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Last updated: 07/07/2017 - 3:41pm

Boston Landmarks Commission Hearing 7/25/2017

The commission will hold its monthly public design review hearing on Tuesday, July 25, 2017.
USE CONGRESS STREET AS AN ENTRANCE/EXIT AFTER 5:30 P.M. 
The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Design Review - 4:00 p.m.

    17.1522.247    Industrial School for Girls
    Applicant: Lauren Cronin, Viewpoint Sign and Awning
    Proposed work: Installation of an Epiphany School sign

    17.1453.143    Batterymarch Building
    Applicant: Lauren Cronin, Viewpoint Sign and Awning
    Proposed work: Installation of a Dunkin Donuts blade sign

    16.229.28        BYMCU
    Applicant: Mr. William Grogan, St. Francis House/The Planning Office for Urban Affairs
    Proposed work: Installation of larger door opening on Tamworth façade and accessibility ramp

    17.1515.214    Blessed Sacrament Church
    Applicant: Richard Youngstrom, Artist
    Proposed work: Installation of mosaic art pieces onto planters and steps

    18.006.229      Charles River Esplanade
    Applicant: Tani Marinovich, Esplanade Association
    Proposed work: Installation of a Bowker Mural

    17.1400.18      William Monroe Trotter House
    Applicant: Tony Tran, Contractor
    Proposed work: Replacement in kind of rear porch

  2. Administrative Review/Approval

    ► Applicants whose projects are listed under this heading NEED NOT APPEAR at the hearing. Please see agenda for details. If you have any questions, please contact staff at 617-635-3850 or BLC@boston.gov

    16.229.28        BYMCU
    Applicant: Mr. William Grogan, St. Francis House/The Planning Office for Urban Affairs
    Proposed work: Extension of previously approved work

    17.1467.BSR   466 Commonwealth Avenue
    Proposed work: At side elevation replace four aluminum 1/1 eighth-floor windows with wood 1/1 windows

    17.1521.73      Theodore Parker Unitarian Church
    Applicant: David Gallogly, Theodore Parker Church
    Proposed work: Installation of a plumbing pipe and a ventilation pipe on the roof; restoration of leaded glass windows in the kitchen

    17.1525.142    Olmsted Park
    Applicant: Margaret Dyson, Boston Parks and Recreation Department
    Proposed work: Site improvements, including pruning, invasive species removal, and plantings, as well as repair and selective replacement of granite treads

    18.005.04        Boston Common
    Applicant: Robert Rottenbucher, Boston Parks and Recreation Department
    Proposed work: Installation of an irrigation system along two sections of the Common

  3. Business Hearing - 6:00 PM

    1. Discussion and Vote on Design Review Applications

    2. Review and ratification of 07/11/2017 meeting minutes

    3. Property Updates and Staff Reports

  4. Projected Adjournment - 7:00 PM