The Director of Public Works or his designee is hereby authorized and empowered to issue permits for the distribution of free merchandise or free sample goods for the purpose of advertising any merchandise, commodity, property, trade, business, service, art or skill, on any street, sidewalk or public right-of-way in the City and County of San Francisco. In determining the issuance of such permits, the Director of Public Works or his designee shall consider the convenience and necessity of pedestrians, property owners, occupants, tenants or of offices, stores or shops in the vicinity, the dimensions of the public property area, location of nearby fire hydrants and similar factors.
(Added by Ord. 497-85, App. 11/15/85)