5/13/24 - 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. (1:30-1:45)

Items of Interest

2. (1:45-3:15)

LU 24-015652 HRM - Veterans Memorial Coliseum

City Contact Tanya Paglia, BDS, 503-865-6518, tanya.paglia@portlandoregon.gov

Applicant: Jennifer Marsicek | Scot Edwards Architecture

Site: 300 N Ramsay Way

Type III Historic Resource Review hearing for a proposal to make exterior alterations to the Veterans Memorial Coliseum, an individually listed landmark built in 1959. Exterior Improvements include a new generator enclosure, reconfiguration of the north stage lot, three new egress stairs on west berm, egress pedestrian connection to the right of way, landscaping improvements, stair and parking area lighting, new fencing, etc. Modifications to zoning standards are requested including: Required Building Lines (33.510.215), Ground Floor Windows (33.510.220), Ground Floor Active Uses (33.510.225.C.2), On-site location and size of vehicle areas (33.266.130.C1), Parking Area Interior Landscaping (33.266.130.G3), Pedestrian Standards-Connections (33.130.240.B.1(2)).

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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