Monday, June 8, 2015

San Francisco Political Events - June 8 to June 15, 2015

June 8, 2015

Rules Committee - Special Meeting
When:  June 8, 2015 - Monday
11:30 a.m. 
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Supervisors: John Avalos, Katy Tang, Malia Cohen

San Francisco Entertainment Commission - 7th Annual Industry Summit
When:  June 8, 2015 - Monday
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where:  San Francisco Public Library, Koret Auditorium, 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco
What:  San Francisco Entertainment Commission in conjunction with the Mayor's Office and the SFPD present the 7th Annual Industry Summit. 
Opportunity for nightlife industry professionals and it agencies to collectively address a variety of concerns, brainstorm solutions and create partnerships to make improvements and enhance the SF Nightlife experience.
Speakers include:
ABC Director Tim Gorsuch
Police Chief Greg Suhr
Board of Equalization member Fiona Ma
Supervisors Scott Wiener and London Breed.
Also featuring Paul Seres, founder of the New York City Hospitality Alliance.
Breakout sessions on Security and Insurance and a Senior Policy Advisor from the CA Board of Equalization to present business information about your food and beverage based business.

Land Use and Transportation Committee
When:  June 8, 2015 - Monday
1:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Malia Cohen, Scott Wiener, Jane Kim

Alice B. Toklas LGBT Democratic Club - Bay Area Housing Issues
When:  June 8, 2015 - Monday
6:30 p.m.
Where:  LGBT Center, 1800 Market Street, San Francisco
What:  Join Alice as they host a discussion on regional housing issues with expert panelists from San Mateo, San Francisco and Alameda counties.

Duboce Triangle Neighborhood Association - Monthly Meeting
When:  June 8, 2015 - Monday
7:00 p.m.  Meet your neighbors
7:30 p.m.  Meeting
Where:  CPMC//Davies Hospital, Gazebo Room, outside, ground-level entrance from plaza between North and South Tower, San Francisco
What: From agenda:
Office of Supervisor Wiener update
Castro/Upper Market Retail Strategy:  Initial Findings
Housing Affordability/20% BMR Policy:  Update on progress
Castro Cares:  It's Making a Difference

June 9, 2015 - Tuesday

Vision Zero Task Force meeting
When:  June 9, 2015 - Tuesday
9:30 a.m.
Where:  City hall, Room 201, San Francisco

Board of Supervisors
When:  June 9, 2015 - Tuesday
2:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
What: from the agenda:  Voting on two competing ordinance about how the city regulates Airbnb and other short term rentals.
Supervisors:  London Breed, John Avalos, David Campos, Julie Christensen, Malia Cohen,
Mark Farrell, Jane Kim, Eric Mar, Katy Tang, Scott Wiener, Norman Yee

School Board Meeting
When:  June 9, 2015 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m.
Where:  Irving G. Breyer Board Meeting Room, 555 Franklin Street, First Floor, San Francisco
Board of Education:  Emily Murase, Matt Haney, Sandra Lee Fewer, Hydra Mendoza-McDonnell, Rachel Norton, Shamann Walton, Jill Wynns

District 6 Stakeholder Meeting
When:  June 9, 2015 - Tuesday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Alexander Residence, 230 Eddy Street, San Francisco
What:  Presentations:
Save Rincon Park Campaign
Civic Center Plaza Playground
South of Market Community Action Network update
2 New Montgomery Street Off-Sale Liquor License
Public Safety Committee Report
Planning/Legislative Updates
Co-Sponsors:  Alliance for a Better District 6, North of Market Business Association, Tenant Associations Coalition of SF, Tip Top Market
Source:  Facebook event

Harvey Milk LGBT Democratic Club - PAC Meeting
When:  June 9, 2015 - Tuesday
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: San Francisco LGBT Community Center, 1800 Market Street, San Francisco

June 10, 2015 - Wednesday

Budget and Finance Sub-Committee
When:  June 10, 2015 - Wednesday
10:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 250, San Francisco
Supervisors:  Mark Farrell, Katy Tang, Eric Mar

Police Commission
When:  June 10, 2015 - Wednesday
5:30 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Suzy  Loftus,  Julius  Turman, Joe Marshall, Petra DeJesus, Victor Hwang, Thomas Mazzucco, Sonia Melara

Ethics Commission
When:  June 10, 2015 - Wednesday
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 421, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Brett Andrews, Beverly Hayon, Benedict Hur, Peter Keane, Paul Renne

SF Moderates 2015 Annual Fundraiser
When:  June 10, 2015 - Wednesday
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where:  Transamerica Pyramid, 48th Floor, 600 Montgomery Street, San Francisco
What: SF Moderates 2015 Annual Fundraiser.  Help continue SF Moderates' work to elect common sense, moderate supervisors, and to promote important quality of life issues that matter to the majority of San Francisco.  
Guest speakers:  Supervisor Julie Christensen and BART Board member Nick Josefowitz.  
Quality of Life" award to Sonja Trauss, the founder of the group  SFBARF.    
Wine, hors d'oeuvres.
Donation:  Non-Member $75. includes membership; Member $50.

June 11, 2015 - Thursday

Rules Committee
When:  June 11, 2015 - Thursday
11:00 a.m.
Where:  City Hall, Room 263, San Francisco
Supervisors:  John Avalos, Katy Tang, Malia Cohen

Planning Commission
When:  June 11, 2015 - Thursday
Where:  City Hall, Room 400, San Francisco
Commissioners:  Rodney Fong, Cindy Wu, Michael Antonini, Rich Hillis, Christine Johnson, Kathrin Moore, Dennis Richards

Love Your Park Day 2015
When:  June 11, 2015 - Thursday
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  Sue Bierman Park, Washington Street + Drumm Street, San Francisco
What:  San Francisco Parks Alliance recognizes hard working individuals in the community who help make our park system thrive.  Volunteer of the Year award and Action  Grant  awardees for 2015.   Food from local food trucks, SF Whisk and more, live music from CZ and the Bon Vivar and organic beer from the Big Red Beer Wagon

Emerge California's 2015 San Francisco Annual Event
When:  June 11, 2015 - Thursday
5:30 p.m. VIP Reception
6:30 p.m. General Reception
7:00 p.m. Program begins
Where:  The City Club of San Francisco, 155 Sansome Street, San Francisco
What:  Emerge California's 2015 San Francisco Annual Event honoring the Woman of the Year, State Controller Betty Yee and Alumna of the Year, President of the SF Board of Supervisors London Breed
Co-Chairs:  Hala K. Hijazi and Former SF Mayor Willie Brown
Event Host Committee:
Gayle Akins, Anne Arnold, Aspen Baker, Malia Cohen, Elise Crane, Papia Gambelin, Beverly Greene, Heidi Hall, Matt Haney, Mary Jung, Ash Kaira, Kate Karpilow, Lindsay Lassman, Stephanie Linder, Amber Maltbie Keesa Ocampo, Terri Olle, Jackie Omotalade, Marjan Philhour, Linda Pfatteicher, Shefali Razdan Duggal, Christina Resasco, Marisa Rodriguez, Liddy Schaaf, Shonda Scott, Andrew Dew Steele, Catherine Stefani, Sam Tadesse, Aisha Wahab, Julie Water, Monica Wilson (in formation)
Hors D'oeuvres and Cocktails will be served.
Tickets:      $100. up
HOMEY's 15th Anniversary Reception and Open House
When:  June 11, 2015 - Thursday
6:00 p.m.
Where: Oddjob, 1337 Mission Street, San Francisco
What:  Celebrate h15 Year Anniversary of Homies Organizing the Mission to empower Youth.
Homies Organizing the Mission to Empower Youth (HOMEY) is a citywide non-profit organization that has been serving at-risk transitional aged youth by equipping them with the 21st century skills necessary to achieve success in higher education institutions and the workforce. 
Supporters include Supervisors David Campos, John Avalos and the HOMEY Board of Directors.
Tickets:  $40/person, $75 pair; Student $10.; Young Professional $25.
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Friends of San Francisco Housing Action Coalition - Happy Hour
When:  June 11, 2015 - Thursday
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Where:  Raven Bar & Lounge, 1151 Folsom Street, San Francisco
What: Join Friends of SFHAC members for a drink and  chat  about the latest in the housing advocacy world.  
Source:  Facebook events

HANC - Shared Rides or Bandit Cabs?  Are companies like Uber  and Lyft helping or hurting San Francisco?  
When:  June 11, 2015 - Thursday
7:00 p.m.
Where:  Park Branch Library, 1833 Page Street, San Francisco
What:    Share Rides or Bandit Cabs?
Veena Dubal - attorney and post-doc fellow at Stanford who has researched and written on the impact of TNCs on labor protections
Bob Planthold - longtime activists on transportation and disability issues.

June 13, 2015 -  Saturday

2015 North Beach Festival - Saturday and Sunday
When:  June 13, 14, 2015
Saturday and Sunday - 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 P.M.
Where:  Grant Avenue and Columbus Avenue, San Francisco

June 14, 2015 - Sunday

Sunday Streets - Sunset on the Great Highway
When:  June 14, 2015 - Sunday
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 Haight Ashbury Street Fair
When:  June 14, 2015 - Sunday
11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Where:  Haight Street, Stanyan to Masonic, San Francisco

Irish American Democratic Club of San Francisco  - Remembers President John F. Kennedy
When:  June 14, 2015 - Sunday
11:30 a.m.
Where:  United Irish Cultural Center, 2700 45th Avenue, San Francisco
What:  Irish American Democratic Club Annual Awards Luncheon honoring Activist and Humanitarian John Joseph Moylan. Staunch supporter of the principles of the Democratic Party and the legacy of the late President Kennedy.
$35. Luncheon -
Three Choices: Chicken Pomodoro, Parmesan Crusted Sole, Cheese Ravioli Vegetarian
Send check to Eileen Kivlehan, Treasurer, Irish-American Democratic Club, 1494 7th Avenue, San Francisco, Ca. 94122
Name, Address, Occupation, Employer, Email, Number of Guests.
Event Co-chairs: Eileen Kivlehan and Mary O'Riordan.
Executive Board: Jim Wachob - President; John Davids - Vice-President; Eileen Kivlehan - Treasurer; Mary O'Riordan, Kevin Malone, Patty Moran, Sharon Johnson, Azalia Merrell, Trevor McNeil, Kelly Welsh-Dwyer.
Information: Eileen Kivlehan

June 15, 2015 - Monday

Women for Julie Christensen - Fundraiser
When:  June 15, 2015 - Monday
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Where:  Pier 23 Cafe, Pier 23 On the Embarcadero, San Francisco
What:  Reception in support of Supervisor Julie Christensen.
Supporters:  Kat Anderson, Amy Bacharach, London Breed, Donna Miller Casey, Patsy Chan, Pamela Duffy, Zoe Dunning, Carolyn Ferris, Lou Fischer, Maud  Hallin, Hala Hijazi, Mary Jung, Barbara Kaufman, Masharika Prejean Maddison, Sandy Mori, Rachel Norton, Marjan Philhour, Leah Pimentel, Rebecca Prozan, Margherita Sagan, Lynda Spence, Ellen Tauscher, Amelia Ashley-Ward, Isabel Wade, Jane Winslow, Dee Dee Workman.
Source:  Facebook events


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