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Department List 

Below you will find how departments are related to Organization Groups to help you navigate the organization tab. Some commonly sought organizations or programs that are not departments are also listed. You can also use the Search tab to find organizations or programs.

Note: Over the years there have been a number of re-organizations in the City and County of San Francisco's structure. SFOpenBook shows data according to the current organization structure, as if the current structure was in place for all years.

Public Health

Academy of Sciences
Arts Commission
Asian Art Museum
Fine Arts Museum
Law Library
Public Library
Recreation And Park Commission
War Memorial

General Administration & Finance
Animal Care and Control (Program under General Services Agency - City Admin)
Board of Supervisors
City Attorney
City Planning
Civil Service Commission
Ethics Commission
General Services Agency - City Administrator (aka Administrative Services)
General Services Agency - Technology
Health Service System
Human Resources
Medical Examiner (Program under General Services Agency - City Admin)
Real Estate (Program under General Services Agency - City Admin)
Retirement System
Treasurer/Tax Collector

Human Welfare & Neighborhood Development
Child Support Services
Children and Families Commission
Children, Youth & their Families
County Education Office
Department on the Status of Women
Human Rights Commission
Human Services (includes Aging & Adult Services)
Rent Arbitration Board

Public Protection
Adult Probation
Department of Emergency Management
District Attorney
Fire Department
Juvenile Probation
Public Defender

Public Works, Transportation & Commerce
Airport Commission
Board of Appeals
Department of Building Inspection
Economic and Workforce Development
General Services Agency - Public Works
Municipal Transportation Agency
PUC Hetch Hetchy
PUC Public Utilities Commission
PUC Wastewater Enterprise
PUC Water Department