Consent Calendar: CFA Meeting — 19 September 2019

CFA 19/SEP/19-a

Location

Memorial Amphitheater
Arlington, VA
United States

Property
Arlington National Cemetery
Description
Temporary universal access ramp
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the installation of a temporary universal access ramp on the southwest side of the Memorial Amphitheater, as shown in materials received and dated 5 September 2019. It is understood that this temporary ramp will stay in place until a design for a permanent access ramp is developed. Refer to the Virginia State Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/SEP/19-b

Location

South Washington Boulevard (Rt. 27)
Arlington, VA
United States

Property
Pentagon Reservation, northwest sector adjacent to the Remote Delivery Facility
Description
New Heliport Control Tower and Fire Day Station
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the concept design for a new combined heliport control tower and fire day station building on the north Mall Terrace side of the Pentagon. Recommend color option B for the framing of the windows and doors, and for the apparatus doors, as shown in materials received and dated 14 August 2019. Refer to the Virginia State Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/SEP/19-c

Location

4th Street & Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
East Building
Description
Replacement skylights, new egress doors, security cameras, and other minor modifications
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for modifications to the East Building of the National Gallery of Art that include: refurbishment of the skylights; installation of new accessible doors and egress doors at the existing public entrances; installation of eight poles with security cameras; and installation of exhaust vents for a new gas line to the museum's central heating plant, as shown in materials received and dated 5 September 2019. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/SEP/19-d

Location

17th and K Streets, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Farragut Square (Reservation 12)
Description
Temporary installation of a public artwork
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the temporary installation of a public artwork titled The Winter Arc, by architect Todd Ray, as shown in materials received and dated 5 September 2019. The artwork will be on public view from February to May 2020. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/SEP/19-e

Location

2201 C Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Harry S. Truman Building (Department of State)
Description
Three building identification signs
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for the installation of three building identification signs at the Harry S. Truman Building (Department of State Headquarters), as shown in materials received and dated 31 July 2019. The proposed new signs conform to the standard design for building identification signs in the GSA/National Capital Region First Impressions Sign Program, approved in November 2010 (see case number: CFA 18/NOV/10-5). Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/SEP/19-f

Location

1900 E Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Theodore Roosevelt Building (Office of Personnel Management)
Description
Installation of retractable and fixed bollards, a guard booth, and landscape improvements
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the proposed final plans for the installation of retractable and fixed bollards, a replacement guard booth, and landscape improvements at the 19th Street garage entrance to the Theodore Roosevelt Building (Office of Personnel Management) as shown in materials received and dated 31 July 2019. The new bollards will replace the existing lift-plate wedge barrier in the driveway entrance to the building's parking garage. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/SEP/19-g

Location

Department of Homeland Security, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
St. Elizabeths West Campus
Description
Installation of interpretive wayside signs
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for the installation of five interpretive wayside signs on the St. Elizabeths West Campus, located at 2700 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SE, as shown in materials received and dated 3 September 2019. This is the first group of wayside sign installations that will be part of a larger interpretive sign program for the West Campus to fulfill a mitigation measure in the 2008 Programmatic Agreement for the redevelopment of the campus as the headquarters of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/SEP/19-h

Location

Department of Homeland Security, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
St. Elizabeths West Campus
Description
Concrete formliner cladding on the highway-facing retaining wall of Shepherd Parkway
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for the installation of concrete formliner cladding of simulated stacked stone on the I-295 highway-facing retaining walls of the Shepherd Parkway access road to the St. Elizabeths West Campus, as shown in materials received and dated 3 September 2019. The new facing material will match as closely as possible the existing stacked stone facing found on retaining walls elsewhere on the campus. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/SEP/19-i

Location

1700 G Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Headquarters Building
Description
Retail tenant sign for "Book Arts"
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final plans for a retail tenant sign for "Book Arts," as shown in materials received and dated 5 September 2019. Sign conforms to previously approved tenant sign program (see case number CFA 15/FEB/18-o). Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/SEP/19-j

Location

2634 Adams Mill Road, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Walter Pierce Park
Description
Playground renovation and new toilet structure
Review Type
Final
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for improvements to Walter Pierce Park, as shown in materials received and dated 5 September 2019. The project includes the replacement of the playground equipment, stabilization of the hillside, and the installation of a small public toilet structure. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/SEP/19-k

Location

801 26th Street, NE
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Browne Education Campus
Description
Replacement access ramp
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the installation of a replacement access ramp at the main entrance to the Browne Education Campus, as shown in materials received and dated 5 September 2019. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/SEP/19-l

Location

4301 13th Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Roosevelt High School
Description
New universal access ramp to the sports field
Review Type
Final
Recommendation

No objection to the final design for the installation of a new universal access ramp to the sports field at Roosevelt High School, as shown in materials received and dated 5 September 2019. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/SEP/19-m

Location

225 7th St SE, Washington, DC 20003
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Eastern Market
Description
Building identification and wayfinding signs
Review Type
Concept
Recommendation

No objection to the proposed concept design for new building identification and wayfinding signs on the north and south facades of Eastern Market, as shown in materials received and dated 5 September 2019. Recommend option 3 for the sign over the door and two banners flanking the main entry on the east side of the building, as shown in supplemental materials received and dated 16 September 2019. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.

CFA 19/SEP/19-n

Location

3050 R Street, NW
Washington, DC
United States

Property
Jackson Art Center
Description
Demolish and reconstruct site walls
Review Type
Revised permit
Previous Review
Recommendation

No objection to issuance of a revised permit for repairs to existing chimneys and reconstruction of upper portions of the brick site walls to a modified height of 4'-2" utilizing brick salvaged from the previously demolished wall, per supplemental drawings received 16 August 2019, PROVIDED any new brick required matches the existing in size, color, and texture and a mortar mock-up for Old Georgetown Board review is completed prior to construction using the historic mortar analysis as a basis for mortar composition and color. Note: Any subsequent modifications to the approved design, including those made during DCRA technical review, must be re-submitted to the Commission for approval prior to issuance of permit. Refer to DC Historic Preservation Office.