Hearing on PR21-528, HPRB Crane Nomination


CHAIRMAN PHIL MENDELSON ANNOUNCES A PUBLIC HEARING

PR 21-528, Historic Preservation Review Board Brian D. Crane Confirmation Resolution of 2016

Council Chairman Phil Mendelson announces a public hearing before the Committee of Whole on PR 21-528, the “Historic Preservation Review Board Brian D. Crane Confirmation Resolution of 2016.” The hearing will be held Monday, March 21, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. in Hearing Room 412 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW.

The stated purpose of PR 21-528 is to confirm the appointment of Mr. Brian Crane to the Historic Preservation Review Board. The Historic Preservation Review Board (“Board”) is the official body of advisors appointed by the Mayor to guide the government and public on preservation matters in the District of Columbia. The Board also assists with the implementation of federal preservation programs and the review of federal projects in the District. The purpose of this hearing is to receive testimony from government and public witnesses as to the fitness of this nominee for the Board.

Those who wish to testify are asked to telephone the Committee of the Whole at (202) 724-8196, or email Cynthia LeFevre, Legislative Counsel, at cow@dccouncil.us, and to provide your name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Thursday, March 17, 2016. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on March 17, 2016 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the hearing. Witnesses should limit their testimony to four minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses. A copy of the legislation can be obtained through the Legislative Services Division of the Secretary of the Council’s office or on http://lims.dccouncil.us.

If you are unable to testify at the hearing, written statements are encouraged and will be made a part of the official record. Written statements should be submitted to the Committee of the Whole, Council of the District of Columbia, Suite 410 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20004. The record will close at 5:00 p.m. on April 1, 2016.