Geary Boulevard Improvement Project


SCH Number
Public Agency
City and County of San Francisco
Document Title
Geary Boulevard Improvement Project
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) proposes to implement transit and pedestrian safety improvements along the 38 Geary/38R Geary Rapid Muni route on Geary Boulevard in the Richmond District between Stanyan Street and 34th Avenue. Project elements would include: installing transit lanes between 28th and 15th avenues; relocating 10 bus stops, removing two closely spaced stops, and extending some bus stop lengths to improve transit performance and accessibility; pedestrian safety improvements, including transit and pedestrian bulb-outs, daylighting, expanded median refuges, and turn restrictions at key intersections; and traffic signal upgrades to improve signal visibility, as well as to upgrade communications from wireless to fiber-optic technology.

Contact Information

Jennifer McKellar
Agency Name
City and County of San Francisco
Job Title
Senior Planner
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Francisco
San Francisco
Cross Streets
Geary Boulevard between Stanyan Street and 34 Avenue

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Statutory Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Public Resources Code section 21080.25
Reasons for Exemption
The City and County of San Francisco decided to carry out or approve the project on August 15, 2023, when the SFMTA Board of Directors approved the project. The project was officially approved on September 15, 2023, when no appeal of the statutory exemption was filed during the 30-day appeal period. A copy of the documents may be examined at the Planning Department, 49 South Van Ness Avenue, Suite 1400, San Francisco, CA, 94103 in file no. 2023-002038ENV.
County Clerk
San Francisco


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