COOPERSTOWN – The Dunkin Donuts/Baskin Robbins co-branded outlet and Main and Walnut is on the Historic Preservation & Architectural Review Board agenda at 5 p.m. today, where representatives from Bohler Engineering, retained by Dunkin Brands Inc., will present on the proposed project. The H-PARB meets in the trustees’ meeting room on the lower floor of 22 Main St.
COOPERSTOWN – Citing public outcry against the destruction of one of the oldest houses on Fair Street, Teresa Drerup, Altonview Architects, withdrew the demolition application just moments ago from the agenda of the village’s Historic Preservation & Architectural Review Board.
Drerup is also HPARB chair, although she recused herself on this application.
“The main function of our board is historic preservation,” said HPARB vice chair Roger MacMillan, who took the call from Drerup just after 2 p.m. “There was an awful lot of public sentiment about tearing down this house, and it would have never flown.”
COOPERSTOWN – A special meeting of the village’s Historic Preservation & Architectural Review Board is to review an application to demolish a home at 76 Fair St. is planned for 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4.
Also, an applicant is seeking to demolish a shed at 18 Cooper Place.