Code Advisory Committee - September 13, 2017 - Agenda

Meeting Date: 
September 13, 2017 - 9:30am
Location: 
1650 Mission, Room 431
United States

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NOTICE OF MEETING
Regular Meeting of the
CODE ADVISORY COMMITTEE
 
 
DATE: September 13, 2017
 
TIME: 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
LOCATION: 1650 Mission Street, Room 431                                               (Thru Room 400, Planning Dept. Fourth floor)
 
This Committee meets regularly every second Wednesday of the month at 1650 Mission Street, Room 431, 4th Floor (City Planning Department).  If you wish to be placed on a mailing list for agendas, please call (415) 575-6832.
 
Note: Public comment is welcome and will be heard during each item. Reference documents relating to agenda are available for review at the 1660 Mission Street, 1st floor. For information, please call Kirk Means at (415) 575-6832.
AGENDA
 
1.0 Call to Order, Roll Call and confirmation of quorum.
 
2.0 Discussion and possible action regarding a proposed ordinance (File#170871) amending the Fire and Housing Codes to require automatic sprinklers in non-residential areas of residential hotels sold or transferred after August 1, 2017; affirming the Planning Department’s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act; making findings under the California Health and Safety Code; and directing the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors to forward this Ordinance to the California Building Standards Commission upon final passage as required by State Law. The possible action would be to make a recommendation to the Building Inspection Commission for their further action.
(30 minutes)
 
3.0 Introduction and general discussions regarding a proposed ordinance (file #170869) amending the Police Code to clarify factors that Public Works and the Department of Building Inspection must consider in evaluating special permits to exceed ambient noise levels during night time construction, and to prohibit Public Works from issuing such permits for projects in certain residential areas (outside the area bounded by Pine, Taylor, Market, 8th, Folsom, Fremont, and Front Streets) covered by the Municipal Transportation Agency’s Holiday Moratorium on issuance of daytime special traffic permits; and affirming the Planning Department’s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act. (30 minutes) (10 minutes)
 
4.0 Discussion and possible action regarding a proposed deletion of San Francisco Building Code Amendment Section 1705.20 Bolts Installed in Existing Masonry or Concrete. The possible action would be to make a recommendation to the Building Inspection Commission for their further action.
(15 minutes)
 
5.0 Public Comments on items not on this agenda but within the jurisdiction of the Code Advisory Committee.  Comment time is limited to 3 minutes or as determined by of the Chairperson
 
6.0 Committee comments on items not on this agenda
 
7.0 Subcommittee Reports: (Discussion & possible action) (15 minutes)
 
a. Housing Code Subcommittee:                  
Subcommittee Chair: Jim Reed
Subcommittee Members:  Ira Dorter; Henry Karnilowicz
 
b. Mechanical Electrical Plumbing & Fire Subcommittee:
Subcommittee Chair: Jim Reed
Subcommittee Members: Robert Wong, M.E., Henry Karnilowicz, Brian Salyers, F.P.E.
 
c. Administrative & General Design and Disability Access Subcommittee
Subcommittee Chair: Tony Sanchez-Corea
Subcommittee Members:  Arnie Lerner, FAIA, CASp, Zachary Nathan, AIA, CASp,
Henry Karnilowicz, Jonathan Rodriguez, Nancy Goldenberg, AIA
 
d. Structural Subcommittee:
Subcommittee Chair: Stephen Harris, S.E.
Subcommittee Members: Rene’ Vignos, S.E., LEED A.P., Marc Cunningham, Ned Fennie, AIA
 
e. Green Building Subcommittee:
Subcommittee Chair:   Zachary Nathan, AIA, CASp
Subcommittee Members: Arnie Lerner, FAIA, CASp, Ilene Dick; Kevin Wallace, Henry Karnilowicz, Robert Wong, M.E., Michael Chavez
 
8.0 Review of communication items. The Committee may discuss or acknowledge communication items received for discussion. 
 
9.0 Committee Member’s and Staff’s identification agenda items for the next meeting, as well as current agenda items to be continued to another CAC regular meeting or special meeting, or a subcommittee meeting. 
 
10.0 Adjournment.
 
Note to Committee Members:  Please review the appropriate material and be prepared to discuss at the meeting.  If you are unable to attend, please call Chairperson Stephen Harris, S.E. at (415) 495-3700 or Building Inspector Kirk Means at (415) 575-6832.  The meeting will begin promptly.