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Holcomb named CHAP executive director

Baltimore City Hall

Eric Holcomb, who has worked for the commission since 1994, will now head the organization that reviews permits for renovations and new development in historic districts.

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CHAP Executive Director Kotarba keeps her job

After nearly two hours in a closed session Monday, members of the Commission for Historical & Architectural Preservation voted down an attempt by the city planning director to fire the group’s director in the wake of several recent clashes over historic preservation in Baltimore.

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CHAP meeting reportedly to sack director

On Monday, the city’s Commission for Historical & Architectural Preservation, or CHAP, will convene in a special meeting at 1 p.m. at City Hall. The first order of business will be to vote to close the meeting to the public.

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Report supports razing Mechanic

A private engineering study has found widespread corrosion in the parking garage beneath the Morris A. Mechanic Theatre due in part to stray electrical currents from subway trains, according to an Owings Mills developer who commissioned the report and has applied to demolish the 45-year-old concrete building.

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City panel set to weigh new designs for Superblock site

New designs for the controversial Superblock development are scheduled to be unveiled next Tuesday before the Baltimore Commission for Historical & Architectural Preservation. The project, a $150 million redevelopment of a decrepit and vacant West Side block, has been under ...

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