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Meeting of the Commission of Fine Arts

20 February 2014

10:00 A.M. CONVENE, Suite 312, 401 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001–2728

I. Administration

A. Approval of minutes:
16 January 2014

B. Dates of next meetings:
20 March 2014
17 April 2014
15 May 2014

C. Confirmation of recommendation from the January 2014 meeting due to the loss of a quorum:

CFA 16/JAN/14–8, Chuck Brown Memorial Park (Langdon Park), 20th and Franklin Streets, NE. New memorial to musician Chuck Brown. Concept.

D. Confirmation of the approval for objects proposed for acquisition by the Freer Gallery of Art.

E. Report on the staff's site inspection of the exterior materials for the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

II. Submissions and Reviews

A. Appendices

Appendix I – Direct Submission Consent Calendar

Appendix II – Shipstead–Luce Act Submissions

Appendix III – Old Georgetown Act Submissions

B. Smithsonian Institution

CFA 20/FEB/14–1, National Museum of African American History and Culture, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW. Material finishes of corona panels and landscape–related building materials. Final. (Previous: CFA 16/JAN/14–2)

C. National Park Service

CFA 20/FEB/14–2, Dwight D. Eisenhower National Memorial. Intersection of Maryland and Independence Avenues, between 4th and 6th Streets, SW. Concept. (Previous: CFA 21/NOV/13–1)

D. Department of Defense

CFA 20/FEB/14–3, Pentagon, Arlington, Virginia. New visitor's screening facility at main building entrance adjacent to the Metro station. Concept. (Previous: CFA 21/OCT/10–c, temporary screening facility)

E. DC Water (District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority)

CFA 20/FEB/14–4, St. Elizabeths Hospital, East Campus, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE. New water tower for the Anacostia Second High Pressure Zone. Concept. (Previous: CFA 21/JAN/10–5)

F. Department of the Treasury / U.S. Mint

1. CFA 20/FEB/14–5, 2015 America's Beautiful National Parks Quarter Dollar Program. Reverse designs for five coins: Nebraska, Louisiana, North Carolina, Delaware, and New York. Final. (Previous: CFA 15/NOV/12–5)

2. CFA 20/FEB/14–6, 2014 Kennedy half–dollar gold coin. Design modification to mark the 50th anniversary of the coin's release. Final.

Last Modified: February 28, 2014