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I. CALL TO ORDER
II. ROLL CALL AND DETERMINATION OF QUORUM
III. APPROVAL OF MINUTES
Historic District Commission Updates to Window Replacement Policies and Guidelines
V. ACTION ITEMS
VI. CONTINUED APPLICATIONS
C-1. Application of Mr. William and Mrs. Lisa Ruh, 88 Washington Street, Plat 12, Lot 46, for conceptual approval to relocate existing building west, closer to existing front property line. Demolish existing addition- historic (contributing) portion of existing building to remain. Add hyphen. Conceptual approval to construct new single family residence.
Application continued to April 20, 2021 HDC meeting at request of applicant. A special meeting date will be set at the April 20, 2021 meeting.
Additional Information submitted for February 2021 meeting
Additional Information submitted for February 2021 meeting part 2
Modified scope of work for February meeting
Exhibit B Part 1 Submitted at February HDC meeting
Exhibit B Part 2 Submitted at February HDC meeting
C-2. Application of EPC Family Article II Trust, 5 Ocean Lawn Lane, Plat 34, Lot 237, for permission to infill both north and south ends of breezeway and minor fenestration changes. Create new roofline at sun room and install new transom windows. Build addition to extend breakfast room to east. All materials and details will match existing in scale and proportion. This application has been continued to the May 18, 2021 HDC meeting at the request of the applicant.
C-3. Application of Ms. Joy Scott, 12 Battery Street, Plat 12, Lot 250, for permission to replace windows. This application has been continued to the May 18, 2021 HDC meeting at the request of the applicant.
Additional Information for December meeting
C-4. Application of Mr. Luther E. Birdzell Revocable Trust, 51 Prairie Avenue, Plat 23, Lot 161, for permission to replace 6 individual windows. This application has been withdrawn at the request of the applicant.
Additional Information for February Meeting
C-5. Application of Mr. Victor and Mrs. Candice Sandman, 15 Sherman Street, Plat 21, Lot 46, for permission to construct second floor addition at East elevation. This application has been continued to the May 18, 2021 HDC meeting at the request of the applicant.
Letter from Abutter
VII. NEW APPLICATIONS
The Historic District Commission features 9 members appointed by the City Council to three-year staggered terms.
Meetings are held the third Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in City Hall.
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