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HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISSION
AGENDA
of the
 CITY OF WILDWOOD’S
 HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISSION (HPC)
Wildwood City Hall
16860 Main Street - Wildwood, Missouri 63040

 ** This Meeting will be broadcast on Zoom and the City’s YouTube Channel**
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YouTube Channel: https://www.cityofwildwood.com/youtube 

 
 Thursday, March 24, 2022
 6:30 p.m.


I.

Welcome and Roll Call

II.

Opening Remarks by Chair

III.

Approval of the Historic Preservation Commission’s Minutes from its February 24, 2022 Meeting

IV.

Public Comment (comments can be provided via Zoom Chat)

V.

Old Business

a.

Ready for Action – Five (5) Items

1.

Historic Route 66 Revitalization Initiative Work Program (Wards – All)

2.

Route 66 Roadside Park Project Work Program (Wards – All)

3.

2022 Points of Interest Map Redesign (Wards – All)

4.

Schedule for Discussion of Essen Log Cabin (Wards – All)

5.

Update on 2022 Work Program (Wards – All)

b.

Not Ready for Action – Two (2) Items

1.

Discussion Regarding the Future Location for the Essen Log Cabin (Wards – All)

2.

Update on Kohn Park Sign (Ward One)

VI.

New Business

a.

Ready for Action – One (1) Item

1.

McReynolds Award Acceptance in Jefferson City – Historic Community Markers Program (Wards – All)

b.

Not Ready for Action – Two (2) Items

1.

Discussion Regarding the Age Threshold Used to Determine Qualification as Historic (Wards – All)

2.

Overview of Maintenance Bids for Old Pond School (Ward One)

VII.

Review of Proposed Zoning/Plats/Site Development Plans/Demolition Requests – Two (2) Items

a.

Reminder for scheduled site visit, Friday, March 25, 2022, at 9:00 a.m., to 18410 St. Albans Road (Locator #24X540073), with demolition proposed for two (2) existing single-family dwellings and three (3) associated sheds upon the property. The primary structure, built circa 1913, has been surveyed, and is included in the City of Wildwood Historic Building Inventory. (Ward One)

b.

Discussion of opportunities and/or incentives to preserve and adaptively reuse a historic single-family cottage, located in the heart of the Historic Grover Community, along the City’s Historic Route 66 Corridor, at 16943 Manchester Road (Locator #24V530065). The owner initially contacted the City proposing demolition for the structure, but is open to an alternative path forward, if feasible, to maintain its historical significance. The primary structure, built circa 1916, has been surveyed, and is included in the City of Wildwood Historic Building Inventory. (Ward Eight)

VIII.

Other Matters for Consideration – No Items

IX.

Upcoming Meeting Date – April 28, 2022 (Thursday)

X.

Closing Remarks and Adjournment

Note: The Historic Preservation Commission will consider and act upon these matters listed above and any such others as may be presented at the meeting and determined appropriate for discussion at that time. The City of Wildwood will provide reasonable accommodations for persons attending public meetings.  Requests for reasonable accommodations should be made by contacting Megan Eldridge, City Clerk at 636-458-0440 or email at megan@cityofwildwood.com at least 48 hours prior to the start of the meeting.