Consent Calendar: CFA Meeting — 19 October 2017

CFA 19/OCT/17-a

Location

Five sites in the Golden Triangle BID
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Public space
Description
Temporary installation of five artworks from No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the temporary installation of sculptural artworks at five sites in the Golden Triangle Business Improvement District in association with the exhibition, No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man, at the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Renwick Gallery, as shown in materials received and dated 5 October 2017. The five sites are located at: the corner of Pennsylvania Avenue and I Street, NW; 900 Block of 19th Street, NW; corner of 18th and I Street, NW; Connecticut Avenue median at K Street, NW; and 1700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW. The artworks will be on public view from March 2018 to the end of the year. (See case number CFA 19/OCT/17-b, for one installation in Murrow Park) Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/OCT/17-b

Location

Pennsylvania Avenue at 18th Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Murrow Park (Reservation 31)
Description
Temporary installation of an artwork from No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the temporary installation of sculptural artworks in Murrow Park in association with the exhibition, No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man, at the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Renwick Gallery, as shown in materials received and dated 5 October 2017. The artworks will be on public view from March 2018 to the end of the year. (See case number CFA 19/OCT/17-a for five other sites in the Golden Triangle) Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/OCT/17-c

Location

1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
USDA Headquarters / Whitten Building
Description
Perimeter security for the north entry court
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for the installation of three retractable bollards in each of the two driveways from Jefferson Drive to the north entry court of the USDA headquarters in the Whitten Building, as shown in materials received and dated 5 October 2017. This partial security project is in conformance with the approved concept design for the overall perimeter security for the Whitten Building (see case number CFA 15/MAY/14-1). Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/OCT/17-d

Location

Boundary Channel Drive
Arlington, VA
United States

Property
Pentagon
Description
Corridor 8 Entrance Pedestrian Access Control Point (PACP)
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the concept design for a new permanent Corridor 8 Entrance Pedestrian Access Control Point (PACP) on the northeast side of the Pentagon, as shown in materials received and dated 5 October, 2017. Refer to Virginia State Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/OCT/17-e

Location

801 Mount Vernon Place, NW (Mount Vernon Sq. at Massachusetts and New York Aves.)
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Carnegie Library
Description
Building rehabilitation and site improvements
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the rehabilitation of and site improvements for the Carnegie Library, as shown in materials received and dated 5 October, provided that the Commission is consulted in determining the final balance and illumination levels of the exterior lighting system. The other components of the final design conform to the previously approved concept design and related recommendations. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/OCT/17-f

Location

2701 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Saint Elizabeths East Campus
Description
Interim parking lot
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the concept plans for the proposed construction of an interim surface parking lot on Parcel 2 (Dorothea Dix Building area) in the St. Elizabeths East Campus for the Entertainment and Sports Arena, as shown in materials received and dated 5 October 2017, provided this interim surface parking lot is removed when additional structured parking facilities are provided as the East Campus is developed. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/OCT/17-g

Location

16th Street at Piney Branch Parkway, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
16th Street Bridge over Piney Branch Parkway
Description
Bridge rehabilitation and new pedestrian safety fences
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for the rehabilitation of the 16th Street Bridge over Piney Branch Parkway, NW, as shown in materials received and dated 5 October 2017. This project includes: the replacement of the ornamental pedestrian safety fences; refurbishment of the existing bridge lighting fixtures; erosion mitigation surrounding the abutments; repairs to the concrete spandrel walls, railings, balusters, and sculpture pedestals; restoration of the bronze tiger sculptures; replacement of the approach timber guardrails; and new storm water bio-retention planters. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/OCT/17-h

Location

10th Street Overlook, southern terminus of 10th Street, SW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Benjamin Banneker Park
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

Project approved by delegation. See letter dated 26 September 2017. Final plans conform to previously approved design with modifications in response to the recommendations of the Commission.