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EDW IN M. LEE, MAYOR SAN FRANCISCO HOUSING AUTHORITY

REV. AMOS C BROW N, PRESIDENT

SAN FRANCISCO HOUSING AUTHORITY Mirian Saez, Vice President Micah Allen, Commissioner Dr. Veronica Hunnicutt, Commissioner Ahsha Safai, Commissioner Matthew Schwartz, Commissioner Dorothy Smith, Commissioner Henry A. Alvarez III, Executive Director

440 TURK STREET SAN FRANCISCO, California 94102 www.sfha.org

MEETING NOTICE Thursday, May 24, 2012·4:00 p.m. 1.

The San Francisco Housing Authority holds its meetings at 440 Turk Street, San Francisco, California 94102.

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Disability Access: 440 Turk Street is accessible to persons using wheelchairs and others with disabilities. Assistive listening devices are available upon request. Agendas are available in large print. Materials in alternative formats and/or American Sign Language interpreters will be made available upon request. Please make your request for alternative format or other accommodations to the Office of the Ombudsman and Communication (415) 715-3232 (V); (415) 715-3280 (“TTDY”) at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to help ensure availability.

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The closest accessible BART station is Civic Center, three blocks from City Hall. Accessible MUNI lines serving this location are: #47 Van Ness, #49 Van Ness, #71 Haight/Noriega, #5 Fulton, #21 Hayes, 36 Parnassus, #7 Haight, the F Line to Market and Van Ness and any line serving the Metro Stations at Van Ness and Market and at Civic Center. For more information about MUNI accessible services, call 415-673-6142. There is accessible parking across the street from City Hall at Civic Center Garage as well as across the street from the Federal Building on Larkin.

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Agenda, minutes and attachments are available at www.sfha.org as well as the San Francisco Housing Authority Administrative Office located at 1815 Egbert Avenue, San Francisco, California 94124. If any materials related to an item on this agenda have been distributed to the San Francisco Housing Authority Board of Commission after distribution of the agenda packet, those materials are available for public inspection during normal office hours at the San Francisco Housing Authority at 1815 Egbert Street San Francisco CA 94124

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In order to assist the San Francisco Housing Authority’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 San Francisco Housing Authority accommodate these individuals.

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The use of electronic sound-producing devices at/during public meetings is prohibited. Please be advised that the meeting President may remove any person(s) responsible for the ringing or use of cell phones, pagers and similar sound-producing electronic devices from the meeting room.

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Requests for public comment may be heard on items not on the agenda as well as after staff presentation on any Regular Agenda Item. Speakers at Board meetings are requested, but not required, to identify themselves and fill out cards placed on the table at the entrance door. When the Board considers policy, which has not been considered by a committee, testimony is welcome during the Public Comment portion of the meeting. Testimony is not permitted when an opportunity has been given at a committee hearing for testimony on an item. The public may address the Board for up to two minutes or four minutes for speakers who require an interpreter, or unless otherwise approved by the Board of Commissioners. The President, or the Board, may limit the total testimony to 30 minutes. A speaker may not yield his or her time to another speaker. Board Procedures, do not allow for dialogue between the Board and the public. The Board may not take action on a new proposal, which is not on the agenda.


---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------AGENDA ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ORDER OF BUSINESS 1. Call to order and roll call 2. Approval of agenda 3. Public comments on items not on the agenda: limited minutes Note: This portion of the agenda is not intended for debate or discussion with the Commission or staff. Please simply state your business or the matter you wish the Commission or staff to be aware of. It is not appropriate for commissioners to engage in a debate or respond on issues not properly set in a publicly noticed meeting agenda. If you have questions or would like to bring a matter to the Commissions’ attention, please contact the Executive Office of the San Francisco Housing Authority at leey@sfha.org.

4. Secretary’s Report a. Response to Public Comments b. Informational Presentation: Non-Smoking Policy for SFHA Developments c. Informational Presentation: Result of Operations for the Period Ending March 31, 2012; Tenant Accounts Receivables (TARs) as of April 30, 2012 d. Update on the 2012 Annual Plan Process 5. Tenant representative report: a. City Wide Council - senior/disabled (“CCSD”) b. Public Housing Tenants Association (“PHTA”) 6.

Regular Business: Public comment will be taken after staff presentation on each agenda item. Speakers are encouraged to complete a comment card. Speakers will be limited to two minutes or four minutes for speakers who require an interpreter.

a. Consent items 1) Approval of Minutes: May 10, 2012 Public Comment b. Action item

None 7. Commissioner’s comment


8. Closed session

A. Pending Litigation: Pursuant to Government Code Section 54956.9 the Authority will be moving to closed session to discuss pending litigation, including: (1) Catina Johnson, individually and as Guardian Ad Litem for Terrillynn Cain, a minor; and Cher’rel Cain, a minor; Latasha Perry as Guardian Ad Litem for Ta’Sean Everett Perry Wilson, a minor; Alonzo Scott, Jr., Plaintiffs v. Hayes Valley Limited Partnership, a limited partnership; San Francisco Housing Authority, a California Public Housing Authority, McCormack Baron Ragan Management Services Inc., and Special Tactics Response

B. Potential Litigation: The Authority will be moving to closed session to discuss potential litigation pursuant to subdivision (b) of Section 54956.9: (2) cases

Public Comment 9. Adjournment

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