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Preservation of the Historic Kenesaw Apartment/Renaissance Condominium Building
The Renaissance Condominium Association and the Kenesaw-Phoenix Cooperative, Inc. asked for a permit to demolish 25 original balconies from the historic apartment building located at 3060 16th Street, NW, known commonly as the “Kenesaw.” They contended that a failure to issue the permit would constitute an unreasonable economic hardship for them under the Historic Landmark and Historic District Protection Act of 1978, D.C. Code § 6-1101, et seq. (“Act”) and that approval of the demolition would be consistent with the purposes of the Act. The Mayor’s Agent denied the permit.
Historic Mount Pleasant Annual Report
REPORT OF ACTIVITIES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2021 has been published.
Historic Preservation Contacts
Important ContactsDesign Review Committee Jonathan Herz
Historic Preservation Office Timothy Dennee,
Mount Pleasant Specialist
The Design Review Committee meets the second Tuesday of the month or as needed.