Shipstead-Luce Appendix: CFA Meeting — 18 November 2021

SL 20-052

HPA number
HPA 20-121
Property
Multi-family residence
Description
Replacement window & doors
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Returned without action. Permit submission for the installation of wood and metal-clad replacement windows and doors in an existing two-family house, as well as for the repair and partial replacement of existing rear porches, as shown in materials received and dated 3 January 2020 and supplemental materials received and dated 2 July 2020, 3 July 2020, 7 July 2020, and 10 September 2020, has been inactive for an extended period awaiting requested revisions and supplemental materials and has been withdrawn at the written request of the applicant.

SL 21-073

HPA number
HPA 21-191
Property
Office building
Description
Building hardening
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation
No objection to the concept for security enhancements to the ground floor of an existing office building, as shown in materials received and dated 5 February 2021 and supplemental materials received and dated 3 November 2021, pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Refer to National Capital Planning Commission. Refer to General Services Administration. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: This is a concept approval only. When ready, submit the permit drawings and a permit application to DCRA for review by the Commission.

SL 21-144

HPA number
HPA 21-428
Property
Single-family residence
Description
Replacement windows and deck, new fence, other modifications
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for modifications to an existing house and site, including the infill of an existing garage door with brick to match the existing wall and the installation of new windows and a replacement door in the rear facade; the installation of a new trellis, decking, railings, benches, and stair treads at an existing rear deck; and the installation of a new fence, gates, planting beds, and flagstone pavers in the rear yard, as shown in materials received and dated 2 July 2021 and supplemental materials received and dated 14 October 2021, 10 December 2021, 15 December 2021, and 29 December 2021, PROVIDED that the maximum height of the proposed at-grade fence be no more than 7'-0". Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 22-019

HPA number
HPA 22-009
Property
Single-family residence
Description
Renovation & addition
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the renovation of and additions to an existing house, as shown in materials received and dated 8 October 2021 and supplemental materials received and dated 4 November 2021, 27 December 2021, and 7 January 2022, PROVIDED that the detailing and extent of the restored front porch fascia exactly match that at 1969 Biltmore Street, NW, and if possible that the fascia at 1963 Biltmore also be replaced to exactly match that at 1971 Biltmore, PROVIDED that the paired double-hung replacement windows in the front bay be installed with a center mull as shown in the elevations rather than without one as shown in the window order sheet, and PROVIDED that the brickmould to be installed at the replacement windows be oriented with the long dimension perpendicular to the face of the window as typical rather than rotated as shown in the drawings, which will affect the size of the window units. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 22-020

Property
Office building
Description
Modifications to roof terrace
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation
No objection to the concept for additions to an existing penthouse, as shown in materials received and dated 8 October 2021, pending further consultation on the massing and design of the additions and pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Recommend AGAINST the concept for raising the height of the existing trellis. Note: This is a concept approval only. When ready, submit the permit drawings and a permit application to DCRA for review by the Commission.

SL 22-022

Property
Single-family residence
Description
Additions
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation
No objection to the concept for additions to an existing house, as shown in materials received and dated 8 October 2021 and supplemental materials received and dated 1 November 2021, pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Note: This is a concept approval only. When ready, submit the permit drawings and a permit application to DCRA for review by the Commission.

SL 22-027

Property
DC Water facility
Description
Historical wayside sign
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation
Returned without action. Property is under the control of the District of Columbia government and is not subject to the Shipstead-Luce Act. See Consent Calendar for 18 November 2021, case number CFA 18/NOV/21-i for recommended action.

SL 22-028

HPA number
HPA 22-041
Property
Office building
Description
New & replacement parking signs
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of one flat sign consisting of push-through side-illuminated letters with opaque faces for the parking garage in an existing building, as shown in materials received and dated 5 November 2021 and supplemental materials received and dated 10 November 2021. Previously proposed blade sign has been removed from the scope of work. Refer to National Capital Planning Commission. Refer to General Services Administration. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 22-029

Property
New Jersey Avenue and O Street Park, NW
Description
Site enhancements
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation
Returned without action. Property is under the control of the District of Columbia government and is not subject to the Shipstead-Luce Act. See Consent Calendar for 18 November 2021, case number CFA 18/NOV/21-g for recommended action.

SL 22-030

Property
Office building
Description
New awnings & signs - Excel Center Adult Charter High School
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
Recommend AGAINST the issuance of a permit for the installation of three awnings with signs for the Excel Center Adult Charter High School at an existing office building, as shown in materials received and dated 5 November 2021. Recommend consultation with staff prior to resubmission.

SL 22-031

HPA number
HPA 22-042
Property
Watergate Office Building
Description
New cellular antennas - AT&T
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of twelve new panel antennas and associated equipment on the roof of an existing building for AT&T, as shown in materials received and dated 5 November 2021, PROVIDED that the antennas be painted to match the penthouse and screen walls to which they are attached. "Future" antenna locations indicated in the drawings are not included in this review. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 22-032

Property
Office building
Description
New sign - Allcare
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation
Returned without action. Property is under the control of the District of Columbia government and is not subject to the Shipstead-Luce Act. See Consent Calendar for 18 November 2021, case number CFA 18/NOV/21-j for recommended action.

SL 22-034

HPA number
HPA 22-044
Property
Office building
Description
New & replacement parking signs
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation
Recommend AGAINST the concept for the installation of two LED digital board cabinet parking signs, one new and one to replace an existing sign, as shown in materials received and dated 5 November 2021. Internally illuminated signs are not permitted in the Shipstead-Luce Act area. Refer to National Capital Planning Commission. Refer to General Services Administration. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

SL 22-035

HPA number
HPA 22-045
Property
Single-family residence
Description
New windows
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of six new wood windows in new masonry openings in the side facade of an existing house, as shown in materials received and dated 5 November 2021 and supplemental materials received and dated 18 November 2021 and 1 December 2021, PROVIDED that the width of the new windows match the width of the existing windows on the front facade. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 22-036

HPA number
HPA 22-046
Property
SunTrust Bank
Description
Replacement signs - Truist
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation
No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of eight non-illuminated replacement signs, one replacement ATM surround sign, and replacement window vinyls for Truist, as well as temporary sign covers for all signs, as shown in materials received and dated 5 November 2021, PROVIDED that all mechanical fasteners be located in existing mortar joints or existing attachment holes only. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 22-038

Property
Single-family residence
Description
New & replacement windows, site modifications
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation
No objection to the concept for modifications to an existing house and site, including the installation of new and replacement windows and doors, a replacement fence, and wood screen walls, and for the construction of enlarged masonry planters, concrete stairs and window wells, and railings, as shown in materials received and dated 5 November 2021. Note: This is a concept approval only. When ready, submit the permit drawings and a permit application to DCRA for review by the Commission.

SL 22-039

HPA number
HPA 22-047
Property
Single-family residence
Description
Solar panels
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of a solar panel array on the roof of an existing house, as shown in materials received and dated 5 November 2021 and supplemental materials received and dated 7 January 2022, 25 February 2022, and 13 April 2022, PROVIDED that all surface-mounted equipment and conduit be painted to match the wall behind. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 22-040

HPA number
HPA 22-TBD
Property
Harrison Apartment Building / Arlo DC
Description
Renovation of historic building, 12-story addition
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the renovation of an existing historic building and the addition of a 12-story building for combined use as the Arlo DC hotel, as shown in materials received and dated 5 November 2021 and supplemental materials received and dated 20 December 2021 and 22 December 2021. The submission largely conforms with the previously approved concept design. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 22-041

Property
Single-family residence
Description
Replacement windows & bay roof
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the permit for the installation of three replacement wood casement windows, two replacement fixed wood windows, and a replacement copper roof, as shown in materials received and dated 5 November 2021 and supplemental materials received and dated 18 November 2021, 10 January 2022, and 26 January 2022. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 22-042

Property
The Mills Building
Description
Addition and renovation - signs
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation
No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of non-illuminated signs at the main entrance, parking entrance, and loading dock entrance of an existing building as part of a previously approved renovation and addition project, as shown in materials received and dated 8 November 2021. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.