Secret Lives Tour: Church of the Intercession and Trinity Cemetery

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 11 AM – 1 PM Historic Districts Council will host an exclusive tour of Church of the Intercession and Trinity Cemetery on Wednesday, October 28 from 11am-1pm. Celebrate Halloween early with an excursion uptown to Manhattan’s last active cemetery and a neighboring Gothic Revival church, both at the border of Hamilton […]

HDC@LPC Testimony for LPC Hearing on October 27, 2015

HDC regularly reviews every public proposal affecting Individual Landmarks and buildings within Historic Districts in New York City, and when needed, we comment on them. Our testimony for the latest items to be presented at the Landmarks Preservation Commission is below.   Item 1 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF Brooklyn 173234- Block 2457, lot 28 […]

HDC Designation Testimony for Backlog95 Hearing – October 22, 2015

The NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission has scheduled four “special hearings” this fall to consider 95 proposed landmarks that have been on the agency’s calendar for five years or more.  Back in November 2014, the LPC attempted to “de-calendar” all of these items, but since agreed to let the public weigh in.  Below is HDC’s testimony […]

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Continuing Education: The Landmarks Preservation Commission Process

Sharpen your skills with our team of seasoned professionals | Tuesday, October 20, 2015 10:00 am-12:00 pm Neighborhood Preservation Center, 232 East 11th Street 10003 The Historic Districts Council is pleased to host a Continuing Education panel on the Landmarks Preservation Commission Process. Daniel Allen, HDC President and principal at CTA Architects and William Neeley staff […]

Pride of Lions Biographies

Lisa Ackerman (2007): Lisa has longtime roots in international preservation, art history and grant-making.  She is an internationally-known expert in heritage conservation in Europe and the Middle East. Full Bio Lisa Ackerman was named Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of World Monuments Fund in 2007. Previously Ms. Ackerman served as Executive Vice President […]

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HDC@LPC Testimony for LPC Hearing on October 20, 2015

HDC regularly reviews every public proposal affecting Individual Landmarks and buildings within Historic Districts in New York City, and when needed, we comment on them. Our testimony for the latest items to be presented at the Landmarks Preservation Commission is below.   Item 17 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF Manhattan 168487 – Block 545, lot […]

Continuing Education – Stone Restoration Class

Hands-on stone restoration class 2 LU/HSW AIA credits | Thursday, October 15, 2015 12:00 pm- 2:00 pm Join HDC at A. Ottavino Corporation for a special stone restoration and conservation class! This continuing education class provide an overview and history of the stone industry and demonstrations of stone carving. Attendees will learn how stone reacts in varying […]

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HDC Testimony for LPC Hearing on October 13, 2015

HDC regularly reviews every public proposal affecting Individual Landmarks and buildings within Historic Districts in New York City, and when needed, we comment on them. Our testimony for the latest items to be presented at the Landmarks Preservation Commission is below.   Item 4 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF Brooklyn 174063- Block 238, lot 1- […]

HDC Designation Testimony for Backlog95 Hearing – October 8, 2015

The NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission has scheduled four “special hearings” this fall to consider 95 proposed landmarks that have been on the agency’s calendar for five years or more.  Back in November 2014, the LPC attempted to “de-calendar” all of these items, but since agreed to let the public weigh in.  Below is HDC’s testimony […]

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