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Near West Design Review Case Report

VIRGINIA'S BEAUTY & BARBER SHOP - NEW BUSINESS ID SIGN

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Project Information

Near West Case #  NW 2016-036

Address: 2804 Clark Avenue
Company: Virginia's Beauty & Barber Shop
Architect: B Next Signs & Awnings
Description:

Proposed installation of new 15.3 SF (24" x 192") business identification sign on storefront facade.

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Committee Actions/Submissions

Date: October 5, 2016
Committee: Staff
Action Type: Initial Plan Submission
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Date: October 12, 2016
Committee: Local Design Review Committee
Action Type: Tabled
Conditions:  

Committee moved to recommend tabling action on the proposed sign design with the understanding that the project sponsor will: (1) prepare and submit a revised design that depicts the sign placed above the blue band on a bracket centered on the house's gable feature;  (2) provide a section drawing view thru the sign to illustrate and clarify lighting and construction details; and, (3) employ Sans Serif font and increased letter spacing for improved legibility.  Once received by City Planning staff, the revisions will be circulated to Committee members for final e-mail review and vote.

Date: October 26, 2016
Committee: Local Design Review Committee
Action Type: Revised Plan Submission
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Date: October 26, 2016
Committee: Local Design Review Committee
Action Type: Approved
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Committe moved to recommend approval of the revised elevation and section drawings, noting that they included the following modifications that respond to the Committee's  concerns: (1) font was changed to Sans Serif and letter spacing re-adjusted and, (2) details on the LED border attachment utilizing an LED rope mounted to the U-channel post with silicone were included.  A graphic depicting how the sign would be illuminated at night was included.  As per previous submittals the sign remains placed above the blue band and centered on the house's gable feature.