AGENDA
LANDMARK COMMISSION
REGULAR MEETING

4:00 p.m. Monday, November 2, 2020
City Council Chambers, 2nd Floor of City Hall
823 Rosenberg, Galveston, Texas

In order to advance the public health goal of limiting face-to-face meetings (also called “social distancing”) to slow the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the meeting will be held by videoconference and there will be no public access to the location described above. 

Public Comment can be submitted on-line: https://forms.galvestontx.gov/Forms/PublicComment or by calling 409-797-3665.


1.

Call Meeting to Order

2.

Attendance

3.

Conflict of Interest

4.

Approval of Minutes: October 19, 2020

5.

Meeting Format (Staff)

6.

Public Comment

Members of the public may submit a public comment using the web link below. All comments submitted prior to the meeting will be provided to the Landmark Commission.

https://forms.galvestontx.gov/Forms/PublicComment

  1. Agenda Items
  2. Non-Agenda Items

7.

New Business and Associated Public Hearings

A.

20LC-070 (2217 Strand / Avenue B) Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness for a wall mural. Property is legally described as M. B. Menard Survey, Lots 1 through 5, Block 622, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Sheridan Mitchell Lorenz, Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation Property Owner: Mitchell Historic Properties, Inc.

B.

20LC-071 (2111 Strand / Avenue B) Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness for modifications to the structure including replacement of cast iron elements. Property is legally described as M.B. Menard Survey, East 13-8 feet of Lot 4 and West 14-4 Feet of Lot 5 (4-2), Block 621, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Chris Arneson, Building Galveston, Inc. Property Owners: Peter and Taryn Van Hengstrum

Documents:
  1. 20LC-071 PKT.pdf
8.

Discussion and Action Items


9.

Adjournment

I certify that the above Notice of Meeting was posted in a place convenient to the public in compliance with Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code on October 28, 2020 at 5:00 P.M.

Prepared by: Karen White Signature Karen White, Planning Technician
                               

Note: An aggrieved applicant must file a letter requesting an appeal to the Historic Preservation Officer within 10 days of the rendition of the Commission's decision.

IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA), PERSONS IN NEED OF A SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHALL, WITHIN THREE (3) DAYS PRIOR TO ANY PROCEEDING, CONTACT THE CITY SECRETARIES OFFICE, SUITE 201, 823 ROSENBERG, GALVESTON, TEXAS 77550 (409-797-3510).

MEMBERS OF CITY COUNCIL MAY BE ATTENDING AND PARTICIPATING IN THIS MEETING