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How do I request an extension for a San Francisco building permit application currently under review?

You can request an extension on your San Francisco building permit that is currently under review by submitting a written request to the Department of Building Inspection, Permit Services - Permit Processing Center at (415) 558-6644. There are extension fees that will apply.  

 

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How do I apply to serve on the Civil Grand Jury in San Francisco?

You can obtain an application to serve on the Civil Grand Jury are by contacting the Civil Grand Jury office at (415) 551-3605 weekdays 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. You can also pick up an application to serve on the Civil Grand Jury at the: 

Grand Jury Office 
400 McAllister St., Room 008 
San Francisco, CA 94102 

How many extensions are allowed on San Francisco building permit applications?

You can only request one extension on your San Francisco building permit application. The extension can be for up to 360 days.

 

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Who is eligible to serve on the Civil Grand Jury in San Francisco?

You are eligible to serve on the San Francisco Civil Grand Jury if you are a citizen of the United States, 18 years of age or older, of ordinary intelligence and good character, and have a working knowledge of the English language.

What is the fee to file a building permit in San Francisco?

The building permit fee in San Francisco depends on the project. You can contact the Department of Building Inspection, Permit Services at (415) 558-6070 for a permit fee estimate. 

You can also review San Francisco Building Code Fee tables at www.sfgov.org/dbi, under Fees.

 

When does the San Francisco Civil Grand Jury meet?

The San Francisco Civil Grand Jury usually meets weekly on Monday evenings from 5:30 to 7:30. Meetings take place at the Civic Center Courthouse located at 400 McAllister St., San Francisco.

 

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How long is a building permit valid from the San Francisco Department of Building Inspection?

How long a building permit from the San Francisco is valid depends on the estimated cost of the work. For more information call the Department of Building Inspection, Customer Services Division at (415) 558-6088.

 

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What is the Civil Grand Jury in San Francisco?

The San Francisco Civil Grand Jury reviews and analyzes the conduct of county government. The Civil Grand Jury investigates the operations of the various officers, departments and agencies of the government of the City and County of San Francisco.

Does the San Francisco Fire Department do blood pressure screenings?

Yes, free blood pressure screenings are available to the public at all San Francisco fire stations on a drop-in basis on:

  • Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM 
  • Weekends from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

You can find the San Francisco fire station closest to you by viewing a list of all San Francisco Fire Station Locations.

 

Where do I file an extension for an issued San Francisco building permit?

To file an extension for an active issued building permit, you must file an extension form and submit it to the Department of Building Inspection, Inspection Services - Building Inspection Division at 1660 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103. You may also call (415) 558-6570.

 

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