Bernal Heights has been identified as a special use district by the SF Planning Committee. The summary of the codes includes rules for dwelling removal for the first floor and below and the second floor and above. CODE SECTION(S) 242(e)(7), 317 / 1st floor and below, CU # / 2nd floor and above, CU #. (CU # is the type of “conditional use”)
317 – Demolition Review Criteria (included in the PDF). The PDF report can be found at:http://www.sf-planning.org/ftp/files/publications_reports/Zoning_Controls_on_the_Removal_of_Dwelling_Units.pdf
If you have any questions or want to file a permit, please call (415) 558-6377. The Planning Information Center has reduced hours due to budget constraints. You can also visit their website at www.sfplanning.org with any questions, for forms, or applications.