Consent Calendar: CFA Meeting — 22 January 2015

CFA 22/JAN/15-a

Location

3506 International Drive, NW (Lot 5)
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Embassy of Ethiopia
Description
New guard booth and modifications to entrance gates and front fence
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the concept plans for a new guard booth and modifications to the entrance gates and front fence to improve visitor screening and vehicular access to the Embassy of Ethiopia, as shown in materials received and dated 8 January 2015.

CFA 22/JAN/15-b

Location

3505 International Court, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Embassy of the People's Republic of China
Description
Security fence at employee entrance
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for the installation of a security fence and gate at the Embassy's employee entrance, as shown in materials received and dated 8 January 2015.

CFA 22/JAN/15-c

Location

4000 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Intelsat Headquarters Building
Description
Rooftop deck and trellis
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the installation of a rooftop deck and trellis on Pod J at the north eastern corner of the building complex, as shown in materials received and dated 31 December 2014. Approval is conditional on the receipt of the final construction documents. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 22/JAN/15-d

Location

Arlington, VA
United States

Property
Arlington National Cemetery
Description
Funeral Queuing Area adjacent to Section 54 and the Administration Building
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for for the construction of a funeral procession queuing area and new surface parking lots for Arlington National Cemetery, near the existing Administration Building, as shown in materials received and dated 8 January 2015.

CFA 22/JAN/15-e

Location

Pentagon
Arlington, VA
United States

Property
Pentagon Transit Center
Description
Bus bays safety and access improvements
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the proposed infrastructure improvements at the Pentagon Transit Center that include safety, access, and circulation enhancements, and roadway repairs, as shown in materials received and dated 8 December 2014.

CFA 22/JAN/15-f

Location

Observatory Circle, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
United States Naval Observatory
Description
Installation of a perimeter monitoring system
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the proposed final design for the installation of a perimeter monitoring system on perimeter fence and four buildings, as shown in materials received and dated 8 January 2015, provided the new equipment and support structures be painted black to match the existing fence so as to minimize their visibility. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 22/JAN/15-g

Location

14th and D Streets, SW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Bureau of Engraving and Printing, Main Building
Description
Tour and Visitor Center entrance bridge renovation and modernization
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the concept design for rehabilitation and modernization of the 14th Street public tour and visitor entrance and bridge structure, as shown in materials received and dated 8 January 2015. The proposal also includes improvements for a pedestrian plaza at the entrance. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 22/JAN/15-h

Location

1800 F Street, NW, Unit B
Washington, DC
United States

Property
GSA Main Headquarters Building
Description
Signs for retail space tenant facing E Street
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the installation of signs for "Which Wich Superior Sandwiches," a retail space tenant in Unit B of the main headquarters building of the General Services Administration, as shown in materials received and dated 8 January 2015. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 22/JAN/15-i

Location

1800 F Street, NW, Unit C
Washington, DC
United States

Property
GSA Main Headquarters Building
Description
Signs for retail space tenant facing E Street
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the installation of signs for "Greenberry's," a retail space tenant in Unit C of the main headquarters building of the General Services Administration, as shown in materials received and dated 8 January 2015. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 22/JAN/15-j

Location

C & O Canal at 34th Street pedestrian bridge
Washington, DC
United States

Property
C & O Canal National Historical Park
Description
New dock
Review Type
Concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to concept design for proposed temporary wood dock for recreational use along the Canal, as shown in materials received and dated 19 November 2014. Recommend dock be wider than the proposed 6 feet. File new submission of design development and details for review. (Reviewed by the Old Georgetown Board on 4 December 2014.) Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 22/JAN/15-k

Location

Dupont Circle, south side of intersection with Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Two traffic islands south of Dupont Circle in the Connecticut Avenue right-of-way
Description
Construct a small pocket park with special kinetic energy sidewalk pavers
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the construction of a small pocket park with kinetic energy generating sidewalk pavers on two traffic islands south of Dupont Circle at the Connecticut Avenue intersection, as shown in materials received and dated 16 December and 17 December 2014. Final design conforms with the approved concept submission. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 22/JAN/15-l

Location

5601 East Capitol Street, SE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
DC Scholars Public Charter School (former Shadd Elementary School)
Description
Building renovation and additions
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the proposed additions and alterations, including replacement windows, to the former Shadd Elementary School for the DC Scholars Public Charter School, as shown in materials received and dated 6 January 2015. Final design conforms with the approved concept submission.

CFA 22/JAN/15-m

Location

2701 Naylor Road, SE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Stanton Elementary School
Description
Building rehabilitation, alterations, and additions
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for the building rehabilitation, alterations, and additions proposed in the Phase I and 2 modernization projects for the Stanton Elementary School, which includes a new rear classroom wing, as shown in materials received and dated 8 January 2015. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 22/JAN/15-n

Location

3200 6th Street, SE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School
Description
Entrance vestibule, canopy, equipment screen, and ramp
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the concept design for a new entrance vestibule, canopy, equipment screen, and access ramp at the main building entrance to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School, as shown in materials received and dated 8 January 2015. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 22/JAN/15-o

Location

1730 R Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
John W. Ross Elementary School
Description
Window replacement
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for replacement windows on the John W. Ross Elementary School building, as shown in materials received and dated 8 January 2015. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 22/JAN/15-p

Location

4300 Arkansas Avenue, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Twin Oaks Community Garden at Upshur Recreation Center
Description
Community garden with structures
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the proposed Twin Oaks Community Garden at the Upshur Recreation Center, as shown in materials received and dated 24 November 2014. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 22/JAN/15-q

Location

1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
John A. Wilson Building
Description
Rooftop solar panel array
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the installation of a ballasted solar panel array on the roof of the John A. Wilson Building, as shown in materials received and dated 9 January 2015. (Submitted under case number SL 15-043.) Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 22/JAN/15-r

Location

5720 New Hampshire Avenue, NE (corner of New Hampshire and South Dakota Avenues)
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Fort Circle Park, Reservation 497, between Fort Slocum Park and Fort Totten Park
Description
New memorial park to honor the victims of the 2009 Metrorail Red Line accident
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

Project approved by delegation. See letter dated 8 December 2014. Final design conforms with the previous recommendations of the Commission.

CFA 22/JAN/15-s

Location

5200 2nd Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Washington Latin Public Charter School (former Rudolph Elementary School)
Description
Gymnasium addition (Phase II)
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

Project approved by delegation. See letter dated 16 January 2015. Final design conforms with the previous recommendations of the Commission.