Green Building Subcommittee - May 3, 2019 - Agenda

Meeting Date: 
May 3, 2019 - 9:00am
Location: 
1660 Mission, Room 4009

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CODE ADVISORY COMMITTEE 
 
Regular Meeting of the 
 
Green Building Subcommittee 
 
DATE: May 3, 2019 (Friday) 
 
TIME: 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. 
 
LOCATION: 1660 Mission Street, Room 4009 
 
 
This subcommittee meets regularly on Friday before the second Wednesday of the month at 1660 Mission Street, Room 4009. If you wish to be placed on a mailing list for agendas, please call (415) 575-6923 
 
Note: Public comment is welcome and will be heard during each agenda item. Reference documents relating to agenda are available for review at the 1660 Mission Street, 1st Floor. For information, please call Tom Fessler (415) 575-6923. 
 
AGENDA 
 
1.0 Call to Order and Roll Call Members: Zachary Nathan, AIA, CASp; Kevin Wallace; Ilene Dick; Henry Karnilowicz; Robert Wong, M.E. 
 
2.0 Discussion and possible action regarding carrying forward the energy and green building provisions of the San Francisco Green Building Code into the 2019 code cycle. 
 
3.0 Discussion and possible action regarding opportunities for 2019 San Francisco Green Building Code to include additional energy provisions consistent with California and San Francisco climate change mitigation policies. Materials for discussion include materials reviewed at April 5, 2019 meeting and presentation from Department of Environment. 
 
4.0 Subcommittee Members’ and Staff’s identification of new agenda items, as well as current agenda items to be continued to another subcommittee regular meeting or special meeting. 
Subcommittee discussion and possible action regarding administrative issues related to building codes. Public Comment: Public comment will be heard on items not on this agenda but within the jurisdiction of the Code Advisory Committee. Comment time is limited to 3 minutes per person or at the call of the Chair. 
 
5.0 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 Chair Zachary Nathan at (415) 701-
0877 or Tom Fessler (415) 575-6923 as soon as possible. 
 
 
 
 
 
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The meeting will be held at the Department of Building Inspection, 1660 Mission Street, 4th Floor. The 
closest accessible BART stations are the Civic Center Station at 8th (at the United Nations Plaza) and 
Market Street and 16th at Mission Street. 
 
 
 
Accessible MUNI/Metro lines servicing this location are the, 42 - Downtown, 14 & 14 Limited - 
Mission, and F - Market bus lines. For information about MUNI accessible services call (415) 923- 
 
6142. 
 
 
 
The meeting room is wheelchair accessible. Accessible curb side parking spaces have been 
designated on Mission and Otis Streets. There is accessible parking available within the Department 
of Building Inspection parking lot. The entrance to this lot is on Otis Street. 
 
 
 
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