All meeting dates are posted on the FWCBD's Meeting Calendar.


  • Executive

  • Marketing

  • Safety Outreach Committee

  • Street Operations, Beautification and Order

  • Sustainability

  • Transportation


  • Retail Strategy Task Force (2017-2018 Fiscal Year)

  • Monthly Police Community Meetings

  • Community Police Advisory Board

  • Fisherman’s Wharf Merchant’s Association

  • SF CBD/BID Consortium

  • SFNexTstop - Central Subway Advocacy

  • The Embarcadero Enhancement Project

  • Business Federation Meetings

  • Fisherman’s Wharf Waterfront Advisory Group

  • Port of San Francisco & BCDC Planning Study


The Marketing Committee works to promote visitation to Fisherman's Wharf. The Committee focuses its attention on approving the annual marketing plan and overseeing its execution. The committee will advise on management of current media assets including the website, social media, brochure, etc. The committee will make full use of limited funding by capitalizing on earned media opportunities with local press and travel journalists. The Committee will oversee all district events including Wharf Fest, 4th of July, and Fleet Week. They will also try to secure sponsors to supplement the advertising budgets. The Committee will also provide recommendations on communication strategies between the CBD and tourists, locals, industry members, media, the event & meeting planner segment, and the community.
Committee Info: The Marketing Committee meets the second Tuesday of the month at 3:00 p.m. at  FWCBD office at 2801 Leavenworth Street.

Chair: Jenny Rauh

16/17 FY  Agendas  |  Minutes
17/18 FY  Agendas  |  Minutes
18/19 FY Agendas  |  Minutes

Safety Outreach Committee

The objectives of the Safety Outreach Committee are to:

  • Address district enforcements, court watch, and homeless outreach

  • Create an emergency and preparedness plan for the community

  • Encourage new community members to become NERT (Neighborhood Emergency Response Team) certified

  • Hold emergency response training exercises for businesses and residents in the Fisherman's Wharf community participating

  • Increase the involvement from the community

If you are interested in ensuring that your business, staff and home are prepared in the case of an emergency please contact our office to become a committee member.

Committee Information: The Safety Outreach Committee meets the Third Thursday of the month at 10:00 a.m. at the FWCBD Office.

Chair: Al Casciato, /Lefty’s Ballpark Buffet & Cafe / Gold Dust Lounge/Bovis Foods

16/17 FY Agendas  |  Minutes
17/18 FY Agendas | Minutes 
18/19 FY Agendas | Minutes 

Street Operations and Beautification

The SOBO committee is currently working on the following projects: 

  • Pedestrian Way Finding Signage

  • Street maintenance (Land-side CBD )

  • Graffiti Abatement Program (Land-side CBD)

  • Fisherman's Wharf Ambassador Program (Block By Block)

  • Community preservation and history

  • District beautification

  • Retail recruitment

Committee Information: The SOBO Committee meets the second Thursday of the month at the FWCBD office at 2801 Leavenworth Street at 10:300 a.m. 

Chair: John Cannizzaro, Cannizzaro Realty

16/17 FY Agendas  |  Minutes
17/18 FY Agendas | Minutes
18/19 FY Agendas | Minutes

Sustainability / Zero Waste

The Sustainability Committee was formed to help assist the Fisherman's Wharf businesses and residents reach the city's goal of becoming 100% sustainable by the year 2020.

Committee Information: The Sustainability Committee meets on an as-needed basis at the FWCBD office.

Chair: Jay Edwards, Port of San Francisco

16/17 FY Agendas  |  Minutes
18/19 FY Agendas | Minutes

Transportation Improvement Committee (Transit)

The goal of the Transportation Improvement Committee is to help mitigate traffic congestion and to improve vehicle and pedestrian safety while helping to support the continuing success of all tour operators within the Fisherman's Wharf Area.

Committee Information: the Transportation Improvement Committee meets on an as-needed basis, typically once every two months.

Chair: Hagen Choi, Tower Tours

16/17 FY Agendas  |  Minutes
17/18 FY Agendas | Minutes 
18/19 FY Agendas | Minutes