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File #: ORD. 2018-181    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 5/1/2018 In control: City Council
On agenda: 7/23/2018 Final action: 7/23/2018
Title: To amend and reordain City Code ? 30-930.5 to modify the White House of the Confederacy Old and Historic District (1201 East Clay Street).
Patrons: Mayor Stoney (By Request)
Indexes: Zoning Text Amendment
Attachments: 1. Ord. No. 2018-181, 2. CAR Report to CPC, 3. Staff Report to CAR, 4. Request Letters and Exhibit Plats, 5. Map, 6. Letter of Opposition
Related files: OHD 2018-01
Title

To amend and reordain City Code ? 30-930.5 to modify the White House of the Confederacy Old and Historic District (1201 East Clay Street).

Body

O & R Request
DATE: May 1, 2018 EDITION:|910|
TO: The Honorable Members of City Council

THROUGH: The Honorable Levar M. Stoney, Mayor
(This is no way reflects a recommendation on behalf of the Mayor.)

THROUGH: Selena Cuffee-Glenn, Chief Administrative Officer

THROUGH: Peter L. Downey, Deputy Chief Administrative Officer for Economic Development and Planning

FROM: Mark A. Olinger, Director, Department of Planning and Development Review

RE: To amend Sec. 30-930.5(41) regarding the White House of the Confederacy Old and Historic District (1200 East Clay Street), to remove a portion of the property from the district.

ORD. OR RES. No.


PURPOSE: To amend Sec. 30-930.5(41) regarding the White House of the Confederacy Old and Historic District (1200 East Clay Street), to remove a portion of the property from the district.

REASON: The Confederate Memorial Literary Society and the Virginia Commonwealth University Health System Authority have requested the removal of 1222 East Marshall Street (Tax Parcel No. E000-0208/020) from the White House of the Confederacy City Old and Historic District.

RECOMMENDATION: In accordance with the requirements of the City Charter and the Zoning Ordinance, the City Planning Commission will review this request and make a recommendation to City Council. This item will be scheduled for consideration by the Commission at its June 18, 2018, meeting. A letter outlining the Commission's recommendation will be forwarded to City Council following that meeting.

BACKGROUND: In June 2017, the Confederate Memorial Literary Society subdivided their property and transferred a portion, 1222 East Marshall Street, to the Virginia Commonwealth University Health System Authority. This parcel contains the Museum of the Confederacy building constructed in 1976. The Confederate Memori...

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