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Bay State Road/Back Bay West Area Architectural Conservation District Commission

The commission will hold its monthly public hearing on Tuesday, December 13, 2016

(Use Congress Street as an entrance and exit at City Hall after 5:30 p.m.)

The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Review and Ratification of 9/13/2016 Public Hearing Minutes
  2. Design Review Hearing

    17.628 BSR 225 Bay State Road

    Applicant: Trustees of Boston University

    Proposed Work: Renovate and rehabilitate existing building: clean and restore exterior masonry; replace existing slate roof in-kind; construct one-story addition at rear elevation; and modify door threshold at Granby Street entrance.

  3. Administrative Review/Approval

    17.599 BSR 486 Commonwealth Avenue

    Replace existing twelve (12’) foot by two (2’) foot wall sign with a new twelve (12’) foot by two (2’) foot aluminum sign below front façade’s first story bay window.

    17.627 BSR 475 Commonwealth Avenue

    At side copper-clad addition, replace existing EPDM roof with new EPDM roof, insulation, and copper flashing; replace existing windows in-kind; replace existing copper siding in-kind; add new gutter and downspout; and add new stucco coating over existing concrete.

    17.564 BSR 479 Commonwealth Avenue

    At front façade replace existing deteriorated wood entry door in-kind.

  4. Projected Adjournment: 6 p.m.