439 East 1st - MCCD wants to DEMO

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439 East 1st - MCCD wants to DEMO

Post by JaxUnicorn » Mon Nov 02, 2015 11:32 am

See this thread for details: http://www.metrojacksonville.com/forum/ ... 526.0.html

Case recap:
1st E 439 Case Recap 2015-11-02.pdf
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Engineer Letter:
1st E 439 Engineer Report 2015-09-30.pdf
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There are many photos from Code Enforcement. I've attached a collage here:
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I also find it odd there are photos "missing". For example, where is Photo 010 on 07/13/15?
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Re: 439 East 1st - MCCD wants to DEMO

Post by JaxUnicorn » Mon Nov 02, 2015 11:37 am

In addition, back taxes are owed and a Tax Deed has been applied for by the Certificate Holder, TLGFY, LLC.
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Re: 439 East 1st - MCCD wants to DEMO

Post by JaxUnicorn » Wed Dec 02, 2015 1:48 pm

MCCD has filed a formal COA to demolish this home. 15-913 will be heard at the December 9, 2015 HPC meeting.

I also reached out to Robin Lumb to see if he could offer some assistance in saving the home.

The owner is an LLC now dissolved. The owner of the LLC (Clifton Higbee) sadly passed away on November 20th. I'm waiting for someone to call me back regarding his estate. I also reached out to the company who has filed for a Tax Deed (TGLFY, LLC) to see if they may want to intervene to protect their investment. Sadly, they do not to anything until title is conveyed.

We need to be at the December HPC meeting to oppose this demolition.
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Re: 439 East 1st - MCCD wants to DEMO

Post by JaxUnicorn » Tue Dec 08, 2015 1:10 pm

The Urban Core CPAC has issued a letter opposing the demolition of this property and supporting HPC's October 2015 recommendation to remove the back porch and stabilize the rest of the structure. I've attached the letter here.
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Re: 439 East 1st - MCCD wants to DEMO

Post by movedsouth » Tue Dec 08, 2015 3:47 pm

here are some pictures of the roof: https://www.icloud.com/sharedalbum/#B0YGWZuqDGVpHqR

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Re: 439 East 1st - MCCD wants to DEMO

Post by JaxUnicorn » Thu Dec 10, 2015 11:24 am

The HPC voted unanimously at last night's meeting to approve the removal of the back porch ONLY. Thank you to ALL who were there, wrote letters/emails and provided other support. So glad the Commission did the right thing!
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