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 on the fourth Tuesday of January, March, May, July, September, and November at 5:00 P.M., unless otherwise noted, at City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 416. All meetings are open to the public.
The Commission on the Environment office is at 1455 Market Street, Suite 1200., San Francisco, CA 94103.
Meeting Agendas, Minutes, and Audio Archives
- Agendas, notices, and minutes from April 2012 to present
- Past meeting agendas and minutes
- Environment Commission meeting audio archives
Environment Commission Subcommittees
- Commission 2013 Meeting Schedule
- Commission Bylaws
- Department of the Environment 2012 Annual Report
- Statement of Incompatible Activities (SIA)
See all resolutions the Commission on the Environment has passed.
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.