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Consent Calendar
21 July 2011

CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–a
Owner(s): National Park Service – President's Park
Address: The Ellipse – Constitution Avenue, E, 15th and 17th Streets, NW
Description: Temporary White House Visitor Center – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed placement of a modular building to the north of the existing Ellipse Visitor Pavilion, as shown in materials received and dated 6 July 2011, to serve as the temporary visitor center during the rehabilitation of the White House Visitor Center (WHVC) located within the Department of Commerce building. The modular building will be removed and the site restored as soon as the rehabilitation of the WHVC is completed in the first quarter of 2013.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–b
Owner(s): U.S. General Services Administration –
Address: Federal Triangle – Pennsylvania Avenue, 15th Street, and Constitution Avenue, NW
Description: National Capital Region First Impressions Sign Program – Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the final plans including specific individual locations for each building identification sign as shown in materials received and dated 7 July 2011. Project conforms to previously approved concept design and to the recommendations of the Commission. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. (Previous: CFA 18/NOV/10–5)

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–c
Owner(s): American Battle Monuments Commission –
Address: Sicily–Rome American Cemetery and Memorial – Nettuno, Italy
Description: New visitor center and plaza modifications – Revised concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the revised concept design for the new visitor center and the reconfiguring of the main entrance plaza as shown in materials received and dated 6 July 2011. Revised design responds to the previous recommendations of the Commission. (Previous: CFA 19/MAY/11–2)

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–d
Owner(s): District of Columbia Courts – Judiciary Square court complex
Address: 500 Indiana Avenue, NW –
Description: Master Plan Amendment #2 – Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed master plan amendment (#2), as shown in materials received and dated 7 July 2011. The amendment #2 modifies the previously reviewed master plan (CFA 21/FEB/08–1) and conforms with the previously reviewed concept plan for the proposed addition to the H. Carl Moultrie Courthouse (CFA 21/APR/11–3).

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–e
Owner(s): Department of Defense – Armed Forces Retirement Home
Address: Sheridan Building (Bldg #17) – 3700 N. Capitol St. NW
Description: Elevator addition and window alterations – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the final design for alterations and additions to the Sheridan Building (Bldg #17), including the addition of a new elevator tower and the enlargement of of four existing window openings, as shown in materials received and dated 1 July 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–f
Owner(s): Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System –
Address: 1709 New York Avenue, NW –
Description: Perimeter security and landscape modifications – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the concept and final design for the proposed building perimeter security barriers and landscape modifications, as shown in materials received and dated 7 July 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–g
Owner(s): U.S. General Services Administration – Department of State
Address: Harry S Truman Building – 2201 C Street, NW
Description: Rooftop distributed cellular antenna system – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed building modifications to install a rooftop distributed cellular antenna system, as shown in materials received and dated 7 July 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–h
Owner(s): U.S. General Services Administration – Office of Personnel Manangement
Address: Theodore Roosevelt Federal Building – 1900 E Street, NW
Description: Rooftop photovoltaic system – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed installation of a rooftop photovoltaic system, as shown in materials received and dated 7 July 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–i
Owner(s): U.S. General Services Administration – Wilber Wright Building
Address: Federal Office Building 10B – 600 Independence Avenue, SW
Description: Solar domestic hot water system – Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed building modifications to install a rooftop solar domestic hot water system, as shown in materials received and dated 7 July 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–j
Owner(s): U.S. General Services Administration – Orville Wright Building
Address: Federal Office Building 10A – 800 Independence Avenue, SW
Description: Solar domestic hot water system – Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed building modifications to install a rooftop solar domestic hot water system, as shown in materials received and dated 7 July 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–k
Owner(s): U.S. General Services Administration – Central Heating and Refrigeration Plant
Address: 12th and C Streets, SW –
Description: Temporary boilers and exhaust stacks – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed building modifications to the Central Heating and Refrigeration Plant and site locations for the installation of six temporary emergency boilers with exhaust stacks, as shown in materials received and dated 7 July 2011, provided that all building modifications are reversible and restored after the temporary exhaust stacks and boilers are removed. This installation will be in place for no more than five years.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–l
Owner(s): Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority – WMATA headquarters building
Address: 600 5th Street, NW –
Description: Replacement areaway cover – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the concept design for a replacement cover for the areaway at the front of the WMATA headquarters building, as shown in materials received and dated 1 July 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–m
Owner(s): D.C. Office of Planning – RFK Stadium
Address: Parking Lot #3 – East Capitol and 22nd Streets, NE
Description: New skatepark – Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the final design of a new skateboard park to be located on the existing parking lot northwest of the intersection of East Capitol and 22nd Streets, as shown in materials received and dated 23 June 2011. Project conforms to previously approved concept design. (Previous: CFA 19/MAY/11–c)

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–n
Owner(s): D.C. Office of Public Education Facilities Modernization – Florida Avenue Park and Playground
Address: 1st Street and Florida Avenue, NW –
Description: Park and playground rehabilitation – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed final design for the park and playground rehabilitation, as shown in materials received and dated 7 July 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–o
Owner(s): University of the District of Columbia – Community College of D.C.
Address: Bertie Backus campus – 5171 South Dakota Avenue, NE
Description: Window replacement, accessibility modifications, and site work – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed plans for the partial renovation (Phase 2) of the former Bertie Backus Junior High School for the Community College of the District of Columbia, as shown in materials received and dated 7 July 2011 and in final plans received and dated 20 July 2011. The Commission recommends Option 1 for the location of the monument sign. Project conforms to details of previously approved submission for Phase 1 of the building renovation. Final approval is conditional on the submission of the construction documents. Refer to the D.C. Historic Preservation Review Board. (Previous: CFA 15/JUL/10–j)

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–p
Owner(s): D.C. Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development – House of Lebanon
Address: (former Margaret Murray Washington School) – 27 O Street, NW
Description: Building alterations for senior living facility – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed concept design for building and site alterations and modifications to convert the existing Margaret Murray Washington School building to a senior living facility, as shown in materials received and dated 6 July 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–q
Owner(s): D.C. Department of Real Estate Services – Rabaut Junior High School
Address: 100 Peabody Street, NW –
Description: Replacement windows and building alterations – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed replacement windows and doors for the Rabaut Junior High School, as shown in materials received and dated 7 July 2011. – Final approval is conditional on the submission of the construction documents.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–r
Owner(s): D.C. Office of Public Education Facilities Modernization – Hart Middle School
Address: 601 Mississippi Avenue, SE –
Description: Building renovation and accessibility ramp – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the concept and final design for the renovation of the Hart Middle School, including the addition of an accessibility ramp, as shown in materials received and dated 20 June 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–s
Owner(s): D.C. Office of Public Education Facilities Modernization – Birney School
Address: 2501 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE –
Description: Replacement windows and doors, and rooftop mechanical equipment – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed replacement windows and doors, and rooftop mechanical equipment for the Birney School, as shown in materials received and dated 28 July 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–t
Owner(s): D.C. Office of Public Education Facilities Modernization – Moten Elementary School
Address: 1565 Morris Road, SE –
Description: Building modernization and alterations – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed concept design for the modernization of and alterations to the Moten Elementary School as shown in materials received and dated 6 July 2011. Final approval is conditional on the submission of the construction documents.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–v
Owner(s): D.C. Office of Public Education Facilities Modernization – Meridian Public Charter School
Address: (former Harrison School) – 2120 13th Street, NW
Description: Building addition and renovation – Concept

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the concept design for the proposed alterations and additions to the existing historic Harrison School building for the Meridian Public Charter School, as shown in materials received and dated 6 July 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–w
Owner(s): D.C. Department of Parks & Recreation – Bald Eagle Recreation Center
Address: 100 Joliet Street, SW –
Description: Building renovation and addition – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the concept and final design for the proposed building renovation and addition to the Bald Eagle Recreation Center, as shown in materials received and dated 12 July 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–x
Owner(s): DC Water Blue Plains Wastewater Treatment Plant –
Address: 5000 Overlook Ave., SW –
Description: Vehicular canopy for security screening station – Concept / Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to the proposed final plans for the addition of a canopy above the vehicular screening station on North Perimeter Road at the Blue Plains Wastewater Treatment Plant, as shown in materials received and dated 12 July 2011.

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–y
Owner(s): National Park Service – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
Address: Independence Avenue, SW –
Description: New memorial Final

RECOMMENDATION: No objection to proposed scheme for lighting as demonstrated for inspection on July 19, 2011; suggest adjustments for final installation: 1) reduce brightness of lighting on torso of statue in relation to head; 2) mask sideways spill of side lighting illuminating the inner walls of Mountain of Despair which is distracting as seen from interior of memorial; and 3) dim substantially or eliminate the accent lights under the side walls of the entry court and beneath trees in planters to avoid visual competition with central memorial elements. No objection to proposed 6–inch by 6–inch Mt. Airy granite paver or standard cast–in–place concrete crosswalk. (Previous: CFA 17/FEB/11–1)

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–z
Owner(s): U.S. Department of Defense – Arlington National Cemetery
Address: Chaplains' Hill – Corner of McClellan and Grant Drives
Description: Jewish Chaplains Memorial Monument – Final

RECOMMENDATION: Project approved by delegation. See letter dated 7 July 2011. Final design conforms to with the previous recommendations of the Commission. (Previous: CFA 16/JUN/11–2)

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–za
Owner(s): Smithsonian Institution – National Zoological Park
Address: 3001 Connecticut Avenue, NW –
Description: Asia Trail II and Elephant Trails – Final

RECOMMENDATION: Project approved by delegation. See letter dated 29 June 2011. Final plans conform to previously approved design. (Previous: CFA 21/JUN/07–5)

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CFA Number: CFA 21/JUL/11–zb
Owner(s): D.C. Department of Real Estate Services – E.L. Haynes Public Charter School
Address: (Clark Elementary School) – 4501 Kansas Avenue, NW
Description: Building addition – Final

RECOMMENDATION: Project approved by delegation. See letter dated 17 June 2011. Final plans conform to previously approved concept design. (Previous: CFA 21/APR/11–8)

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Last Modified: July 29, 2011