HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on January 16, 2018

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 1 811 Walton Avenue – Grand Concourse Historic District CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS, Docket […]

HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on January 23, 2018

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 1 128 Greenpoint Avenue – Greenpoint Historic District CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS, Docket #1918175 […]

2018 Six to Celebrate Launch Party

Come celebrate the new Six to Celebrate! Wednesday, February 8- Metropolitan College of New York Thursday, February 8, 2018 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Metropolitan College of New York  60 West St, New York, NY 10006   Arthur Avenue, The Bronx Elmhurst, Queens Lower West Side, Manhattan Prospect Heights Apartment House District, Brooklyn Westchester Square, The […]

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Trivia Night!

Feb.21, 6:30-9:oo p.m. Please join us for trivia night in SoHo. Prizes will be awarded to the top teams! FREE- Space is limited, registration is required   What do you need? At least 1 team member with an iPhone (iOS 10.0+) Urban Archive App (download here) Schedule 6:30 – 7:00pm: Registration 7:00 – 8:00pm: Trivia! 8:00 […]

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Introducing the 2018 Six to Celebrate!

~These six groups from all five boroughs will be priorities for HDC’s advocacy over a yearlong period~   Six to Celebrate annually identifies six historic NYC neighborhoods that merit preservation. These will be priorities for HDC’s advocacy and consultation over a yearlong period.   Arthur Avenue, The Bronx Arthur Avenue, the long-time home of The […]

HDC@LPC – Testimony for LPC Hearing on January 9, 2018

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 1 855-869 11th Avenue – IRT Powerhouse — Individual Landmark CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS, […]

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Greater Gotham book talk with author Mike Wallace

 The sequel to Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898 FREE- Friday, January 26; 6:00-8:00 p.m. Friday, January 26  6:00-8:00 p.m. Neighborhood Preservation Center – 232 East 11th Street Join HDC and author Mike Wallace for a talk about the his new book, Greater Gotham: A History of New York City from 1898 to 1919, which is a […]

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HDC@LPC: 2017 Year in Review

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

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