Consent Calendar: CFA Meeting — 18 September 2014

CFA 18/SEP/14-a

United States

Property
Congressional Gold Medal honoring the service of Native American Code Talkers
Description
Design for a gold medal (with silver and bronze duplicates)
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Tribe: Obverse #1, due to the depiction of the code talker receiving information without an emphasis on a firearm as rendered in the other alternatives, but recommend that the fronds in the upper background be incorporated into the border to complete the circular feature. Reverse #1, as the simplest and clearest composition of the alternatives.

CFA 18/SEP/14-b

Location

Arlington, VA
United States

Property
Arlington National Cemetery
Description
Soil, sand, and salt storage facility
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the concept design for a new soil, sand, and salt storage facility at the existing maintenance complex on Patton Drive, as shown in materials received and dated 4 September 2014. The design conforms with the plans and materials of the previously approved additions to the maintenance complex (see CFA 17/OCT/02-4).

CFA 18/SEP/14-c

Location

Constitution Avenue and 12th Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Internal Revenue Service Headquarters
Description
Replacement handrails and access improvements
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the proposed installation of replacement handrails on the exterior stairs and other access improvement to the Internal Revenue Service headquarters building, as shown in materials received and dated 5 September 2014.

CFA 18/SEP/14-d

Location

320 21st Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Harry S Truman Building
Description
Diplomacy Center
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the proposed demolition of a temporary structure and the forecourt of the old War Department building (now a part of the the Harry S Truman Building), as shown in materials received and dated 5 September 2014. Proposal conforms with the previously approved design for the construction of the United States Diplomacy Center (see CFA 15/SEP/11-4). (Submitted under case number SL 14-155.)

CFA 18/SEP/14-e

Location

4000 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
International Chancery Center, Intelsat Headquarters
Description
Building and site alterations
Review Type
Revised concept
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the proposed building and site alterations to the former Intelsat Headquarters building at 4000 Connecticut Avenue, NW, as shown in materials received and dated 8 September 2014. Revisions conform to the Commission's recommendations from the previous review.

CFA 18/SEP/14-f

Location

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

Property
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park
Description
New dock
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Application has been inactive for an extended period of time. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 18/SEP/14-g

Location

South Capitol Street adjacent to the Anacostia Freeway and Suitland Parkway interchange
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Poplar Point Pumping Station
Description
Replacement pumping station-DC Clean Rivers Project
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the Poplar Point Pumping Station, as shown in materials received and dated 5 September 2014. Design conforms to the recommendations the Commission made during the concept review.

CFA 18/SEP/14-h

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
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the concept 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 5 September 2014. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 18/SEP/14-i

Location

5171 South Dakota Avenue, NE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Community College of D.C. - Bertie Backus campus
Description
Auditorium renovation
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for the proposed renovation of the auditorium at the former Bertie Backus Junior High School for the Community College of the District of Columbia, as shown in materials received and dated 27 August 2014. Project conforms to details of previously approved submissions for Phases 1, 2, and 3 of the building renovation project. (see CFA 15/MAY/14-f)

CFA 18/SEP/14-j

Location

2110 L Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
D.C. Department of Fire & Emergency Services- Temporary firehouse for FEMS Engine Company #1 (West End)
Description
Building renovation, modernization, and alterations
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for a temporary FEMS Engine Company #1 West End Firehouse to be placed in the north yard of the Stevens School, as shown in materials received and dated 4 September 2014. The temporary structure will be removed once the replacement West End Firehouse, located at 23rd and M Streets, NW in Square 50, is completed (see CFA 16/MAY/13-3). Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 18/SEP/14-k

Location

1230 Sumner Road, SE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Barry Farm Recreation Center
Description
Retaining wall for soccer field
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for a new retaining wall for the soccer field at the new Barry Farm Recreation Center at 1230 Sumner Road, SE, as shown in materials received and dated 5 September 2014. Design conforms to previously approved concept design (see CFA 19/JAN/12-j) and current submission of final overall design (CFA 18/SEP/14-l). (Submitted under case number SL 14-158.) Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 18/SEP/14-l

Location

1230 Sumner Road, SE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Barry Farm Recreation Center
Description
New recreation center and site modifications
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the new Barry Farm Recreation Center at 1230 Sumner Road, SE, as shown in materials received and dated 4 September 2014. Design conforms to previously approved concept design. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 18/SEP/14-m

Location

800 Ridge Road, SE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Ridge Road Community Center
Description
New community and recreation center
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the new Ridge Road Community Center and site improvements, as shown in materials received and dated 4 September 2014. Design conforms to previously approved concept design.

CFA 18/SEP/14-n

Location

4130 Albemarle Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Bernard T. Janney Elementary School
Description
Building addition
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to final design for a six-classroom addition to the Janney Elementary School, as shown in materials received and dated 4 September 2014. Design conforms to the previously approved concept. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 18/SEP/14-o

Location

4601 Texas Avenue, SE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Plummer Elementary School
Description
Building modernization, Phase 1
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final 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 5 September 2014. Project conforms to previously approved concept design.

CFA 18/SEP/14-p

Location

1250 Constitution Avenue, NE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Maury Elementary School
Description
Playground improvements
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for the playground improvements at Maury Elementary School as shown in materials received and dated 15 July 2014.

CFA 18/SEP/14-q

Location

3219 O Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Hyde-Addison Elementary School
Description
Replacement doors, temporary ADA ramp
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the issuance of the permit for the proposed replacement of metal doors at building entrances with solid wood paneled doors and for the temporary ADA ramp to be erected at the west entrance to the Hyde Elementary School until a permanent design has been submitted to and approved by the Commission, as shown in materials received and dated 9 September 2014. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 18/SEP/14-r

Location

3219 O Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Hyde-Addison Elementary School
Description
Addition and site work
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

Returned without Action. Application has been inactive for an extended period of time. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office. (OG 14-020, HPA 14-024)

CFA 18/SEP/14-s

Location

1250 Constitution Avenue, NE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Maury Elementary School
Description
Rooftop mechanical equipment
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for the installation of a small HVAC unit on the roof to the one story connecter between the 1886 building and the 1961 addition at Maury Elementary School, as shown in materials received and dated 11 September 2014.