City and County of San FranciscoDepartment of Building Inspection

Public Advisory Committee

2009 2008 2007 


Thursday, August 20, 2009
1660 Mission Street
Room 2001




1.         Welcome & Introductions


2.         Update on DBI Computer Systems                                              2:00-2:30 p.m.


3.         Obtaining Permits on Properties with Active Complaints                2:30-3:00 p.m.


4.         Roundtable Discussion                                                               3:00-3:20 p.m.


5.         Future Agenda Items                                                                  3:20-3:30 p.m.


6.         Adjournment

The public is cordially invited to attend the Public Advisory Committee meetings.  This Committee is a informal group which discusses issues of policy and procedure in the operation of the Department of Building Inspection. For information on items on this agenda or other information about this Committee, please contact Carolyn Jayin at (415) 558-6131.



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The meeting will be held at the San Francisco Permit Center, located at 1660 Mission Street, 2nd Floor, Room 2001.  The closest accessible BART station is the Civic Center Station at 8th (at the United Nations Plaza) and Market Streets.

Accessible MUNI/Metro lines servicing this location are the F-Market/Wharfs, J-Church, K-Ingleside, L-Taraval, M-Ocean View, and N-Judah at Van Ness and Civic Center Stations; 14-Mission, 14L-Limited, 26-Valencia, and 42-Downtown bus lines.  For information about MUNI accessible services call (415) 923-6142.

The Committee meeting room is wheelchair accessible. There is accessible parking available within the San Francisco Permit Center Parking Garage at 1660 Mission Street.

Accessible seating for persons with disabilities (including those using wheelchairs) will be available.  Assistive Listening devices will be available at the meeting.  A sign language interpreter will be available upon request. Agendas and Minutes of the meeting are available in large print/tape form and/or readers upon request.  Please contact: Carolyn Jayin at (415) 558-6131 at least 72 hours in advance of the meeting to request for these services.

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