Meeting of the Commission of Fine Arts
15 September 2005
Agenda with Links to Letters
9:00 AM CONVENE, Suite 312, 401 F Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20001-2728
Approval of minutes:
Dates of next meetings:
Confirmation of the last two items on the 21 July 2005 agenda.
Reappointment of Pamela Nelson to the Commission.
Confirmation of the reappointment of Mary Oehrlein to the Old Georgetown Board.
Establishment of a Consent Calendar.
Submissions and Reviews
Department of the Treasury / U.S. Mint
CFA 15/SEP/05-1, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King Congressional Gold Medal. Design.
CFA 15/SEP/05-2, National Portrait Gallery and National Museum of American Art (Old Patent Office Building). 7th and F streets, NW. Courtyard enclosure and landscape. Concept development. (Previous: CFA 25/JAN/05-2 & 3).
National Park Service
CFA 15/SEP/05-3, Victims of Communism Memorial. NPS Reservation #77B at the intersection of Massachusetts and New Jersey avenues, NW. Concept. (Previous: CFA 17/MAR/05- 2: Site selection).
CFA 15/SEP/05-4, Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial Center, West Potomac Park. Site selection for new underground visitor education center and proposed design guidelines. Concept.
CFA 15/SEP/05-5, Georgetown Waterfront Park, bounded by the Potomac River and Water Street, from the Francis Scott Key Bridge to the terminus of 31st Street. Revised concept for overlook structures. (Previous: CFA 16/JUN/05- 3).
American Battle Monuments Commission
CFA 15/SEP/05-6, World War II Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial. Omaha Beach, Colleville-sur-Mer, France. New visitor center. Final. (Previous: CFA 17/FEB/05- 4).
Department of the Treasury / Bureau of Engraving and Printing
CFA 15/SEP/05-7, Bureau of Engraving and Printing, main building, 14h Street and Raoul Wallenburg Place (15th Street), SW. New building lighting. Concept.
General Services Administration
CFA 15/SEP/05-9, Department of Education Building (FOB-6), 400 Maryland Avenue, SW. Plaza improvements. Final. (Previous: CFA 21/APR/05-10).
CFA 15/SEP/05-10, Federal Office Building #8 (former Food and Drug Administration Laboratory), 2nd and C streets, SW. Building modernization and renovation. Concept. POSTPONED
CFA 15/SEP/05-8, Eisenhower Executive Office Building, Pennsylvania Avenue and 17th Street, NW. Building modernization, renovation, security modifications and scissor-lift loading platforms–Phase II. Final. (Previous: CFA 18/SEP/03- 4, by delegated action).
Department of Defense / Department of the Army
CFA 15/SEP/05-11, Fort McNair. National Defense University, New building: Lincoln Hall. Revised concept. (Previous: CFA 18/NOV/04-3).
CFA 15/SEP/05-12, Fort McNair. National Defense University. New Physical Fitness Facility. Final. (Previous: CFA 17/JUN/04-6).
CFA 15/SEP/05-13, Fort Myer, Carpenter Road (near the Hatfield Gate). New Child Development Center (CDC). Concept and Final.
District of Columbia Department of Transportation
CFA 15/SEP/05-14, Bicycle Transit Center, Union Station, west side plaza. New structure for a bicycle service station. Concept.
District of Columbia Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs
S.L. 05-091, Arena Stage, 1101 Sixth Street, SW. Additions, alterations and reconfiguration. Final. (Previous: S.L. 03-074, CFA 22 April 2003).
S.L. 05-095, 400 7th Street, SW. The Nassif Building (U.S. Department of Transportation Headquarters Building). Building renovation and new facades. Revised concept. (Previous: S.L. 05-076, seen 21 July 2005).
S.L. 05-094, 748 Jackson Place, NW, (Lafayette Square). Stephen Decatur House Museum, National Trust for Historic Preservation. New entrance canopy on annex building, signs, banners, and sidewalk improvements. Concept.
Old Georgetown Act
Last Modified: September 23, 2005