ballot in 2016 those recreational and state partnerships will help with the investment that is necessary to move our city forward. speaking of partnerships thank you to the california transportation state bryan kelly for leading the transportation and caltrain staff to tour san francisco's project last prei
was pleased to join with the mayor and supervisor mar to receive the ferry building we began a tour of the embarcadero freeway roadway with its trolley service along the sidewalk and we toured the transit center that will provide transit access to replace the access from the last facility and we've going to move forward. the group continued along market street to learn will the car sharing and bike sharing as well as the van ness bus rapid transit they finished the site of the two freeway parcels that will provide one thousand units of housing 50 percent affordable
housing. looking this is transforming the city to be more liveable and sustainable there are addresses to our landscape thank you to all the leaders for participating in this productive day we'll not be meeting in august due to the next recess and the next is the 23rd my public comment on item 3 >> you can just come in up you don't need to raise your hand. >> spirituality transit in the upper level. chief content sky after lower
level two levels >> is there any additional public comment on item 3 seeing none, public comment is closed. madam clerk item 4 >> item 4 the executive director's report on informational item. >> thank you, ms. chang. >> thank you for your attention to this month we'll have great pro tem developments on the federal side last between us the house of representatives is k3e789d to vote on this this week the president will be willing to support a short time to transform the fund and some folks in the senate are hoping to keep pressure on the congress and the president to reach a long term bill this is incomes for the infrastructure to avoid
a shut down of the multi transit that are funded by $11 billion of highway projects we're pleased of this development and hope to see it before the end of the month so the projects can avoid demobilizing our infrastructure this is the president obama initiative to encourage the project delivery much appreciated as far as the federal government's roll to support the private-public partnership through the 0 program we benefit in san francisco suck as you the loan on the ideally project and the transbay project we're hoping to see more financing clurd through the federal railroad association
on the stateside we're seeing nor o more details after the budget in the keep that in mind program for the high speed rail transit as well as affordable housing. details are emerging we're going to track them it looks like m t c will be it looks like the state will be looking money to help influence and provide input as well as streamline the funds looktsd at the state level this is going to be a new way of working together and continue to find ways to keep the administration process efficient they take a lot of work and a lot of back and forth and make sure this is a quick decision.
next week on the 31st i'll be traveling to san diego to meet with the other agencies to propose a challenge grant and tools so we can have stronger transportation projects emerging from the cap & trade program. supervisor wiener mentioned the invest by secretary kelly was a fabulous way to show off our corridors and thank you to the deputy secretary kate white one of our local leaders had is at the state level she's arranged a lot of the events. on treasure island is couple yubts we wanted to appreciate tom for offering one of our clean up legislations to help to
function as a trl and as the treasure island mobility management agency we appreciate his help and marks help. in addition we've applied for a federal grant a proposal to insure we have a strong outreach and technical outreach for treasure island we've applied for an equality grant that talks about the pricing on treasure island for a responsibility technical process and inclusive process to help to guide decisions combh it comes time to provide that policy we're hoping to get that grant. thank you local level from is subway we appreciate the staff work as well as the california transportation commission for advancing state fund for the central subway project and mta
will stay on schedule for the large construction project to insure we will be protected from any freeze from the high funds. one area bay grant area from our programming direct examination division thank you to ann draw and other for working with the california transportation commission we were able to do some great work to insure that over subscription doesn't harm the one bay area grant this projects are a reminder of the second street project and the masonic streets project. there had been a proposal to ship those out but working with mta we've