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File #: 22-3133    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Action Item Status: Passed
File created: 5/6/2022 In control: Town Council Meeting
On agenda: 6/6/2022 Final action: 6/6/2022
Title: Set public hearing for Updating Chapter 25 - Historic Structures, Sites and Places - of the Town Code, specifically Sec. 25-8 - Presumptive qualification for registration
Attachments: 1. 1. Regulatory Requirements for Agenda Items - Set Public Hearing Chapter 25 - Historic Structures 5.16.22, 2. 2. Proposed Ordinance

Subject:

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Set public hearing for Updating Chapter 25 - Historic Structures, Sites and Places - of the Town Code, specifically Sec. 25-8 - Presumptive qualification for registration

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EXPLANATION AND SUMMARY

Historic Vienna, Incorporated has requested to change the wording “from prior to 1900” to “at least 100 years old” in Section 25-8 - Presumptive qualification for registration for historic structures, sites and places in the Town Code.  This rolling date, instead of a fixed date, will allow buildings and other structures erected at their present location, businesses continuously conducted in the Town and sites and places in the Town that have been used continuously to be considered for inclusion on the historic register based on the age of at least 100 years old.

 

The Parks and Recreation Department requests to set a public hearing for July 11, 2022 to discuss the proposed ordinance amending the Code of the Town of Vienna, Chapter 25, Section 25-8 and allow for public comment.

 

Strategic Plan Initiative:  Vienna as an engaged community.

 

Board or Commission of Interest:  Historic Vienna, Inc.

 

Departmental Recommendation: Recommend setting a public hearing on July 11, 2022.

 

Finance Recommendation:  N/A

 

Purchasing Recommendation:  N/A

 

Town Attorney Recommendation:  Although not statutorily required, the Town Council may set a public hearing to receive public input on the proposed amendments to Chapter 25 in the discretion of the Town Council.

 

Town Manager's Recommendation:  I recommend the Town Council set a public hearing on July 11, 2022 to discuss adopting an ordinance to amend the Code of the Town of Vienna, Chapter 25, Historic Structures, Sites and Places, Section 15-8 - Presumptive qualification for registration, as presented.

 

Cost and Financing:  N/A

Account Number:  N/A

Decision Needed by This date:  July 11, 2022

 

PROPOSED/SUGGESTED MOTION

Recommended Action

"I move to set a public hearing on July 11, 2022 to discuss adopting an ordinance to amend the Code of the Town of Vienna, Chapter 25, Historic Structures, Sites and Places, Sec. 25-8 - Presumptive qualification for registration."

Or

Other action deemed necessary by Council.