Michigan State Historic Preservation Review Board Meeting Minutes, May 5, 2013

PROPOSED
Minutes of The

State Historic Preservation Review Board Meeting

May 5, 2013, 10:00 A.M.
Fourth Floor Boardroom, Michigan State Housing Development Authority
735 East Michigan Avenue, Lansing, Michigan

Board Members Present
Lynn Evans, Richard Harms, Ted Ligibel, Jennifer Radcliff, Dale Gyure, Ron Staley, Elisabeth Knibbe, Janese Chapman

Board Members Absent

Staff Members Present
Bob Christensen, Martha MacFarlane-Faes, Amy Arnold, Laura Ashlee, Scott Grammer, Jessica Puff, Katie Hardcastle, Scott Slagor, Stacy Tchorzynski, Bethany Berdes, Dean Anderson, Todd Walsh, Ted Grevstad-Nordbrock, Katherine Kirby, Jessica Williams, Diane Tuinstra

Members of the Public Present
John R. Halsey (Norwayne), Lisa Wrate (Park Hotel), Rebecca Savage (Norwayne), Timothy Boscarino (Sexton House) Michael Webb (Sexton House, John Kerr (Norwayne), Grace Smith (Eastern and Lexington Schools), Sue Osgood (Eastern and Lexington Schools), Kristine Kidorf (Henry Ford), Melissa Waidley (Balogh House), Dot Bologh (Bologh, Tivadar House), Ruth Mills (Fremont High School), Joanne Campbell (Norwayne), Diane Larkin (Howelll Opera House)

Harms called the meeting to order at 10:00 a. m.

Approval of Agenda

Approval of Minutes

National Register Nominations
Site:  Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Wayne County
Presented by:  Kristine Kidorf
Moved for Approval:  Knibbe
Seconded: Ligibel
Vote:  8-0
Criteria:  A, B and C
Level of Significance: Local

Site:  Norwayne Historic District, Westland and Wayne, Wayne County 
Presented by:  Rebecca Binno Savage
Moved for Approval:  Ligibel
Seconded:  Radcliff
Vote:  8-0
Criteria:  b and C
Level of Significance:  Local

Site:  William K. and Nellie (Harper) Sexton House, Marion Township, Livingston County
Presented by:  Tim Boscarino
Moved for Approval:  Evans
Seconded:  Chapman
Vote:  8-0
Criteria:  B and C
Level of Significance:  Local

Site:  Fremont High School, Fremont, Newaygo County 
Presented by:  Ruth Mills
Moved for Approval:  Gyure
Seconded:  Chapman
Vote:  7-0; Knibbe abstaining
Criteria:  A
Level of Significance:  Local

Site Eastern Avenue School, Grand Rapids, Kent County
Presented by:  Grace Smith
Moved for Approval:  Radcliff
Seconded:  Staley
Vote:  8-0
Criteria:  A and C
Level of Significance: Local

Site:  Lexington School, Grand Rapids, Kent County
Presented by:  Grace Smith
Moved for Approval:  Staley
Seconded:  Knibbe
Vote:  8-0
Criteria:  A and C
Level of Significance:  Local

Site:  Park Hotel and Cabins, Republic Township, Marquette County
Presented by:  Lisa Wrate
Moved for Approval:  Knibbe
Seconded:  Staley
Vote:  8-0
Criteria:  C
Level of Significance:  Local

Site:  St. Henry's Lutheran Church and Cemetery, Laird Township, Houghton County
Presented by:  Robert Christensen
Moved for Approval:  Ligibel
Seconded:  Evans
Vote:  8-0
Criteria:  A and C with exception D
Level of Significance: 

Site:  William and Margot (Walbrecker) Kessler House, Grosse Pointe Park, Wayne County
Presented by:  Todd Walsh
Moved for Approval:  Radcliff
Seconded:  Knibbe and Chapman
Vote:  8-0
Criteria:  B and C
Level of Significance:  State

Site:  Robert E. and Barbara Schwartz House, Midland, Midland County
Presented by:  Scott Slager
Moved for Approval:  Chapman
Seconded:  Knibbe
Vote:  8-0
Criteria:  C with consideration G
Level of Significance:  State

Site:  Tivadar and Dorothy Balogh House, Plymouth Charter Township, Wayne County
Presented by:  Mollie Olinyk
Moved for Approval:  Ligibel
Seconded:  Gyure
Vote:  8-0
Criteria:  C
Level of Significance:  State

Historic District Study Committee Reports - Amy Arnold

Howell Opera House Historic District, Howell

Central City Historic Business District, Saginaw

Saginaw Central City Historic District, Saginaw

Appeals/Annual Resolution - Scott Grammer
-none-

Dates of Next Meeting
September 13, 2013; January 17, 2014 (tentative)

Adjournment
Radcliff moved adjournment
Staley supported the motion
Vote 8-0
Meeting adjourned at 12:32pm

Prepared by Bethany Berdes