HDC@LPC: 2016 Year in Review

HDC’s Public Review Committee is the only group that reviews every single Certificate of Appropriateness application submitted to the LPC.  This is a tremendous task, but keeps HDC on the pulse of all of New York’s historic districts. Our volunteer committee and professional staff examine each proposal with scrutiny, and create intelligent testimony that is read […]

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HDC@LPC – Testimony for December 13, 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 3 1324 Bergen Street – Crown Heights North III Historic District CERTIFICATE OF […]

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East Midtown Rezoning- List of Designated Buildings

Update: The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) voted to calendar 12 buildings in East Midtown The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) voted to designate the Citicorp Center, 601 Lexington Avenue in East Midtown on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 — The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) voted to designate 11 buildings in East Midtown on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 Minnie E. […]

Secret Lives Tour- Morgan Library-psot

225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street December 8, 2016 4pm Pierpont Morgan’s 1906 library is among the great treasures of New York. Deputy Director Brian Regan will give an insider’s look at the Morgan’s splendid architecture, including the designated McKim, Mead & White library and annex and the Renzo Piano expansion, now celebrating its tenth anniversary. […]

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HDC@LPC – Designation and Permit Testimony for Hearing on December 6, 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 1 LP – 2585 BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN 1047 Amsterdam Avenue – Cathedral St. […]

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