Monday Preservation Board Meeting: 1 Soulard & 2 Fox Park Appeals

lacledesepiaComments may be submitted up to an hour before each Board meeting and will be presented to the Board and entered in the meeting record. Email comments to Adona Buford, Preservation Board Secretary at buforda@stlouis-mo.gov

4 pm Monday, January 27, 2020
St. Louis City Preservation Board
Room 2000, 1520 Market, City Hall West
Open to the Public

Online City Calendar Notice (the link where it says Website is actually Agenda page)

Agenda with Details/Drawings/History of Structures

In Soulard, 7th Ward…

1017-19 Geyer (construct a single family house) was on Preliminary Agenda but not on Final Agenda.Also see pages 13-18 of Agenda from 7/30/2018 

1722-30 S. 9th, Llywelyn’s Pub – Appeal of the Director’s Denial to retain 2 garage doors installed without permit and not up to historic code – Staff Recommends upholding Director’s Denial

In Fox Park, 7th Ward…

2647 Shenandoah – Appeal of Director’s Denial to install 33 solar panels on roof – Staff Recommends upholding Director’s Denial

In Fox Park, 6th Ward...

2743 Gravois – Appeal of the Director’s Denial to Retain a Commercial Building Built Without a Permit – Staff Recommends upholding Director’s Denial

See Agenda for other items including 4 National Register Nominations.

Monday Preservation Board: Fox Bros Mfg Bldg in Fox Park

foxmfgComments may be submitted up to an hour before each Board meeting and will be presented to the Board and entered in the meeting record. Email comments to Adona Buford, Preservation Board Secretary at buforda@stlouis-mo.gov

4 pm Monday, February 25, 2019
St. Louis City Preservation Board
Room 2000, 1520 Market, City Hall West
Open to the Public

Online City Calendar Notice

Agenda With Details/Drawings/History of Structures

In Fox Park Local Historic District/St. Francis de Sales National Register District, 6th Ward, 2717 Sidney @ Ohio, Fox Brothers Manufacturing Bldg. Owner: Rung Foundation. Demolition of ancillary industrial buildings + rehab of historic 1925 warehouse + construct a large one-story addition. Staff recommends approval with revisions.

In Lafayette Square Local Historic District, 7th Ward, 2320 Albion Place. Owner: Kim Baro. Appeal of Director’s Denial for non-compliant storm door installed without a permit.

Monday Preservation Board Agenda Includes Three 7th Ward Items

Pierre Laclede Statue4 pm Monday, September 25th, 2017
St. Louis Preservation Board
1520 Market (City Hall West), Room 2000
Open to the Public

Full Agenda With Drawings 

BENTON PARK
2702 McNair,
7th Ward (Owner/Developer/Applicant: BSB Development/Anne McDonnell) – Appeal of Denial on Window Installment

CENTRAL WEST END

429 N Euclid,
28th Ward (Owner/Developer/Applicant: One on One Euclid LLC/Jassen Johnson/Rise to the Location) – Alterations to Front Façade of 2-Story Commercial Building

1 Fine Arts Drive @ St. Louis Art Museum in Forest Park, 28th Ward – Install Circular Metal Sculpture by Richard Serra. Note: Serra’s Twain in Downtown is not moving.

FOX PARK
1827-29 California @ Geyer, 6th Ward (Owner/Developer/Applicant: Schill Investment Fund LLC/Tim O’Donnell) – Construct Two 2-family Townhouse Buildings with Attached Garages on vacant lots

MCKINLEY HEIGHTS
2055 Geyer, 7th Ward (Owner/Developer/Applicant: Holy Trinity Serbian Church – Demolition of building and Construction of 1-Story Brick Garage & Covered Porch

SOULARD
2342 & 2346 Menard,
7th Ward (Owner/Developer/Applicant: Tyler Olsen & Christopher Brenner/Killeen Studio Architects/Mike Killeen) – Construct 2 semi-detached townhouses with rear garages on vacant lots


Monday Preservation Board Agenda Includes 6 Soulard Projects

Pierre Laclede Statue4 pm Monday, June 26th, 2017
St. Louis Preservation Board
1520 Market (City Hall West), Room 2000

Full Agenda

BENTON PARK
1956 Utah
, Burgherr’s Service Station, 9th Ward –  Nomination to the National Register

CENTRAL WEST END

16 Westmoreland Place, 28th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Andy Love & Peasy Love) – Construct 1-1/2 Story Conservatory Addition

4550 Pershing Place, 28th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Erik A. Karanik & Alexis Cosse ) – Appeal of Director’s Denial to Construct Retaining Walls which began without permit

4303 McPherson, 28th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Michael E. & Trina H. Nichols) – Appeal of Director’s Denial to Install 18 Windows

DOWNTOWN
1123-33 Pine, Publicity Building, 7th Ward – Nomination to the National Register

FOX PARK
1827-29 California @ Geyer, 6th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Schill Investment Fund LLC) – Construct Two 2-Family Townhouses with Attached Garages on vacant parcels

MIDTOWN
2840 Samuel T. Shepard Drive, Banneker School, 19th Ward – Nomination to the National Register

MOUNT PLEASANT/BLUFFS LANDMARK DISTRICT
4600 S Broadway, 9th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Southside Church of Christ) – Appeal of Staff Denial on New Construction for Senior Apartments. Project granted  Low-Income Tax Credits.

SOULARD

1851 Menard, 7th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Frenchtown Dog Park/JS Community Builders LLC) – Construct Three Attached Townhouses with Interior Garages on vacant triangle parcel, using BWorks Bldg as model example,

2220-22 Menard, 7th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Stars Investment Group LLC) – Construct a Three-Story Mixed Use Building on vacant parcel, site of 2014 natural gas explosion, using Wireworks Bldg in Lafayette Square as model example

3/31/2017 St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Federal jury awards $8.3 million over 2014 gas explosion in Soulard 

1810-20 S 10th, 7th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Dan Holak) – Construct Three Attached Townhouses with Detached Garages on vacant parcels with re-use of one existing garage at alley

2330-2332 S 12th @ Lami, a.k.a Soulard Hilton, 7th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Hank Hark/Ronald Seabaugh) – Construct Six Car Garage-Port and Roof Deck

925 Ann @ S 10th, 7th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Randall C. Brown & John J. Martinelli) – Appeal Director’s Denial to Add Dormer to Alley Building

3230 S. 9th @ Utah, 9th Ward (Owner/Applicant: Scott R. Donnachie) – Appeal Director’s Denial to Install New Sunroom

Earth Day Weekend in 7th Ward Neighborhoods

march for scienceDowntown
1 pm Saturday, March 22
March for Science
Starts Union Station, 1801 Market

Fox Park
9-11 am Saturday, March 22
Fox Park Spring Clean
Shenandoah @ California

McKinley Heights
10 am – Noon Saturday, March 22
McKinley Meadows Work Day
2257 Missouri

milkweedSoulard

10 am – 1 pm Friday, March 21
Recycling & Tree Giveaway
Anheuser-Busch Tour Center, 2 12th & Lynch

8:30-11 am Saturday, March 22
Soulard Garden Co-Op Work Day
Ask for Marie for Free Seeds (Marigold, Cilantro, Butterfly Weed)
9th @ Lami

pontiac19 am – Noon Saturday, March 22
Soulard Restoration Group Beautification Committee
Pontiac Square Park Spring Clean
10th & Ann

6:30-9 pm Monday, March 24
Drinking Liberally Earth Day Happy Hour
Guest Speaker: Ed Smith, Policy Director, Missouri Coalition for Environment
Nadine’s Gin Joint, patio, 1931 S 12th

If we’ve missed something, please send a note to ward7stl@aol.com

Wednesday LRA: One Offer to Purchase & Two Mow to Own in McKinley Hts

Pierre Laclede Statue8:30 am Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
Land Reutilization Authority
1520 Market, City Hall West
SLDC Board Room, 2nd Floor

Full Agenda

7th Ward Items ($ is Offer then Value Estimate)
Offers to Purchase
7thwardlra

Mow To Own
mow7th

9th Ward Items ($ is Offer then Value Estimate)
Offer to Purchase
michaelpowers

Mow To Own
mow9th

 

 

 

Monday Preservation Board Includes Lafayette Square Apartments & SW Bank

Pierre Laclede Statue4 pm Monday, November 28, 2016
St. Louis Preservation Board
1520 Market (City Hall West), Room 2000

Full Agenda

CHEROKEE-LEMP HISTORIC DISTRICT/BENTON PARK
19o1 Cherokee, 9th Ward (Owner: Paul Pointer, P Squared B LLC, 4406 Spotted Fawn, Wentzeville MO 63385) – Appeal of Director’s Denial on replacement of six windows on front facade without permit.

FOX PARK
2855 Magnolia, 6th Ward (Owner: Kullin Schoeffel, 9822 Antonia, St. Louis MO 63123) – Appeal of Director’s Denial on Retaining Wall without permit.

LAFAYETTE SQUARE
1708-26 Park, 7th Ward (Owner: Chris Goodson/Gilded Age) – Construct 3-Story Apartment Bldg

SOUTHWEST GARDEN/REBER PLACE HISTORIC DISTRICT
2301-2335 S. Kingshighway Blvd, 8th Ward (Owner: Southwest Bank of St. Louis/BMO Harris Bank. Developer: Draper & Kramer, owners of Hampton Gardens) – Demolition of Southwest Bank storefront and New Construction

Tuesday LCRA Blightingpalooza Includes Redevelopments In 7th Ward-related Neighborhoods

Pierre Laclede Statue

See St. Louis Magazine article on Blighting: How Owners of a $600,000 House Get Away With Paying $400 in Property Taxes For years, St. Louis aldermen have been gift-wrapping tax breaks with no strings attached. Who pays? The city schools.

Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority
3 pm Tuesday, August 23, 2016
1520 Market #2000 (City Hall West)

Agenda

Agenda items affecting Neighborhoods in or partially in 7th Ward.

Compton Heights
2254-56 S Grand, 6th Ward Alderwoman Christine Ingrassia: Blighting

Downtown

1600-1742 Washington Ave, 5th Ward Alderwoman Tammika Hubbard & 19th Ward Alderwoman Marlene Davis: Monogram Building Redevelopment Agreement. This is the project which closes 17th Street. Already Blighted.
614 N. 11th, 7th Ward Alderman Jack Coatar: Blighting
2217 Locust, 6th Ward Alderwoman Christine Ingrassia: Blighting
Civic Center Redevelopment Area, 7th Ward Alderman Jack Coatar: Release from a Deed of Trust of a Building Height Restriction.

Fox Park
2327 Allen, 6th Ward Alderwoman Christine Ingrassia: Blighting
McKinley Heights
2329 Ann, 7th Ward Alderman Jack Coatar: Blighting
2212-30 Shenandoah, 7th ward Alderman Jack Coatar: Blighting

Soulard
801-825 Ann, 7th Ward Alderman Jack Coatar: Redevelopment Agreement. Already Blighted.

Tower Grove East
3425 Magnolia, 6th Ward Alderwoman Christine Ingrassia: Blighting.

Thursday BOA Hearings On 20 Redevelopment Board Bills

City Hall3Rescheduled from Tuesday because not enough aldermen showed up to make a quorum to conduct business.

Contact your alderman now if you have questions or concerns about a redevelopment proposal. BOA Contact Information is at the end of this post.

9 am Thursday, May 19, 2016
St. Louis City Board of Aldermen
Neighborhood Development Committee
Kennedy Hearing Room, City Hall

Public Hearings on

Benton Park – 9th Ward

3332-3334 Missouri and 3310 Lemp Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Land Reutilization Authority
Board Bill 15 by Alderman Ken Ortmann

1911 Utah Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Building Pros LLC, 1967 Edgemont, Arnold MO 63010
Board Bill 22 by Alderman Ken Ortmann

Benton Park West – 9th Ward
2842 Ohio Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Jefferson Broadway Historic Development LLC, 1425 S 18th, St. Louis MO 63104
Board Bill 24 by Alderman Ken Ortmann

Forest Park Southeast – 17th Ward

4403 Gibson Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Steven M. & Debra A. Chodes, 4403 Gibson, St. Louis MO 63110
Board Bill 4 by Alderman Joe Roddy

4227 Swan
Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Prime Property Investments LLC, 5240 U.S. Highway 61-67, Imperial MO 63052
Board Bill 43 by Alderman Joe Roddy

Fox Park/St. Francis de Sales Historic District – 6th Ward
2608 California Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Jefferson Broadway Historic Development LLC, 36 Four Seasons Center #296, Chesterfield MO 63017
Board Bill 23 by Alderwoman Chryssi Ingrassia

Hyde Park – 3rd Ward
1500-04 Salisbury Redevelopment Plan
Owner: ND Properties LLC, 1425 S 18th, St. Louis MO 63104
Board Bill 10 by Alderman Freeman Bosley Sr

Marine Villa – 9th Ward
3429 Missouri Redevelopment Plan
Owner: 3429 Missouri LLC, 5753-G Santa Ana Canyon Rd #602, Anaheim Hills CA 92807
Board Bill 20 by Alderman Ken Ortmann

McKinley Heights – 7th Ward

2246 Shenandoah Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Elevate Development LLC, PO Box 12210, St. Louis MO 63157
Board Bill 37 by Alderman Jack Coatar

2243 McNair Redevelopment Plan
Owner: McNair Holding Group LLC, 4453 Delmar Blvd, 2nd Fl, St. Louis MO 63108
Board Bill 38 by Alderman Jack Coatar

2105 Ann Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Christopher R & Tyler Brenner and P Olsen, 720 Rietzke Mountain, Ballwin MO 63021
Board Bill 56 by Alderman Jack Coatar

Riverview – 2nd Ward
Lookaway Ct/Dr – Repeal of Redevelopment Plan
Board Bill 5 by Alderwoman Dionne Flowers

Shaw
– 8th Ward

4030 Russell
Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Michael James & Melissa Biethman and Helen Pochinskas, 4270-A Russell, St. Louis MO 63110
Board Bill 13 by Alderman Steve Conway

4104-4164 DeTonty Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Botanical Heights Homes LLC, 1607 Tower Grove, St. Louis MO 63110
Board Bill 14 by Alderman Steve Conway

Skinker/DeBaliviere – 26th Ward
5859 DeGiverville Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Eric Trudo, 5918 DeGiverville, St. Louis MO 63112
Board Bill 31 by Alderman Frank Williamson

Tower Grove East – 6th Ward

2324 Virginia Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Jeffrey Timmerberg, 1503 Heritage Manor, St. Peters MO 63303
Board Bill 12 by Alderwoman Chrissy Ingrassia

Tower Grove East/Fox Park – 6th & 7th Wards
Scattered Sites – Amendment to Redevelopment Plan
Board Bill 29 by Alderwoman Chryssi Ingrassia and Alderman Jack Coatar

Tower Grove South – 15th Ward
 
3835 Connecticut
Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Garcia Development Corp., 3537 S Kingshighway, St. Louis MO 63139
Board Bill 16 by Alderwoman Megan Green

3657 Wyoming Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Garcia Development Corp., 3537 S Kingshighway, St. Louis MO 63139
Board Bill 17 by Alderwoman Megan Green

3722 Tholozan Redevelopment Plan
Owner: Land Reutilization Authority
Board Bill 44 by Alderwoman Megan Green

Members of St. Louis City Board of Aldermen Neighborhood Development Committee include: Alderman Jeffery Boyd, Chair (22nd  Ward), Alderman Larry Arnowitz (16th Ward), Alderwoman Chryssi Ingrassia (6th Ward), Alderman Sam Moore (4th Ward), Alderwoman Beth Murphy (13th Ward), Alderwoman Cara Spencer (20th Ward), Alderwoman Sharon Tyus (1st Ward), Alderman Tom Villa (11th Ward).

Board President Lewis Reed is a voting member of all BOA Committees.

Contact Information for Aldermen

Contact Information for Board President

Wednesday LRA Meeting: 70 Offers to Purchase & Mow To Own

Pierre Laclede Statue8:30 am Wednesday, March 30, 2016
St. Louis City Land Reutilization Authority Meeting
St Louis Development Corporation Board Room (2nd Floor)
1520 Market (City Hall West)

Agenda
70 Offers to Purchase
9 Garden Leases
3 Donations
2 Miscellaneous
Resolution Authorizing “Mow to Own” Program

LRA receives title to all tax delinquent properties not sold at Sheriff’s Sale as well as donated properties. SLDC maintains (sorta), markets, sells properties, and leases lots for gardens.

A few of the many Offers to Purchase, Donations, and Garden Leases…

Benton Park West
3229 Pennsylvania, 2 story brick residence (9th Ward): $1,500 Offer by Carlisha L. Amos

Downtown
316 Lombard, vacant lot (7th Ward): $4,915  Offer by MU Investment Property LLC (David Scobee)

Fox Park
2721 Accomac, side lot (6th Ward): $500 Offer by Patrice M. Bryan
2736 & 2738 Geyer, side lots (6th Ward): $3,000 Offer by Willard Botkin
2136 Oregon, side lot (6th Ward): $5 Offer by Nexus Real Estate & Construction Group LLC (Ben Myers)

Lafayette Square
2339-2345 Rutger, four vacant lots (6th Ward): Double Offer: $16,000 Offer by Joy & Henry F Owens IV; $48,000 Offer by Design & Restoration LLC (Leonard S Adewunmi)

McKinley Heights
2208 Charless, side lot (7th Ward): $2,111 Offer from Kimberly Poor
2212-2222 Gaines, four vacant lots (7th Ward): $23,438 Offer by Equity Trust (Jorel L Poor)

Soulard
2115 S 7th, vacant lot (7th Ward): $1,000 Offer by Frank Armstrong

Tower Grove East
2928 Minnesota, 1 story brick resident (6th Ward): $1,500 Offer by Orland0 D Watford Jr

Fox Park/Tower Grove East/Tower Grove South
13 vacant lots in 6th, 7th, 15th Wards: $46,050 Offer by Ryan W. Sheridan
2735 Allen, 2812 Magnolia, 2846 Nebraska, 2348-2350 Michigan, 2601 Michigan, 2900-2902 Michigan, 2354 Virginia, 2255 California, 2639 Shenandoah, 2655 Shenandoah, 4250 Connecticut

If you have an interest in exploring ownership of an LRA property or establishing a community garden on a vacant lot, check out the LRA Property Database.

– Marie Ceselski, 7th Ward Democratic Committeewoman