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FEMA 106: Deadline for comments this Thursday

Of the almost 500 properties in Orleans Parish for which the owner has requested FEMA-funded demolition, the following short list has been determined by FEMA to be eligible for the National Register. Thus FEMA is accepting comments from the public to identify specific alternatives to demolition for these properties.

612 North Lopez Street, Faubourg St. John, 5th Ward

Public Notice Regarding Historic Review of Privately-Owned Residential Buildings Proposed for Demolition in Orleans Parish, Louisiana – Buildings Eligible for Listing on the National Register

Click the image for more pictures of this house. 612 North Lopez Street

Address: 612 N Lopez St
Owner: Percy Price
Tax Bill: 207202901
Property Description: Sq 417 Lots 1 And 2 N Lopez 35X102 Ea
Planning District: Mid-City
Flood Zone: A3
Damage Assessment
Estimated Flood Depth: 2.5
Flood Duration (days): 12
Damage Report: 82.46%

This property is determined by FEMA to be eligible for the National Register, and FEMA is requesting the aid of the public in identifying alternatives to demolition.

1966-68 North Prieur Street, 7th Ward

Public Notice Regarding Historic Review of Privately-Owned Residential Buildings Proposed for Demolition in Orleans Parish, Louisiana – Buildings Eligible for Listing on the National Register

Click the image for more pictures. 1966-68 North Prieur Street

I spoke to the owner next door and he was aware that this was supposed to be torn down.

1817 Arts Street, Ninth Ward

FEMA Section 106: Public Notice Regarding Historic Review of Privately-Owned Residential Buildings Proposed for Demolition in Orleans Parish, Louisiana – Buildings Eligible for Listing on the National Register

Click the image for more photos. 1817 Arts Street

Address: 1817 Arts St
Owner: Sylvia Mark
Tax Bill: 38W108422
Property Description: Sq 876 Lot 26 Arts 30X123 Sgle 5/Rm A/R
Planning District: Marigny, Bywater, St.

4750 Franklin Avenue, Gentilly, 8th Ward

FEMA Section 106: Public Notice Regarding Historic Review of Privately-Owned Residential Buildings Proposed for Demolition in Orleans Parish, Louisiana – Buildings Eligible for Listing on the National Register

Click the photo for more pictures. 4750 Franklin Avenue

Address: 4750 Franklin Av
Owner: Evelyn Johnson
Tax Bill: 38W404105
Property Description: Gentilly Terrace Sq 40 Lots 16 Thru 18 Franklin 75X128 Sgle/Fr 7/Rm Garage T/R
Planning District: Gentilly
Flood Zone: A7
Damage Assessment
Estimated Flood Depth: 4.5
Flood Duration (days): 13
Damage Report: 63.53%

This property is determined by FEMA to be eligible for the National Register, and FEMA is requesting the aid of the public in identifying alternatives to demolition.

2818-20 Dumaine Street, Esplanade Ridge, 5th Ward

FEMA Section 106
Public Notice Regarding Historic Review of Privately-Owned Residential Buildings Proposed for Demolition in Orleans Parish, Louisiana – Non-Collapsed Buildings Seeking Comment

Click on the image to see more photos. 2818-20 Dumaine Street
National Register Esplanade Ridge Historic District

Creole double.

2752-54 Dumaine Street, Esplanade Ridge, 5th Ward

FEMA Section 106
Public Notice Regarding Historic Review of Privately-Owned Residential Buildings Proposed for Demolition in Orleans Parish, Louisiana – Non-Collapsed Buildings Seeking Comment

Click on the image to see more photos. 2752-54 Dumaine Street
National Register Esplanade Ridge Historic District

Creole double.

717 Deslonde Street, Holy Cross, 9th Ward

FEMA Section 106
Public Notice Regarding Historic Review of Privately-Owned Residential Buildings Proposed for Demolition in Orleans Parish, Louisiana – Non-Collapsed Buildings Seeking Comment

Status: Saved. PRC renovation.

6212 Burgundy Street, Holy Cross, 9th Ward

FEMA Section 106
Public Notice Regarding Historic Review of Privately-Owned Residential Buildings Proposed for Demolition in Orleans Parish, Louisiana – Non-Collapsed Buildings Seeking Comment

Click the image for more pictures. 6212 Burgundy Street
National Register, Holy Cross Historic District

This Creole cottage is listed on the PRC “Actively For Sale” page as SOLD.

603 Tricou Street, Holy Cross, 9th Ward

FEMA Section 106
Public Notice Regarding Historic Review of Privately-Owned Residential Buildings Proposed for Demolition in Orleans Parish, Louisiana – Non-Collapsed Buildings Seeking Comment

Click the image for more pictures. 603 Tricou Street
National Register, Holy Cross Historic District

Holy Cross shotgun with brick piers and some exterior siding damage.