Historic Preservation Board Meeting Minutes - June 3, 2015




The Historic Preservation Board held a meeting on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at 6:30 PM in the Council Chambers of Village Hall. Board Members Seth Bramson, Lucy London and Stephen Mumby were present for the meeting. Also present was Barbara Estep, Village Clerk.

Ms. Estep provided general background information regarding the property and outlined the proposed planned renovations to the exterior of the home. The homeowner, Chris Urrutia and his wife as well as the architect, Harry Sanchez were present and addressed the Board.




1.   Request for Certificate of Appropriateness

361 N.E. 101st Street

Applicants: Chris Urrutia

Request:   Installation of French Doors

                   Decks & Pergolas



Discussion between those in attendance centered around the appropriateness of the proposed locations for the wood decks and pergolas and maintaining the architectural and historical features of the home.


Following the discussions, Ms. Estep summarized the discussions and comments made by the Board Members.

The Board was in favor of the proposed wood pergola to the rear of the home as presented on the plans as well as replacing the existing windows and sliders with French doors as indicated on the proposed plans.

The Board was also in favor of the proposed addition of wood decks with pergola roofs to the west of the home as long as the required 15’ side setback is maintained in constructing the wood deck and pergola roof and that the front edge of the deck and roof is set back behind the existing shrubs at the front of the home.

The Board advised that when the proposed fence is installed, the fence should be installed set back equal distance on both the east and west side of the home.


The Board was not in favor of the installation of a wood pergola in the front entrance way as proposed on plans.

Mr. Bramson moved to issue a Certificate of Appropriateness as summarized by Ms. Estep. Mr. Mumby seconded the motion and the vote was unanimous in favor of the motion.

The June 3, 2015 Historic Preservation Board Meeting was adjourned at 6:53 PM.

                                                                                  Barbara A. Estep, MMC

                                                                                  Village Clerk