Monday Preservation Board: McKinley Hts Mosque Appeal

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4 pm Monday, March 26, 2018
St. Louis City Preservation Board
Room 2000, 1520 Market, City Hall West
Open to the Public

Agenda With Details/Drawings

City Online Calendar Notice

Benton Park, 9th Ward
3338 Wisconsin, vacant lot (Owners/Architects: Joanne Herbert; Cohen-Hillberry Architects) – Construct 1 & 1/2 Story Single-Family House

Lafayette Square, 7th Ward
1609 Missouri (Owner/Architect: Warren Kincaid & Michelle Tegethoff; Edward Heine Architect) – Construct 2 Story Addition to Non-Historic Alley House

McKinley Heights, 7th Ward
2326-46 Allen @ Jefferson – Appellant McKinley Heights Neighborhood Association. Appeal on Building Permit issued by Building Commissioner to Qooba Foundation to construct mosque

3/20/2018 NextSTL: Citizen Defense of Historic Codes at Prominent Corner in McKinley Heights  “The neighborhood associations of McKinley Heights and Fox Park and everyone else I’ve talked to are in favor of a mosque, but not the design or the site plan…”

3/19/2017 St. Louis City Talk: Historic Codes, An Empty Lot and a Proposed Mosque in McKinley Heights

1/23/2017 St. Louis Post-Dispatch: St. Louis board approves mosque development in historic district — with no wall

McKinley Heights, 7th Ward
1843 Russell (Owner/Developer: BL Construction, Brian Labier; Andrew F & Estena N Campagna) – Appeal of Director’s Denial to Construct Front Porch

See Agenda link for other items.

Contact the Preservation Board using the email form here.


Monday Preservation Board Agenda: Four 7th Ward Items

unionpark4 pm Monday, November 27, 2017
St. Louis City Preservation Board
Room 2000, 1520 Market, City Hall West
Open to the Public

Agenda With Details/Drawings

City Online Calendar Notice

Central West End

16 Westmoreland Place, 28th Ward (Owner/Architect: Andy & Peasy Love/Mitchell Wall & Associates, Greg Garrett) – Construct 1-1/2 Story Conservatory

215 York, 28th Ward (Owner/Architect: Andy Holloran//JNS Design, Tobias Strohe/Kay Galligan) – Demolish 2-Story Warehouse and Construct 7-Story Hotel – 11/01/2017 St. Louis Post-Dispatch: AC Hotel planned next to Chase in Central West End

Benton Park
3001 Missouri, 9th Ward (Owner/Architect: Dan Kammerer/Naismith Allen) – Construct 1- 1/2-Story Single Family House with Attached Garage on vacant parcel (site has no alley access)

Compton Hill
1930 Virginia, 6th Ward (Owner/Architect: Sharon E. Behlmann c/o Sidney Holding Group LLC/Gateway Architecture, Jason Ploughm – Appeal of Denial by Director on Addendum on Brick to New Construction

Lafayette Square
1900 Lafayette, Lafayette Preparatory Academy, 7th Ward (Owner/Architect: Historic Lafayette Church LLC/Brent Crittenden) – Construct 2-Story Addition to 1-Story School + Construct 2-1/2 story building on Mississippi

McKinley Heights
2266 & 2268 Missouri @ Shenandoah, 7th Ward (Owner/Architect: Martino LLC/Bradley Peterson) –  Construct Two 2-Story Single Family Detached Houses

Skinker DeBaliviere-Catlin Tract Parkview Historic District – Revised Standards


1001-03 Russell, next to Fine Arts Building (The Island Frozen Yogurt & LaBerta & Sons Cycles) 7th Ward (Owner/Architect: 1001 Russell LLC c/o Propper Construction Services/Ebersoldt + Associates, Dustin Bopp) – Construct 3-Story Mixed-Use Building on vacant parcels. Proposal received approval in July. Developer now says brick for side elevation makes project financially unfeasible. This site was a part of Union Park in the 19th Century, two city blocks along Russell. 11/26/2017 NextSTL More Mixed-Use Coming to Soulard

816 Allen, Saints Peter & Paul Hall/Franklin Room, 7th Ward,  (Archbishop of St. Louis, Ron Hampp/Dalco Industries) – Appeal of Director’s Denial on Windows

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 

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


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.

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

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

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

Tuesday School Board Meeting In McKinley Heights

mckinleySt. Louis City Elected Board of Education
6:30 pm Tuesday, August 8th
McKinley Leadership Academy, 2156 Russell
Meeting Agenda

To request being placed on agenda/speak email

McKinley is a great school. Check out…
Middle School webpage
High School webpage
Band Boosters webpage
Alumni Association webpage

The October 10th meeting will be at Patrick Henry Downtown Academy, 1220 North 10th in Carr Square Neighborhood, 5th Ward.

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


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

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

Mow To Own

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

Mow To Own




Monday Preservation Board: New Mosque in McKinley Hts

Pierre Laclede Statue4 pm Monday, January 23, 2017
St. Louis Preservation Board
1520 Market (City Hall West), Room 2000

Full Agenda

2843 South 18th, 9th Ward (Owner: Roger A. Wampler, 5849 Goener, St. Louis MO 63116) – Construct New Single Family House

DEBALIVIERE PLACE (Central West End Historic District)

48 Washington Terrace, 28th Ward (Owner: Thomas Michael Ward & Susan Hope Schaburg, 48 Washington Terrace, St. Louis MO 63112) – Appeal of Denial to Construct Sunroom

Leacock Sporting Good Building,  919-921 Locust, 7th Ward (Owner: Locust Street Lofts LLC, 333 N Pennsylvania #100, Indianapolis IN 46204) – Nomination for National Register of Historic Places

Du-Good Chemical Laboratory, 1215-23 South Jefferson, 6th Ward (Owner: Matthew  Kettner & Tiffany Kettner, 1707 Parker, St. Louis MO 63138) – Nomination for National Register of Historic Places

1212 Dolman, 7th Ward (Owner: Devin Homan, 2100 Warson Rd, St. Louis MO 63124) – Construct New Single Family House

MARINE VILLA (Benton Park National Historic District)
2122 Miami, 20th Ward (Owner: 2120 Miami LLC, 1023 S Elm, St. Louis MO 63119 – Appeal of Denial on Demolition of 2-Story Bldg

2326-46 Allen @ Jefferson, 7th Ward (Owner: Qooba Foundation, 1925 Allen, St. Louis MO 63104) – Construct New Mosque for Al Qooba Masjid, currently at Allen & Mississippi, same neighborhood