Letter from Assembly Member Daniel J. O’Donnell – Designate Morningside Heights

Dear Neighbor, Did you know that historic Morningside Heights is not protected? For the past 20 years the Morningside Heights Historic District Committee and I have called on the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) to give Morningside Heights historic designation. A historic district would protect our neighborhood’s architectural history and sense of place that so many […]

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HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on May 24, 2016

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 2 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN 175212 – Block 2099, lot 20 […]

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2016 Grassroots Awards and Preservation Party Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 2016 Contact: Simeon Bankoff; Executive Director 212-614-9107 ext. 12 HDC HONORS NEIGHBORHOOD ORGANIZATIONS AND ACTIVISTS WITH ANNUAL GRASSROOTS PRESERVATION AWARDS NEW YORK, NY – The Historic Districts Council (HDC) will present its annual Grassroots Preservation Awards to five organizations and individuals on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at Saint Mark’s Church in-the-Bowery, […]

HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on May 17, 2016

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 2 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN 179343 – Block 1083, lot […]

East Midtown Rezoning- List of Calendared Buildings

Update: The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) voted to calendar 12 buildings in East Midtown   The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) voted on May 10, 2016 to calendar 7 buildings in East Midtown, bringing the total number of calendared properties in the area to 12. The other 5 buildings were calendared in 2013, after the city […]

Proposed East Midtown Rezoning

Update: The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) voted to calendar 12 buildings in East Midtown Update: The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) voted on May 10, 2016 to calendar 7 buildings in East Midtown, bringing the total number of calendared properties in the area to 12. The other 5 buildings were calendared in 2013, after the city […]

HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on May 3, 2016

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 2 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN 180771- Block 190, lot 38- 247 […]

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