Commission Meetings - August 8, 2016 - Agenda

Meeting Date: 
August 8, 2016 - 5:30pm
Location: 
City Hall, Room 400
1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place
San Francisco, CA 94102
United States
SMALL BUSINESS COMMISSIONERS
Mark Dwight, President
Stephen Adams, Vice President
Kathleen Dooley, William Ortiz-Cartagena
Irene Yee Riley, Paul Tour-Sarkissian, Miriam Zouzounis
 
                  
  1. Call to order and roll call.
 
  1. Presentation and Possible Action on Board of Supervisors File No. 160748 – Planning Code - Amusement Arcades in South of Market and Eastern Neighborhoods Mixed Use Districts. Ordinance amending the Planning Code to allow amusement arcades in all South of Market and Eastern Neighborhoods Mixed Use Districts except for the Residential Enclave Districts; affirming the Planning Department’s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act; making findings of consistency with the General Plan, and the eight priority policies of Planning Code, Section 101.1; and adopting findings of public convenience, necessity, and welfare under Planning Code, Section 302. (Discussion and Possible Action Item)  
Explanatory Documents: File No. 160748 Legislative Digest ; Legislation
Presenter(s):       April Ang, Legislative Aide, Office of Supervisor Kim
 
  1. Discussion and Possible Action on Adopting Rules and Regulations Pertaining to Nonprofit Nominations to the Legacy Business Registry. The Legacy Business Registry is authorized by Section 2A.242 of the San Francisco Administrative Code. (Discussion and Possible Action Item)
Presenter(s):       Richard Kurylo, Legacy Business Program Manager
 
  1. Discussion and Possible Action on Adopting Criteria for Disqualification from Legacy Business Registry. Establishing the criteria and conditions under which a Legacy Business is removed from the Legacy Business Registry. (Discussion and Possible Action Item)
Explanatory Documents: draft disqualification criteria
Presenter(s):       Richard Kurylo, Legacy Business Program Manager
 
  1. Discussion and Action on Legacy Business Registry Applications and Resolutions. Discussion and action to approve the following applications to the Legacy Business Registry (Administrative Code Section 2A.242). (Discussion and Action Item)
    1. Two Jack’s Nik’s Place Seafood (Application No.: LBR-2015-16-001)
    2. Toy Boat Dessert Café (Application No.: LBR-2015-16-002)
    3. Specs’ Twelve Adler Museum Café (Application No.: LBR-2015-16-020)
    4. Precita Eyes Muralists Association, Inc. (Application No.: LBR-2015-16-005)
    5. Pacific Café (Application No.: LBR-2015-16-019)
    6. Lone Star Saloon (Application No.: LBR-2015-16-013)
    7. Gilmans Kitchens and Baths (Application No.: LBR-2015-16-003)
    8. Community Boards (Application No.: LBR-2015-16-004)
    9. Macchiarini Creative Design & Metalworks (Application No.: LBR-2015-16-010)
 
Procedural Note: Any person may request that the Commission separately consider particular applications from this list.  If the Commission receives such a request, it will treat each application within the request as a separate item, and for each application will allow separate public comment of up to two minutes per speaker. Otherwise, the procedure is as follows. Presentations from the Program Manager and Registry applicants will be heard in succession. After the last presentation concludes, public comment will be called. At this point, each speaker will have up to two minutes to provide comment on any of the applications under consideration during this meeting. Commission discussion and action, including consideration of a resolution to approve the application, will follow.
 
  1. Approval of regular meeting minutes (Action Item)
Explanatory Documents:
 
  1. General Public Comment. Allows members of the public to comment generally on matters that are within the Small Business Commission’s jurisdiction but not on today's calendar, and suggest new agenda items for the Commission’s future consideration. (Discussion Item)
 
  1. Director’s Report: Update and report on the Office of Small Business and the Small Business Assistance Center, update on department programs, recent announcement from the Mayor, newly introduced policy matters, update on legislative matters, and announcements regarding small business activities. (Discussion Item)
 
  1. Commissioners’ Reports: Allows President, Vice President, and Commissioners to report on recent small business activities and make announcements that are of interest to the small business community.  (Discussion Item)
 
  1. New Business: Allows Commissioners to introduce new agenda items for future consideration by the Commission. (Discussion Item)
 
  1. Adjournment (Action Item)