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File #: 19-0914    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Bill Status: Passed
File created: 8/30/2019 In control: Land Use, Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
On agenda: 9/30/2019 Final action: 9/30/2019
Title: A bill for an ordinance amending Chapter 30 (Landmark Preservation) of the Revised Municipal Code. Amends Chapter 30 of the Denver Revised Municipal Code (DRMC), Landmark Ordinance to simplify designation criteria, add criteria associated with cultural significance, to extend time frames for demolition/designation review process, to add required mediation and to clarify language and ensure consistency throughout the ordinance. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 9-10-19.
Indexes: Zach Rothmier
Attachments: 1. BR19 0914 CPD Chp 30 DRMC Landmark Ordinace Update Draft Bill, 2. BR19 0914 CPD Chp 30 DRMC Landmark Ordinace Update, 3. Amendment to Chapter 30 - Public Review Comments, 4. Landmark Ordinance Update - LUTI, 5. Landmark_Ordinance_Update_LUTI_ StaffReport, 6. Landmark_Ordinance_Update_Summary_Sheets, 7. 19-0914 Filed Bill_DRMC Ch. 30 Amendments v3, 8. 19-0914 Filed Bill_DRMC Ch. 30 Amendments v3, 9. 19-0914 letters of support.pdf, 10. Landmark Ordinance Update - CC, 11. Landmark_Ordinance_Update_CC_ StaffReport, 12. Landmark_Ordinance_Update_Summary_Sheets, 13. Public_Comment_Final_Redline_Chapter30 , 14. 19-0914 - signed.pdf, 15. 19-0914 Filed A bill for an ordinance amending Chapter 30 (Landmark Preservation) of the Revised Municipal Code.
Other/Miscellaneous Request Template (Appointments; ROW; Code Changes; Zoning Action, etc.)

Date Submitted: 8-30-19

Requesting Agency: Community Planning and Development
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Name: Kara Hahn
Email: kara.hahn@denvergov.org

Item Title & Description:
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A bill for an ordinance amending Chapter 30 (Landmark Preservation) of the Revised Municipal Code.
Amends Chapter 30 of the Denver Revised Municipal Code (DRMC), Landmark Ordinance to simplify designation criteria, add criteria associated with cultural significance, to extend time frames for demolition/designation review process, to add required mediation and to clarify language and ensure consistency throughout the ordinance. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 9-10-19.
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Affected Council District(s) or citywide? Citywide

Executive Summary with Rationale and Impact:
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At the request of City Council, Landmark Preservation staff has been working over the past 19 months to make changes to Chapter 30 of the DRMC. In early 2018, Landmark convened a task force to examine areas to reduce conflict and simplify some of the complexities of the ordinance. The task force met 11 times between March 2018 and March 2019 and explored how to improve Landmark processes while b...

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