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Record No: CB 119540    Version: 1 Council Bill No: CB 119540
Type: Ordinance (Ord) Status: Passed
Current Controlling Legislative Body City Clerk
On agenda: 7/1/2019
Ordinance No: Ord 125853
Title: AN ORDINANCE relating to historic preservation; imposing controls upon the Ainsworth & Dunn Warehouse, 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
Attachments: 1. Att A - Map of Components of the Designated Interior Heavy Timber Structural System
Supporting documents: 1. Summary and Fiscal Note, 2. Summary Ex A – Vicinity Map of the Ainsworth & Dunn Warehouse, 3. Landmarks Preservation Board Report, 4. Photos, 5. Presentation, 6. Signed Ordinance 125853, 7. Affidavit of Publication
CITY OF SEATTLE
ORDINANCE __________________
COUNCIL BILL __________________
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AN ORDINANCE relating to historic preservation; imposing controls upon the Ainsworth & Dunn Warehouse, 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 July 2, 2014, voted to approve the nomination of the improvement located at 2815 Elliott Avenue and a portion of the site on which the improvement is located (collectively referred to as the "Ainsworth & Dunn Warehouse" for the purposes of this ordinance) for designation as a landmark under SMC Chapter 25.12; and
WHEREAS, after a public meeting on August 20, 2014, the Board voted to approve the designation of the Ainsworth & Dunn Warehouse under SMC Chapter 25.12; and
WHEREAS, on February 21, 2018, the Board and the owner of the designated landmark agreed to controls and incentives; 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: Pursuant to Seattle Municipal Code (SMC) 25.12.660, the designation by the Landmarks Preservation Board ("Board") of the improvement located at 2815 Elliott Avenue and a portion of the site on which the improvement is located (collectively referred to as the "Ainsworth & Dunn Warehouse" for the purposes of this ordinance) is hereby acknowledged.
A. Legal Description. The Ainsworth & Dunn Warehouse is loc...

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