CFA's Response to the Coronavirus

Due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) public health emergency, the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts has made several changes to its meeting schedule and project submission procedures. The Commission is continuing to review projects via virtual meeting, with staff remaining on duty through telework and intermittent office hours. For general inquiries, please email cfastaff@cfa.gov or call (202) 504-2200. (Updated: 1/15/21)


Public Meetings
Commission of Fine Arts
21 January 2021 — The public meeting of the Commission of Fine Arts scheduled for 21 January 2021 will take place on Zoom. For reasons of security, all applicants and members of the public are required to register for the meeting here. A link to the meeting will be provided via email once registration is complete. We recommend registering in advance, although it will be possible to register during the meeting as well.

Old Georgetown Board
4 February 2021 — The public meeting of the Old Georgetown Board scheduled for 4 February 2021 will likely be held virtually. More information will be posted here when available.


Project Submission Procedures
Government (federal and District of Columbia)
Government submissions will only be accepted through the online submission portal on the CFA website. (Note: this portal is only for government submissions.) Click here for information on how to submit Government projects for concept and permit review.

Shipstead-Luce Act
All submissions will be accepted digitally. Please note that Shipstead-Luce Act submissions are referred to CFA from the District of Columbia; CFA does not accept Shipstead-Luce Act submissions directly from applicants. Click here for information on how to submit Shipstead-Luce Act projects for concept and permit review.

Old Georgetown Act
All submissions will be accepted digitally. Please note that Old Georgetown Act submissions are referred to CFA from the District of Columbia; CFA does not accept Old Georgetown Act submissions directly from applicants. Click here for information on how to submit Old Georgetown Act projects for concept and permit review.


Federal Resources Related to Covid-19