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Engineering Public Hearing Meeting, October 2, 2020

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Friday, October 2, 2020 - 10:00am
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The Sustainable Streets Division of the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency will 
hold an on-line public hearing on Friday, October 2, 2020, at 10:00 AM to consider the various matters listed on the agenda below.

The purpose of the public hearing will be to get public feedback on these proposals. No decisions will be made on these items at the public hearing.  Based upon all public feedback received, the SFMTA will make and post the decision on these items by 5 PM the following Friday on the SFTMA website.

Public opinion about these proposals can be shared in any of the following ways:

•    Online Skype Meeting: https://meet.sfmta.com/meetings/ZN6KJBHY 
•    To speak about any items, please follow the phone-in instructions.
•    Phoning during the public hearing: please dial 888-808-6929 and enter the code 9961164. When public comment is open key in “1” and then “0” to join the queue of people wishing to comment. 
•    Sending an email to Sustainable.Streets@SFMTA.com with the subject line “Public Hearing.”

For clarification about any items before the public hearing, the responsible staff person is listed, along with an email address.

Twin Peaks Boulevard at Mountain Springs Avenue/Raccoon Drive
1.    ESTABLISH - STOP SIGNS
Mountain Spring Avenue, eastbound, at Twin Peaks Boulevard
Raccoon Drive, westbound, at Twin Peaks Boulevard 
(Supervisor Districts 7 & 8) David Sindel, david.sindel@sfmta.com

Proposal to STOP the minor streets at this intersection to clarify the right of way.

Eddy Street at St. Joseph's Avenue – STOP Sign 
2.    ESTABLISH – STOP SIGN 
Eddy Street, westbound, at St. Joseph's Avenue, stopping the stem of this T-intersection ◊ (Supervisor District 2) Amy Chun, amy.chun@sfmta.com 

    Proposal to stop the stem of this T-intersection to better clarify right-of-way.

Olympia Way at Dellbrook Avenue – Red Zone 
3.    ESTABLISH – RED ZONE 
    Olympia Way, north side, from west Dellbrook Avenue curb line to 45 feet easterly 
    (between crosswalks) 
    Olympia Way, north side, from Dellbrook Avenue to 20 feet easterly Olympia Way, south side, from Dellbrook Avenue to 15 feet westerly 
    (Supervisor District 7) Amy Chun, amy.chun@sfmta.com 

Proposal to daylight eastbound and westbound approaches in order to increase pedestrian visibility.

12th Avenue, between Taraval Street and Magellan Avenue – Speed Hump 
4.    ESTABLISH – SPEED HUMP 
12th Avenue, between Taraval Street and Magellan Avenue (1 hump) 
(Supervisor District 7) Nick Carr, nick.carr@sfmta.com

The proposed speed hump is a District 7 2019 Participatory Budgeting project, approved by community vote during D7 Participatory Budgeting process. 

Mansfield Street, Ina Court/La Grande Avenue to Burrows Street
5.    ESTABLISH - NO PARKING ANY TIME
Mansfield Street, west side, from Ina Court/La Grande Avenue to Burrows Street 
Burrows Street, south side, from the east property line of Mansfield Street westerly (Supervisor District 11) Jeffrey Tom, jeffrey.tom@sfmta.com

Proposal to prohibit parking on the west side of Mansfield Street to maintain traffic access, and on the south side of Burrows street in front of the entrance to John McLaren Park.

The following items have been environmentally cleared by the Planning Department on August 3, 2018, Case 2007.1238E:
Hampshire Street at Alameda Street – Tow-Away, No Parking Anytime
6(a).    ESTABLISH – TOW-AWAY, NO PARKING ANYTIME
ESTABLISH – SIDEWALK WIDENING
Hampshire Street, east side, from Alameda Street to 55 feet southerly 
(sidewalk widening for new 11.7 feet sidewalk) 

6(b).    ESTABLISH – TOW-AWAY, NO PARKING ANYTIME
Hampshire Street, west side, from Alameda Street to Hampshire's southern terminus  
(Supervisor District 10) Westley Myles, Westley.Myles@sfmta.com

Tow-Away No Parking due to sidewalk improvements for the 100 Potrero Avenue project.

The following items have been environmentally cleared by the Planning Department on January 23, 2018, Case 2015-012994ENV:
Dr. Tom Waddell Place at Van Ness Avenue – Tow-Away, No Stopping Anytime
7.    ESTABLISH – TOW-AWAY NO STOPPING ANY TIME
ESTABLISH - SIDEWALK WIDENING (3 feet and 6 feet)
Dr. Tom Waddell Place – north side, from Van Ness Avenue to 133 feet easterly. 
Removal of 7 metered parking spaces (#42, #40, #38, #36, #34, #32, and #30) due to sidewalk widening on south side of Dr. Tom Waddell Place. 
(Supervisor District 6) Westley Myles, Westley.Myles@sfmta.com

The south side of Dr. Tom Waddell Place will be widened: 
By 6 ft, from Van Ness to 62 feet easterly
By 3 ft, from 62 feet to 117 feet east of Van Ness

TOW-AWAY NO STOPPING ANYTIME due to sidewalk improvements for the 214 Van Ness Avenue project

The following items have been environmentally cleared by the Planning Department on September 9, 2019, Case 2019-000118GPR:
Bryant St at Boardman Place and Harriet Street – Tow Away, No Stopping Anytime, Red Zone
8(a).    ESTABLISH – TOW AWAY NO STOPPING ANYTIME
    ESTABLISH – SIDEWALK WIDENING
    Harriet Street – west side, Bryant Street to 90 feet southerly, 
(sidewalk widening for 3-foot wide bulb, removes 4 parking spaces)
    Harriet Street – east side, Bryant Street to 90 feet southerly, 
(3 parking spaces removed due to sidewalk widening on west side of Harriet) 
 
  TOW AWAY NO STOPPING ANYTIME due to sidewalk improvements for the 833 Bryant Street project
8(b).    ESTABLISH - RED ZONE
    ESTABLISH – SIDEWALK WIDENING
    Bryant Street – south side, Boardman Place to 32 feet easterly, 
    (sidewalk widening for 6-foot wide bulb, removes 1 metered parking space #835-G) (Supervisor District 6) Westley Myles, Westley.Myles@sfmta.com

    RED ZONE due to sidewalk improvements for the 833 Bryant Street project

 Items denoted with a diamond ( ) can be given approval by the City Traffic Engineer after the public hearing.  Otherwise, the SFMTA Board will make the final approval at a later date based on the outcome at the public hearing.

California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Appeal Rights under Chapter 31 of the San Francisco Administrative Code: For Approval Actions, the Planning Department has issued a CEQA exemption determination or negative declaration, which may be viewed online at http://www.sf-planning.org/index.aspx?page=3447. Following approval of the item by the SFMTA City Traffic Engineer, the CEQA determination is subject to appeal within the time frame specified in S.F. Administrative Code Section 31.16, typically within 30 calendar days of the Approval Action. For information on filing a CEQA appeal, contact the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors at City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 244, San Francisco, CA 94102, or call (415) 554-5184. Under CEQA, in a later court challenge, a litigant may be limited to raising only those issues previously raised at a hearing on the project or in written correspondence delivered to the Board of Supervisors or other City board, commission or department at, or prior to, such hearing, or as part of the appeal hearing process on the CEQA decision.

Whether the City Traffic Engineer’s decision is considered a Final SFMTA Decision is determined by Division II, Section 203 of the Transportation Code.  If the City Traffic Engineer approves a parking or traffic modification, this decision is considered a Final SFMTA Decision.  If a City Traffic Engineer disapproves a parking or traffic modification and a member of the public requests SFMTA review of that decision, the additional review shall be conducted pursuant to Division II, Section 203 of the Transportation Code.  City Traffic Engineer decisions will be posted on https://www.sfmta.com/committees/engineering-public-hearings by 5 p.m. on the Friday following the public hearing. Final SFMTA Decisions involving certain parking or traffic modifications, whether made by the City Traffic Engineer or the SFMTA Board, can be reviewed by the Board of Supervisors pursuant to Ordinance 127-18. Information about the review process can be found at: https://sfbos.org/sites/default/files/SFMTA_Action_Review_Info_Sheet.pdf.  

Approved for Public Hearing by:

    _________________________
    Ricardo Olea
City Traffic Engineer
    Sustainable Streets Division

cc:     Debbie Borthne, SFMTA Parking and Enforcement
    James Lee, SFMTA Parking and Enforcement 
    Matt Lee, SFMTA Service Planning

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ISSUE DATE:  9/18/20