San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Expansion and Fire Station Relocation and Housing Project

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
City and County of San Francisco
Document Title
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Expansion and Fire Station Relocation and Housing Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
151 Third Street: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art/C-3-O (Downtown Office) Use District, 500-I Height/Bulk District/Downtown - Mixed Use 670 Howard Street: Vacant Building/C-3-S (Downtown Support) Use District, 320-I Height/Bulk District/Downtown - Downtown Office 676 Howard Street: San Francisco Fire Station No. 1/P (Public) Use District, 320-I Height/Bulk District/Downtown - Downtown Office 935 Folsom Street: Vacant building/Mixed Use Residential (MUR), 45-X Height/Bulk District (southern portion) and 85-X Height/Bulk District (northern portion)/South of Market - Residential/Retail/Business Services/Light Industrial
Document Description
The proposed project include an up-to-approximately 235,000 sf expansion of the existing San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), a private non-profit modern art museum located at 151 Third Street (between Mission and Howard Streets), the demolition of two structures to its south (670 Howard Street and 676 Howard Street) to accommodate the expansion, and the relocation of San Francisco Fire Department Station No. 1 (Fire Station No. 1) from 676 Howard Street to 935 Folsom Street. The existing building at 935 Folsom Street (formerly used for apparel manufacturing and as a commercial laundry) would be demolished and, in addition to construction of a new fire station fronting Folsom Street, the site would be subdivided and a residential building containing up to 13 units would be constructed on the southern portion of the site fronting Shipley Street.

Contact Information

Michael Jacinto
Agency Name
City and County of San Francisco
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Francisco
San Francisco
Cross Streets
Third Street/Howard Street and Folsom Street/Falmouth Street
Total Acres
1.7 & 0.3
Parcel #
Block 3722/Lots 78, 27 & 28; Block 3753/Lot 140
State Highways
I-80, I-280, U.S. 101
CalTrain, SF Muni, BART
San Francisco Bay

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
Development Types
Residential (Units 13), Other (Up to 235,000 sf of addtl' museum space;construction of ~13,000)
Local Actions
Rezone, Land Division (Subdivision, etc.)
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Public Services, Transportation
Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB), Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC)

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