Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Chicken in the hen house: Notes on the preservation front
By Max Brantley
on Tue, Jun 17, 2014 at 11:46 AM
Capitol Zoning District Commission
I note the happy unanimity of staff and advisory committees on a proposal
to build a chicken coop
behind a historic house at 1616 Spring Street.
Chicken farmer Nate Bell,
the bumptious Mena Republican, should be happy about this news. You'll recall he tried to demolish the CZDC in the 2013 legislature as retribution for its strict enforcement of fence-building standards.
The house is owned by Trinity Episcopal Cathedral
. It's used by the Little Rock Preparatory Academ
y, which wants a chicken coop as part of its education program.
Perusing the agenda for this week's