August 10

IMPORTANT UPDATE: As the City is responding to the current COVID-19 health crisis, it is important to keep members of the public, the Commission for Historical and Architectural Preservation (CHAP), and staff as safe as possible. For that reason, CHAP will conduct this meeting as a remote video conference meeting through WebEx. 

A recording of this hearing can be found here:

August 2021 Meeting Minutes

12:30 PM   

Briefing Session

Chairman’s Report, Committee Reports, Staff Reports


1:00 PM

Public Hearing

Minutes – July 13, 2021



1401 East Monument Street aka 623 North Eden Street, Chick Webb Memorial Recreation Center (Baltimore City Landmark)

Request: Final Review – Construct addition, Rehabilitate exterior of historic building, add new landscaping. 

Applicant: Baltimore City Department of Recreation & Parks

Staff: Lauren Schiszik


1601 Portugal Street (Fells Point Historic District)

Request:  Retain street-facing façade and construct 3rd and 4th floor addition.

Applicant: Dale Swavely

Architect: Julie Tice

Staff:   Eric Holcomb


1:30 PM    

3535 Clipper Road (Woodberry Historic District)

Request: Concept Review - Construct 4-story apartment building.

Applicant: Gordon Godot, AIA, JP2 Architects

Owner: 3535 Clipper LLC

Staff: Caitlin Audette


601 South Broadway (Fells Point Historic District)

Request: Final Review- Construct 3-story addition on top of existing buildings.

Applicant: Justin Seto

Owner: Five Seas Limited Partnership

Staff: Stacy Montgomery


2:00 PM    

12 East Eager Street (Mount Vernon Historic District)

Request:  Demolition Hearing 1 - Determination of Architectural Significance – Demolish rear garage.

Applicant:  David John Amato   

Staff: Caitlin Audette

Please note that part of the meeting for the briefing session may be closed, as per provisions of the Open Meetings Act.

If you require special accommodations to participate in the public hearing, please contact Eric.Holcomb ( at least 5 business days prior to the hearing.