The Commission on the Environment sets policy for the Department of the Environment and advises the mayor and Board of Supervisors on environmental matters. Appointed by the mayor, the seven-member commission develops policies and programs in recycling, toxics reduction, environmental justice, energy efficiency, commute alternatives, climate change, and the city's urban forest.
The commission meets at 5:00 PM on the fourth Tuesday of every other month (January, March, May, July, September, and November) at City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 416, unless otherwise noted. All meetings are open to the public.
Commission on the Environment 2014 Meeting Schedule >
Audio & Video
- Video/audio archives from televised Commission meetings (August 6, 2013 - present)
- Audio archives from non-televised meetings (July 27, 2010 - August 6, 2013, and November 12 Special Meeting)
- Audio Archives: (June 4 - present) from subcommittee Meetings
Past Meeting Minutes & Agendas
- Resolutions passed by the Commission on the Environment
- Department of the Environment 2012 Annual Report
- Commission Bylaws
- Statement of Incompatible Activities (SIA)
Environment Commission Subcommittees
The Commission on the Environment office is at 1455 Market Street, Suite 1200., San Francisco, CA 94103. Please bring photo identification to gain admittance to the office.
Notices for Environment Commission
Agendas & Meetings Minutes for Environment Commission
Members of Environment Commission
San Francisco is habitat for 800,000 people – meeting needs for space to work, play, and learn; for food, water, and air; for community with local flora and fauna. SF Environment provides support for urban agriculture and forestry and green buildings, helping residents and businesses harness environmental opportunities.