Board or Committee Meeting
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Agenda

AGENDA

EIGHT HUNDRED AND SEVENTH MEETING

CITY OF LAUREL HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION  

TUESDAY – JANUARY 16, 2018 – REGULAR

 

PLEASE NOTE: If you wish to be heard at this meeting, and you are not an applicant, please sign the speaker list provided on the table at the side of the room.

 

1.       Roll Call.

2.      Approval of the Minutes for the Regular HDC meeting held on December 19, 2017.

3.      HDC 041-2018 for 595 Main Street, submitted by Chantell Doxie, requesting approval to install one (1) wooden burgundy, cream and black 12 x 96 sign reading “R.A.H. Hair Studio to front of property and one (1) vinyl white 40 x 16 window graphics signage to read “235A R.A.H. Hair Studio” and business hours and contact information.

4.      HDC 042-2018 for 310 Fourth Street, submitted by Michael and Cheryl Dyer, requesting approval to replace gutters and downspouts with single style white 6’’ gutters and 3 x 4’’ downspouts. Current gutters are white however, there are (3) three different styles. This request if approved will make it all one style.

5.      HDC 044-2018 for 324 Montgomery Street, submitted by Douglas and Susan Hayes, requesting approval to remove large pecan tree in backyard, currently its partially dead and in decline. Will replant another tree in its place, type undetermined at this time.

6.      A tax credit request for 324 Montgomery Street, submitted by Douglas and Susan Hayes  for replace roofing shingles and rotted decking using GAF 50 year rated shingles and new plywood respectively- approved Certificate of Approval HDC 010-2018. The cost for this work was $19,562.55, proof of payment is $19,562.55 and the tax credit requested amount is $1,956.25.

7.      A tax credit request for 331 Prince George Street, submitted by Donald and Kathleen Dalphonse  for replacing roof- approved Certificate of Approval HDC 027-2018. The cost for this work was $17,469.77, proof of payment is $17,469.77 and the tax credit requested amount is $1,746.97.

Staff Approvals:

HDC 045-2018 for 1110 Montgomery Street submitted by Lisa Everett, requesting approval to repair brick chimney point up from roofline with “in kind” brick color.    

HDC 046-2018 for 708 Main Street submitted by Patricia Haag, requesting approval to replace roof with “in kind” tan/brown color.   

HDC 047-2018 for 710 Main Street submitted by Patricia Haag, requesting approval to replace roof with “in kind” tan/brown color.   

7.    Election of Chairman

8.    Election of Vice-Chairman

9.    New Business- 22 Post Office Avenue

10.  Adjourn

Minutes

MINUTES EIGHT HUNDRED AND SEVENTH MEETING

CITY OF LAUREL HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION

TUESDAY- JANUARY 16, 2018- REGULAR

 

Convened: 7:02 PM                             Adjourned 7:31 PM

 

 

Commissioners Present:                    Staff Present:

                                                                    Brooke Quillen, HDC Coordinator

Michael Leszcz, Council President        Christian Pulley, ECD Director

Douglas Hayes, Chairman                            

Robert Kluckhuhn, Vice-Chairman

Karen Lubieniecki                              

Marlene Frazier

Margie McCeney

         

Commissioners Absent: None

 

Citizens Present:  Approximately 5

 

Chairman Hayes called the meeting to order at 7:02, read the Opening Statement and asked for a roll call. Six commissioners answered present, constituting a quorum.

 

 Chairman Hayes asked if there were corrections or comments regarding the Minutes from the Regular HDC meeting held on December 19, 2017.  There were no comments or corrections.

On a motion by Ms. McCeney, seconded by Ms. Lubieniecki, the Minutes were approved as written, on five affirmative votes with Mr. Kluckhuhn abstaining.

 

  HDC 041-2018 for 595 Main Street, the applicant, Chantell Doxie, requesting approval to install (1) one wooden burgundy, cream and black 12 x 96 sign reading “R.A.H. Hair Studio to front of property and (1) one vinyl white 40 x 16 window graphics signage to read “235A R.A.H. Hair Studio” and business hours and contact information.

The applicant was present and gave a brief overview of her business.

On a motion by Ms. Lubieniecki, seconded by Mr. Kluckhuhn, the certificate was approved on a unanimous vote.

 

  HDC 042-2018 for 310 Fourth Street, the applicant, Michael and Cheryl Dyer, requesting approval to replace gutters and downspouts with single style white 6’’ gutters and 3 x 4’’ downspouts. Current gutters are white however, there are (3) three different styles. This request if approved will make it all one style.

The applicant gave an overview of the request.

On a motion by Mr. Kluckhuhn, seconded by Ms. Frazier, the certificate was approved on a unanimous vote.

 

Mr. Hayes recused himself from the Council Chambers stand and turned the gavel over to the Vice-Chairman, Robert Kluckhuhn.

 

HDC 044-2018 for 324 Montgomery Street, submitted by Douglas and Susan Hayes, requesting approval to remove large pecan tree in backyard, currently its partially dead and in decline. The applicant will replant another tree in its place, type undetermined at this time.

On a motion by Ms. Lubieniecki, seconded by Ms. Frazier, was approved on a unanimous vote.

 

A tax credit request for 324 Montgomery Street, submitted by Douglas and Susan Hayes for replace roofing shingles and rotted decking using GAF 50 year rated shingles and new plywood respectively- approved Certificate of Approval HDC 010-2018. The cost for this work was $19,562.55, proof of payment is $19,562.55 and the tax credit requested amount is $1,956.25.

On a motion by Ms. McCeney, seconded by Ms. Lubieniecki, the certificate was approved on a unanimous vote.

 

Chairman Hayes returned to the Council Chambers stand and received the gavel.

 

A tax credit request for 331 Prince George Street, submitted by Donald and Kathleen Dalphonse  for replacing roof- approved Certificate of Approval HDC 027-2018. The cost for this work was $17,469.77, proof of payment is $17,469.77 and the tax credit requested amount is $1,746.97.   

On a motion by Mr. Kluckhuhn, seconded by Ms. Lubieniecki, the certificate was approved on a unanimous vote.

 

Chairman Hayes asked if there were any comments or questions regarding staff approvals approvals and there were none.

 

Nominations were made for Chairman and Vice-Chairman for the year 2018. Ms. Lubieniecki nominated Doug Hayes for Chairman and Mr. Kluckhuhn seconded. Chairman Hayes nominated Robert Kluckhuhn for Vice-Chairman and Ms. McCeney seconded.

 

Chairman Hayes asked for new business and the Commission discussed 22 Post Office Avenue. Staff informed the Commission a letter was sent requesting the owner to submit an application for the recent painting to the exterior building.

 

A brief discussion was held regarding the Gude Mansion, which was recently purchased by the CRA. Councilman Leszcz asked staff to provide a list of structures that might be considered historically significant for the Commission to review.

 

Meeting Adjourned at 7:31 PM.   

 

 

Minutes Approved __________      Date _________

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