HDC@LPC – June 4, 2013

Item 19 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN 131235- Block 1147, lot 19- 125 West 75th Street – Upper West Side/Central Park West Historic District A Renaissance  Revival style rowhouse designed by Neville & Bagge and built in 1893-94. Application is to alter the areaway and install new walls and railings HDC finds that the […]

E-BULLETIN- Postponed-Coffee Talk; Fun- World Fair Screening, 6TC Bike Tour; Important- City Council Meeting for Flushing Meadows Corona Park

 E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL May 2013, Volume 10, Number 9             Thank You to everyone who made the Grassroots Preservation Awards 2013 an AMAZING event! We could not have done it with your help and support!  Special thanks especially to the Village Community School and its architect Leo Blackman for hosting us […]

Six To Celebrate Neighborhood Lower East Side/East Village- New York Neon Book Talk

    A History of Neon Signage in NYC’s Lower East Side A lecture by Thomas Rinaldi, author of New York Neon Sponsored by Lower East Side Preservation Initiative and Historic Districts Council Starting in the early 20th century, the muted palette of the Lower East Side’s brick, stone and terra cotta commercial streetscapes began to […]

E-BULLETIN- Celebrating Bialystoker’s designation as an Individual Landmark and the Calendering of The South Village HD

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL May 2013, Volume 10, Number 8 Bialystoker has been Designated!!! Thanks to the hard work of the Friends of the Lower East Side, on Tuesday May 21, 2013 the Landmarks Preservation Commission voted unanimously to designate The Bialystoker Center and Home for the Aged as an individual landmark. The […]

WORLD FAIR –Documentary and Discussion

WORLD FAIR – A documentary and discussion with the filmmaker and a special guest historian Wednesday – June 12th  at the Neighborhood Preservation Center 232 East 11th Street 6-7:30pm Cost: $5 – Space is limited and you must rsvp for the event VIEW a trailer of the film on their website HERE! Description: WORLD FAIR is a new documentary film […]

Six To Celebrate 2011- 24th Annual Mount Morris Park House Tour

 HARLEM’S HISTORIC MOUNT MORRIS PARK NEIGHBORHOOD TO HOST 24th ANNUAL MOUNT MORRIS PARK HOUSE TOUR Mount Morris Park Community Improvement Association Presents Tour Highlighting Neighborhood’s Architectural, Artistic and Authentic Details  HARLEM, New York – May 13, 2013 — Manhattanites and visitors are invited to explore the details that define Harlem’s historic Mount Morris Park neighborhood […]

E-BULLETIN-Come Get A Taste of New Amsterdam Market At This Years Grassroots Awards!!

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL May 2013, Volume 10, Number 7   Historic Districts Council 2013 Grassroots Preservation Awards and Annual Preservation Party Date: Thursday May 23, 2013 Location: Village Community School, 272 W 10th St  New York, NY 10014 Time: 6:30 pm Click here to read more or purchase tickets!! Highlighted 2013 Grassroots Awards Recipient: Robert LaValva – New […]

Preservation in the Public Realm – Fine Arts Federation Meeting, May 30

View as PDF here:  FAFNY Annual Meeting 2013 Featuring two Lamdmarks Lions – Kent Barwick and Tom Pike!

HDC@LPC – May 21, 2013

Item 5 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN 132526- Block 307, lot 2- 277 Clinton Street – Cobble Hill Historic District A Greek Revival style rowhouse built c. 1847. Application is to excavate the cellar. Little information was available at public review regarding foundation depths of neighbors and other details needed when considering the excavation […]

E-BULLETIN- MidCentury architecture panel & Rally to Save Mary Help of Christians Church!!

  E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL May 2013, Volume 10, Number 6 Date: Tuesday, May 21 Time: 5:00 PM Location: 641 Avenue of the Americas, 8th Floor To RSVP for the event please contact: abobman@cookfox.com  by 5/17 *note: if you are unable to make it by 5pm you can arrive at 5:30 for the second half of the […]

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