Timeline

Architectural Rendering
View from Park
09-07-17
Architectural Rendering
View from C&O Canal Tow Path
09-07-17
Architectural Rendering
View from Rock Creek Park
09-07-17
Architectural Rendering
View from 29th Street
09-07-17

Process & Timeline

The project will go through a thorough review pursuant to federal and local law. Ultimately, the design team will present the project to six different boards or commissions. These include:

  • Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC)
  • Old Georgetown Board (OGB)
  • US Commission of Fine Arts (CFA)
  • DC Historic Preservation Review Board (HPRB)
  • DC Mayor’s Agent for Historic Preservation
  • DC Zoning Commission’s Planned Unit Development (PUD) process

Each review body has regularly scheduled public hearings.

Prior Meetings

April 3rd, 2017: ANC 2E voted 7-1 to endorse the project’s concept design

May 18th, 2017: US Commission of Fine Arts voted 7-0 to approve the concept design

September 6th, 2017: ANC 2E voted 6-0 with one abstention to endorse the project’s updated concept design

September 20th, 2017: U.S. Commission of Fine Arts voted enthusiastically 7-0 to approve the revised design concept

October 30th, 2017: ANC voted 7-1 against landmarking West Heating Plant

November 2nd, 2017: Team presented to the DC Historic Preservation Review Board

April 26th, 2018: Team concluded its design presentation to the DC Historic Preservation Review Board

July 16, 2018: Mayor’s Agent for Historic Preservation Hearing

January 11, 2019: D.C. Mayor’s Agent for Historic Preservation approves project

Upcoming Meeting Dates

The development team is preparing to start the next phase of the project. Please check back in the coming weeks for information about upcoming public meetings.