Vote Against Mendacity To Preserve A Brooklyn Heights Skyscraper

On September 13, 2011, the Landmarks Preservation Commission designated the Borough Hall Skyscraper District which is comprised of 21 skyscrapers and tall office buildings in Downtown Brooklyn. The borough’s 26th historic district, the designation celebrates and protects an important core of commercial developments which chart the rise of Brooklyn into an urban center from the […]

December 12, 2011 – Public Design Commission

  Statement of the Historic Districts Council Design Commission Public Hearing 12/12/2011 Re:   Reconstruction of the North Harlem Meer Landscape, Shoreline, and Playground The Historic Districts Council is the citywide non-profit advocate for New York City’s designated historic districts and neighborhoods meriting preservation. HDC is happy to see attention being turned to the northern most […]

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December 6, 2011

Item 5 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN 119285- Block 270, lot 9- 163 State Street – Brooklyn Heights Historic District A Greek Revival style rowhouse built in 1841. Application is to replace paired entrance doors.                   While the LPC’s rowhouse manual is certainly a valuable resource, […]

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