All meeting dates are posted on the FWCBD's Meeting Calendar.
FWCBD ADVISORY COMMITTEES
Safety Outreach Committee
Street Operations, Beautification and Order
OTHER COMMITTEE & Community INVOLVEMENT
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
MARKETING / DISTRICT IDENTITY & STREETSCAPE IMPROVEMENTS
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
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
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
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
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.
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