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File #: 231836    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Held In Council
File created: 3/19/2024 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action:
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution granting permanent historic designation to Grand Avenue Historic District on West Wisconsin Avenue in the 4th aldermanic district upon recommendation of the Historic Preservation Commission.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: HISTORIC BUILDINGS, HISTORIC PRESERVATION
Attachments: 1. HPC ZND PowerPoint Presentation, 2. HPC Millerand and Grand Ave Timeline, 3. Application, 4. Grand Ave Property Photos, 5. W Wisconsin Ownership, 6. Study Report, 7. Letters to the 5 Property Owners, 8. Letter to Property Owners Within 200 Feet, 9. List of Property Owners Within 200 Feet, 10. Letter to the Nominator, 11. Property Owner Objections on Wisconsin Ave (3034, 3046, 3111, 3121, 3127), 12. Ald. Robert Bauman Statement (3.28.24), 13. Anderegg Letter (Oppose), 14. Brian Quincey E-Mail (Oppose), 15. Eric Sobush E-Mail (Oppose), 16. Mark Roeker and Eric Sobush Letter (Oppose), 17. Mark Roeker E-Mail 1 (Oppose), 18. Mark Roeker E-Mail 2 (Oppose), 19. Mark Roeker E-Mail 3 (Oppose), 20. Mark Roeker E-Mail 4 (Oppose), 21. Mark Roeker Email to Ald Bauman 3.11.24, 22. Rosemary Moylan Email (Oppose), 23. Rosemary Moylan Letter (Oppose), 24. Certified Mailings to the 5 Property Owners, 25. Certified Mailing to the Nominator, 26. Re-Mailing for 3127, 27. Returned Certified Mailing-Morrissey (3127), 28. Signed Certified Mail Receipt - Roeker, 29. Signed Certified Mail Receipt - Carr and Southerland, 30. Signed Certified Mail Receipt - Dieter, 31. Signed Certified Mail Receipt - Savannah Holdings, 32. Returned Certified Mailing Undeliverable - Properties, LLC, 33. HPC Recommendation Letter to the 5 property owners, 34. HPC Recommendation Letter to the Nominator, 35. ZND Hearing Notice List
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
5/21/20240 COMMON COUNCIL HELD IN COUNCIL

Minutes note: Ald. Moore moves to hold in Council. Withdrawn. Moore moves to send back to committee. Withdrawn.
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4/9/20240 COMMON COUNCIL HELD IN COUNCILPass15:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
4/4/20240 ZONING, NEIGHBORHOODS & DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: This item was taken out of order and considered prior to item 7, CCFN 231835. Appearing: Andrew Stern, Historic Preservation Commission Tim Askin, Historic Preservation Commission James Owczarski, City Clerk Ald. Mark Chambers, Jr., 2nd Ald. Dist. Matt Jarosz, Historic Preservation Commission member A video was played, as requested from Ald. Bauman, from the Historic Preservation Commission March 11, 2024 meeting protraying a portion of that hearing. Mr. Owczarski presented a timeline of the processes associated with past temporary and/or permanent historic designation of the subjected properties under the proposed historic district and the Millerand property. Mr. Stern presented the staff report and the recommendation from the Historic Preservation Commission. Mr. Jarosz testified in support of the HPC staff report and recommendation. Public testimony in opposition: Brian Quincey, 3121 W. Wisconsin Ave. owner Eric Sobush, 3121 W. Wisconsin Ave. owner Mark Roeker, 3121 W. Wisconsin Ave. owner Rose Moylan, 3121 W. Wisconsin Ave. owner Matthew Morrisey, 3127 W. Wisconsin Ave. owner Tricia Morrisey, 3127 W. Wisconsin Ave. owner Brian Anderegg, 3111 W. Wisconsin Ave. owner representative Rex Anderegg, 3111 W. Wisconsin Ave. owner Public testimony in support: Karen Rosen, Cold Spring Park Historic Neighborhood District property owner Allyson Nemec, Historic Concordia Neighborhood Distric property owner Barry Weber, Historic Concordia Neighbors Inc. and property owner Tom Fritz, Historic Concordia Neighborhood Distric property owner Anne Devitt, Historic Concordia Neighborhood Distric property owner Beth Sahagian, 842 N. 29th St. property owner Emma Rudd, Milwaukee Preservation Alliance
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3/19/20240 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
231836
Version
ORIGINAL
Reference
231625

Sponsor
THE CHAIR

Title
Resolution granting permanent historic designation to Grand Avenue Historic District on West Wisconsin Avenue in the 4th aldermanic district upon recommendation of the Historic Preservation Commission.

...Analysis
This resolution grants permanent historic designation to the Grand Avenue Historic District on West Wisconsin Avenue, in the 4th aldermanic district.

...Body

Whereas, The Milwaukee Historic Preservation Ordinance, s. 320-21 of the Code of Ordinances, provides that historic sites, structures and districts may be designated by the Common Council upon the recommendation of the Historic Preservation Commission; and

Whereas, The Historic Preservation Commission, at its March 11, 2024 meeting, by a vote of five (5) ayes, one (1) no and one (1) excused, recommended historic designation of the Grand Avenue Historic District on West Wisconsin Avenue; and

Whereas, These five buildings fulfill the following criterion set forth in s. 320-21-3:

e-3. Its identification with a person or persons who significantly contributed to the culture and development of the city

e-.5. Its embodiment of distinguishing characteristics of an architectural type or specimen

e-6. Its identification as the work of an artist, architect, craftsman or master builder whose individual works have influenced the development of the city

e-9. Its unique location as a singular physical characteristic which represents an established and familiar visual feature of a neighborhood, community or the city

; now, therefore, be it

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that the Grand Avenue Historic District, which is comprised of the following five properties on West Wisconsin Avenue (3034, 3046, 3111, 3121 and 3127), further described as:

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