Bay Ridge Art Deco Tour!

Explore stunning Art Deco and much much more in beautiful Bay Ridge on Saturday, July 15 at 3 pm Saturday, July 15 3 pm    Join us on a sail from the Wall Street area to the Brooklyn neighborhood that hugs the harbor, Bay Ridge; with its sweeping views of Lower Manhattan, Staten Island and […]

HDC Testimony for LPC Hearing on June 27, 2017

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 1 841-847 St. Nicholas Avenue – Hamilton Heights/Sugar Hill Northwest Historic District CERTIFICATE […]

HDC Testimony for LPC Hearing on June 20, 2017

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 2 Pierrepont Street – Brooklyn Heights Historic District CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS, Docket […]

Mott Haven Tour

FREE-Explore the Historic South Bronx – Sunday, July 9th, 1:00pm; meet at 138th Street & Alexander Ave Time: 1PM Date: July 9th Start location: 138th Street & Alexander Ave Come and enjoy a free guided walking tour of Mott Haven -a 2017 Six to Celebrate award recipient. On this tour you will visit three historic districts […]

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HDC Testimony for LPC Hearing on June 13, 2017

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 1 577 Vanderbilt Avenue – Prospect Heights Historic District CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS, Docket […]

East Midtown Rezoning-Sign Our Support Letter

Please participate in our email advocacy alert to address the remaining E. Midtown eligible buildings    The Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) has recently designated 12 individual buildings in the proposed rezoning area of East Midtown.12 protected buildings is wonderful but, based on the Final Environmental Impact Statement the LPC has identified an additional 30 landmark-eligible buildings within the rezoning area […]

Staten Island Preservation Forum

FREE- Walking tour with Francis Morrone with a reception at the Alice Austen House! June, 29 Thursday, June 29, 2017 Alice Austen House Museum  3pm Join HDC on Staten Island for a tour of a remarkable neighborhood and a discussion of preservation issues on the island. Despite Staten Island’s long and fascinating history, the borough […]

HDC Is Seeking A New Development Director

The Historic Districts Council (HDC) is the citywide advocate for New York’s historic neighborhoods. HDC is dedicated to preserving the significant historic neighborhoods, buildings and public spaces in New York City, defending the integrity of New York City’s Landmarks Law, and furthering the preservation ethic. HDC is seeking to hire a full-time Director of Development. This […]

HDC Testimony for LPC Hearing on June 6, 2017

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 1 202 Guernsey Street – Greenpoint Historic District CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS, Docket #Q10195 […]

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