Landmarks Commission Meeting
Landmarks Commission
4 items Thu, Jul 21, 2022 at 5:30pm
∙ Agenda item 3 of 4
∙ Case: CLGR22/13
Demolition at 735 S Kansas Avenue
The applicant is requesting a review under Kansas State Historic Preservation Law for the demolition of the structure located at 735 S. Kansas Avenue. Removal of this building (without replacement in-kind) would remove the street-walls along both SW 8th Street and S. Kansas Avenue, and would also damage the massing, sizing, and scale of development within the surrounding historic district. This building is listed as a non-contributing property within the nomination of the South Kansas Avenue Commercial Historic District.


5 CLGR22-13 State Law Review Report (demo) ( 0.3 MB )
6U Helzberg Diamond Historical Info ( 0.9 MB )
7 735 S KS - Struct Assess ( 0.18 MB )
8R 735 S. Kansas photos ( 0.87 MB )
Staff's Recommendation
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Planning Staff recommends to the Topeka Landmarks Commission a finding that the proposed demolition of the building located at 735 S. Kansas Avenue will damage or destroy the historic character or the historic integrity of this property and the historic integrity of the surrounding South Kansas Avenue Commercial Historic District
Public Comments
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