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3/4/21 - Historic Landmarks Commission/Design Commission Combined Hearing Agenda

Public Hearing
Regularly scheduled Historic Landmarks Commission Hearings are the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month.



1.  (1:30- 2:00)

Items of Interest - City Attorney Legal Refresher

2.  (2:10-5:10)

EA 21-007685 DA (DZ) - Earthquake Ready Burnside Bridge - Bridge Type Selection

EA 21-007324 (HLC) - Earthquake Ready Burnside Bridge - Bridge Type Selection

This is a joint DAR with the Design Commission and Historic Landmarks Commission to provide Commission input on the potential bridge type(s) for an anticipated seismically resilient replacement for the historic Burnside Bridge. Multiple options will be presented for feedback and discussion across the three separate spans of the bridge. The Historic Landmarks Commission has purview within the Skidmore Old Town Historic District (from the seawall, westward) and the Design Commission has purview in the Design overlay zone (from the seawall, eastward). 

Please Keep in mind

  • The agenda is subject to change.

  • Agenda items may be rescheduled.

  • Times are estimates only and agenda item times may change.

  • Projects are reviewed in the order listed with a 10 minute break between agenda items.

  • All continuances and reschedules are requested by the applicant, unless otherwise noted.

The Bureau of Development Services is committed to providing equal access to information and hearings.  To request an accommodation or alternative format of communication, please contact us no later than five business days prior to the hearing at 503-823-7300 (TTY 503-823-6868).  Note that Zoom automated captions are used for hearings and may not be as accurate as live captioning; a corrected closed-caption transcript of the meeting may be requested by contacting the BDS Hearings Clerk at