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Submission Requirements for Additions and New Construction

Concept Application to include:

1. current photographs that document existing conditions, 1 set;
2. site context plan including the footprint of the property and footprints of the surrounding properties, 2 copies;
3. scaled and dimensioned existing site plan, 2 copies;
4. scaled and dimensioned proposed site plan, 2 copies;
5. scaled and dimensioned architectural plans, elevations, sections and details indicating the existing conditions, 2 copies;
6. scaled and dimensioned architectural plans, elevations, sections and details indicating proposed work, 2 copies;

Note: Upon receipt of the materials, CFA staff will determine if the project is to be reviewed under its jurisdiction or returned to HPO. The designated staff person will contact the applicant regarding the submission and also whether or not a public presentation will be required.

Permit Application to include:

1. all requirements for concept drawings as further developed, 4 copies;
2. scaled and dimensioned sections indicating the proposed work, 4 copies;
3. scaled and dimensioned architectural detail drawings of the proposed work, 4 copies;
4. manufacturer’s product specifications clearly identifying the particular door, window, muntin, lighting, materials, etc., 4 copies;
5. construction drawings including mechanical, electrical, and structural, 4 copies.

Note: Upon receipt of the materials, CFA staff will determine if the project is to be reviewed under its jurisdiction or returned to HPO. A Concept Application under the Old Georgetown Act, determined by CFA to be not visible from public space must be re-submitted to CFA to confirm, if changes were made, that the construction documents indicate that the project will not be visible from public space. The designated staff person will contact the applicant regarding the submission and also whether or not a public presentation will be required.

Revised April 2009

Last Modified: August 26, 2010