CFA Meeting — 19 January 2023

Please note: This meeting of the Commission of Fine Arts will take place on Zoom. All applicants and members of the public are required to register for the meeting here. A link to the meeting will be provided via email once registration is complete. Advance registration is recommended, although it will be possible to register during the meeting.

During the meeting, attendees will not be visible or audible. For members of the public wishing to comment on submissions, written comments will be accepted through the public comments page on the CFA website or via email to; please submit comments by 4pm on Wednesday, January 18. Comments will be shared with the Commission members before the meeting and entered into the public record.

9:00 A.M. CONVENE, via Zoom internet videoconference.


A. Approval of minutes: 20 October 2022, 17 November 2022

B. Dates of next meetings: 16 February 2023, 16 March 2023, 20 April 2023

C. Introduction of a new staff member, Carlton Hart

D. Confirmation of the appendices and recommendations from the November 2022 meeting due to a lack of quorum:

Appendix I – Government Submissions (Consent Calendar)
Appendix II – Shipstead-Luce Act Submissions
Appendix III ⁠– Old Georgetown Act Submissions
CFA 17/NOV/22-1, Rock Creek Park Golf Course, 6100 16th Street, NW. Rehabilitation of existing golf course; construction of new clubhouse.  Concept.
CFA 17/NOV/22-2, Marine Barracks Washington Annex, 7th and L Streets, SE. New six-story housing and support facility (P-158 BEQ & Support Facility). Concept.
CFA 17/NOV/22-3, Car Barn Training Center, 2550 Benning Road, NE. Renovations and additions to existing streetcar maintenance and training facility. Concept.
CFA 17/NOV/22-4, Dorothy I. Height Elementary School (former Dennison/Burdick Vocational School and Washington Health School buildings), 1300 Allison Street, NW.  Renovations and additions to building and landscape. Final.
CFA 17/NOV/22-5, Ward 8 Senior Wellness Center, 1700 Q Street, SE. New building and landscape. Final.
CFA 17/NOV/22-6, Walls of I-395 underpass, 500–600 4th Street, SW. Installation of public artwork “Gallery of Southwest.” Final.
CFA 17/NOV/22-7, Congressional Gold Medal honoring members of the “Ghost Army” of World War II, Design for a gold medal. Final.
OG 23-013, Henle Village, 3700 O Street, NW. Partial demolition of Henle Village and construction of two new residence buildings. Revised concept.

E. Confirmation of the approval of the recommendations for the December 2022 Old Georgetown Act submissions