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Record No: CB 119261    Version: 1 Council Bill No: CB 119261
Type: Ordinance (Ord) Status: Passed
Current Controlling Legislative Body City Clerk
On agenda: 5/29/2018
Ordinance No: Ord 125591
Title: AN ORDINANCE relating to historic preservation; imposing controls upon the Mount Zion Baptist Church, a landmark designated by the Landmarks Preservation Board under Chapter 25.12 of the Seattle Municipal Code, and adding it to the Table of Historical Landmarks contained in Chapter 25.32 of the Seattle Municipal Code.
Sponsors: Sally Bagshaw
Supporting documents: 1. Summary and Fiscal Note, 2. Summary Ex A – Vicinity Map of Mount Zion Baptist Church, 3. Landmarks Preservation Board Report, 4. Photos, 5. Mt.Zion Presentation, 6. Signed Ordinance 125591, 7. Affidavit of Publication
CITY OF SEATTLE
ORDINANCE __________________
COUNCIL BILL __________________
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AN ORDINANCE relating to historic preservation; imposing controls upon the Mount Zion Baptist Church, a landmark designated by the Landmarks Preservation Board under Chapter 25.12 of the Seattle Municipal Code, and adding it to the Table of Historical Landmarks contained in Chapter 25.32 of the Seattle Municipal Code.
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WHEREAS, the Landmarks Preservation Ordinance, Chapter 25.12 of the Seattle Municipal Code (SMC), establishes a procedure for the designation and preservation of sites, improvements, and objects having historical, cultural, architectural, engineering, or geographic significance; and
WHEREAS, the Landmarks Preservation Board ("Board"), after a public meeting on September 6, 2017, voted to approve the nomination of the improvement located at 1634 Reverend Dr. S. McKinney Avenue (formerly 1634 19th Avenue) and the site on which the improvement is located (which are collectively referred to as the "Mount Zion Baptist Church") for designation as a landmark under SMC Chapter 25.12; and
WHEREAS, after a public meeting on October 18, 2017, the Board voted to approve the designation of the Mount Zion Baptist Church under SMC Chapter 25.12; and
WHEREAS, on January 3, 2018, the Board and the Mount Zion Baptist Church's owner agreed to controls and incentives to be applied to specific features or characteristics of the designated landmark; and
WHEREAS, the Board recommends that the City Council enact a designating ordinance approving the controls and incentives; NOW, THEREFORE,
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY OF SEATTLE AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Designation. Under Seattle Municipal Code (SMC) 25.12.660, the designation by the Landmarks Preservation Board ("Board") of the improvement located at 1634 Reverend Dr. S. McKinney Avenue and the site on which the improvement is located (which collectively are referred to as the "Mount Zion Baptist Church") is acknowledged.
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