City of Providence

Historic District Commission

Agenda ● February 22, 2021

              Regular Meeting              Virtual Meeting              4:30 PM

                            Virtual Meeting, Providence, RI 02903

              OPENING SESSION

              MINUTES

    Approval of January 25, 2021 Historic District Commission Regular Meeting Minutes

              PROJECT REVIEW

1.              CASE 21.001, 186 CONGRESS AVENUE, Carl E. Carlson House, c1922 (SOUTH ELMWOOD)

The applicant is requesting the following: 1) replace the existing center double hung window with French casement window (same size), East (side) elevation; Infill small window to the north of proposed French casement window; 2) Replace existing double hung window (in-kind). Add an additional matching double hung window. South (rear) elevation.

 

2.              CASE 21.002, 180 ONTARIO STREET, Henry L. Lippitt House, c1910 (SOUTH ELMWOOD)

The applicant is requesting the installation of 15 solar panels to the north (side) elevation and 13 solar panels to the south (side) slopes of the hip roof.

 

3.              CASE 20.120, 545 BROADWAY, Vacant Lot (BROADWAY)

The applicant is requesting construction of a three-story, mixed-use building.

 

4.              CASE 21.009, 59 PARADE STREET, House, c1870 (ARMORY)

The applicant is requesting the removal of 28 existing windows and the installation of insulated replacement units.

 

5.              CASE 21.010, 36 HUDSON STREET, House, c1880 (ARMORY)

The applicant is requesting the replacement of (2) 27"x51" double-hung aluminum windows with new 27"x51" metal-clad double-hung units (north elevation, 3rd floor); Replacement of (2) 32"x51" double-hung aluminum window with new 32"x51" metal-clad double-hung units (east elevation, third floor); Installation of (1) 30"x54" skylight (East slope of roof, NE corner); Replace (1) 29"x39" double-hung aluminum window with new 29"x39" metal-clad double-hung unit. Replace (2) 32"x51" double-hung aluminum windows with new 32"x51" metal-clad double-hung unit (west elevation, 3rd floor). Install (2) 22"x54" skylights (west slope on top of dormer roof); Replace (1) 30"x39" double-hung aluminum window with new 27"x51" metal-clad double-hung unit. Return new window to original location on facade. Replace (1) 27"x51" double-hung aluminum window with new 27"x51" metal-clad double-hung unit; Replace (2) 32"x60" double hung windows with (1) new 32"x33" 'greenhouse' style window unit, and (1) new 68"x45" fixed/DH/fixed mulled unit (South elevation, 2nd & 3rd floors).

 

6.              CASE 21.011, 116 & 118 POWER STREET, Vacant lots (COLLEGE HILL)

The applicant is requesting the new construction of a 5-story approx. 80,000 sq. ft. dormitory.

 

              ADJOURNMENT

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

              All applicants are required to attend or be represented at this meeting.

              This meeting is accessible to all persons.

              Individuals requesting interpreter services must notify the Department of Planning and Development at 401.680.8517 48 hours in advance of the hearing date.

              If you have any questions regarding this meeting contact Jason Martin with the Department of Planning and Development at 401.680.8517 or jmartin@providenceri.com.