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7/25/22- Historic Landmarks Commission Hearing Agenda

Public Hearing
Regularly scheduled Historic Landmarks Commission Hearings are the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month.
1:30 pm 3:30 pm

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1.  (1:30-1:35) 

Items of Interest

2. (1:35-3:35)

WORK SESSION - South Portland Historic District Design Guidelines 

CITY CONTACT: Brandon Spencer-Hartle, BPS, 503-823-4641

This is a work session on the Proposed Draft South Portland Historic District Design Guidelines. No public testimony will be taken.

EA 22-151487 DA – Alterations to the existing N. Portland Branch of the Multco Public Library 


APPLICANT: Tyler Nishitani (Lever Architecture)

SITE: 512 N Killingsworth Street

CITY CONTACT: Art Graves, BDS, 503-865-6517

DAR for proposed renovations and modernizations to the North Portland Branch of the Multnomah County Public Library, a contributing resource in the Piedmont Conservation District. Alterations include a new Black Cultural Center at the south-east corner of the building (facing N Commercial Ave) and a new staff addition to be located at the south-west corner of the existing building. Both additions are proposed to be single story with a combined square footage of approximately 1,500 sf. The Black Cultural Center is proposed to be clad in dark brick, the staff addition in metal panel.

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.

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