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2/27/23 - 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)

LU 22-213205 HR: Duniway School

APPLICANT: Steve Simonson, Portland Public Schools

SITE: 7700 SE Reed College Place

CITY CONTACT:  Hillary Adam, BDS, 503-823-8953

Type III Historic Resource Review for exterior alterations to the Duniway Elementary School including: replacement of original tile roof with same; replacement of original cast stone balustrade with new constructed of GFRC to match, relocation of conductor heads and removal of portions of cast stone cornice to accommodate relocation, replacement of metal caps and copper ridge hips with same, installation of new copper ladder chutes and new steel ladders, reconfiguration of a ramp and construction of a metal enclosure for trash at the NE corner, and replacement of an existing security fence with a new no-climb fence.

EA 22-184037 DA – Redevelopment of Jefferson High School buildings and site 


APPLICANT: Becca Cavell | Bora Architecture 

SITE: 5210 N Kerby Ave

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

DAR for proposed redevelopment of the Jefferson High School buildings and campus located in the Piedmont Conservation District. Proposed alterations include either complete or partial demolition of the existing contributing buildings and site amenities: track, fields, parking areas, etc. to be replaced with new buildings, track, fields, parking areas, etc. The following Modifications are anticipated but, due to schematic drawings, additional Modifications may be identified:

  1. Setback – Minimum (33.150.215).
  2. Setback – Maximum (33.150.215).
  3. Transit Street Main Entrance (33.150.265).
  4. Parking area setbacks and landscaping (33.266.130.G).
  5. Recreational Fields (33.279.040).
  6. Superblocks (33.293).

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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