Draft Shipstead-Luce Appendix: CFA Meeting — 15 February 2024

SL 23-163

HPA number
HPA 23-530
Property
Office building
Description
New signs - Prevention of Blindness Society of Metropolitan Washington
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of a permit for the installation of a new externally illuminated wall sign with opaque aluminum letters and a non-illuminated address numeral wall sign at the front facade of an existing building for the Prevention of Blindness Society of Metropolitan Washington, as shown in materials received and dated 8 September 2023 and supplemental materials received and dated 2 February 2024. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 24-042

Property
Single-family residence
Description
Solar panels
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of a rooftop solar panel system on an existing natural slate roof, as shown in materials received and dated 5 January 2024 and supplemental materials received and dated 14 February 2024, pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 24-062

Property
Joyce Road Bridge
Description
Replacement bridge
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Property is subject to CFA review as a submission from the National Park Service. See Consent Calendar for 15 February 2024, case number CFA 15/FEB/24-e for recommended action.

SL 24-063

Property
Salamander Hotel
Description
New door
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the concept for a pair of double doors to replace existing storefront glazing at the east facade of an existing building, as shown in materials received and dated 2 February 2024. Note: This is a concept approval only. When ready, submit the permit drawings and a permit application to DOB for review by the Commission.

SL 24-064

Property
Single-family residence
Description
New deck, door, and stairs
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the construction of a second floor deck with stairs and for the installation of a new door in a modified window opening at the rear facade of an existing house, as shown in materials received and dated 2 February 2024 and supplemental materials received and dated 12 February 2024, pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 24-065

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

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of 31 full-frame aluminum-clad replacement windows at an existing house, as shown in materials received and dated 2 February 2024 and supplemental materials received and dated 13 February 2024, pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 24-067

HPA number
HPA 24-TBD
Property
Market Square
Description
Replacement signs - Wells Fargo
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of two non-illuminated replacement wall signs and seven replacement awnings with no signs at an existing building for Wells Fargo, as shown in materials received and dated 2 February 2024 and supplemental materials received and dated 13 February 2024, pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Recommend AGAINST the issuance of a permit for the installation of one exterior sign proposed to be mounted inside the storefront, which would make the total sign area for the 9th Street, NW, facade exceed that allowed under the sign regulations for the Shipstead-Luce Act area. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 24-068

Property
Multi-family residence
Description
Cellular antennas - Dish Wireless
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

Recommend AGAINST the issuance of a permit for the installation of three new panel antennas, six remote radio heads, and related equipment at an existing building for Dish Wireless, as shown in materials received and dated 2 February 2024, due to visibility concerns. Forward a new and completely documented submission for antennas to be mounted in a less visible configuration when ready.

SL 24-069

HPA number
HPA 24-TBD
Property
Single-family residence
Description
Solar panels
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the installation of rooftop solar panels at an existing house, as shown in materials received and dated 2 February 2024 and supplemental materials received and dated 8 and 12 February 2024. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 24-070

Property
The Acacia Building
Description
Rooftop structure demolition
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the demolition of a rooftop structure at an existing building, as shown in materials received and dated 2 February 2024. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 24-071

Property
Office building
Description
Storefront alterations; rooftop equipment; other alterations
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for alterations to the front and rear facades of two existing connected buildings, including replacement glazed storefront at one building; new and replacement windows, doors, and panels at one building; and new recessed infill brick at existing window openings at the rear facades of both; as well as a new elevator overrun structure and new rooftop mechanical equipment, as shown in materials received and dated 2 February 2024 and supplemental materials received and dated 14 February 2024.  Submission largely conforms with previously approved concept. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 24-072

Property
Undeveloped lot
Description
New single-family house
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the construction of a new single-family house on an undeveloped lot, as shown in materials received and dated 2 February 2024 and supplemental materials received and dated 14 February 2024. Submission largely conforms with previously approved concept. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 24-073

Property
Potomac Plaza Terraces
Description
New mechanical penthouse door & stair
Review Type
Permit
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for modifications to a mechanical penthouse at an existing residential building, including the installation of a pair of double doors in an enlarged window opening and the installation of a replacement metal stair and landing, as shown in materials received and dated 2 February 2024. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.

SL 24-074

HPA number
HPA 24-TBD
Property
Single-family residence (Peirce Still House)
Description
New garage
Review Type
Permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of a permit for the construction of a new two-story, two-car garage with accessory uses, proposed to replace an existing one-story, one-car garage, as shown in materials received and dated 2 February 2024 and supplemental materials received and dated 7 and 14 February 2024, subject to the project obtaining the necessary zoning approvals and pending the receipt of supplemental materials. Submission largely conforms with previously approved concept. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DOB technical review, must be resubmitted to the Commission for approval.