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Last updated: 05/04/2017 - 2:28pm

Boston Landmarks Commission Hearing 5/23/2017

The commission will hold its monthly public design review hearing on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.
USE CONGRESS STREET AS AN ENTRANCE/EXIT AFTER 5:30 P.M. 
The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Design Review - 5:00 p.m.

    5:00 p.m.
    17.1144.12     Commercial Wharf

    Applicant: Martin R. Peal
    Proposed work: Installation of balcony and door opening

    5:15 p.m.
    16.1445.223    Christian Science Complex (Mass. Ave. Plaza)

    Applicant: Robert A. Herlinger, The First Church of Christ, Scientist
    Proposed work: Massachusetts Avenue Plaza renovation

  2. Administrative Review/Approval

    17.1050.109    Trinity Church
    Applicant: Carl Jay, Shawmut Design and Construction
    Proposed work: Exterior envelope repairs, including masonry restoration, selective replacement of roof features, window restoration, and lighting replacement

    17.1052.238    Epiphany School, Inc.
    Applicant: John H. Finley, IV
    Proposed work: Revision of walkway previously approved by Commission

    17.1143.66      Blackstone Block (Bostonian Hotel)
    Applicant: Ricardo M. Sousa, Sprint Spectrum LP
    Proposed work: Installation of three panel antennas and three remote radio head units

    17.1184.240    Symphony Hall
    Applicant: Ray Porfilio, Epstein Joslin Architects
    Proposed work: Replacement in kind of a mechanical system, including chiller and cooling tower

    17.1196.66      Blackstone Block (Union Oyster House)
    Applicant: Daniel Murray, Project Manager
    Proposed work: Selective repair of brick and lintels, and in-kind window replacement

    17.1197.142    Emerald Necklace
    Applicant: Jeffrey Harris, Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
    Proposed work: Replacement of traffic signs removed during previous construction

  3. Business Hearing - 6:00 p.m.

    6:00 p.m.
    1. Discussion and Vote on Design Review Applications

    6:10 p.m.
    2. Review and ratification of 04/25/2017 hearing minutes

    6:15 p.m.
    3. Review and vote on National Register Nominations

    Columbia Road-Bellevue Historic District
    Old Quincy Grammar School, Chinatown

    4. Demolition Delay Hearing: 815 East Fifth and 812 East Sixth, South Boston
    Application withdrawn at applicant's request
    Application # 17.1080D2182
    Applicant: Theodore Touloukian
    Re: Review of proposed demolition of single-story warehouse at 815 East Fifth and 812 East Sixth in South Boston

    5.   Demolition Delay Hearing: 145R Stoughton Street, Dorchester
    Application withdrawn at applicant's request
    Application # 17.1079D2181
    Applicant: Richard C. Lynds
    Re: Review of proposed demolition of carriage house at 145R Stoughton in Dorchester

    6:30 p.m.
    6. Article 85 Demolition Delay Violation

    210 Endicott Street, North End, demolished without Article 85 approval

    7:00 p.m.
    7.  Property Updates and Staff Reports

  4. Projected Adjournment - 7:30 p.m.