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Record No: CB 119627    Version: 1 Council Bill No: CB 119627
Type: Ordinance (Ord) Status: Passed
Current Controlling Legislative Body City Clerk
On agenda: 12/9/2019
Ordinance No: Ord 126016
Title: AN ORDINANCE relating to historic preservation; imposing controls upon the Highland Apartments, 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 Highland Apartments, 3. Landmarks Preservation Board Report, 4. Photos, 5. Presentation, 6. Affidavit of Publication, 7. Signed Ordinance 126016, 8. Affidavit of Publication
CITY OF SEATTLE
ORDINANCE __________________
COUNCIL BILL __________________
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AN ORDINANCE relating to historic preservation; imposing controls upon the Highland Apartments, 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 June 20, 2018, voted to approve the nomination of the improvement located at 931 11th Avenue East and the site on which the improvement is located (which are collectively referred to as the "Highland Apartments") for designation as a landmark under SMC Chapter 25.12; and
WHEREAS, after a public meeting on August 15, 2018, the Board voted to approve the designation of the Highland Apartments under SMC Chapter 25.12; and
WHEREAS, on June 5, 2019, the Board and the Highland Apartments' 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 931 11th Avenue East and the site on which the improvement is located (which are collectively referred to as the "Highland Apartments") is acknowledged.
A. Legal Description. The Highland Apartments is located on the property legally described as:
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