Northeast Waterfront Advisory Group - November 1, 2017 - Agenda

Meeting Date: 
November 1, 2017 - 5:00pm






Wednesday, November 1, 2017

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Port of San Francisco offices, Pier 1, Embarcadero at Washington Street

Bayside 1 Conference Room


  1. Welcome and Acceptance of June 22, 2017 Meeting Notes (5:00 – 5:10pm)

  1. Appointment of Melanie Westlake to NEWAG, Special Events Manager for Metro Shore Services,  Piers 27 and 35 (5:10 – 5:15pm)
  2. Staff Update on 88 Broadway and Teatro Zinzanni Projects – Update by Port staff on schedule and next steps for the two projects near Broadway Street and the Embarcadero (5:15 – 5:30pm) 


  1. Pier 31½ and Pier 31 and 33 Bulkheads – Update and status on the National Park Service proposed Alcatraz ferry site (5:30 – 6:00pm)


  1. SFPUC Northshore Sewer Repair – Update on the SFPUC Embarcadero sewer repair project located between Pier 5 and Washington Street (6:00 – 6:30pm)


  1. Next Steps – Future Agenda Items (6:30 – 7:00pm)


  1. Adjournment (by 7:00pm)


If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Ming Yeung at or


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Pier 1:

The Port’s fully-accessible offices are in the west end of Pier 1.  There are two public entrances: the main entrance on the west (Embarcadero), and the Port History walk entrance on the south apron.  Each of these entrances is provided with an automatically operated door.  Both entrances lead to the Bayside Conference Rooms.  Accessible public restrooms, drinking fountains, payphone and TTY are on the first floor near the main entrance.  The public spaces of the Port’s offices are equipped with remote infrared signage (Talking Signs) identifying all primary entrances, paths of travel, meeting rooms and amenities.  Accessible seating areas and assistive listening devices will be available in the Bayside Conference Rooms.


The closest accessible BART and MUNI Metro station is Embarcadero located at Market & Spear Streets.  Accessible MUNI lines serving the Ferry Building area are the F-Line, 9, 31, 32 and 71.  For more information about MUNI accessible services, call (415) 923-6142.


The nearest accessible parking is located as follows:

A)   3 spaces in the off-street pay parking lot on the west side of the Embarcadero at Washington Street

B)    1 space on the south side of Washington Street at the Embarcadero

C)    Hourly and valet parking in the off-street pay parking lot at Pier 3.  This lot is accessed through the Pier 3 bulkhead building entrance on the east side of the Embarcadero.  This lot is located on the pier deck, adjacent to the Ferry Boat Santa Rosa.


Additional covered accessible off-street pay parking is available in the Golden Gateway Garage, which is bounded by Washington, Clay, Drumm and Battery Streets.  Entrance is on Clay St. between Battery and Front Streets.  There is no high-top van parking.  Metered street parking is available on the Embarcadero, Washington St., Folsom St. and Drumm Street.


Accessible meeting information policy:

In order to assist the City’s efforts to accommodate persons with severe allergies, environmental illness, multiple chemical sensitivity or related disabilities, attendees at public meetings are reminded that other attendees may be sensitive to various chemical-based products.  Please help the City to accommodate these individuals.  A sign language interpreter and alternative format copies of meeting agendas and other materials can be provided upon request made at least 72 hours in advance of any scheduled meeting.  Contact Wendy Proctor, Port’s ADA Coordinator, at 415-274-0592.  The Port’s TTY number is 415-274-0587.


Prohibition of Ringing of Sound-Producing Devices:

The ringing of and use of cell phones, pagers and similar sound-producing electronic devices are prohibited at this meeting.  Please be advised that the Chair may order the removal from the meeting room of any person(s) responsible for the ringing or use of a cell phone, pager or other similar sound-producing electronic device.