Consent Calendar: CFA Meeting — 15 May 2014

CFA 15/MAY/14-a

Location

1538/1540/1542 9th Street, NW
United States

Owner
National Park Service − Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site
Property
Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site
Description
Renovation and restoration of three buildings
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final designs for the renovation and restoration of the three buildings that comprise the Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site (1538, 1540, and 1542 9th Street, NW), as shown in materials received and dated 1 May 2014. Submission conforms to previously approved concept design.

CFA 15/MAY/14-b

United States

Owner
National Park Service − D.C. Department of Transportation
Description
Star−Spangled Banner National Historic Trail Portion of the heritage trail within the District of Columbia. Wayfinding and interpretive signs
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the installation of wayfinding, trail markers, and interpretive signs for the portion of the Star−Spangled Banner National Historic Trail in the District of Columbia, and no objection to the installation of interpretive wayside signs in the garden of Dumbarton House and to replace the plaque mounted on the fence at Tudor Place, as shown in drawings dated 16 April 2014. No objection to installation of wayfinding signs on lampposts on M Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, provided that, to minimize visual clutter, signs are mounted at a consistent height and to enhance visibility of the new signs, the number of objects on lampposts (including signs, banners, and flower baskets) is reduced by the number of new signs. Project reviewed by the Old Georgetown Board at its 1 May 2014 meeting.

CFA 15/MAY/14-c

Location

Washington Navy Yard
United States

Owner
U.S. Department of the Navy − Naval Sea Systems Command Headquarters Building (Building 197)
Property
Washington Navy Yard, Naval Sea Systems Command Headquarters Building (Building 197)
Description
Building alterations and additions
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the proposed building modifications that include a new main entrance on the south facade, a relocated east entrance, and a new drop−off area south of the building, on the east side of Dahlgren Park, as shown in materials received and dated 3 April 2014. Final design conforms to the recommendations of the previous review.

CFA 15/MAY/14-d

Location

Bicycle lanes in the median of the Avenue from
15th Street to Constitution Avenue, NW − Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
United States

Owner
D.C. Department of Transportation
Property
Bicycle lanes in the median of the Avenue from
Description
Installation of lane separators and bicycle signals
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for the installation of low−profile "wheel−stop" lane separators along the existing bicycle lanes in the median of Pennsylvania Avenue between Constitution Avenue and 15th Street to prevent motor vehicles from entering the bicycle lanes; and no objection to the installation of bicycle traffic control signals at intersections, as shown in materials received and dated 1 May 2014. Project conforms to the previously approved test installation of lane separators (see case number CFA 19/SEP/13−j).

CFA 15/MAY/14-e

Location

2700 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue at Campus Entry Drive, SE
United States

Owner
D.C. Department of General Services − St. Elizabeths East Campus
Property
St. Elizabeths East Campus
Description
Renovation of the former Chapel Building for an Innovation and Technology Hub
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the proposed concept design for alterations to the existing Chapel on Saint Elizabeths East Campus to convert the building into an Innovation and Technology Hub, as shown in materials received and dated 29 April 2014. Recommend simplifying the design of the canopies.

CFA 15/MAY/14-f

Location

5171 South Dakota Avenue, NE
United States

Owner
University of the District of Columbia − Community College of D.C. − Bertie Backus campus
Property
Community College of D.C., Bertie Backus campus
Description
Infrastructure upgrade project−Phase 3 − minor building modifications
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for the proposed infrastructure improvements project (Phase 3) on the former Bertie Backus Junior High School for the Community College of the District of Columbia, as shown in materials received and dated 29 April 2014. Work includes new access and safety improvements and other minor modifications. Project conforms to details of previously approved submissions for Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the building renovation project.

CFA 15/MAY/14-g

Location

4601 Texas Avenue, SE
United States

Owner
D.C. Department of General Services − Plummer Elementary School
Property
Plummer Elementary School
Description
Building modernization, Phase 1
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the concept design for the proposed site and building modifications and additions for the first phase of the modernization of the Plummer Elementary School building, as shown in materials received and dated 30 April 2014.

CFA 15/MAY/14-h

Location

651 10th Street, NE
United States

Owner
D.C. Department of General Services − Madison Shelter (formerly the Madison School)
Property
Madison Shelter (formerly the Madison School)
Description
Building renovation, additions, and alterations
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the proposed additions, alterations, and new landscaping for the historic Madison Shelter building (formerly the Madison School), as shown in materials received and dated 1 May 2014.

CFA 15/MAY/14-i

Location

27th Street Bridge over Broad Branch Stream
27th Street and Broad Branch Road, NW
United States

Owner
D.C. Department of Transportation
Property
27th Street Bridge over Broad Branch Stream
Description
Replacement bridge
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for a new two−lane bridge to replace the existing 27th Street bridge over Broad Branch Stream adjacent to the intersection of 27th Street and Broad Branch Road, NW, as shown in materials received and dated 2 May 2014. The final design conforms to previously approved concept design.

CFA 15/MAY/14-j

Location

1150 Michigan Avenue, NE
United States

Owner
D.C. Department of General Services − Brookland Middle School (former Brookland Elementary School)
Property
Brookland Middle School (former Brookland Elementary School)
Description
Replacement building
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

Project approved by delegation. See letter dated 2 May 2014. Final design conforms with the previous recommendations of the Commission.